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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 37 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.96% 7.76% 10.28%
As % of the Vendors category 6.28% 15.72% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +18.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £216 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £428 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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
207 159 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.15% 49.38% 47.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 86 140
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £201 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 10
Average hourly rate £15.25 £23.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.69% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.90 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 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 January 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 -9 3 £388 -4.90% 3
Worthing -13 1 - - 3
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 12 (46.15%) Citrix
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (34.62%) MCSE
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
9 6 (23.08%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) DHCP
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) SCCM
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
11 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
11 4 (15.38%) MCP
11 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
11 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (15.38%) vSphere

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
1 3 (11.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) DHCP
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) SNMP
4 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) PBX
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
1 1 (3.85%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Database Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) PKI
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (7.69%) UNIX
7 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (34.62%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) MCP
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) MCSA
4 3 (11.54%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) UAG
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
5 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware GSX
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.85%) MOM
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.54%) IBM
7 2 (7.69%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) AppSense
8 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.85%) Intel
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Sophos
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Veritas
8 1 (3.85%) CommVault
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) F5