The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 43 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.14% 1.77% 2.87%
As % of the System Software category 21.88% 14.47% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Median daily rate £325 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £381 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +44.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 76 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.80% 12.20% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 36
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -40.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) SAN
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Network Security
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (20.00%) Office 365
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) Citrix
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) Dell
8 5 (20.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (16.00%) IBM
9 4 (16.00%) DHCP
9 4 (16.00%) DNS
9 4 (16.00%) MCSE
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) 3G
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
6 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) SNMP
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Electronics
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Software Packager
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Architect
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Storage Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) HPUX
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Escalation Management
5 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) VCP6
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (16.00%) XenApp
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (8.00%) vSphere
8 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) Dell
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) Google
7 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
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