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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 38 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.33% 2.75% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.05% 7.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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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
99 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 26.40% 37.61% 46.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 48 27
Average daily rate £475 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £100 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £623 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) QEMU
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) XenApp
4 5 (38.46%) OpenStack
4 5 (38.46%) KVM
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (15.38%) XenServer
7 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (38.46%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Junior
2 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Servlets
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Server Building
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) QEMU
2 5 (38.46%) KVM
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (15.38%) XenServer
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) Toshiba
4 2 (15.38%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) HP