The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 April 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.85% 2.44% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 7.69% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £143 £198 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.72% -36.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £136 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £260 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £24.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year -25.77% +3.19%  

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 Exeter.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 45 26 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 27.78% 31.71% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 12
Median daily rate £320 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £182 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £11.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.02% +65.08%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Exeter

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Exeter

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Exeter region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Remedy
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) ISO 14001
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) MPLS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
2 1 (9.09%) ISDN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Support
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) SSADM
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) CNA
3 1 (9.09%) CNE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 14001
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) Remedy
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Novell
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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