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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 41 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.24% 3.02% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 6.36% 6.22% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 13
Average daily rate £350 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £26.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.38% +62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
393 402 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.97% 48.55% 52.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 265 168
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 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 1 May 2016, 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 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
3 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
6 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
6 14 (26.92%) ITIL
7 12 (23.08%) Linux
7 12 (23.08%) Finance
8 9 (17.31%) SQL
8 9 (17.31%) Citrix
8 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
8 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (15.38%) LAN
9 8 (15.38%) SAN
9 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (13.46%) NetApp
10 7 (13.46%) EMC
10 7 (13.46%) Unix
10 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
11 6 (11.54%) Java
11 6 (11.54%) WAN
12 5 (9.62%) DNS
12 5 (9.62%) Documentum
12 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.62%) HP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.62%) Captiva
3 5 (9.62%) Documentum
3 5 (9.62%) JBoss
3 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.92%) Drupal
5 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Heroku
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) LAN
1 8 (15.38%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
4 3 (5.77%) DHCP
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) Firewall
5 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 2 (3.85%) SSL
5 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) IPsec
6 1 (1.92%) MPLS
6 1 (1.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Architect
1 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (13.46%) Administrator
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
1 1 (1.92%) CSS3
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) HTML5
1 1 (1.92%) jQuery
1 1 (1.92%) REST
1 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) CESG
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.85%) FlexPod
2 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.08%) Linux
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (13.46%) Unix
6 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.77%) AIX
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
9 1 (1.92%) HPUX
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (7.69%) Server Building
2 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (3.85%) Migration
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.85%) Service Management
4 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.92%) Coaching
5 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (1.92%) DevOps
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.92%) Line Management
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.92%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) C++
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) Korn
4 1 (1.92%) PHP
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) MCSA
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCP
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) EMC Certification
5 1 (1.92%) LPIC
5 1 (1.92%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.77%) XenApp
6 2 (3.85%) vCloud
6 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.85%) XenServer
7 1 (1.92%) Firmware
7 1 (1.92%) KVM
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
2 3 (5.77%) WSUS
3 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.92%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Citrix
3 7 (13.46%) EMC
3 7 (13.46%) NetApp
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
5 5 (9.62%) HP
5 5 (9.62%) IBM
5 5 (9.62%) Pega
6 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.85%) Juniper
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) Acronis
7 1 (1.92%) Aruba
7 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) Intel
7 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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