The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 15 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.28% 2.31% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.24% 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.60 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-17.29% +19.55%

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

Vendors Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 67.59% 51.54% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 13
Median daily rate £265 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Solihull region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (91.67%) OpenStack
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (75.00%) IaaS
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) MS Office
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
8 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Local Government
8 1 (8.33%) Capita
8 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (91.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (75.00%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Security Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Capita
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft