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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 9 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 31 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.88% 3.43% 7.06%
As % of the Vendors category 20.13% 6.11% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 20
Median daily rate £363 £338 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +18.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £204 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £364 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.48 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
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
154 180 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 54.04% 56.07% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 122 77
Median daily rate £400 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +155.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £13.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £24.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Service Management
3 22 (43.14%) Linux
4 21 (41.18%) IaaS
5 18 (35.29%) PaaS
5 18 (35.29%) ITIL
6 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
8 15 (29.41%) User Stories
9 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
10 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.57%) Citrix
11 11 (21.57%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco
13 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
15 7 (13.73%) Intel Security
15 7 (13.73%) BMC
15 7 (13.73%) CA
15 7 (13.73%) Splunk
15 7 (13.73%) Puppet
16 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
16 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
16 6 (11.76%) HP
16 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
17 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) IaaS
2 18 (35.29%) PaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
1 5 (9.80%) VoIP
2 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 4 (7.84%) LAN
2 4 (7.84%) WAN
3 3 (5.88%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.92%) LDAP
4 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.92%) Network Security
4 2 (3.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.96%) MPLS
5 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) OLAP
1 1 (1.96%) OLTP
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) CMDB
2 4 (7.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) PKI
3 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Service Management
2 18 (35.29%) ITIL
3 15 (29.41%) User Stories
4 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (9.80%) Security Hardening
6 5 (9.80%) Security Management
6 5 (9.80%) SIEM
6 5 (9.80%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.84%) Data Security
7 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) Ruby
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CCA
4 2 (3.92%) CCIE
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) RHCE
5 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
3 4 (7.84%) XenApp
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
2 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.80%) SCOM
4 4 (7.84%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (7.84%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.88%) Terraform
6 2 (3.92%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (3.92%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.96%) SCCM
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) Citrix
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) BMC
4 7 (13.73%) CA
4 7 (13.73%) Intel Security
4 7 (13.73%) Splunk
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) EMC
6 4 (7.84%) Remedy
6 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) ArcSight
7 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle
8 2 (3.92%) Varonis
8 2 (3.92%) Wyse
9 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) Meraki