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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 11 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.55% 5.33% 6.11%
As % of the Vendors category 17.80% 10.53% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 12
Median daily rate £350 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £266 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £372 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.96 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £21.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+1.16% -5.24%
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
118 171 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 53.64% 50.59% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 124 98
Median daily rate £356 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +27.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £47.12 £23.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 September 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 September 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 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (37.04%) Service Management
5 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) PaaS
5 9 (33.33%) IaaS
6 8 (29.63%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Citrix
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (22.22%) User Stories
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) Clustering
9 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
9 5 (18.52%) SCOM
10 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
10 4 (14.81%) WAN
10 4 (14.81%) LAN
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.11%) DHCP
11 3 (11.11%) HP
11 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business

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 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) IaaS
1 9 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) VoIP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) FabricPath
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) IPv4
5 1 (3.70%) IPv6
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) OSPF
5 1 (3.70%) TRILL
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) OLAP
1 1 (3.70%) OLTP
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) iSeries
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Service Management
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) User Stories
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Presales
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Security Hardening
5 2 (7.41%) Security Management
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Lisp
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) CCIE
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (7.41%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Varonis
5 2 (7.41%) Wyse
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) CommVault
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) Rally
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds