The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 3 months to 22 June 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 26 20
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6  
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.30% 4.72% 6.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 14.10% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £330
% change year-on-year +2.77% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year -40.35% +25.27%  

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 Devon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 81 78 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 24.40% 33.48% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 47
Median daily rate £350 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 16
Median hourly rate £29.25 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.00% +28.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £49.90 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Devon

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Devon

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Devon

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -7 1 - - 1
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) nginx
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (41.67%) Travis CI
4 5 (41.67%) Mongrel
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Xen
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) IPsec
4 5 (41.67%) Google
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Jetty
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) SSL

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (41.67%) JBoss
3 5 (41.67%) Jetty
3 5 (41.67%) Mongrel
3 5 (41.67%) nginx
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
1 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
2 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) IPsec
2 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (41.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) Servlets
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) WAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) SSADM
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Google
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos