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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 29 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.29% 4.33% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.81% 9.15% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 15
Median daily rate £306 £359 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +19.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £320 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -32.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
318 295 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.70% 47.35% 48.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 152 153
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £177 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £9.63 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £18.50 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 (64.62%) Windows
2 34 (52.31%) Active Directory
3 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
4 29 (44.62%) Windows Server
5 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (29.23%) Data Centre
6 19 (29.23%) Citrix
7 18 (27.69%) VMware ESX
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (24.62%) Hyper-V
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco
11 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 13 (20.00%) Linux
11 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (18.46%) Office 365
13 11 (16.92%) SQL
13 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.92%) ITIL
13 11 (16.92%) SAN
14 9 (13.85%) MS Office
14 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (12.31%) XenApp
15 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
15 8 (12.31%) DNS
15 8 (12.31%) HP
15 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
16 7 (10.77%) Change Management
16 7 (10.77%) SLA
16 7 (10.77%) Retail
16 7 (10.77%) NetApp

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 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (18.46%) Office 365
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (4.62%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) DNS
3 7 (10.77%) DHCP
4 6 (9.23%) LAN
4 6 (9.23%) Network Security
4 6 (9.23%) WAN
5 5 (7.69%) Firewall
6 3 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.08%) VPN
8 1 (1.54%) 3G
8 1 (1.54%) BGP
8 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) Intranet
8 1 (1.54%) OSPF
8 1 (1.54%) SSH
8 1 (1.54%) TACACS
8 1 (1.54%) VLAN
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) InstallShield
1 3 (4.62%) MSI
General
1 7 (10.77%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Architect
2 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Consultant
4 5 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Administrator
5 4 (6.15%) Server Support
5 4 (6.15%) VMware Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server Support
6 3 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (64.62%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.00%) Linux
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.77%) Unix
6 4 (6.15%) HPUX
6 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.77%) Change Management
4 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (9.23%) Migration
4 6 (9.23%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Coaching
7 3 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.62%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.08%) Escalation Management
8 2 (3.08%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.23%) MCSE
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.15%) Degree
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.62%) RHCE
6 2 (3.08%) CCNA
6 2 (3.08%) CCNP
6 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.54%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.54%) MCDST
7 1 (1.54%) MCITP
7 1 (1.54%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) MCTS
7 1 (1.54%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 34 (52.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (27.69%) VMware ESX
4 16 (24.62%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.31%) XenApp
6 6 (9.23%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (7.69%) vSphere
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (3.08%) vCloud
10 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.54%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) Citrix
3 14 (21.54%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) HP
5 7 (10.77%) IBM
5 7 (10.77%) NetApp
6 5 (7.69%) Dell
6 5 (7.69%) Veeam
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.62%) Brocade
8 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.62%) Veritas
9 2 (3.08%) EMC
9 2 (3.08%) Kronos
9 2 (3.08%) Symantec
10 1 (1.54%) Google
10 1 (1.54%) Juniper
10 1 (1.54%) Nortel
10 1 (1.54%) SAP
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