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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 19 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 39 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.86% 2.86% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 14.08% 6.50% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 14
Average daily rate
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£390 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £18.38 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.68% -22.63%
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
277 277 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.65% 43.97% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 168 164
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 17
Average hourly rate £19.03 £22.69 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.13% +46.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 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 7 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
Swindon +10 15 £450 +100.00% 2
Corsham - 6 £338 - 1
Salisbury +13 5 £420 +17.89% 2
Chippenham +3 4 - - 1
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 62 (75.61%) Windows
2 54 (65.85%) Active Directory
3 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
4 35 (42.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
6 24 (29.27%) ITIL
7 22 (26.83%) MS Exchange
8 21 (25.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (23.17%) Linux
10 18 (21.95%) SC Cleared
10 18 (21.95%) Windows 7
11 17 (20.73%) SQL
11 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (20.73%) Firewall
12 16 (19.51%) Cisco
13 14 (17.07%) Windows XP
13 14 (17.07%) PRINCE
13 14 (17.07%) Data Centre
14 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
14 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (14.63%) McAfee
15 12 (14.63%) SAN
16 11 (13.41%) Java
16 11 (13.41%) VMware Workstation
16 11 (13.41%) Office 365
16 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (12.20%) Puppet
17 10 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (12.20%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 22 (26.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 5 (6.10%) IIS
5 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.88%) Lync
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.66%) JBoss
6 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.66%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) IaaS
2 2 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) Firewall
2 12 (14.63%) SAN
3 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.54%) DNS
5 6 (7.32%) DHCP
6 5 (6.10%) NAS
7 3 (3.66%) VLAN
7 3 (3.66%) Multicast
7 3 (3.66%) LDAP
7 3 (3.66%) WAN
8 2 (2.44%) LAN
8 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.44%) VPN
8 2 (2.44%) Internet
8 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) MySQL
2 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (12.20%) Architect
2 9 (10.98%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.98%) Administrator
2 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Technical Support
6 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) J2EE
2 2 (2.44%) SOAP
2 2 (2.44%) WCF
2 2 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) XSD
3 1 (1.22%) JMS
3 1 (1.22%) WSDL
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) Java EE
3 1 (1.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) Wiki
6 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.22%) CCTV
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 62 (75.61%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.17%) Linux
4 18 (21.95%) Windows 7
5 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (17.07%) Windows XP
7 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.76%) UNIX
9 5 (6.10%) AIX
10 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.44%) CentOS
11 2 (2.44%) Solaris
11 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.22%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) ITIL
2 14 (17.07%) PRINCE
3 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.10%) Release Management
5 5 (6.10%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.88%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.66%) Information Security
7 3 (3.66%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.44%) Validation
8 2 (2.44%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.44%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (2.44%) Data Mapping
9 1 (1.22%) Security Architecture
9 1 (1.22%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.22%) Network Management
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 11 (13.41%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) T-SQL
3 10 (12.20%) VBScript
3 10 (12.20%) VB
4 4 (4.88%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.66%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.66%) Perl
5 3 (3.66%) C
5 3 (3.66%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) Ruby
6 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.98%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.76%) RHCE
5 3 (3.66%) Degree
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.44%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 54 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 35 (42.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.41%) VMware Workstation
4 10 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.66%) vSphere
6 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.44%) Samba
8 1 (1.22%) NFS
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.22%) XenApp
8 1 (1.22%) Xen
8 1 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
1 10 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.22%) SCOM
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) AppManager
4 1 (1.22%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.51%) Cisco
3 12 (14.63%) McAfee
4 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.54%) Oracle
6 6 (7.32%) Citrix
7 5 (6.10%) Juniper
7 5 (6.10%) Nokia
8 4 (4.88%) HP
9 3 (3.66%) Dell
9 3 (3.66%) EMC
9 3 (3.66%) Lotus
10 2 (2.44%) F5
10 2 (2.44%) Sun
10 2 (2.44%) IBM
11 1 (1.22%) SAP
11 1 (1.22%) Unisys
11 1 (1.22%) NetApp
11 1 (1.22%) Avaya