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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 32 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.71% 6.79% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 12.05% 20.33% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £407 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
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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
166 123 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.06% 33.42% 55.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 91 94
Average daily rate £393 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.60% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 24
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.06 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (55.56%) Windows
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (38.89%) Citrix
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.22%) vSphere
7 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) XenApp
7 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 4 (11.11%) Firewall
10 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 4 (11.11%) MS Office
10 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 4 (11.11%) ITIL
10 4 (11.11%) Internet
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco
10 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (8.33%) Intel
11 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
11 3 (8.33%) Middleware

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) Lync
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) Extranet
3 2 (5.56%) Intranet
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) ADSL
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.78%) Back Office
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Wintel Support
3 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) XHTML
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.56%) Content Management
3 2 (5.56%) Workflow
3 2 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
1 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) vSphere
4 7 (19.44%) XenApp
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
1 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Citrix
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) Intel
6 2 (5.56%) Nintex
6 2 (5.56%) Telerik
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) IronPort
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam