Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.83% 5.07% 7.08%
As % of the Vendors category 20.93% 9.82% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Guildford median daily rate £225 £280 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.64% +0.45% -38.06%
10th Percentile £140 £194 £232
90th Percentile £420 £329 £344
Surrey median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Guildford median hourly rate - £47.79 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +203.43% +14.75%
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £23.21 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.70% +3.17% -7.22%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Guildford.

All Vendors
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 86 112 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 37.39% 51.61% 53.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 74 59
Guildford median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -14.47%
10th Percentile £146 £152 £222
90th Percentile £538 £575 £505
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 5
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -20.59%
10th Percentile £12.80 £10.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £30.05 £37.75 £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £15.55 £27.38 £18.25
% change year-on-year -43.20% +50.00% +6.10%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Guildford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Guildford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Guildford

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) Office 365
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) VLAN
8 4 (22.22%) SCCM
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (16.67%) vSphere
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (16.67%) vCenter Server
9 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) RFC 2833
9 3 (16.67%) Presales
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
9 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (16.67%) CTI
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) HTTP
4 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 3 (16.67%) IPsec
4 3 (16.67%) LDAP
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) PBX
4 3 (16.67%) RTP
4 3 (16.67%) Softphone
4 3 (16.67%) SSH
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (16.67%) Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Platform Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) JTAPI
1 3 (16.67%) RFC 2833
1 3 (16.67%) TAPI
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Debian
5 3 (16.67%) Fedora
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Presales
1 3 (16.67%) Process Management
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (5.56%) BCP
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) WFM
3 1 (5.56%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
1 2 (11.11%) MCSA
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) PA-DSS
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) vCenter Server
3 2 (11.11%) DameWare
3 2 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Altiris
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) arcserve
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos