The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 2 September 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.15% 1.52% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 17.39% 22.22% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.61% 6.84% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Average daily rate £335 £300 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £251 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (31.25%) CCNP
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) NetApp
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) vSphere
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
7 3 (18.75%) MODAF
7 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) CCIE
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) CCNA
7 3 (18.75%) CCDA
7 3 (18.75%) CCDP
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) ADSL
5 1 (6.25%) Intranet
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
1 3 (18.75%) MODAF
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Network Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) CCDA
2 3 (18.75%) CCDP
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Zenoss
2 1 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Tripwire
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago