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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 8 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 11.86% 1.47% 17.81%
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 2.13% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Average daily rate
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£365 - £326
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £43.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -40.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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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
32 47 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 54.24% 69.12% 60.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 35
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.44 £11.60 £34.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
6 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Clustering
6 3 (25.00%) HPUX
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (25.00%) FCoE
7 2 (16.67%) GPFS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (16.67%) NAS
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Compaq

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (25.00%) FCoE
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) HPUX
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) NetWare
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ERP
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (8.33%) OOD
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (16.67%) Korn
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) GPFS
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Veritas
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Compaq
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Hitachi
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus