The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 11 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.33% 5.17% 30.56%
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 10.34% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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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 Wolverhampton region.

Vendors Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 60.00% 50.00% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 0
Average daily rate £263 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £155.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.48% +1048.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Puppet
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (25.00%) Ansible
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Salt
7 1 (8.33%) People Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMFS
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (16.67%) Salt
4 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Dell