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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.52% 3.58% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 13.53% 7.22% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £213 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -20.52%
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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
133 180 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 40.80% 49.59% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 77 27
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 10
Average hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -53.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 33 (97.06%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) SAN
6 10 (29.41%) Citrix
6 10 (29.41%) DNS
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) IIS
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
9 6 (17.65%) SCOM
9 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Migration
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (17.65%) Tivoli
9 6 (17.65%) CA
9 6 (17.65%) NetApp
9 6 (17.65%) Unicenter
10 5 (14.71%) MCSE
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (14.71%) Internet
10 5 (14.71%) vSphere
10 5 (14.71%) MCITP
11 4 (11.76%) Retail
11 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.76%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.88%) NAS
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
6 2 (5.88%) Intranet
7 1 (2.94%) Firewall
7 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Server Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Server Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Server Support
6 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.82%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
2 3 (8.82%) MODAF
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
3 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.94%) Change Management
3 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
3 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.94%) Information Security
3 1 (2.94%) PLM
3 1 (2.94%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) MCSE
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.71%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCIE
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) CCDA
2 3 (8.82%) CCDP
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
4 5 (14.71%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Unicenter
1 6 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 6 (17.65%) SCOM
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Citrix
2 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
2 6 (17.65%) CA
2 6 (17.65%) NetApp
3 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Juniper
5 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) IBM