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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 7 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.57% 10.42% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 19.23% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £225 £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
VMware
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
13 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 37.14% 54.17% 62.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 17
Average daily rate £320 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% -85.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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 April 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) GitHub
4 1 (16.67%) XenServer
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
1 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat