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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 6 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.70% 3.57% -
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£219 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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
11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 47.83% 28.57% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £225 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.29% -12.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £10.30 £9.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -17.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) HP