The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 28 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.

VMware
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 22
Contract jobs citing VMware 0 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 5.98% 5.24%
As % of the Vendors category - 18.42% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £8.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 Dorset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 16 76 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 16.84% 32.48% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 48 58
Median daily rate £431 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £460 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -21.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Dorset

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VMware.

1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) arcserve
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
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