The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.08% 1.53% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 12.86% 3.31% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £174 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £541 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +8.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
140 151 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.55% 46.18% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 101 61
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 27
Average hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.06 £27.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 22 (51.16%) Web Services
1 22 (51.16%) Puppet
2 20 (46.51%) Jenkins
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Windows
4 17 (39.53%) EMC
4 17 (39.53%) Scrum
5 16 (37.21%) Vagrant
6 15 (34.88%) Open Source
6 15 (34.88%) CentOS
6 15 (34.88%) Java
7 14 (32.56%) Linux
8 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (30.23%) DevOps
9 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (27.91%) Apache
9 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
9 12 (27.91%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (25.58%) RSpec
10 11 (25.58%) vCloud
11 10 (23.26%) Cucumber
11 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (23.26%) Maven
11 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
11 10 (23.26%) Tomcat
12 9 (20.93%) Internet
12 9 (20.93%) RESTful
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
12 9 (20.93%) PostGIS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (27.91%) Apache
2 10 (23.26%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.95%) Apache Solr
4 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.98%) Node.js
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.33%) Confluence
7 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
3 6 (13.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) ADSL
4 1 (2.33%) Broadband
4 1 (2.33%) DMZ
4 1 (2.33%) 3G
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.58%) RSpec
3 10 (23.26%) Cucumber
3 10 (23.26%) Maven
4 7 (16.28%) JIRA
5 6 (13.95%) FitNesse
5 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.98%) Mockito
6 3 (6.98%) Selenium
6 3 (6.98%) Grunt
7 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Architect
2 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Designer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) Web Services
2 9 (20.93%) RESTful
2 9 (20.93%) PostGIS
3 6 (13.95%) SOAP
4 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) J2EE
6 3 (6.98%) CSS
6 3 (6.98%) JTS
6 3 (6.98%) Ajax
6 3 (6.98%) JSON
6 3 (6.98%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.98%) jQuery
6 3 (6.98%) JPA
6 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Open Source
2 3 (6.98%) Linked Data
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) CentOS
3 14 (32.56%) Linux
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) AIX
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) DevOps
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) Kanban
7 2 (4.65%) People Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Budget Control
7 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) BC Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) CCNP
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) VCP5
4 1 (2.33%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) MCDST
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.58%) vCloud
3 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) VirtualBox
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 22 (51.16%) Puppet
2 16 (37.21%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (4.65%) SCCM
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) EMC
2 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Tripwire
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle
8 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 2 (4.65%) HP
8 2 (4.65%) Intel
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) Veritas
9 1 (2.33%) CA
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) McAfee
9 1 (2.33%) Wyse
9 1 (2.33%) Brocade
9 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
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