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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 7 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.00% 16.67% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 35.71% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +49.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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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
6 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 24.00% 46.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 8
Average daily rate £425 £325 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £387 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
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 28 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco