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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 22 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 38 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.28% 4.62% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 11.84% 9.35% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 24
Median daily rate £306 £284 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.92% -5.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £154 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £361 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.35% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -32.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.35% +18.22%

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
321 310 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.06% 49.36% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 158 126
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 42 (59.15%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Active Directory
3 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
4 31 (43.66%) Windows Server
5 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (32.39%) Data Centre
7 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (29.58%) Citrix
8 17 (23.94%) VMware ESX
9 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (21.13%) Hyper-V
10 15 (21.13%) Cisco
10 15 (21.13%) Linux
11 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
12 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.31%) Office 365
13 12 (16.90%) SAN
14 11 (15.49%) ITIL
15 10 (14.08%) SQL
15 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
15 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
16 9 (12.68%) MS Office
16 9 (12.68%) XenApp
16 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (11.27%) Trend Analysis
17 8 (11.27%) NetApp
17 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (9.86%) Migration
18 7 (9.86%) Change Management
18 7 (9.86%) Retail

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 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.41%) Primavera
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (18.31%) Office 365
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.23%) IaaS
4 3 (4.23%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) DNS
2 7 (9.86%) LAN
3 6 (8.45%) DHCP
3 6 (8.45%) Network Security
3 6 (8.45%) WAN
4 5 (7.04%) Firewall
5 3 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.41%) HTTP
7 1 (1.41%) IPv4
7 1 (1.41%) LDAP
7 1 (1.41%) SNMP
7 1 (1.41%) VLAN
7 1 (1.41%) VoIP
7 1 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) Wireless
7 1 (1.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) InstallShield
1 3 (4.23%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.86%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.04%) Finance
4 4 (5.63%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.90%) Architect
2 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (9.86%) Operations Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Support Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Server Support
6 4 (5.63%) VMware Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server Support
7 3 (4.23%) Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) J2EE
2 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.82%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) Windows
2 31 (43.66%) Windows Server
3 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (21.13%) Linux
5 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.86%) Unix
7 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.63%) HPUX
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) ITIL
2 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.27%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (9.86%) Change Management
4 7 (9.86%) Migration
5 6 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Coaching
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.23%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.82%) Escalation Management
9 2 (2.82%) High Availability
9 2 (2.82%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.86%) MCSE
2 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.63%) Degree
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.23%) RHCE
6 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 2 (2.82%) CCNP
6 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.82%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.41%) MCDST
7 1 (1.41%) MCITP
7 1 (1.41%) MCTS
7 1 (1.41%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 37 (52.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (23.94%) VMware ESX
4 15 (21.13%) Hyper-V
5 9 (12.68%) XenApp
6 6 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (5.63%) vSphere
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.23%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.82%) vCloud
10 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) vRealize
3 1 (1.41%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) Citrix
3 15 (21.13%) Cisco
4 8 (11.27%) NetApp
5 7 (9.86%) HP
5 7 (9.86%) IBM
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) Veeam
7 4 (5.63%) Dell
8 3 (4.23%) Brocade
8 3 (4.23%) Kronos
8 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.23%) Veritas
9 2 (2.82%) EMC
9 2 (2.82%) Google
9 2 (2.82%) Juniper
9 2 (2.82%) Symantec
10 1 (1.41%) SAP
10 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
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