The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 29
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 0 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 2.19% 3.45%
As % of the System Software category - 27.27% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £340 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -1.31% +13.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23 33 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 9.31% 8.03% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 18
Median daily rate £425 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.81% -41.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £12.80 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Coventry

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Coventry

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware