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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.61% 5.88% 23.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 10.53% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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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
34 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 54.84% 55.88% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 1
Average daily rate £388 £375 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
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 £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Dell