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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 26 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.58% 7.79% 1.78%
As % of the Vendors category 10.90% 16.13% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £258 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +25.00%
VMware
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
156 155 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 42.05% 48.29% 43.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 89 57
Median daily rate £400 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.51 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.46% -39.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for VMware.

1 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Unix
4 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (25.93%) MODAF
5 7 (25.93%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (25.93%) TOGAF
5 7 (25.93%) Retail
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) IBM
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
7 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.81%) vRealize
8 4 (14.81%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) SAN
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) IIS
8 4 (14.81%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (11.11%) PLM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Network Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Architect
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Server Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (7.41%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Unix
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (25.93%) MODAF
2 7 (25.93%) TOGAF
2 7 (25.93%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) PLM
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Product Management
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) E-business
5 1 (3.70%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCDA
2 2 (7.41%) CCDP
2 2 (7.41%) CCIE
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) vCloud
5 1 (3.70%) NFS
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) MAILsweeper
1 4 (14.81%) vRealize
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.41%) Simpana
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (3.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) CommVault
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Wyse
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Finjan
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Netezza
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas