The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 18 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 158 116 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.56% 6.36% 6.09%
As % of the Vendors category 14.30% 11.67% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 61 69
Average daily rate
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£335 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £17.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +18.75%
VMware
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1105 994 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.85% 54.53% 53.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 542 502
Average daily rate £347 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 86 94
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.13 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £12.88 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +11 32 £301 -7.93% 1
Southampton -3 26 £365 -14.11% 6
Basingstoke +18 12 £335 -27.56% 6
Portsmouth -5 8 £260 -1.88% 8
Winchester +9 7 £365 +7.44% 2
Farnborough -6 7 £313 -17.76% 3
Gosport -16 6 - -
Havant -2 4 - - 2
Andover -3 2 £348 - 1
Fareham -4 1 - - 5
Petersfield - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware 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 VMware.

1 194 (71.06%) Windows
2 149 (54.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 105 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (37.73%) Microsoft
6 95 (34.80%) Active Directory
7 76 (27.84%) Linux
8 74 (27.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 72 (26.37%) SAN
10 67 (24.54%) HP
11 63 (23.08%) SC Cleared
12 61 (22.34%) MS Exchange
13 57 (20.88%) UNIX
14 52 (19.05%) ITIL
15 50 (18.32%) vSphere
16 48 (17.58%) Citrix
17 43 (15.75%) Cisco
17 43 (15.75%) DV Cleared
18 42 (15.38%) EMC
18 42 (15.38%) Oracle
19 41 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
20 40 (14.65%) Java
21 38 (13.92%) SQL
22 37 (13.55%) MS Excel
22 37 (13.55%) Firewall
23 36 (13.19%) PowerShell
24 31 (11.36%) VMware ESX
24 31 (11.36%) Clustering
24 31 (11.36%) Red Hat
25 29 (10.62%) Web Services

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware 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 VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (22.34%) MS Exchange
2 26 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 24 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (7.33%) Apache
5 19 (6.96%) Tomcat
5 19 (6.96%) IIS
6 17 (6.23%) Lync
7 16 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (4.03%) WebLogic
10 10 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.83%) Documentum
11 5 (1.83%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.47%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (1.10%) Apache Solr
13 3 (1.10%) Node.js
14 2 (0.73%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.86%) MS Office
3 8 (2.93%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.20%) MS Project
5 4 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.66%) SaaS
3 10 (3.66%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.47%) IaaS
4 4 (1.47%) Office 365
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (26.37%) SAN
2 37 (13.55%) Firewall
3 28 (10.26%) DNS
4 20 (7.33%) TCP/IP
5 18 (6.59%) DHCP
5 18 (6.59%) LAN
5 18 (6.59%) Internet
6 17 (6.23%) WAN
7 13 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (4.40%) LDAP
9 11 (4.03%) SMTP
10 9 (3.30%) NAS
11 8 (2.93%) SSL
11 8 (2.93%) X.400
11 8 (2.93%) X.500
12 7 (2.56%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.20%) NetScaler
14 5 (1.83%) Kerberos
14 5 (1.83%) FCoE
15 4 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (4.03%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.20%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (1.83%) EDRMS
5 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.13%) RSpec
3 10 (3.66%) Maven
4 9 (3.30%) JIRA
5 7 (2.56%) MSI
5 7 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.20%) StarTeam
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.47%) Subversion
8 3 (1.10%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.10%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.10%) Grunt
8 3 (1.10%) Mockito
8 3 (1.10%) Selenium
8 3 (1.10%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.73%) JMeter
10 1 (0.37%) Toad
10 1 (0.37%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 16 (5.86%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.13%) Finance
3 13 (4.76%) Military
4 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.83%) Billing
5 4 (1.47%) Back Office
6 2 (0.73%) Retail
6 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (9.52%) Administrator
1 26 (9.52%) Architect
2 24 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (6.96%) Consultant
5 17 (6.23%) Support Engineer
6 15 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (3.66%) Analyst
8 9 (3.30%) Software Engineer
8 9 (3.30%) Developer
9 8 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (2.93%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (2.93%) Project Manager
10 7 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (2.20%) Test Engineer
12 5 (1.83%) Desktop Support
12 5 (1.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (1.83%) Hardware Engineer
12 5 (1.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.62%) Web Services
2 9 (3.30%) SOAP
3 7 (2.56%) HTML
3 7 (2.56%) CSS
3 7 (2.56%) RESTful
3 7 (2.56%) Ajax
3 7 (2.56%) jQuery
4 6 (2.20%) PostGIS
5 5 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.47%) Spring
6 4 (1.47%) SAML
7 3 (1.10%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.10%) JTS
7 3 (1.10%) .NET
7 3 (1.10%) J2EE
7 3 (1.10%) JSON
7 3 (1.10%) Application Packaging
7 3 (1.10%) Spring MVC
7 3 (1.10%) JPA
8 2 (0.73%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Clustering
2 20 (7.33%) Open Source
3 12 (4.40%) PKI
3 12 (4.40%) Replication
4 10 (3.66%) HACMP
5 7 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.10%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.10%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.73%) SecurID
10 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.73%) Firmware
10 2 (0.73%) APACS
10 2 (0.73%) Handset
11 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.37%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 194 (71.06%) Windows
2 105 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (27.84%) Linux
4 74 (27.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (20.88%) UNIX
6 41 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (8.06%) Windows 7
9 20 (7.33%) AIX
10 19 (6.96%) Solaris
10 19 (6.96%) CentOS
11 17 (6.23%) Windows XP
12 13 (4.76%) Windows 2000
13 12 (4.40%) Windows Vista
14 10 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (2.93%) HPUX
16 5 (1.83%) NetWare
16 5 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (1.10%) SUSE
18 2 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.05%) ITIL
2 24 (8.79%) Scrum
3 20 (7.33%) DevOps
4 16 (5.86%) Integration Testing
5 15 (5.49%) Test Scripting
6 14 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 14 (5.13%) Migration
6 14 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 12 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (4.40%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.03%) Software Engineering
10 10 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (2.93%) Unit Testing
12 8 (2.93%) Document Management
12 8 (2.93%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (2.93%) Security Management
13 7 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.65%) Java
2 38 (13.92%) SQL
3 36 (13.19%) PowerShell
4 28 (10.26%) Perl
5 20 (7.33%) C
6 19 (6.96%) VBScript
7 15 (5.49%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.40%) Korn
9 11 (4.03%) C++
9 11 (4.03%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.66%) Python
11 9 (3.30%) VB
11 9 (3.30%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.93%) JavaScript
13 7 (2.56%) PHP
14 6 (2.20%) Ruby
15 1 (0.37%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 126 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 63 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 43 (15.75%) DV Cleared
4 24 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.96%) MCSE
6 12 (4.40%) Degree
7 11 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.83%) ISEB
9 5 (1.83%) CCNA
9 5 (1.83%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.83%) BC Cleared
10 4 (1.47%) VCP5
10 4 (1.47%) CCNP
11 3 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.10%) VCAP
11 3 (1.10%) MCITP
12 2 (0.73%) PMP
12 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) SLA
2 6 (2.20%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.10%) BS7799
3 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 149 (54.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (34.80%) Active Directory
3 50 (18.32%) vSphere
4 31 (11.36%) VMware ESX
5 28 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (9.16%) vCloud
7 16 (5.86%) XenApp
8 14 (5.13%) XenServer
9 13 (4.76%) Hyper-V
10 7 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (2.56%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.83%) OCFS2
11 5 (1.83%) GPFS
11 5 (1.83%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.47%) Shibboleth
13 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 26 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 23 (8.42%) Puppet
3 19 (6.96%) Vagrant
4 17 (6.23%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (3.66%) SCCM
5 10 (3.66%) ARCserve
5 10 (3.66%) Tivoli
6 9 (3.30%) Backup Exec
6 9 (3.30%) HP SIM
6 9 (3.30%) WSUS
6 9 (3.30%) SCOM
7 8 (2.93%) NetBackup
7 8 (2.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (1.10%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 103 (37.73%) Microsoft
2 67 (24.54%) HP
3 48 (17.58%) Citrix
4 43 (15.75%) Cisco
5 42 (15.38%) EMC
5 42 (15.38%) Oracle
6 31 (11.36%) Red Hat
7 20 (7.33%) IBM
8 18 (6.59%) NetApp
8 18 (6.59%) McAfee
9 14 (5.13%) Symantec
9 14 (5.13%) CA
10 13 (4.76%) Veritas
10 13 (4.76%) Lumension
11 12 (4.40%) 3PAR
12 11 (4.03%) Sophos
13 10 (3.66%) Dell
14 9 (3.30%) Altiris
15 8 (2.93%) Tripwire
15 8 (2.93%) Hitachi
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