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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 29 38 27
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11  
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.32% 6.70% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 9.26% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £400 £500 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +387.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% -2.17%  

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 73 270 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 48.34% 72.39% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 90 26
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.38 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) IaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

VMware
Top Related 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 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security