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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 18 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.12% 5.04% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 15.08% 10.87% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 7
Average daily rate
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£269 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.27% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £333 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £652 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.21 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.53% +10.46%
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
179 184 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.23% 46.35% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 118 95
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 4
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -44.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £12.44 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £24.28 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Gatwick -2 6 £363 -28.88%
Crawley +5 5 £238 -42.07% 6
Worthing -7 2 £163 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £450 -
Chichester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Horsham - - - -
Littlehampton - - - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 42 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (55.36%) MS Exchange
4 31 (55.36%) Citrix
5 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
6 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (39.29%) ITIL
8 21 (37.50%) Linux
9 19 (33.93%) SCCM
10 17 (30.36%) DHCP
10 17 (30.36%) DNS
10 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (28.57%) SAN
11 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
12 13 (23.21%) MCSE
12 13 (23.21%) MCSA
13 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
13 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
13 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (19.64%) IIS
14 11 (19.64%) MCP
14 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
14 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (19.64%) Internet
14 11 (19.64%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (19.64%) PKI
14 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (55.36%) MS Exchange
2 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (19.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (19.64%) IIS
3 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (19.64%) Office 365
2 11 (19.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) DHCP
1 17 (30.36%) DNS
2 16 (28.57%) SAN
3 11 (19.64%) Internet
3 11 (19.64%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (16.07%) WAN
4 9 (16.07%) LAN
5 5 (8.93%) Firewall
6 4 (7.14%) MPLS
6 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 3 (5.36%) VLAN
7 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.57%) Network Security
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
9 1 (1.79%) DMZ
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Consultant
4 4 (7.14%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) IT Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) PKI
2 3 (5.36%) Replication
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (37.50%) Linux
5 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) UNIX
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.57%) VMS
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) ITIL
2 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 7 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.36%) Service Management
7 3 (5.36%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Network Management
8 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.57%) Security Management
8 2 (3.57%) Budget Control
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.79%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.21%) MCSE
2 13 (23.21%) MCSA
3 11 (19.64%) MCP
4 5 (8.93%) MCITP
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.36%) CCNP
6 3 (5.36%) MCTS
7 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.57%) CCNA
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.79%) Degree
8 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) vSphere
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.86%) UAG
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Citrix
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 10 (17.86%) Cisco
5 8 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) Veeam
8 1 (1.79%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper