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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.03% 6.31% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 14.67% 12.07% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £130 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £21.38 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.28 £23.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +10.46%
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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
150 174 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 41.10% 52.25% 51.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 106 64
Average daily rate £340 £368 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.48% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 39
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (43.18%) Linux
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (36.36%) Web Services
6 15 (34.09%) Scrum
6 15 (34.09%) Puppet
7 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
7 14 (31.82%) Vagrant
7 14 (31.82%) EMC
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (27.27%) CentOS
9 12 (27.27%) DevOps
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (25.00%) Java
10 11 (25.00%) Apache
11 10 (22.73%) Citrix
11 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
12 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
12 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
12 9 (20.45%) vCloud
12 9 (20.45%) Open Source
12 9 (20.45%) RSpec
13 8 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (18.18%) Amazon S3
14 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (15.91%) vSphere
14 7 (15.91%) ITIL
14 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (25.00%) Apache
2 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.82%) Node.js
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
6 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.27%) Lync
7 1 (2.27%) Confluence
7 1 (2.27%) nginx
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon S3
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (4.55%) IPv4
4 2 (4.55%) LDAP
4 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.55%) NAS
4 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) SSL
5 1 (2.27%) DMZ
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.45%) RSpec
3 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
5 3 (6.82%) Grunt
5 3 (6.82%) Mockito
5 3 (6.82%) Selenium
6 2 (4.55%) JIRA
7 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (9.09%) Designer
3 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (9.09%) RESTful
2 4 (9.09%) PostGIS
3 3 (6.82%) JPA
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) JTS
3 3 (6.82%) JSON
3 3 (6.82%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.82%) jQuery
3 3 (6.82%) Spring
3 3 (6.82%) Ajax
3 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (2.27%) J2EE
5 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Open Source
2 3 (6.82%) Linked Data
2 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Linux
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (27.27%) CentOS
6 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.64%) UNIX
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.55%) AIX
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
8 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Scrum
2 12 (27.27%) DevOps
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Budget Control
6 3 (6.82%) Kanban
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
6 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) TDD
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) Korn
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) MCSE
4 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.09%) CCNP
4 4 (9.09%) CCNA
4 4 (9.09%) BC Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) VCP5
5 3 (6.82%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.45%) vCloud
4 7 (15.91%) vSphere
5 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.82%) VirtualBox
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.27%) XenApp
8 1 (2.27%) XenServer
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Puppet
2 14 (31.82%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) EMC
2 10 (22.73%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) Intel
6 4 (9.09%) Tripwire
6 4 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Brocade
8 2 (4.55%) Hitachi
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) SAP
9 1 (2.27%) Sophos
9 1 (2.27%) Avaya
9 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
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