The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 40 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 30 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.92% 4.09% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 9.32% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 26
Median daily rate £400 £306 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% +2.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.75 £18.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £20.85 £24.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.15 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+18.23% +5.40%
VMware
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
387 322 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.59% 43.93% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 157 203
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -20.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.53 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £33.65 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 31 (52.54%) Windows
2 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
3 26 (44.07%) Windows Server
4 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
4 24 (40.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (37.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
7 19 (32.20%) Linux
8 17 (28.81%) Firewall
9 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
9 16 (27.12%) Citrix
9 16 (27.12%) WAN
10 14 (23.73%) LAN
10 14 (23.73%) Cisco
10 14 (23.73%) vSphere
10 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
11 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (22.03%) SAN
11 13 (22.03%) MCSE
12 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (18.64%) MCSA
13 11 (18.64%) SQL
13 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (18.64%) Juniper
14 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
15 9 (15.25%) IPv4
15 9 (15.25%) CCNP
15 9 (15.25%) ITIL
15 9 (15.25%) Ubuntu

VMware
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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.17%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.47%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) Documentum
5 3 (5.08%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.39%) CMS
6 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) Drupal
7 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Heroku
3 1 (1.69%) IaaS
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Firewall
2 16 (27.12%) WAN
3 14 (23.73%) LAN
4 13 (22.03%) SAN
5 9 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (15.25%) IPv4
6 5 (8.47%) DNS
6 5 (8.47%) SSL
7 4 (6.78%) DHCP
8 3 (5.08%) VLAN
9 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.39%) VPN
10 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.69%) Internet
10 1 (1.69%) IPsec
10 1 (1.69%) LDAP
10 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Technical Leader
4 6 (10.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Developer
5 5 (8.47%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Test Automation Developer
6 4 (6.78%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) CSS
1 5 (8.47%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) J2EE
3 1 (1.69%) jQuery
3 1 (1.69%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) CESG
5 1 (1.69%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Windows Server
3 22 (37.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (32.20%) Linux
5 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.25%) Ubuntu
6 9 (15.25%) Windows 8
7 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.47%) Unix
9 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.39%) AIX
10 2 (3.39%) CentOS
10 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.69%) HPUX
11 1 (1.69%) Solaris
11 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.47%) OO
5 4 (6.78%) Case Management
5 4 (6.78%) OOP
5 4 (6.78%) Software Delivery
5 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.08%) Line Management
6 3 (5.08%) Presales
6 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.08%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.39%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.39%) PLM
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Server Building
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) Java
3 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.39%) C#
4 2 (3.39%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) Korn
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VBA
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.03%) MCSE
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (18.64%) MCSA
5 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (15.25%) CCNP
6 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.78%) LPIC
8 2 (3.39%) Degree
9 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.69%) CCNA
9 1 (1.69%) EMC Certification
9 1 (1.69%) MCP
9 1 (1.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (40.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.73%) vSphere
4 5 (8.47%) XenApp
5 4 (6.78%) Firmware
6 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.39%) vCloud
7 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.39%) XenServer
8 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
2 7 (11.86%) SCOM
3 6 (10.17%) Backup Exec
3 6 (10.17%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.08%) WSUS
5 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.69%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.69%) Puppet
6 1 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.12%) Citrix
3 14 (23.73%) Cisco
4 11 (18.64%) Juniper
5 7 (11.86%) NetApp
6 6 (10.17%) EMC
6 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.47%) IBM
8 4 (6.78%) Pega
9 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.08%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) Sophos
10 2 (3.39%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.39%) Lotus
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle
10 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.39%) Veeam
11 1 (1.69%) Acronis
11 1 (1.69%) Google
11 1 (1.69%) Kronos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
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