Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 42 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.02% 1.79% 6.79%
As % of the Vendors category 12.20% 4.65% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 10
Dorset median daily rate £425 £271 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.68% -3.98% -24.67%
10th Percentile £169 £172 £157
90th Percentile £438 £387 £478
South West median daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year +7.57% -3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
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 Dorset.

All Vendors
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 123 172 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 41.14% 38.39% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 111 87
Dorset median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £225 £175 £120
90th Percentile £488 £538 £517
South West median daily rate £395 £373 £375
% change year-on-year +6.04% -0.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Dorset median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -65.06% +115.58%
10th Percentile £10.79 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.75 £23.73 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +45.24% -6.67% +12.50%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Bournemouth +12 2 £409 +4.14% 2
Wimborne -1 2 - -
Blandford Forum - 2 £161 -
Weymouth - 1 - -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 11 (73.33%) Service Delivery
2 9 (60.00%) vSphere
2 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
7 2 (13.33%) vRealize
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
7 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
7 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (13.33%) Network Management
8 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (6.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.67%) iPad

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 (6.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) FTP
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Data Centre Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Migration Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Migration Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Support
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Samba
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (13.33%) vRealize
2 1 (6.67%) Icinga
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat