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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 8 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.44% 10.00% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 15.79% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £225 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
24 57 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 58.54% 63.33% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 29
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.85 £8.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +223.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern - 1 - - 1
VMware
West Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
8 2 (18.18%) Retail
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (18.18%) WLAN
8 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 2 (18.18%) Unix

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) IAG
2 2 (18.18%) UAG
2 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) SafeCom
4 1 (9.09%) arcserve