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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 15 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 172 112 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.30% 6.60% 6.09%
As % of the Vendors category 15.79% 12.00% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 62 72
Average daily rate
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£348 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £257 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £26.60 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £35.00 £43.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +18.12%
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
1089 933 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.56% 54.98% 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 519 517
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 74 105
Average hourly rate £21.75 £29.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.27% +7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +10 35 £301 -19.78%
Southampton 0 22 £395 -7.05% 5
Basingstoke +15 13 £325 -29.72% 1
Portsmouth -10 9 £260 -5.45% 1
Farnborough -3 8 £350 +1.08% 6
Gosport - 8 - - 3
Winchester +7 7 £365 -
Havant +3 5 £400 -15.34% 2
Andover 0 2 £348 - 2
Fareham -2 2 - - 4
Petersfield - - - - 1
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 200 (68.26%) Windows
2 149 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (47.78%) Security Cleared
4 116 (39.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (38.23%) Microsoft
6 100 (34.13%) Active Directory
7 79 (26.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 76 (25.94%) SAN
9 71 (24.23%) MS Exchange
10 68 (23.21%) Linux
10 68 (23.21%) SC Cleared
11 67 (22.87%) HP
12 58 (19.80%) ITIL
13 54 (18.43%) UNIX
14 53 (18.09%) vSphere
15 51 (17.41%) DV Cleared
15 51 (17.41%) Citrix
16 47 (16.04%) MS Excel
17 45 (15.36%) EMC
18 43 (14.68%) Oracle
19 42 (14.33%) SQL
19 42 (14.33%) Windows Server 2012
20 41 (13.99%) Cisco
21 38 (12.97%) VMware ESX
22 36 (12.29%) Java
23 35 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
23 35 (11.95%) PowerShell
24 34 (11.60%) Clustering
25 33 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
25 33 (11.26%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 71 (24.23%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.92%) SharePoint
3 27 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (8.19%) Apache
5 23 (7.85%) IIS
6 22 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (6.48%) Tomcat
7 19 (6.48%) Lync
8 15 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (3.07%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.39%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.71%) Documentum
13 4 (1.37%) GlassFish
14 3 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (1.02%) Node.js
15 2 (0.68%) Confluence
15 2 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 47 (16.04%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.80%) MS Office
3 8 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.05%) MS Project
5 4 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.68%) Maximo
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.78%) SaaS
3 12 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.41%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.37%) Office 365
6 2 (0.68%) IaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (25.94%) SAN
2 33 (11.26%) Firewall
3 31 (10.58%) DNS
4 24 (8.19%) Internet
5 23 (7.85%) DHCP
6 19 (6.48%) TCP/IP
7 18 (6.14%) LAN
8 16 (5.46%) WAN
9 15 (5.12%) SMTP
10 12 (4.10%) LDAP
11 11 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (3.41%) NAS
13 8 (2.73%) SSL
14 7 (2.39%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.39%) X.400
14 7 (2.39%) X.500
15 6 (2.05%) NetScaler
16 5 (1.71%) FCoE
16 5 (1.71%) Kerberos
17 4 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.41%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.05%) EDRMS
6 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (1.71%) SQLPlus
7 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 24 (8.19%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.78%) Maven
2 14 (4.78%) RSpec
3 13 (4.44%) JIRA
4 11 (3.75%) Cucumber
4 11 (3.75%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.07%) MSI
6 7 (2.39%) FitNesse
7 6 (2.05%) StarTeam
8 3 (1.02%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.02%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.02%) Selenium
8 3 (1.02%) Wise Package Studio
8 3 (1.02%) Mockito
8 3 (1.02%) Grunt
8 3 (1.02%) Subversion
9 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.68%) JMeter
10 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (5.12%) Telecoms
1 15 (5.12%) Finance
2 13 (4.44%) Military
3 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.71%) Billing
3 5 (1.71%) Back Office
4 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (12.97%) Architect
2 31 (10.58%) Administrator
3 28 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (9.22%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (6.48%) Consultant
7 17 (5.80%) Support Engineer
8 14 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (4.44%) Analyst
10 10 (3.41%) Integration Engineer
11 9 (3.07%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (2.73%) Developer
12 8 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (2.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 7 (2.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (2.05%) Infrastructure Architect
14 6 (2.05%) Test Engineer
14 6 (2.05%) Software Engineer
14 6 (2.05%) Project Manager
14 6 (2.05%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.26%) Web Services
2 13 (4.44%) SOAP
3 11 (3.75%) RESTful
4 10 (3.41%) PostGIS
5 7 (2.39%) J2EE
6 6 (2.05%) CSS
6 6 (2.05%) HTML
6 6 (2.05%) Ajax
6 6 (2.05%) jQuery
7 5 (1.71%) Application Packaging
7 5 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.37%) Spring
8 4 (1.37%) SAML
9 3 (1.02%) JTS
9 3 (1.02%) Software Packaging
9 3 (1.02%) Spring MVC
9 3 (1.02%) JSON
9 3 (1.02%) JPA
9 3 (1.02%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.68%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.60%) Clustering
3 24 (8.19%) Open Source
4 13 (4.44%) PKI
5 11 (3.75%) Replication
6 9 (3.07%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.73%) HACMP
8 5 (1.71%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.02%) CLARiiON
10 3 (1.02%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.68%) APACS
11 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.68%) SecurID
11 2 (0.68%) Handset
11 2 (0.68%) Firmware
12 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 200 (68.26%) Windows
2 116 (39.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (26.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (23.21%) Linux
5 54 (18.43%) UNIX
6 42 (14.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (9.22%) Windows 7
8 21 (7.17%) Windows XP
9 20 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (6.14%) Windows 2000
10 18 (6.14%) Solaris
10 18 (6.14%) AIX
10 18 (6.14%) CentOS
11 12 (4.10%) Windows Vista
12 9 (3.07%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (2.05%) HPUX
14 3 (1.02%) NetWare
14 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.02%) SUSE
15 2 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.80%) ITIL
2 33 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (8.53%) Scrum
4 19 (6.48%) DevOps
5 17 (5.80%) Migration
5 17 (5.80%) Integration Testing
6 16 (5.46%) Test Scripting
6 16 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (4.78%) Configuration Management
7 14 (4.78%) Service Delivery
7 14 (4.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (4.10%) PRINCE2
9 11 (3.75%) Mentoring
10 10 (3.41%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.73%) Unit Testing
12 8 (2.73%) Document Management
12 8 (2.73%) Security Management
12 8 (2.73%) Coaching
12 8 (2.73%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.33%) SQL
2 36 (12.29%) Java
3 35 (11.95%) PowerShell
4 23 (7.85%) Perl
5 20 (6.83%) VBScript
6 17 (5.80%) C
7 12 (4.10%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.75%) VB
9 9 (3.07%) C++
9 9 (3.07%) Korn
10 8 (2.73%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.39%) PHP
11 7 (2.39%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.05%) Python
13 3 (1.02%) Ruby
14 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 140 (47.78%) Security Cleared
2 68 (23.21%) SC Cleared
3 51 (17.41%) DV Cleared
4 26 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.48%) MCSE
6 14 (4.78%) Degree
7 11 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.71%) BC Cleared
9 5 (1.71%) CCNA
9 5 (1.71%) ISEB
10 4 (1.37%) CCNP
10 4 (1.37%) VCP5
11 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.02%) VCAP
11 3 (1.02%) MCITP
12 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.68%) PMP
12 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.78%) SLA
2 7 (2.39%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.02%) BS7799
4 3 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 149 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (34.13%) Active Directory
3 53 (18.09%) vSphere
4 38 (12.97%) VMware ESX
5 29 (9.90%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (8.19%) vCloud
7 18 (6.14%) XenApp
8 11 (3.75%) XenServer
9 9 (3.07%) Hyper-V
10 6 (2.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.71%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.71%) VirtualBox
11 5 (1.71%) OCFS2
12 4 (1.37%) Shibboleth
12 4 (1.37%) XenDesktop
12 4 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (1.37%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.02%) GPFS
14 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (10.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 28 (9.56%) Puppet
3 19 (6.48%) Vagrant
4 17 (5.80%) McAfee ePO
4 17 (5.80%) ARCserve
5 14 (4.78%) Backup Exec
5 14 (4.78%) HP SIM
6 13 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (4.10%) SCCM
8 11 (3.75%) SCOM
9 10 (3.41%) NetBackup
10 9 (3.07%) WSUS
10 9 (3.07%) Tivoli
11 7 (2.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (2.39%) MOM
11 7 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (2.39%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (1.71%) SAP Afaria
12 5 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 112 (38.23%) Microsoft
2 67 (22.87%) HP
3 51 (17.41%) Citrix
4 45 (15.36%) EMC
5 43 (14.68%) Oracle
6 41 (13.99%) Cisco
7 31 (10.58%) Red Hat
8 22 (7.51%) Symantec
9 21 (7.17%) CA
10 19 (6.48%) NetApp
11 18 (6.14%) McAfee
11 18 (6.14%) Lumension
12 17 (5.80%) IBM
13 13 (4.44%) Sophos
13 13 (4.44%) Veritas
14 11 (3.75%) Altiris
14 11 (3.75%) 3PAR
15 10 (3.41%) Dell
16 9 (3.07%) Juniper
17 8 (2.73%) CheckPoint
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