The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 22 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.70% 4.51% 3.99%
As % of the Vendors category 12.27% 9.84% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.23% +47.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £316 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £23.21 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
VMware
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 183 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 46.44% 45.86% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 107 117
Average daily rate £310 £393 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.01% +20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.43 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £26.75 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 6 £250 -41.69% 6
Worthing -4 3 £163 -
Gatwick -5 2 £356 -
East Grinstead - 2 £271 -
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Chichester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Littlehampton - - - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 34 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (57.41%) MS Exchange
5 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 27 (50.00%) Citrix
7 24 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (37.04%) Linux
9 20 (37.04%) ITIL
10 19 (35.19%) SCCM
11 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (31.48%) DHCP
12 17 (31.48%) DNS
12 17 (31.48%) SAN
13 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
14 14 (25.93%) MCSE
15 13 (24.07%) MCSA
16 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
16 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (22.22%) Migration
16 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (20.37%) IaaS
17 11 (20.37%) Office 365
17 11 (20.37%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (20.37%) PKI
17 11 (20.37%) Internet

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 31 (57.41%) MS Exchange
2 24 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
3 11 (20.37%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.37%) IaaS
2 11 (20.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DHCP
1 17 (31.48%) DNS
1 17 (31.48%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (20.37%) Internet
3 8 (14.81%) LAN
3 8 (14.81%) WAN
4 6 (11.11%) Firewall
5 4 (7.41%) MPLS
5 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.56%) VLAN
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
7 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.85%) DMZ
8 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) PKI
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Replication
3 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.70%) PMI
4 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 34 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (37.04%) Linux
5 11 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 5 (9.26%) UNIX
9 4 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.70%) VMS
10 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 12 (22.22%) Migration
4 6 (11.11%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Security Management
7 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) Budget Control
7 2 (3.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.93%) MCSE
3 13 (24.07%) MCSA
4 11 (20.37%) MCP
5 5 (9.26%) MCITP
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.56%) MCTS
7 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.56%) CCNP
8 2 (3.70%) CCNA
8 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
8 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) UAG
4 9 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (35.19%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.00%) Citrix
3 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) NetApp
6 5 (9.26%) EMC
7 3 (5.56%) HP
8 2 (3.70%) Dell
8 2 (3.70%) Juniper
8 2 (3.70%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) Veeam
9 1 (1.85%) F5
9 1 (1.85%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint