The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Coventry region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 31 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.42% - 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 6.88% - 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Average daily rate
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£325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.97 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
189 93 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 49.74% 37.05% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 27 76
Average daily rate £325 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £104 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £573 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £33.15 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.20% +97.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £20.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
VMware
West Midlands

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) SCOM
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Clustering
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
8 3 (18.75%) Xen
9 2 (12.50%) XenApp
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 2 (12.50%) VLAN
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 4 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Server Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) VCP4
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Xen
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
1 5 (31.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Spiceworks
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
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