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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.66% 4.59% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 35.90% 42.86% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate £419 £384 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% +53.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
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
39 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.21% 10.70% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 13
Average daily rate £375 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £308 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £20.40 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (33.33%) MODAF
5 7 (33.33%) Retail
5 7 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 6 (28.57%) IBM
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (19.05%) MAILsweeper
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
8 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) IIS
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) HP
9 3 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) SAN
9 3 (14.29%) Intranet

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) Intranet
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Architect
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (33.33%) MODAF
2 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) E-business
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Server Building
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCDA
1 2 (9.52%) CCDP
1 2 (9.52%) CCIE
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (9.52%) Simpana
2 2 (9.52%) vRealize
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Wyse
5 2 (9.52%) CommVault
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Finjan
6 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.76%) Lotus
6 1 (4.76%) Netezza
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Sage
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas