The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 13 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 9.43% 10.00% 9.68%
As % of the Vendors category 21.74% 22.92% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Median daily rate £205 £366 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.02% +46.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £286 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.27% -2.22%  

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 Gloucester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 46 48 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 43.40% 43.64% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 42
Median daily rate £205 £309 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.60% -25.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £125 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Gloucester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Gloucester over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Gloucester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Gloucester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VMware.

1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) DBS Check
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
6 7 (41.18%) Network Management
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) DHCP
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
6 7 (41.18%) Time Management
7 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (35.29%) Apple
7 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
7 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) CommVault
8 5 (29.41%) NetApp
8 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
8 5 (29.41%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Live Communications Server
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
5 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Solaris
8 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Network Management
1 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Netcool
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) Unicenter
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Apple
3 5 (29.41%) CommVault
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Meridio
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas