Period
to 17 October 2017

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 6 months to 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 34 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.24% 4.78% 6.95%
As % of the Vendors category 14.17% 14.29% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 22
Devon median daily rate £313 £275 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +18.92% +32.14%
10th Percentile £207 £135 £147
90th Percentile £500 £400 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Devon median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +28.21% -
10th Percentile £17.45 £15.00 £18.95
90th Percentile £33.15 £68.38 £25.75
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £24.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +38.78% +25.64% -2.79%

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 Devon.

All Vendors
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 127 161 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.84% 33.47% 39.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 151
Devon median daily rate £367 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.53% -8.57% +4.09%
10th Percentile £213 £162 £225
90th Percentile £500 £476 £500
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 14
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +29.87% +37.50%
10th Percentile £16.75 £10.05 £15.40
90th Percentile £47.75 £51.52 £23.08
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +42.22% +7.14% +20.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Devon

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Devon over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Devon

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Devon over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware in Devon

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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 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -8 13 £325 +30.00%
Exeter +2 5 £158 -44.00%
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) IIS
4 6 (33.33%) Puppet
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) nginx
5 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (27.78%) Google App Engine
5 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Jetty
5 5 (27.78%) Google
5 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
5 5 (27.78%) Xen
5 5 (27.78%) Servlets
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) J2EE
5 5 (27.78%) Apache
5 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
5 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) FTP
5 5 (27.78%) HTTP
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) DNS

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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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Jetty
2 5 (27.78%) Mongrel
2 5 (27.78%) nginx
2 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (27.78%) Google App Engine
1 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) FTP
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
1 5 (27.78%) IPsec
1 5 (27.78%) SSL
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) SMS
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 5 (27.78%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
1 5 (27.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
1 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Google
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat