The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wiltshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 34 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.99% 3.33% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 8.82% 7.22% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
306 263 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.20% 46.06% 50.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 170 164
Average daily rate £413 £401 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 26
Average hourly rate £20.06 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
VMware
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VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wiltshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wiltshire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(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
Swindon -9 6 £238 -30.65% 3
Chippenham +3 2 £413 +150.00% 1
Salisbury -6 2 £356 -
Corsham - - - -
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VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
3 25 (55.56%) HP
4 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
6 18 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 17 (37.78%) Linux
7 17 (37.78%) ITIL
7 17 (37.78%) Symantec
8 16 (35.56%) Firewall
8 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (31.11%) DNS
9 14 (31.11%) DHCP
9 14 (31.11%) NetBackup
9 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (28.89%) HP SIM
10 13 (28.89%) SLA
10 13 (28.89%) Cisco
10 13 (28.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 10 (22.22%) 3PAR
11 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (20.00%) SCOM
12 9 (20.00%) vSphere
12 9 (20.00%) Citrix
13 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
13 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
13 8 (17.78%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) Firewall
2 14 (31.11%) DHCP
2 14 (31.11%) DNS
3 7 (15.56%) VPN
4 5 (11.11%) SAN
5 3 (6.67%) SSH
6 2 (4.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.22%) FTP
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) WAN
7 1 (2.22%) NAS
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Administrator
2 16 (35.56%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Storage Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Designer
6 3 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (4.44%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
1 4 (8.89%) PKI
2 3 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Celerra
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.22%) PMI
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (37.78%) Linux
4 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (15.56%) UNIX
8 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
9 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.22%) Solaris
10 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 6 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.89%) SOA
5 3 (6.67%) ArchiMate
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) Security Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.67%) DoDAF
5 3 (6.67%) MODAF
5 3 (6.67%) SysML
5 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.67%) UML
5 3 (6.67%) SSADM
5 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Perl
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
1 7 (15.56%) Python
2 6 (13.33%) Ruby
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.33%) VBScript
3 5 (11.11%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) vSphere
4 8 (17.78%) vCloud
4 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.89%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (8.89%) UAG
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
7 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) NetBackup
2 13 (28.89%) HP SIM
2 13 (28.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (20.00%) SCOM
4 8 (17.78%) SCCM
5 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
8 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) HP
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (37.78%) Symantec
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco
5 10 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 9 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (8.89%) McAfee
7 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.67%) Computacenter
8 3 (6.67%) Brocade
8 3 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle
9 1 (2.22%) AppSense
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) EMC
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Sun
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