Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 26 25
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.75% 4.05% 6.07%
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 12.33% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
Exeter median daily rate £158 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.73% +37.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £119 £163 £145
90th Percentile £174 £323 £288
Devon median daily rate £400 £325 £225
% change year-on-year +23.08% +44.44% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Exeter median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% - -
Devon median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +16.00% +28.21% -

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 75 73 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 21.93% 32.88% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 42
Exeter median daily rate £338 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £162 £172 £166
90th Percentile £469 £384 £358
Devon median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Exeter median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £16.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +18.55% +23.29%
10th Percentile £22.50 £11.40 £11.12
90th Percentile £23.50 £28.05 £20.55
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% +47.06% +25.93%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

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 23 July 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 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) CAD
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAP
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CAD
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds