Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 20 January 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 26 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.36% 2.70% 6.79%
As % of the Vendors category 8.06% 7.46% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Cheltenham median daily rate £243 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.79% +10.42% -50.00%
10th Percentile £215 £271 £95
90th Percentile £276 £387 £489
Gloucestershire median daily rate £248 £153 £275
% change year-on-year +62.30% -44.55% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £72.50 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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 Cheltenham.

All Vendors
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 62 67 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 41.61% 36.22% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 60
Cheltenham median daily rate £415 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £249 £261 £105
90th Percentile £600 £563 £540
Gloucestershire median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Cheltenham median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -52.94% +8.97%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.00 £40.20
90th Percentile £14.80 £79.50 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -67.86% +18.31%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Cheltenham

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Cheltenham

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Sophos
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (40.00%) Facilities Management
4 2 (40.00%) Ivanti
4 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Meraki
5 1 (20.00%) Aruba

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Ivanti
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki