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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.10% 1.74% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 4.23% 4.20% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£220 £335 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% -18.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £307 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £363 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
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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
142 119 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 49.65% 41.32% 51.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 55 53
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 12
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.48 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -51.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
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 December 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) SCOM
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 2 (14.29%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) NFS
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) SAP
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
8 2 (14.29%) Middleware
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (14.29%) Automotive
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) Security Management
8 2 (14.29%) PLM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ENOVIA
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Security Management
1 2 (14.29%) Validation
1 2 (14.29%) PLM
1 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Content Management
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) SEO
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Nimsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks