Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 21 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 31 21
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 54 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 11.46% 5.46% 6.02%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 8.82% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £350 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +8.39% -
10th Percentile £195 £295 £321
90th Percentile £459 £492 £456
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £408 £425
% change year-on-year +1.84% -4.12% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +91.19% -59.52% +5.00%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Basingstoke.

All Vendors
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 243 431 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 51.59% 61.93% 57.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 191 111
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £198 £180 £213
90th Percentile £516 £531 £628
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 23
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £15.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.67% -20.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.15 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.50 £40.00 £26.37
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.06 £23.25
% change year-on-year -12.76% -13.72% +33.81%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Basingstoke

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Basingstoke

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Basingstoke

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 39 (72.22%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) Security Cleared
3 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (53.70%) SC Cleared
4 26 (48.15%) SCCM
5 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
6 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 18 (33.33%) DevOps
8 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
9 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (29.63%) ITIL
9 16 (29.63%) SCOM
10 15 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (27.78%) Cisco
11 14 (25.93%) Service Management
11 14 (25.93%) PKI
11 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (24.07%) LAN
12 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
13 12 (22.22%) Linux
13 12 (22.22%) Oracle
14 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
14 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
14 10 (18.52%) vCenter Server
15 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
15 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
15 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

VMware
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 (24.07%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) IaaS
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) LAN
2 9 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (11.11%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) VPN
4 4 (7.41%) SSH
5 3 (5.56%) WAN
6 2 (3.70%) DHCP
6 2 (3.70%) Internet
6 2 (3.70%) Skype
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.85%) OSPF
7 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) MySQL
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) JMeter
1 3 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.70%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.26%) Military
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
1 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services Management
2 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) PKI
2 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.96%) Fat Client
3 7 (12.96%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) Linux
6 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.26%) Windows 10
8 4 (7.41%) Debian
9 2 (3.70%) Unix
10 1 (1.85%) CentOS
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Solaris
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) DevOps
2 16 (29.63%) ITIL
3 14 (25.93%) Service Management
4 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.96%) Antivirus Management
5 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.26%) Validation
8 4 (7.41%) CRM
8 4 (7.41%) Functional Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Open Source
8 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.41%) Test Management
8 4 (7.41%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.56%) Network Management
9 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 5 (9.26%) Java
4 4 (7.41%) C
4 4 (7.41%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) VB
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Security Cleared
2 29 (53.70%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) ISEB
4 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.70%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) MCP
7 1 (1.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) MCSE
7 1 (1.85%) MCTS
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) GDPR
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 15 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Docker
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (48.15%) SCCM
2 16 (29.63%) SCOM
3 10 (18.52%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.56%) Ansible
4 3 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Perfmon
4 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.70%) OpenVAS
5 2 (3.70%) SCSM
5 2 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.70%) systemd
6 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.85%) Puppet
6 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) Cisco
3 12 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds
5 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 7 (12.96%) EMC
6 6 (11.11%) Remedy
6 6 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 5 (9.26%) NetApp
8 4 (7.41%) Fujitsu
8 4 (7.41%) LogRhythm
8 4 (7.41%) Lumension
9 2 (3.70%) Veeam
10 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.85%) Altiris
10 1 (1.85%) Brocade
10 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.85%) McAfee
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.85%) Sun