The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Uxbridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 19 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.14% 0.91% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 1.75% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 53.57% 51.82% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 43
Average daily rate £345 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £345 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
VMware
London

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Uxbridge region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Uxbridge region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Law
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Xen
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) KVM
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (20.00%) Solaris
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Compaq
7 2 (20.00%) Intel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Extranet
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Xen
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Compaq
4 2 (20.00%) Intel
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR