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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 20 34 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.76% 4.80% 7.24%
As % of the Vendors category 10.96% 12.66% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 20
Median daily rate £338 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £421 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £339 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.30% +19.04%
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
146 158 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 52.52% 37.89% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 112 86
Median daily rate £390 £393 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +24.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -39.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £27.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (26.67%) Network Security
5 8 (26.67%) Citrix
5 8 (26.67%) WAN
6 7 (23.33%) Avaya
6 7 (23.33%) BT
7 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (20.00%) VoIP
8 5 (16.67%) HP
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 5 (16.67%) IIS
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) XenApp
8 5 (16.67%) XenServer
9 4 (13.33%) vSphere
9 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (13.33%) Server Building
9 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco

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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Network Security
1 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 6 (20.00%) VoIP
3 4 (13.33%) SAN
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) IPsec
6 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.33%) SSL
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Telephony Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix Support
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Environment Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Test Environment Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Telephony Support
4 3 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) HACMP
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) HPUX
5 2 (6.67%) NetWare
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Server Building
4 3 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) C++
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Korn
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCSA
2 1 (3.33%) CCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) XenApp
2 5 (16.67%) XenServer
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) GPFS
6 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) Avaya
3 7 (23.33%) BT
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) Compaq
7 2 (6.67%) Hitachi
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Veritas
8 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.33%) IronPort
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Nokia
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam