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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 25 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.10% 2.14% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 6.30% 5.00% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.37% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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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
127 120 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 49.22% 42.70% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 51 33
Average daily rate £325 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £308 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.89% -46.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £17.48 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (14.29%) PLM
7 2 (14.29%) ENOVIA
7 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (14.29%) NFS
7 2 (14.29%) Automotive
7 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) UNIX
7 2 (14.29%) Apache
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical 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%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) PLM
1 2 (14.29%) Validation
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) SEO
2 1 (7.14%) Content Management
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (14.29%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenServer
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 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%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp