The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 30 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.09% 3.40% 6.21%
As % of the Vendors category 5.10% 7.76% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 16
Median daily rate £253 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £255 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 116 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.00% 43.77% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 75
Median daily rate £300 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £114 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £38.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.84% +261.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £13.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £41.85 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Leicestershire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Leicestershire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hinckley 0 3 £265 -
Leicester +1 2 £240 -26.15% 1
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Sophos
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) Meraki
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Local Government
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) TACACS
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Sophos
1 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 2 (28.57%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds