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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South West / Devon
Rank 26 26 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11  
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.21% 3.57% 8.20%
As % of the Vendors category 16.42% 11.29% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
Median daily rate £543 £233 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +133.65% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £155 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% -  

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 67 62 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 25.67% 31.63% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 49 32
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £145 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £9.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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

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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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 26 March 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
Plymouth -1 5 £550 - 1
Exeter -10 4 £143 -27.72% 1
Exmouth - 1 - -
Torquay - 1 £350 -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) DHCP
3 9 (36.00%) IIS
4 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) DNS
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (24.00%) ITIL
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) Apache
6 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Google
7 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (20.00%) Xen
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Jetty
7 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (20.00%) Google App Engine
7 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) nginx
7 5 (20.00%) Jenkins

VMware
Top Related 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 9 (36.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) JBoss
3 5 (20.00%) Jetty
3 5 (20.00%) Mongrel
3 5 (20.00%) nginx
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (20.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DHCP
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) FTP
3 5 (20.00%) HTTP
3 5 (20.00%) IPsec
3 5 (20.00%) SSL
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) VoIP
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (12.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) ISDN
6 2 (8.00%) Skype
6 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Support
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Server Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) J2EE
2 5 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) WAP
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) SSADM
6 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCDA
3 2 (8.00%) CNA
3 2 (8.00%) CNE
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) Novell Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (20.00%) Xen
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Google
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (8.00%) Novell
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) Sophos