The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 19 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.23% 4.66% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 10.11% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Median daily rate £366 £413 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.21% +61.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £353 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.36% +25.64%
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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
62 89 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.27% 46.11% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 27
Median daily rate £325 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £501 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 9
Median hourly rate £10.96 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.56% +51.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £33.25 £20.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £320 -
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (25.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCAA
1 1 (12.50%) CCENT
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec