The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£458 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
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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
819 455 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.50% 26.18% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 228 158
Average daily rate £325 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 54
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £133.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMS.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) UNIX
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Clustering
7 1 (14.29%) PKI

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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