Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 14 December 2018 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 > Solihull
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 12 27
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.35% 8.65% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 7.32% 13.56% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Solihull median daily rate - £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.94% -
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Solihull median hourly rate - £13.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.75 £17.88
% change year-on-year -7.46% -6.29% +0.70%

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 Solihull.

All Vendors
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 82 118 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 45.81% 63.78% 63.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 23
Solihull median daily rate £350 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +26.15% -13.33%
10th Percentile £194 £228 £160
90th Percentile £455 £588 £436
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Solihull median hourly rate £12.00 £42.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.76% +174.19% -3.13%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.45 £15.25
90th Percentile £13.00 £52.71 £15.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.18% +11.74% -4.92%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Solihull

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Solihull

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Solihull

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for VMware.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) DKIM
2 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 2 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
2 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 2 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Nessus
2 2 (33.33%) Tripwire
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DKIM
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DAB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) DbUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) jMock
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JPA
1 1 (16.67%) PowerMock
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 2 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Runbook
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
1 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Sophos
1 2 (33.33%) Tripwire