The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
England / Midlands
Rank 19 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.42% 1.83% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 4.05% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £550 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +175.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 74 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 65.32% 45.12% 62.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 28
Median daily rate £450 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VMware.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) MSBuild
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSBuild
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (66.67%) SAP