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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.06% 3.00% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 13.69% 5.82% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £213 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -42.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £159 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.01% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £18.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 - £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 - £21.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
263 292 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.28% 51.50% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 148 75
Average daily rate £350 £315 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £9.60 £10.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £29.50 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 52 (70.27%) Windows
2 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (41.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (33.78%) Active Directory
6 24 (32.43%) SAN
7 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (27.03%) ITIL
9 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (22.97%) NetBackup
11 16 (21.62%) HP
11 16 (21.62%) Citrix
11 16 (21.62%) SQL
11 16 (21.62%) Linux
12 13 (17.57%) vSphere
13 12 (16.22%) Solaris
13 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
13 12 (16.22%) DHCP
13 12 (16.22%) UNIX
13 12 (16.22%) EMC
13 12 (16.22%) DNS
14 11 (14.86%) Cisco
14 11 (14.86%) XenApp
14 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
14 11 (14.86%) SCCM
15 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
15 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
16 9 (12.16%) NetApp
16 9 (12.16%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (12.16%) Red Hat

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.43%) SAN
2 12 (16.22%) DHCP
2 12 (16.22%) DNS
3 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.11%) Firewall
5 3 (4.05%) LAN
5 3 (4.05%) WAN
6 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (1.35%) VLAN
7 1 (1.35%) Network Security
7 1 (1.35%) NAS
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.35%) SMTP
7 1 (1.35%) VoIP
7 1 (1.35%) VPN
7 1 (1.35%) FTP
7 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (9.46%) Banking
2 5 (6.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Server Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Server Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Server Support
6 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Citrix Support
9 3 (4.05%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) Wiki
2 3 (4.05%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) iSeries
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 52 (70.27%) Windows
2 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (21.62%) Linux
6 12 (16.22%) Solaris
6 12 (16.22%) UNIX
7 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.76%) HPUX
8 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.05%) SUSE
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.35%) CentOS
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.35%) AIX
11 1 (1.35%) OpenVMS
11 1 (1.35%) MVS
11 1 (1.35%) zOS
11 1 (1.35%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 9 (12.16%) Migration
3 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.76%) Change Management
5 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.05%) Project Management
7 2 (2.70%) CAD
7 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.70%) Line Management
7 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.35%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.35%) Information Security
8 1 (1.35%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.11%) VB
3 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.76%) VBA
5 3 (4.05%) Korn
5 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.16%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.81%) MCSE
3 8 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) EMC Certification
5 2 (2.70%) CCA
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.70%) MCSA
5 2 (2.70%) MCITP
6 1 (1.35%) MCTS
6 1 (1.35%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) HP APS
6 1 (1.35%) MCP
6 1 (1.35%) CCEA
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CCNP
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (41.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (33.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (17.57%) vSphere
4 11 (14.86%) XenApp
5 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.35%) Xen
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.35%) Postfix
9 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) NetBackup
2 11 (14.86%) SCCM
3 4 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.35%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.62%) HP
2 16 (21.62%) Citrix
3 12 (16.22%) EMC
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco
5 9 (12.16%) NetApp
5 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.81%) IBM
7 5 (6.76%) Symantec
8 4 (5.41%) AppSense
8 4 (5.41%) Veritas
8 4 (5.41%) SAP
9 3 (4.05%) Dell
9 3 (4.05%) Sun
10 2 (2.70%) CommVault
11 1 (1.35%) Brocade
11 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.35%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.35%) Draytek
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