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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 31 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.57% 8.41% 10.29%
As % of the Vendors category 11.57% 19.42% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £220 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £495 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £37.45 £16.75 £34.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.58% -50.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.49 £16.15 £27.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.41 £19.80 £40.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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
268 139 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.11% 43.30% 53.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 80 116
Average daily rate £375 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £160 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 25
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.01 £15.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £21.00 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -2 13 £394 -1.56% 3
Gatwick -13 5 £300 +3.00% 4
Worthing - 2 £225 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £350 - 3
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 58 (95.08%) Windows
2 41 (67.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (67.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (65.57%) Active Directory
4 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
6 28 (45.90%) DNS
7 27 (44.26%) SAN
8 26 (42.62%) ITIL
9 25 (40.98%) SCCM
9 25 (40.98%) Hyper-V
10 24 (39.34%) MS Exchange
11 22 (36.07%) DHCP
11 22 (36.07%) HP
12 18 (29.51%) IIS
12 18 (29.51%) Clustering
13 16 (26.23%) SQL
13 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (24.59%) PowerShell
15 12 (19.67%) Finance
15 12 (19.67%) Migration
15 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
15 12 (19.67%) Citrix
15 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (19.67%) MCP
16 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
16 11 (18.03%) Office 365
17 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (16.39%) vSphere
17 10 (16.39%) Linux

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 24 (39.34%) MS Exchange
2 18 (29.51%) IIS
3 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
6 6 (9.84%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.28%) Lync
7 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) IaaS
2 5 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) DNS
2 27 (44.26%) SAN
3 22 (36.07%) DHCP
4 9 (14.75%) VPN
5 8 (13.11%) VLAN
6 6 (9.84%) Firewall
7 5 (8.20%) Internet
7 5 (8.20%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.64%) NAS
9 1 (1.64%) DMZ
9 1 (1.64%) MPLS
9 1 (1.64%) LAN
9 1 (1.64%) PBX
9 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Mockito
1 1 (1.64%) MSI
1 1 (1.64%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.64%) Ant
1 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Back Office
3 4 (6.56%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (19.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Server Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Server Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.64%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Clustering
2 5 (8.20%) PKI
3 4 (6.56%) Private Cloud
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) BYOD
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) iSeries
6 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 58 (95.08%) Windows
2 41 (67.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (16.39%) Linux
6 8 (13.11%) UNIX
6 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.84%) HPUX
8 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Migration
2 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (8.20%) Change Management
3 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
3 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.56%) Server Building
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.28%) SDLC
7 1 (1.64%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.64%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.64%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) Python
3 1 (1.64%) VBScript
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (19.67%) MCP
2 10 (16.39%) MCSE
3 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.84%) MCSA
6 3 (4.92%) CCNP
6 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 2 (3.28%) CCA
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.64%) MCITP
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) PMBOK
System Software
1 41 (67.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (65.57%) Active Directory
3 25 (40.98%) Hyper-V
4 10 (16.39%) vSphere
5 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX
6 7 (11.48%) UAG
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.28%) XenApp
7 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.64%) VMware GSX
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (40.98%) SCCM
2 9 (14.75%) SCOM
3 7 (11.48%) SCSM
3 7 (11.48%) WSUS
4 5 (8.20%) SCVMM
5 4 (6.56%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.92%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.64%) MOM
7 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) HP
3 12 (19.67%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) Cisco
5 7 (11.48%) Dell
6 5 (8.20%) IBM
6 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.92%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) Veritas
8 1 (1.64%) CommVault
8 1 (1.64%) Sophos
8 1 (1.64%) AppSense