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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 5 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.06% 1.79% 12.35%
As % of the Vendors category 28.13% 3.33% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate
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£350 - £326
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £41.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -37.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £22.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.08% +10.62%
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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 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 50.00% 53.57% 54.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 36
Average daily rate £350 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £234 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.43% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £23.30 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -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
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 17 October 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 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%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (16.67%) NetWare
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Hitachi
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Compaq

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) FCoE
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Server Support
1 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Deskside Support
1 2 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) HACMP
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) NetWare
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) ERP
1 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) OOD
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) Korn
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (16.67%) GPFS
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Intune
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) Veritas
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Compaq
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) Hitachi