The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.11% 1.32% 5.68%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 2.56% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Average daily rate
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£426 £228 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.25% -25.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £214 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £242 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.00%
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 Warwickshire region.

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
161 156 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 48.64% 51.49% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 46
Average daily rate £424 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £33.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -4 2 £426 +102.85%
Gaydon - 1 - -
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) vCloud
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas
3 5 (33.33%) HPUX
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Puppet
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) HP Superdome
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) WLAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) FCoE
4 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Juju
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) HP Superdome
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) HPUX
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (13.33%) Information Security
1 2 (13.33%) SOA
1 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Virtualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CCSE
1 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
1 1 (6.67%) HP ASE
1 1 (6.67%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) vCloud
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (6.67%) vSphere
6 1 (6.67%) Docker
6 1 (6.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) OpenView
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Veritas
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) Motorola
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) PlateSpin
6 1 (6.67%) AirMagnet
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba