The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 27 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.02% 1.31% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 9.70% 3.45% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.16%
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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 Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
134 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 62.04% 37.91% 59.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 32 28
Average daily rate £400 £305 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +17.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 26 November 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) F5
4 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) Citrix
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
7 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Android
8 5 (26.32%) CESG
8 5 (26.32%) PKI
8 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
8 5 (26.32%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
8 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Phone
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) IIS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Documentum
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Lync
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) BODI
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (26.32%) CESG
2 5 (26.32%) PKI
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Android
6 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Phone
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
7 4 (21.05%) HPUX
8 3 (15.79%) UNIX
9 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
9 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
10 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) CAFM
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) Firmware
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) F5
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Compuware
6 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
7 3 (15.79%) Sophos
8 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
8 2 (10.53%) Draytek
9 1 (5.26%) Veeam
9 1 (5.26%) Becrypt
9 1 (5.26%) SAP
9 1 (5.26%) Symantec
9 1 (5.26%) McAfee
9 1 (5.26%) EMC
9 1 (5.26%) Adobe
9 1 (5.26%) Avaya