The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.19% 1.94% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 5.00% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£170 - £266
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Vendors Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 46.81% 38.83% 58.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 34
Average daily rate £250 £419 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +10.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £267 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.04 £13.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% +4.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) OpenSSH
2 1 (25.00%) VCDX
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) VCDX
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) OpenSSH
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (25.00%) Rsyslog
1 1 (25.00%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (25.00%) Polycom
1 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm