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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 10 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.64% 14.81% 27.16%
As % of the Vendors category 26.47% 27.27% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 16
Median daily rate £240 £485 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.51% +86.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £21.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+1.16% -5.24%
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
34 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 51.52% 54.32% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 29
Median daily rate £300 £360 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% +69.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £213 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £485 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.35 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.97% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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
Worcester +2 9 £240 -22.58%
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
1 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
2 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (57.69%) DNS
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 14 (53.85%) DHCP
5 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (46.15%) Dell
6 12 (46.15%) Linux
6 12 (46.15%) Unix
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (38.46%) MS Office
7 10 (38.46%) SAN
8 9 (34.62%) VLAN
8 9 (34.62%) Citrix
8 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
9 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
9 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
9 8 (30.77%) NAS
9 8 (30.77%) CentOS
9 8 (30.77%) PDA
10 7 (26.92%) vSphere
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) SCCM
11 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (19.23%) VMware Server

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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 14 (53.85%) DHCP
3 10 (38.46%) SAN
4 9 (34.62%) VLAN
5 8 (30.77%) NAS
6 4 (15.38%) Firewall
7 1 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix Support
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Database Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Server Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 8 (30.77%) PDA
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
3 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
1 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) CentOS
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (11.54%) Solaris
6 3 (11.54%) SUSE
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Patch Management
1 5 (19.23%) System Testing
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) VCP5
5 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) vSphere
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Server
4 5 (19.23%) XenApp
4 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
4 5 (19.23%) XenServer
5 4 (15.38%) Firmware
5 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) PowerCLI
2 4 (15.38%) vMotion
3 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Dell
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) Avaya
6 4 (15.38%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) Veeam
7 3 (11.54%) 3Com
7 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
7 3 (11.54%) HP