Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.82% 4.15% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 8.18% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Cheltenham median daily rate £220 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.31% -22.62% +11.26%
10th Percentile £151 £164 £172
90th Percentile £395 £410 £474
Gloucestershire median daily rate £205 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -45.33% +17.19% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.00% +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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 72 110 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 50.70% 50.69% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 71
Cheltenham median daily rate £348 £350 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -14.11% +20.74%
10th Percentile £123 £298 £230
90th Percentile £438 £521 £487
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £375 £403
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.83% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 7
Cheltenham median hourly rate £15.75 £13.23 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.09% -68.88% +28.79%
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.63 £41.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.63 £44.05
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £18.14 £21.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -13.64% -41.67% +97.26%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) OpenVZ
3 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Isilon
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) IIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Isilon