The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 24 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 / Warwickshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 42 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.35% 0.20% 1.88%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 3.23% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -1.31% +13.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 16 31 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 5.63% 6.35% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 5
Median daily rate £388 £318 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.04% +2.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.25 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.20 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.46 £12.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Warwickshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Escalation Management
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas