The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 3 months to 22 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.

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

VMware
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 37 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13  
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 3.38% 3.67% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 6.43% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £515 £505 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.98% +49.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £330
% change year-on-year +2.77% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year -40.35% +25.27%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Telford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 85 171 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 57.43% 57.00% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 75 26
Median daily rate £500 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £25.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Telford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Telford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Terraform
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) WAP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Sales Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Sales Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) UAG
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft