The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 133 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 16 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.17% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
Median daily rate £240 £395 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.24% +143.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
VMware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3028 2289 2259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.61% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1367 1162
Median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 155 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Worcestershire +5 6 £240 -40.00% 1
Birmingham - 4 £300 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £275 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) XenApp
8 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
8 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
9 4 (22.22%) NAS
9 4 (22.22%) Confluence
9 4 (22.22%) DevOps
9 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
9 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (22.22%) PDA
9 4 (22.22%) VLAN
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) Dell
9 4 (22.22%) XenServer

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 4 (22.22%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) IPv4
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) PDA
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) DevOps
1 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) VCP5
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) XenApp
3 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Server
4 4 (22.22%) XenServer
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (11.11%) Firmware
6 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Terraform
3 2 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Veeam
7 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
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