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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 48 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.98% 2.84% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 7.10% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £319 £310 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £270 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £455 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
170 155 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.77% 40.05% 50.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 70
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% -14.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £29.40 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) CCA
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas