Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 34 42
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -18
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 49 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.58% 5.30% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 6.37% 12.63% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 25
Gloucestershire median daily rate £216 £263 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.62% +9.38% -20.00%
10th Percentile £185 £106 £150
90th Percentile £318 £400 £478
South West median daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% - -
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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 267 388 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.58% 41.95% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 215 258
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.24% +5.53%
10th Percentile £185 £165 £213
90th Percentile £488 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 19
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £26.50 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.29% -65.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.75 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +27.91% -15.69% +27.12%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Gloucester -9 10 £215 +57.80% 6
Cheltenham +9 2 £220 -32.31%
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 10 (58.82%) Office 365
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
7 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
7 6 (35.29%) FMCG
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) iPhone
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
8 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) AirWatch
8 5 (29.41%) iPad
9 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (17.65%) ITIL
10 3 (17.65%) Unix
10 3 (17.65%) Solaris
10 3 (17.65%) Live Communications Server
10 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (17.65%) Live Communications Server
1 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) FMCG
2 5 (29.41%) iPad
2 5 (29.41%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
7 3 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (17.65%) Unix
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Change Control
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
2 2 (11.76%) ERP
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) AirWatch
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) SmoothWall
2 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Isilon
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam