Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 33 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.53% 5.27% 4.10%
As % of the Vendors category 14.12% 8.62% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £390 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -10.86% +12.90%
10th Percentile £300 £154 £321
90th Percentile £538 £486 £483
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £430
% change year-on-year +6.25% -6.98% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £13.03 £38.50
% change year-on-year +283.88% -66.17% -3.75%

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 255 406 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 53.35% 61.14% 55.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 180 106
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £213 £180 £213
90th Percentile £549 £577 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 20
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £19.94 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.29% +19.26% -4.47%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £16.70 £40.00 £23.06
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.69 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.54% - +5.26%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 14 (38.89%) Linux
6 14 (38.89%) SCCM
7 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 10 (27.78%) PKI
9 9 (25.00%) SCOM
9 9 (25.00%) MySQL
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle
9 9 (25.00%) Cisco
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (25.00%) DevOps
10 8 (22.22%) ServiceNow
10 8 (22.22%) Remedy
11 7 (19.44%) Citrix
11 7 (19.44%) VPN
11 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
11 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
12 6 (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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.78%) Datadog
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) VPN
2 6 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) SSH
4 3 (8.33%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) OSPF
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) DAB
6 1 (2.78%) DWDM
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) MySQL
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.78%) Military
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) IT Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services Management
3 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) PKI
2 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Debian
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.56%) CentOS
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.78%) DC/OS
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (5.56%) CMMI
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) MODAF
6 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.78%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) VB
3 3 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.56%) CCIE
5 2 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) CCDP
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB
6 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) MCTS
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) GDPR
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) Docker
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.56%) VMware NSX
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) SCCM
2 9 (25.00%) SCOM
3 4 (11.11%) Ansible
4 3 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (5.56%) OpenVAS
5 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.56%) Puppet
5 2 (5.56%) SCSM
5 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.56%) systemd
5 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) Packer
6 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (22.22%) Remedy
3 8 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 7 (19.44%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) Brocade
6 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.78%) Altiris
7 1 (2.78%) Arista
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.78%) Meraki
7 1 (2.78%) New Relic
7 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.78%) Splunk