The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 8 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.02% 7.06% 26.88%
As % of the Vendors category 27.12% 14.63% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 9
Median daily rate £379 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £380 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £400 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +19.72%
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 Worcestershire region.

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.77% 48.24% 60.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 33
Median daily rate £380 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 8
Median hourly rate £13.25 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.00 £17.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Malvern - 7 £400 -
Worcester +2 5 £358 -10.62%
Evesham - 1 - -
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
6 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (44.44%) CentOS
7 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 7 (38.89%) vSphere
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) MS Office
9 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
9 5 (27.78%) DHCP
9 5 (27.78%) System Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) NetApp
10 4 (22.22%) Dell
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Database Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Author
3 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Author
3 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (44.44%) CentOS
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.56%) AIX
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) System Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) VCP5
5 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Firmware
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) vMotion
2 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Dell
3 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) Veeam
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle