The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 June 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.42% 4.23% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 8.58% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 13
Median daily rate £200 £415 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.80% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £311 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £638 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +4.05% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -40.35% +29.54%  

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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 137 233 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 42.55% 49.26% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 126 118
Median daily rate £333 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Gloucestershire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Gloucestershire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Gloucestershire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -4 3 £190 -54.76% 4
Cheltenham +4 2 £425 +30.76% 1
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
5 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco
8 9 (32.14%) WAN
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
9 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
10 7 (25.00%) Office 365
10 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (25.00%) LAN
10 7 (25.00%) Citrix
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (21.43%) Firewall
11 6 (21.43%) ITIL
11 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
12 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
12 5 (17.86%) CommVault
12 5 (17.86%) NetApp

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) WAN
2 8 (28.57%) DHCP
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) VoIP
5 3 (10.71%) Wireless
6 2 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (7.14%) VLAN
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) Internet
7 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Network Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) FMCG
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) iPhone
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
9 2 (7.14%) Linux
9 2 (7.14%) Solaris
9 2 (7.14%) Unix
9 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
4 4 (14.29%) Network Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Demand Management
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Database Security
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.57%) UAG
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) AirWatch
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Netcool
2 2 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (7.14%) Unicenter
2 2 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) CommVault
4 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) Apple
6 3 (10.71%) EMC
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) Meridio
7 2 (7.14%) Sophos
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas
8 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) Isilon
8 1 (3.57%) Remedy
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