The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 26 48 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware 40 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.63% 2.81% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 13.38% 6.47% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 20
Average daily rate
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£370 £335 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -23.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.53 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 - £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.72 - £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.38 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.26%
VMware
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
299 278 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.05% 43.37% 37.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 173 141
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% +14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £51.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 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
(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 +24 25 £375 +36.36% 3
Trowbridge 0 2 £278 -14.61%
Chippenham -2 1 £350 +4.47% 4
Salisbury - - - - 1
Warminster - - - - 1
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 44 (72.13%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
4 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
5 24 (39.34%) ITIL
5 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
6 22 (36.07%) Cisco
7 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
8 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
8 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (21.31%) PRINCE
10 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (21.31%) Office 365
11 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (18.03%) EMC
11 11 (18.03%) Citrix
12 10 (16.39%) DNS
12 10 (16.39%) SQL
12 10 (16.39%) Firewall
12 10 (16.39%) Finance
13 9 (14.75%) DHCP
14 8 (13.11%) UNIX
14 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (11.48%) Linux
15 7 (11.48%) IIS
15 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
15 7 (11.48%) SAN
16 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
16 6 (9.84%) Juniper

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (11.48%) IIS
4 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.28%) JBoss
7 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.64%) Apache
8 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) DNS
1 10 (16.39%) Firewall
2 9 (14.75%) DHCP
3 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.48%) SAN
4 5 (8.20%) VLAN
5 4 (6.56%) NAS
5 4 (6.56%) Multicast
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.28%) LAN
7 2 (3.28%) WAN
8 1 (1.64%) VoIP
8 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.64%) HTTP
8 1 (1.64%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) SSL
8 1 (1.64%) Network Security
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.64%) Internet
8 1 (1.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Architect
1 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Network Support
6 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Applications Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.28%) Administrator
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) J2EE
2 1 (1.64%) SOAP
2 1 (1.64%) XML
2 1 (1.64%) WCF
2 1 (1.64%) REST
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.56%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (4.92%) FlexPod
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (72.13%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.11%) UNIX
5 7 (11.48%) Linux
6 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
9 2 (3.28%) AIX
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) PRINCE
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.92%) Network Management
4 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
4 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.92%) Data Security
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.92%) Process Management
5 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.28%) Service Management
6 1 (1.64%) ITSM
6 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.64%) Change Management
6 1 (1.64%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.64%) Workflow
6 1 (1.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) Java
3 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VBScript
4 2 (3.28%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.64%) MCTS
6 1 (1.64%) CCEE
6 1 (1.64%) MCSA
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) CCA
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISA
6 1 (1.64%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (55.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.20%) vSphere
5 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.92%) XenApp
6 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.28%) XenServer
7 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.64%) Snort
8 1 (1.64%) Xen
8 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) WSUS
3 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.64%) Nessus
4 1 (1.64%) Nagios
4 1 (1.64%) AppManager
4 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) Cisco
3 11 (18.03%) EMC
3 11 (18.03%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) Juniper
4 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle
6 4 (6.56%) Nokia
6 4 (6.56%) Dell
6 4 (6.56%) McAfee
7 3 (4.92%) Lotus
7 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 3 (4.92%) Unisys
7 3 (4.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) NetApp
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
8 2 (3.28%) Veeam
9 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.64%) F5
Swindon, Wiltshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £19.37 - £21.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago