The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server 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 Server over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 140 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.040% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 0.45% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £240 £390 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £32.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+52.18% +160.00%
VMware Server
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
304 222 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.39% 8.91% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 112 106
Median daily rate £373 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 53
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £34.85 £24.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Server
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 Server across the West Midlands region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Server
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 Server across the West Midlands region.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Server
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 Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Worcestershire - 5 £240 -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server 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 Server.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) PDA
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Team
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) XenServer
3 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Server
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 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix Support
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
1 5 (71.43%) PDA
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP