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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 22 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.53% 1.31% 4.39%
As % of the Vendors category 8.48% 2.82% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £104
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +309.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £405 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £445 £107
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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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
165 142 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 53.40% 46.56% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 70 27
Average daily rate £325 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -61.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) SCCM
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) MCITP
8 3 (15.00%) vSphere
8 3 (15.00%) MCSE
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) NetApp
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) HP
8 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (10.00%) Intranet
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) Intranet
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Architect
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) MODAF
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) PLM
3 1 (5.00%) PDM
3 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
3 1 (5.00%) SEO
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCITP
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCDA
2 1 (5.00%) CCDP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £385 per day
Posted: 2 days ago