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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.94% - 4.80%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% - 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£175 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
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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
85 56 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 41.67% 49.12% 49.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 29 32
Average daily rate £345 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £280 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £432 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £8.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +1.57%

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 3 September 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Sophos
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (45.00%) Becrypt
6 9 (45.00%) Veeam
6 9 (45.00%) Symantec
6 9 (45.00%) McAfee
6 9 (45.00%) CA
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) Adobe
6 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (45.00%) SAP
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) MS Office
8 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (30.00%) Validation
8 6 (30.00%) SonicWALL
8 6 (30.00%) Draytek
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Validation
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Sophos
4 9 (45.00%) Becrypt
4 9 (45.00%) Veeam
4 9 (45.00%) Symantec
4 9 (45.00%) McAfee
4 9 (45.00%) CA
4 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (45.00%) Adobe
4 9 (45.00%) SAP
5 6 (30.00%) SonicWALL
5 6 (30.00%) Draytek