Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 76 54
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.39% 0.94% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 7.38% 2.31% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
Coventry median daily rate £425 £313 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% +14.68% -19.26%
10th Percentile £161 £225 £236
90th Percentile £508 £476 £408
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £358 £300
% change year-on-year -5.59% +19.17% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Coventry median hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% -16.96%
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.75 £16.59 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.08% -5.21% -12.50%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Coventry.

All Vendors
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 244 433 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.45% 40.77% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 264 152
Coventry median daily rate £400 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +13.10% -2.03%
10th Percentile £161 £300 £216
90th Percentile £573 £538 £599
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 17
Coventry median hourly rate £18.00 £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.52% +2.43% -20.00%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £30.25 £18.93 £23.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year +9.10% -8.37% -0.16%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Coventry

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Coventry

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Coventry

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (22.22%) SaaS
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) IaaS
5 4 (22.22%) SCOM
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) McAfee
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) WSUS
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management

VMware
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 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Jetty
2 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) IaaS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 4 (22.22%) SaaS
3 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
4 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) TACACS
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) GoCD
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Project Office Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) JRuby
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) Debian
7 1 (5.56%) Fedora
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris
7 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Demand Management
1 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Scorecard
3 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (5.56%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) McAfee
3 3 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Perforce
5 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) SAP