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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 38 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.69% 9.54% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 17.19% 19.23% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 15
Average daily rate
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£363 £238 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -31.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £378 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £24.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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
221 182 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 44.74% 49.59% 48.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 114 118
Average daily rate £375 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £155 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.88 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.49 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +7 14 £387 +72.11% 1
Gatwick -2 6 - -
Worthing -11 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 £350 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 73 (90.12%) Windows
2 62 (76.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (69.14%) Active Directory
4 53 (65.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (53.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (51.85%) DNS
7 38 (46.91%) Microsoft
8 34 (41.98%) DHCP
9 32 (39.51%) ITIL
10 30 (37.04%) SAN
11 26 (32.10%) HP
11 26 (32.10%) Hyper-V
11 26 (32.10%) PowerShell
12 25 (30.86%) SCCM
13 22 (27.16%) IIS
13 22 (27.16%) SQL
14 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
14 20 (24.69%) Clustering
15 19 (23.46%) Finance
15 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (22.22%) Migration
17 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
17 15 (18.52%) Windows 7
18 13 (16.05%) vSphere
18 13 (16.05%) Linux
18 13 (16.05%) VPN
19 12 (14.81%) Citrix
19 12 (14.81%) Cisco
19 12 (14.81%) Configuration Management
19 12 (14.81%) Office 365

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (27.16%) IIS
2 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.70%) Lync
8 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Office
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Office 365
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.41%) IaaS
4 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.47%) SaaS
5 2 (2.47%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.85%) DNS
2 34 (41.98%) DHCP
3 30 (37.04%) SAN
4 13 (16.05%) VPN
5 10 (12.35%) VLAN
6 9 (11.11%) Firewall
7 8 (9.88%) LAN
8 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
9 6 (7.41%) Internet
9 6 (7.41%) WAN
10 4 (4.94%) SMTP
10 4 (4.94%) Ethernet
10 4 (4.94%) FTP
10 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (4.94%) IPsec
10 4 (4.94%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.94%) tcpdump
10 4 (4.94%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.23%) SQLite
5 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.23%) Mockito
2 1 (1.23%) Ant
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.23%) MSI
2 1 (1.23%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Back Office
3 9 (11.11%) Online Betting
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 12 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) Server Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Administrator
10 5 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.17%) Network Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Server Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Manager
12 3 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) COM+
1 2 (2.47%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) XML
2 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.23%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Clustering
2 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.17%) PKI
4 4 (4.94%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.47%) BYOD
6 2 (2.47%) iSeries
7 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (90.12%) Windows
2 53 (65.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (53.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (18.52%) Windows 7
6 13 (16.05%) Linux
7 11 (13.58%) UNIX
8 6 (7.41%) HPUX
9 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) ITIL
2 18 (22.22%) Migration
3 12 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 11 (13.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (7.41%) Server Building
5 6 (7.41%) Change Management
5 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.94%) Project Management
8 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.70%) SDLC
8 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.47%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) PowerShell
2 22 (27.16%) SQL
3 2 (2.47%) C
4 1 (1.23%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) VBScript
4 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) MCP
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) MCSE
3 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.17%) MCSA
6 4 (4.94%) CCSE
6 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.94%) CCENT
7 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.70%) Degree
8 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.47%) CCNP
8 2 (2.47%) CCNA
8 2 (2.47%) CCA
9 1 (1.23%) MCITP
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (76.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (69.14%) Active Directory
3 26 (32.10%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.05%) vSphere
5 8 (9.88%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.70%) UAG
7 3 (3.70%) XenApp
7 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.47%) VirtualBox
8 2 (2.47%) vCloud
8 2 (2.47%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.23%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) SCCM
2 10 (12.35%) WSUS
3 8 (9.88%) SCOM
4 7 (8.64%) SCSM
5 6 (7.41%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.47%) Cacti
6 2 (2.47%) vMotion
6 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.10%) HP
3 12 (14.81%) Citrix
3 12 (14.81%) Cisco
4 7 (8.64%) Dell
5 6 (7.41%) IBM
6 5 (6.17%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.94%) Juniper
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.94%) Aruba
8 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.70%) Sun
8 3 (3.70%) NetApp
8 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
8 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.47%) EMC
9 2 (2.47%) Qualys
10 1 (1.23%) Sophos
10 1 (1.23%) Toshiba