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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 36 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.89% 1.49% 5.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 3.70% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £210 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -55.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
166 108 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 49.11% 40.30% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 56 67
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £208 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 26
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.42 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £375 - 1
Nuneaton - 1 - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) HPUX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Informix
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) CICS
3 1 (10.00%) TPMS
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) ATM
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (10.00%) FCoE
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Informix
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX Team Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX Support
1 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EJB
1 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) HPUX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCSE
1 1 (10.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Motorola
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) AirMagnet