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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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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 Wakefield region.

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 55.00% 50.00% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £275 £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £10.30 £12.13 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +31.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) HP