The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank - 5 8
Contract jobs citing VMware 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 14.29% 3.33%
As % of the Vendors category - 25.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
VMware
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 46.43% 57.14% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate £210 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £375 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.30 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.77% -6.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

VMware
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec