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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 32 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.00% 2.81% 5.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.12% 6.45% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £605 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.01% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £24.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £24.50 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £24.50 £34.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
285 217 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.85% 43.57% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 138 180
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 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 15
Average hourly rate £22.69 £19.31 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -10.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £13.82 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £25.40 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 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
Swindon +8 23 £375 +41.50% 3
Trowbridge -1 1 £355 +9.23%
Chippenham - - - - 2
Corsham - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (59.15%) Windows
2 33 (46.48%) ITIL
3 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
3 32 (45.07%) Active Directory
3 32 (45.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (42.25%) Security Cleared
5 25 (35.21%) Cisco
6 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (25.35%) Citrix
9 17 (23.94%) DHCP
9 17 (23.94%) DNS
9 17 (23.94%) DV Cleared
10 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
11 15 (21.13%) Firewall
12 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
12 14 (19.72%) HP
12 14 (19.72%) EMC
12 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
12 14 (19.72%) vSphere
13 13 (18.31%) Linux
14 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
14 12 (16.90%) Finance
14 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
15 10 (14.08%) Symantec
15 10 (14.08%) NetBackup
15 10 (14.08%) SLA
15 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
15 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) DHCP
1 17 (23.94%) DNS
2 15 (21.13%) Firewall
3 5 (7.04%) VPN
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (5.63%) VLAN
5 2 (2.82%) SNMP
5 2 (2.82%) SAN
5 2 (2.82%) ATM
5 2 (2.82%) TACACS
5 2 (2.82%) BGP
5 2 (2.82%) MPLS
5 2 (2.82%) OSPF
5 2 (2.82%) 802.11
5 2 (2.82%) Internet
5 2 (2.82%) DMVPN
5 2 (2.82%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.41%) Multicast
6 1 (1.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.41%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.90%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Retail Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Architect
2 11 (15.49%) Administrator
2 11 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.27%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.27%) Storage Administrator
4 7 (9.86%) Applications Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Technical Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Network Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Network Support
7 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Ajax
1 1 (1.41%) jQuery
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.41%) SAP XI
1 1 (1.41%) CSS
1 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (7.04%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) Windows
2 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (18.31%) Linux
5 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.04%) UNIX
8 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.82%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) ITIL
2 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
2 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.68%) Capacity Management
3 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.68%) PRINCE
4 7 (9.86%) Process Management
4 7 (9.86%) Data Security
5 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.23%) Network Management
5 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.82%) SSADM
6 2 (2.82%) UML
6 2 (2.82%) Service Management
6 2 (2.82%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) ArchiMate
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.82%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
3 1 (1.41%) VB
3 1 (1.41%) C
3 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) Perl
3 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (42.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.94%) DV Cleared
3 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.63%) CCNP
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.23%) CCNA
7 2 (2.82%) MCSE
7 2 (2.82%) MCSA
8 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.41%) MCTS
8 1 (1.41%) CCEE
8 1 (1.41%) CISA
8 1 (1.41%) CISM
8 1 (1.41%) MCP
8 1 (1.41%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCA
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 32 (45.07%) Active Directory
1 32 (45.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.72%) vSphere
3 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.86%) XenApp
5 6 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.45%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.82%) XenServer
8 1 (1.41%) Snort
8 1 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) NetBackup
2 9 (12.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (12.68%) HP SIM
3 4 (5.63%) SCCM
4 2 (2.82%) Nagios
4 2 (2.82%) SCOM
5 1 (1.41%) Nessus
5 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.21%) Cisco
3 18 (25.35%) Citrix
4 14 (19.72%) HP
4 14 (19.72%) EMC
5 10 (14.08%) Symantec
6 9 (12.68%) SAP
7 8 (11.27%) IBM
7 8 (11.27%) Unisys
7 8 (11.27%) 3PAR
8 7 (9.86%) Juniper
9 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.63%) NetApp
9 4 (5.63%) Nokia
9 4 (5.63%) McAfee
10 3 (4.23%) Sophos
10 3 (4.23%) Oracle
11 2 (2.82%) Dell
11 2 (2.82%) Veeam
11 2 (2.82%) ProCurve
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