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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 200 119 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.01% 6.88% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 19.16% 14.25% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 59 56
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £453 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
Average hourly rate £36.25 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £17.70 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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
1044 835 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.25% 48.29% 48.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 424 318
Average daily rate £370 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 33 93
Average hourly rate £16.72 £31.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.92% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 +18 52 £450 +34.32% 3
Basingstoke +2 27 £325 -16.12% 6
Farnborough +3 18 £445 +27.14% 8
Southampton -10 13 £278 -17.16% 10
Winchester +2 11 £293 -17.60% 4
Gosport - 11 £480 - 1
Havant -6 5 £413 +19.56%
Eastleigh 0 3 £288 +15.00% 1
Portsmouth -9 2 £410 +43.85% 7
Fareham -5 1 - - 9
Aldershot - - - - 2
Andover - - - - 4
Ringwood - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 272 (66.67%) Windows
2 231 (56.62%) Security Cleared
3 202 (49.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 144 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 132 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 128 (31.37%) SC Cleared
7 120 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 105 (25.74%) SQL
8 105 (25.74%) DV Cleared
9 93 (22.79%) HP
10 91 (22.30%) SAN
11 88 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 82 (20.10%) Linux
13 73 (17.89%) Citrix
14 70 (17.16%) ITIL
15 66 (16.18%) Oracle
16 65 (15.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 60 (14.71%) PowerShell
18 58 (14.22%) vSphere
19 57 (13.97%) Firewall
20 55 (13.48%) MS Exchange
21 51 (12.50%) Cisco
22 50 (12.25%) Migration
23 49 (12.01%) Configuration Management
24 45 (11.03%) Windows Server 2012
25 44 (10.78%) VMware ESX
26 43 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
27 41 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
28 37 (9.07%) UNIX
29 36 (8.82%) MS Excel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 55 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 33 (8.09%) SharePoint
3 29 (7.11%) IIS
4 16 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (3.43%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.19%) Lync
8 11 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.45%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.45%) Apache
10 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.96%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.72%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.47%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.74%) JBoss
14 3 (0.74%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
15 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.49%) Maximo
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.45%) SaaS
3 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.49%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 91 (22.30%) SAN
2 57 (13.97%) Firewall
3 34 (8.33%) DNS
4 23 (5.64%) DHCP
5 20 (4.90%) SMTP
5 20 (4.90%) TCP/IP
5 20 (4.90%) LAN
6 19 (4.66%) Fibre Channel
7 16 (3.92%) iSCSI
7 16 (3.92%) WAN
7 16 (3.92%) Internet
8 15 (3.68%) FCoE
9 11 (2.70%) VLAN
10 10 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.96%) SSL
11 8 (1.96%) VPN
12 7 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (1.47%) Network Security
13 6 (1.47%) NAS
13 6 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.43%) EDRMS
5 12 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.45%) Oracle OWB
8 9 (2.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.98%) Big Data
9 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.98%) MySQL
10 3 (0.74%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (8.82%) MSI
2 29 (7.11%) StarTeam
3 13 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.45%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (2.21%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.21%) JIRA
5 9 (2.21%) Maven
6 7 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.72%) FitNesse
7 5 (1.23%) RSpec
8 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.49%) Subversion
9 2 (0.49%) Wise Package Studio
9 2 (0.49%) JMeter
10 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 26 (6.37%) Finance
2 18 (4.41%) Military
3 9 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.47%) Back Office
5 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) French Language
7 1 (0.25%) German Language
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (11.52%) Architect
3 27 (6.62%) Integration Engineer
4 23 (5.64%) Consultant
5 21 (5.15%) Analyst
5 21 (5.15%) Administrator
6 19 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (4.66%) Build Engineer
7 17 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (3.92%) Developer
9 15 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (3.19%) Wintel Engineer
11 12 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (2.70%) Support Engineer
12 11 (2.70%) Storage Engineer
13 10 (2.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 10 (2.45%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (2.21%) Test Specialist
14 9 (2.21%) Migration Engineer
15 8 (1.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.17%) HTML
2 16 (3.92%) .NET
3 13 (3.19%) Web Services
4 10 (2.45%) Ajax
4 10 (2.45%) jQuery
4 10 (2.45%) CSS
4 10 (2.45%) SOAP
5 7 (1.72%) XML
5 7 (1.72%) PostGIS
5 7 (1.72%) RESTful
6 5 (1.23%) J2EE
7 3 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.74%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.49%) Spring
8 2 (0.49%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.49%) JSP
9 1 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.88%) Clustering
3 17 (4.17%) Open Source
4 15 (3.68%) Replication
5 14 (3.43%) PKI
5 14 (3.43%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.47%) HACMP
6 6 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (0.98%) e-Health
8 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.98%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.74%) NHS
9 3 (0.74%) Statistics
9 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 272 (66.67%) Windows
2 132 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 82 (20.10%) Linux
5 45 (11.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (9.07%) UNIX
7 33 (8.09%) Windows 7
8 29 (7.11%) Windows XP
9 25 (6.13%) Windows Vista
10 23 (5.64%) AIX
11 16 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (3.68%) VMS
13 14 (3.43%) Oracle Linux
13 14 (3.43%) Windows 2000
14 10 (2.45%) CentOS
15 8 (1.96%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.96%) Solaris
16 3 (0.74%) NetWare
16 3 (0.74%) HPUX
17 2 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (17.16%) ITIL
2 50 (12.25%) Migration
3 49 (12.01%) Configuration Management
4 43 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (4.66%) Test Scripting
6 18 (4.41%) Mentoring
7 16 (3.92%) Integration Testing
7 16 (3.92%) Release Management
8 15 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (3.68%) Software Testing
9 14 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (2.94%) Network Management
10 12 (2.94%) Service Delivery
11 11 (2.70%) Project Management
11 11 (2.70%) Scrum
11 11 (2.70%) System Testing
11 11 (2.70%) Data Migration
12 10 (2.45%) Network Design
12 10 (2.45%) Unit Testing
12 10 (2.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 105 (25.74%) SQL
2 60 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 31 (7.60%) Perl
4 29 (7.11%) VBScript
5 23 (5.64%) Shell Script
6 18 (4.41%) Java
6 18 (4.41%) C
7 14 (3.43%) VB
8 13 (3.19%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.19%) JavaScript
9 11 (2.70%) C++
10 6 (1.47%) PHP
11 5 (1.23%) Korn
12 4 (0.98%) Ruby
13 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.25%) C#
14 1 (0.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 231 (56.62%) Security Cleared
2 128 (31.37%) SC Cleared
3 105 (25.74%) DV Cleared
4 32 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.15%) MCSE
6 15 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (2.94%) Degree
9 10 (2.45%) CCNA
10 7 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.47%) MCITP
11 6 (1.47%) VCAP
11 6 (1.47%) CCNP
11 6 (1.47%) MCSA
12 4 (0.98%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.98%) ISEB
13 3 (0.74%) RHCE
13 3 (0.74%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.74%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.92%) SLA
2 6 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.74%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 202 (49.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 58 (14.22%) vSphere
4 44 (10.78%) VMware ESX
5 21 (5.15%) XenApp
6 20 (4.90%) Hyper-V
7 17 (4.17%) vCloud
8 16 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 10 (2.45%) XenServer
10 10 (2.45%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.72%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.74%) OCFS2
12 3 (0.74%) GPFS
12 3 (0.74%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.49%) Firmware
13 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 65 (15.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 22 (5.39%) ARCserve
3 19 (4.66%) Puppet
4 17 (4.17%) SCCM
5 15 (3.68%) HP SIM
6 13 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (2.45%) Backup Exec
8 10 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (2.21%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.72%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.72%) Vagrant
10 7 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (1.47%) SCOM
11 6 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
11 6 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (1.23%) Nagios
12 5 (1.23%) MOM
13 3 (0.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 120 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 93 (22.79%) HP
3 73 (17.89%) Citrix
4 66 (16.18%) Oracle
5 51 (12.50%) Cisco
6 35 (8.58%) NetApp
7 33 (8.09%) CA
8 31 (7.60%) EMC
9 30 (7.35%) McAfee
10 27 (6.62%) Red Hat
11 25 (6.13%) Lumension
12 24 (5.88%) 3PAR
13 23 (5.64%) Symantec
14 22 (5.39%) Veritas
14 22 (5.39%) IBM
15 13 (3.19%) CheckPoint
15 13 (3.19%) Brocade
16 11 (2.70%) Altiris
17 8 (1.96%) Dell
18 7 (1.72%) SAP
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