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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 23 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.70% 5.47% 7.23%
As % of the Vendors category 11.71% 12.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 16
Median daily rate £313 £313 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £397 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.81 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.42% +10.52%
VMware
Hampshire

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
111 140 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 48.68% 42.55% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 110 104
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £20.00 £21.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for VMware.

1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
5 9 (31.03%) Citrix
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) Clustering
8 5 (17.24%) WAN
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) HP
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
9 4 (13.79%) SCOM
9 4 (13.79%) Server Building
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.79%) DHCP
9 4 (13.79%) LAN
9 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (10.34%) Multimedia
10 3 (10.34%) Replication

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) IPsec
5 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) BGP
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.45%) IPv4
6 1 (3.45%) IPv6
6 1 (3.45%) MPLS
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.45%) OLAP
3 1 (3.45%) OLTP
General
1 3 (10.34%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Environment Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Environment Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.45%) HACMP
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) iSeries
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Symmetrix
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) HPUX
6 1 (3.45%) NetWare
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (13.79%) Server Building
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) High Availability
3 3 (10.34%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.90%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Korn
4 1 (3.45%) Lisp
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCA
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCSA
4 1 (3.45%) CCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) XenServer
6 1 (3.45%) GPFS
6 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) EMC
4 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) Compaq
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Nokia
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Veritas