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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 21 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.63% - 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.83% - 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +18.12%
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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 Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 107 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.18% 60.11% 61.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 43
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+900.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCDP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
3 1 (9.09%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
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