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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 38 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.92% 5.59% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 11.21% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 14
Average daily rate £440 £388 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.54% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £475 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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
219 232 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 46.79% 49.89% 49.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 146 96
Average daily rate £371 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
Average hourly rate £31.25 £15.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.91% -33.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 3 £490 -
Crawley -6 2 £413 +37.50% 3
East Grinstead - 2 £448 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) ITIL
4 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) Citrix
6 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
7 11 (37.93%) WAN
7 11 (37.93%) DNS
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (31.03%) DHCP
9 9 (31.03%) LAN
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) Linux
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (24.14%) FTP
11 7 (24.14%) CCNP
11 7 (24.14%) CCNA
11 7 (24.14%) SAN
11 7 (24.14%) NetApp
11 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
12 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
12 6 (20.69%) VPN
12 6 (20.69%) SMTP
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (20.69%) CCENT
12 6 (20.69%) Windows 7

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
1 11 (37.93%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
2 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) LAN
2 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (24.14%) FTP
4 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 6 (20.69%) SMTP
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 3 (10.34%) ADSL
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (10.34%) IPsec
7 2 (6.90%) tcpdump
7 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 2 (6.90%) VPLS
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
7 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Check Point Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Check Point Support
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall Support
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 4 (13.79%) Network Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Network Support
4 4 (13.79%) Network Support Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Support
5 3 (10.34%) Operational Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) BYOD
3 2 (6.90%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.90%) iSeries
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Unix
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (10.34%) Process Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CCNA
1 7 (24.14%) CCNP
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCENT
3 4 (13.79%) CCSA
3 4 (13.79%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.34%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CCSE
5 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) XenApp
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.90%) vCloud
5 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.45%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Citrix
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) NetApp
5 6 (20.69%) Aruba
5 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) Lotus
6 2 (6.90%) Qualys
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.45%) Panasonic
7 1 (3.45%) Sophos