Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 42 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.20% 3.06% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 9.74% 12.24% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 6
Devon median daily rate £350 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £183 £207 £188
90th Percentile £403 £500 £400
South West median daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -1.43% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Devon median hourly rate - £25.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.00% +28.21%
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £34.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year +36.23% +40.82% +21.38%

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 154 147 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 32.84% 25.00% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 81 67
Devon median daily rate £373 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.62% +11.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £167 £225 £163
90th Percentile £500 £500 £400
South West median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 29
Devon median hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.86% +40.00% +40.85%
10th Percentile £9.81 £16.75 £10.05
90th Percentile £27.93 £47.83 £51.52
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +52.17% +13.95%

VMware
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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Devon over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Exeter -2 7 £190 +20.63% 5
Plymouth +8 4 £303 -6.92% 2
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (20.00%) LPAR
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (20.00%) Security Auditing
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) vSphere
8 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) AIX
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) RHCE
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
8 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) IPsec
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) LPAR
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.67%) CentOS
8 1 (6.67%) SUSE
8 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Security Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) RHCE
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Capita
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) jetNEXUS
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos