The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.70% 1.43% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 3.37% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £425 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £360 £330
% change year-on-year +3.05% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year -41.12% +31.25%  

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 Warwickshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 144 208 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 50.70% 42.62% 49.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 109 77
Median daily rate £396 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 10
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.96 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.44% +28.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £25.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Warwickshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Warwickshire

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

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Escalation Management
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Electronics
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

VMware
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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) CyberArk Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) iSeries
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Escalation Management
3 3 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix
1 3 (25.00%) Dell
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec