The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 96 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.58% 1.51% 2.48%
As % of the System Software category 16.46% 16.89% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 34
Median daily rate £339 £389 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.86% +25.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £261 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £537 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -36.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +25.53%
VMware Infrastructure
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
316 219 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.57% 8.92% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 110 106
Median daily rate £375 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 50
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £33.96 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure across the West Midlands region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure across the West Midlands region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 - 18 £356 -
Worcestershire -1 10 £240 -14.28%
Birmingham -13 10 £375 -11.76% 5
Coventry -14 6 £325 -1.51%
Staffordshire - 2 £110 - 4
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (57.43%) Windows
3 42 (41.58%) Linux
4 37 (36.63%) Active Directory
4 37 (36.63%) Windows Server
5 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
7 26 (25.74%) DNS
7 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
8 25 (24.75%) Red Hat
9 23 (22.77%) SC Cleared
10 22 (21.78%) Data Centre
11 20 (19.80%) Unix
12 19 (18.81%) SCCM
13 18 (17.82%) MS Exchange
14 17 (16.83%) DHCP
14 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
14 17 (16.83%) Citrix
15 16 (15.84%) SAN
15 16 (15.84%) vSphere
16 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (14.85%) DevOps
16 15 (14.85%) SQL
16 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
17 14 (13.86%) MS Office
17 14 (13.86%) WAN
17 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (12.87%) Puppet
19 12 (11.88%) IBM

VMware Infrastructure
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 18 (17.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.91%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.92%) IIS
4 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.93%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.95%) Confluence
5 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.95%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.96%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.98%) Apache
9 1 (0.99%) CMS
9 1 (0.99%) Jetty
9 1 (0.99%) nginx
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.86%) MS Office
3 8 (7.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) ENOVIA
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.98%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.92%) IaaS
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.93%) PaaS
3 2 (1.98%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.74%) DNS
2 17 (16.83%) DHCP
3 16 (15.84%) SAN
4 14 (13.86%) WAN
5 9 (8.91%) Firewall
6 8 (7.92%) HTTP
6 8 (7.92%) LAN
6 8 (7.92%) VLAN
7 6 (5.94%) NAS
8 5 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.95%) Internet
8 5 (4.95%) IPv4
8 5 (4.95%) MPLS
8 5 (4.95%) SSL
8 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.96%) Network Security
10 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.97%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.97%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.98%) Selenium
3 1 (0.99%) Ant
3 1 (0.99%) Gradle
3 1 (0.99%) JUnit
3 1 (0.99%) Maven
3 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.99%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.99%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (4.95%) Finance
1 5 (4.95%) Retail
2 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.98%) Back Office
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Publishing
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (15.84%) Architect
2 15 (14.85%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (11.88%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Administrator
6 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.94%) VMware Architect
7 6 (5.94%) VMware Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Build Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Citrix Support
8 5 (4.95%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) JSON
1 7 (6.93%) REST
2 5 (4.95%) XML
3 4 (3.96%) Web Services
4 3 (2.97%) HTML
5 2 (1.98%) .NET
6 1 (0.99%) J2EE
6 1 (0.99%) Servlets
6 1 (0.99%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.93%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.93%) Performance Metrics
2 7 (6.93%) Private Cloud
3 5 (4.95%) PDA
3 5 (4.95%) Replication
3 5 (4.95%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.97%) Statistics
4 3 (2.97%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) CMDB
5 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.99%) HACMP
5 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (57.43%) Windows
2 42 (41.58%) Linux
3 37 (36.63%) Windows Server
4 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (19.80%) Unix
6 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (7.92%) CentOS
10 5 (4.95%) AIX
10 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.96%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (3.96%) SUSE
12 3 (2.97%) Solaris
12 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.99%) HPUX
13 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.85%) DevOps
2 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.92%) Configuration Management
3 8 (7.92%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (6.93%) ITIL
4 7 (6.93%) Scrum
4 7 (6.93%) TOGAF
5 6 (5.94%) Migration
5 6 (5.94%) Project Management
6 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (4.95%) MODAF
6 5 (4.95%) Patch Management
6 5 (4.95%) PLM
6 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.95%) System Testing
6 5 (4.95%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (3.96%) Web Development
8 3 (2.97%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) SQL
2 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.91%) Java
4 3 (2.97%) Korn
4 3 (2.97%) Python
4 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.97%) VB
5 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.98%) Tcl
6 1 (0.99%) C#
6 1 (0.99%) Perl
6 1 (0.99%) PHP
6 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.77%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (6.93%) MCSE
4 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.96%) CCIE
5 4 (3.96%) CCNP
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.96%) LPIC
5 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.97%) VCP5
7 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.98%) CCDA
7 2 (1.98%) CCDP
7 2 (1.98%) CCNA
7 2 (1.98%) MCSA
8 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.99%) Degree
8 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (36.63%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.84%) vSphere
3 11 (10.89%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (9.90%) XenApp
5 8 (7.92%) Firmware
5 8 (7.92%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.93%) Docker
7 6 (5.94%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.94%) VMware Server
7 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.94%) XenServer
8 4 (3.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.98%) NFS
10 2 (1.98%) vCloud
10 2 (1.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 19 (18.81%) SCCM
2 13 (12.87%) Puppet
3 9 (8.91%) NetBackup
3 9 (8.91%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.92%) SCOM
5 6 (5.94%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.96%) Terraform
6 4 (3.96%) vMotion
6 4 (3.96%) WSUS
7 3 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.97%) Simpana
8 2 (1.98%) Ansible
8 2 (1.98%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.98%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.99%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.99%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
3 25 (24.75%) Red Hat
4 17 (16.83%) Citrix
5 12 (11.88%) IBM
5 12 (11.88%) Oracle
6 11 (10.89%) Cisco
7 9 (8.91%) Dell
8 8 (7.92%) NetApp
9 6 (5.94%) HP
9 6 (5.94%) Juniper
9 6 (5.94%) Veeam
10 5 (4.95%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.95%) EMC
10 5 (4.95%) Sophos
11 4 (3.96%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (3.96%) Intel Security
11 4 (3.96%) Lotus
11 4 (3.96%) Symantec
12 3 (2.97%) CommVault
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