The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 38 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.70% 3.32% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 6.10% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£273 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £27.10 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -10.52%
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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 Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 213 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 34.09% 54.34% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 100 26
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £238 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.41 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.37% -27.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £31.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (35.48%) SAN
6 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.81%) IIS
8 8 (25.81%) Citrix
8 8 (25.81%) DNS
9 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
9 7 (22.58%) SCOM
9 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco
10 6 (19.35%) CA
10 6 (19.35%) NetApp
10 6 (19.35%) Unicenter
11 5 (16.13%) CCNP
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) vSphere
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
12 4 (12.90%) Retail
12 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
12 4 (12.90%) Linux
13 3 (9.68%) MCSE
13 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (25.81%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) MPLS
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) ADSL
6 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Network Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Server Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Server Support
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Storage Architect
5 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 3 (9.68%) UNIX
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Migration
1 3 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
1 3 (9.68%) MODAF
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Change Management
3 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.23%) Information Security
3 1 (3.23%) PLM
3 1 (3.23%) PDM
3 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.23%) Network Management
3 1 (3.23%) Network Design
3 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CCNP
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
2 3 (9.68%) CCDA
2 3 (9.68%) CCDP
2 3 (9.68%) CCIE
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
4 5 (16.13%) vSphere
5 3 (9.68%) XenApp
6 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCOM
2 6 (19.35%) Unicenter
2 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.23%) WSUS
5 1 (3.23%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Citrix
2 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) CA
3 6 (19.35%) NetApp
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Meraki
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