The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 4 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 19.78% 12.07% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 39.56% 21.88% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +7.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.80%
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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 Winchester region.

Vendors Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 50.00% 55.17% 63.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 19 24
Average daily rate £350 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.98 £21.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.69% -17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.99 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Winchester region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Winchester region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 33 (60.00%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Linux
3 30 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (49.09%) vSphere
5 21 (38.18%) Firewall
6 20 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
8 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 16 (29.09%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
10 14 (25.45%) Perl
10 14 (25.45%) IPv4
10 14 (25.45%) IPv6
11 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
11 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
11 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 11 (20.00%) SAN
13 10 (18.18%) Citrix
14 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
14 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
14 9 (16.36%) Oracle
14 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
14 9 (16.36%) Migration
14 9 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (16.36%) XenApp
15 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
15 8 (14.55%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) Lync
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) Firewall
2 14 (25.45%) IPv4
2 14 (25.45%) IPv6
3 11 (20.00%) SAN
4 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.55%) Internet
6 7 (12.73%) Wireless
6 7 (12.73%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (10.91%) iSCSI
7 6 (10.91%) SNMP
7 6 (10.91%) FCoE
8 3 (5.45%) HTTP
9 2 (3.64%) NAS
9 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.82%) DNS
10 1 (1.82%) WAN
10 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 11 (20.00%) Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Designer
3 9 (16.36%) Designer
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Security Specialist
5 7 (12.73%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Monitoring Specialist
5 7 (12.73%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Network Security Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Test Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.64%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.64%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.82%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.55%) AIX
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.45%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) NetWare
8 1 (1.82%) HPUX
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Migration
1 9 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (12.73%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
2 7 (12.73%) Dependency Management
2 7 (12.73%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) OO
5 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.45%) SIEM
6 3 (5.45%) Database Security
6 3 (5.45%) Workflow
6 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.64%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.64%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 14 (25.45%) Perl
3 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
4 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Korn
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCENT
6 1 (1.82%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (49.09%) vSphere
3 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
4 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
4 9 (16.36%) XenApp
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.82%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) SCOM
2 6 (10.91%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (7.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) Citrix
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.73%) Veritas
5 6 (10.91%) AppSense
5 6 (10.91%) ComArch
5 6 (10.91%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.27%) EMC
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco
7 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 3 (5.45%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Compaq
8 1 (1.82%) Hitachi