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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 124 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 18 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% - 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Median daily rate £240 - £240
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -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
3056 2380 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.17% 94.29% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1834 1377 1196
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 150 168
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.19 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.16 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Shropshire - 7 £275 -
Worcestershire - 6 £240 -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 2 £300 - 1
VMware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 7 (29.17%) SAN
8 7 (29.17%) DHCP
8 7 (29.17%) DevOps
9 6 (25.00%) XenApp
9 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (25.00%) Citrix
9 6 (25.00%) SCCM
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) PDA
10 5 (20.83%) VLAN
10 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Server
10 5 (20.83%) Dell
10 5 (20.83%) MS Office
10 5 (20.83%) XenServer
10 5 (20.83%) NAS

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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) Confluence
4 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) DHCP
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) NAS
3 5 (20.83%) VLAN
4 3 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) IPv4
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
1 3 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.83%) PDA
1 5 (20.83%) Virtual Team
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Patch Management
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Server Building
5 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) XenApp
3 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (20.83%) VMware Server
4 5 (20.83%) XenServer
5 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 3 (12.50%) Docker
7 2 (8.33%) Firmware
7 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) PowerCLI
2 3 (12.50%) Terraform
3 2 (8.33%) vMotion
4 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper