The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 111 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing VMS 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 0.094% 0.048%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.50
VMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
627 613 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.91% 28.81% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 381 333
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 60 42
Median hourly rate £47.83 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.31% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMS across the Hampshire region.

VMS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

VMS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the Hampshire region.

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough 0 3 £475 +18.75%
Hook - 2 £342 -
Southampton - 1 - -
VMS
South East

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMS 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VMS.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
1 8 (61.54%) SCOM
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) SCDPM
4 4 (30.77%) SCOrch
4 4 (30.77%) SCSM
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) EMC VNX
4 4 (30.77%) VCE vBlock
4 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) SCVMM
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Puppet

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Azure DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 4 (30.77%) EMC VNX
1 4 (30.77%) VCE vBlock
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) RHCT
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) NFS
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
1 8 (61.54%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) SCDPM
2 4 (30.77%) SCOrch
2 4 (30.77%) SCSM
2 4 (30.77%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) EMC
2 4 (30.77%) Isilon
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) SAP