The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 3 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 22.22% 8.20% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 36.92% 14.29% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Vendors Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 60.19% 57.38% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 13
Average daily rate £390 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% +62.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 18 (66.67%) AIX
4 17 (62.96%) Veritas
4 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (59.26%) Fibre Channel
5 16 (59.26%) Perl
5 16 (59.26%) SAN
6 12 (44.44%) FCoE
6 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
6 12 (44.44%) iSCSI
7 9 (33.33%) IBM
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
8 8 (29.63%) C
8 8 (29.63%) C++
8 8 (29.63%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
8 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
10 6 (22.22%) SCCM
10 6 (22.22%) Firewall
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 5 (18.52%) Solaris
11 5 (18.52%) OO
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
11 5 (18.52%) Clustering
11 5 (18.52%) Migration
11 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
12 4 (14.81%) XenApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Fibre Channel
1 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 12 (44.44%) FCoE
2 12 (44.44%) iSCSI
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (7.41%) HTTP
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Test Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Support
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Deskside Support
5 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Server Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) HACMP
3 3 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 2 (7.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 18 (66.67%) AIX
4 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 5 (18.52%) UNIX
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) HPUX
5 4 (14.81%) NetWare
6 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) System Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Database Security
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Perl
2 8 (29.63%) C
2 8 (29.63%) C++
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) Korn
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) XenApp
3 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Veritas
2 9 (33.33%) IBM
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) AppSense
4 4 (14.81%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Compaq
4 4 (14.81%) EMC
4 4 (14.81%) Hitachi
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) McAfee
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint