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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 35 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.90% 5.36% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 12.96% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £280 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £188 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.53% +18.75%
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
201 108 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 54.62% 41.38% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 56 48
Average daily rate £350 £301 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.18% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £189 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £432 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 28
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.93 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -42.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.51 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.06 £26.50 £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 August 2014. 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 -8 1 £210 -44.00%
Nuneaton - 1 £393 - 1
Rugby - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - - 3
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) HPUX
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) TPMS
3 1 (8.33%) CICS
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Informix
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX Support
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EJB
1 1 (8.33%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (8.33%) CA
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat