The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 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 Warrington 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.53% 2.58% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 8.96% 4.60% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £350 £343 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £324
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 87 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 39.41% 56.13% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 17
Average daily rate £397 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.77% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £271 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £525 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
VMware
Cheshire

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 8 (72.73%) Citrix
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 4 (36.36%) McAfee
5 4 (36.36%) Sophos
5 4 (36.36%) Adobe
5 4 (36.36%) CA
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (36.36%) Becrypt
5 4 (36.36%) Validation
5 4 (36.36%) Veeam
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Solaris
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 4 (36.36%) McAfee
4 4 (36.36%) Sophos
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe
4 4 (36.36%) CA
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Becrypt
4 4 (36.36%) Veeam
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco