Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 19 17
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 29 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.23% 7.66% 6.80%
As % of the Vendors category 9.90% 13.07% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
Basingstoke median daily rate £342 £270 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.90% -14.44% -7.01%
10th Percentile £302 £85 £307
90th Percentile £538 £390 £461
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £20.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £44.46
% change year-on-year +284.62% -70.76% -1.01%

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 293 329 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 52.89% 58.65% 51.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 151 116
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £256 £157 £210
90th Percentile £584 £588 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 13
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £15.71 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.81% -4.77% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £48.40 £23.75 £32.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -2.78% -16.76%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019, 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 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (37.93%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Remedy
6 8 (27.59%) Firewall
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (27.59%) ServiceNow
7 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
7 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) MySQL
8 6 (20.69%) PKI
8 6 (20.69%) Google
8 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
8 6 (20.69%) vSphere
8 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (20.69%) DevOps
8 6 (20.69%) VMware NSX
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) vCenter Server
9 5 (17.24%) Ansible
9 5 (17.24%) Docker
9 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared

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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (13.79%) IaaS
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.34%) Datadog
5 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) VSAN
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.45%) BGP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.45%) DAB
5 1 (3.45%) DWDM
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) OSPF
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) PKI
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) DC/OS
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Network Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Security Patching
5 3 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) Microservices
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Service Design
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CCDP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (20.69%) VMware NSX
3 6 (20.69%) vSphere
4 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.24%) Docker
4 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.34%) VirtualBox
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) vCenter Server
2 3 (10.34%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.34%) Packer
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Terraform
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) vRealize
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
1 8 (27.59%) Remedy
1 8 (27.59%) ServiceNow
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) Google
3 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
4 4 (13.79%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) CA
5 3 (10.34%) New Relic
5 3 (10.34%) Splunk
6 1 (3.45%) Brocade
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec