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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.18% 7.08% 5.14%
As % of the Vendors category 9.14% 17.57% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £265 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £450 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £21.38 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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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
175 148 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 45.69% 40.33% 51.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 104 108
Average daily rate £363 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.35 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £21.65 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (50.00%) vSphere
3 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
6 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
7 12 (35.29%) Citrix
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (29.41%) SCCM
9 10 (29.41%) XenApp
10 9 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (23.53%) MCSE
11 8 (23.53%) vMotion
12 7 (20.59%) NetScaler
12 7 (20.59%) 3PAR
12 7 (20.59%) FCoE
12 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) VBScript
12 7 (20.59%) SAN
12 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
12 7 (20.59%) VCP4
12 7 (20.59%) SCOM
13 6 (17.65%) HP
13 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
13 6 (17.65%) DNS
14 5 (14.71%) EMC

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Lync
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
1 7 (20.59%) FCoE
1 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (20.59%) NetScaler
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.94%) NAS
5 1 (2.94%) Intranet
5 1 (2.94%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) XHTML
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (2.94%) YAML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (20.59%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.88%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Android
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Release Management
2 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.88%) Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.94%) Content Management
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
1 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.59%) VBScript
3 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
3 7 (20.59%) VCP4
4 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (50.00%) vSphere
2 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (29.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) XenServer
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) vMotion
3 7 (20.59%) SCOM
4 4 (11.76%) Puppet
5 3 (8.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (5.88%) WSUS
6 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) 3PAR
4 6 (17.65%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 3 (8.82%) Intel
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) Telerik
8 1 (2.94%) IronPort
8 1 (2.94%) Nintex
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
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