Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 35 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.18% 4.13% 5.89%
As % of the Vendors category 8.54% 7.44% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 21
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.86% +12.90% +19.23%
10th Percentile £154 £321 £313
90th Percentile £486 £483 £450
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £430 £375
% change year-on-year -6.98% +14.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £15.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -66.17% -3.75% +33.33%

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 410 215 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 60.65% 55.56% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 107 129
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £184 £213 £184
90th Percentile £576 £488 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 19
Basingstoke median hourly rate £19.94 £19.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +11.06% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.03 £13.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.25 £30.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.29% +5.26% +22.58%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for VMware.

1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
7 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
7 11 (31.43%) Firewall
8 10 (28.57%) Python
8 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (28.57%) DevOps
8 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 8 (22.86%) Release Management
9 8 (22.86%) DNS
10 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.14%) VPN
11 6 (17.14%) EMC
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
11 6 (17.14%) vCenter Server
12 5 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
12 5 (14.29%) VMware NSX
12 5 (14.29%) Finance
12 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
12 5 (14.29%) Test Automation

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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) VSAN
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) LTE
6 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) BGP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) DMZ
7 1 (2.86%) Extranet
7 1 (2.86%) Intranet
7 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) OSPF
7 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.86%) JConsole
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
1 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.86%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Lead Architect
4 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) DevOps
3 8 (22.86%) Release Management
4 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Fault Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
3 10 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Jython
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (14.29%) VMware NSX
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) vCenter Server
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) vRealize
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.86%) Terraform
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) EMC
3 4 (11.43%) Veeam
4 3 (8.57%) F5
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Lumension
6 1 (2.86%) Arista
6 1 (2.86%) Borland
6 1 (2.86%) Brocade
6 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.86%) Informatica
6 1 (2.86%) Intel
6 1 (2.86%) Motorola
6 1 (2.86%) Pega
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec