Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 46 26
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 29 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.22% 3.61% 5.02%
As % of the System Software category 29.00% 29.76% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 3
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.82% -2.80% +13.64%
10th Percentile £195 £338 £344
90th Percentile £483 £524 £456
Hampshire median daily rate £422 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.71% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.34 £21.25 £44.46
% change year-on-year +99.26% -52.20% +11.15%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 100 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 21.46% 12.12% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 14
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.21% -11.37%
10th Percentile £179 £140 £279
90th Percentile £550 £493 £456
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 11
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.13% -11.54% -10.34%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.13 £10.13
90th Percentile £16.72 £24.42 £15.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.03 £25.38
% change year-on-year +15.16% -48.67% +68.05%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Basingstoke

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Basingstoke

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Basingstoke

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (89.66%) Windows
3 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
4 22 (75.86%) SCCM
5 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
6 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
7 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
8 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
9 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Office
9 13 (44.83%) SharePoint
9 13 (44.83%) SCOM
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
10 12 (41.38%) DevOps
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (41.38%) Oracle
11 11 (37.93%) Cisco
11 11 (37.93%) PKI
11 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (34.48%) LAN
13 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
13 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (31.03%) DV Cleared
13 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
14 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
14 8 (27.59%) DNS
14 8 (27.59%) SAN
15 7 (24.14%) Thin Client

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 13 (44.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (24.14%) IIS
3 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) LAN
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) SSH
4 2 (6.90%) VLAN
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.34%) JMeter
1 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) SilkTest
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) PKI
2 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
2 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
3 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.90%) Debian
8 1 (3.45%) CentOS
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Antivirus Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
2 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.79%) Test Management
5 4 (13.79%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) Network Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) C
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) VB
4 3 (10.34%) VBScript
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
2 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) DV Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) ISEB
4 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
4 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GDPR
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Docker
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (75.86%) SCCM
2 13 (44.83%) SCOM
3 7 (24.14%) vCenter Server
4 3 (10.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Perfmon
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco
5 7 (24.14%) EMC
6 6 (20.69%) Citrix
7 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
8 4 (13.79%) Fujitsu
8 4 (13.79%) LogRhythm
8 4 (13.79%) Lumension
8 4 (13.79%) NetApp
9 2 (6.90%) Veeam
10 1 (3.45%) McAfee