Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

VMware vCenter Server
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 151 174
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23 -24
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 7 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 3.74% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 7
Hampshire median daily rate £432 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.16% +12.43% +31.01%
10th Percentile £416 £380 £320
90th Percentile £447 £647 £440
South East median daily rate £300 £450 £381
% change year-on-year -33.33% +18.03% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.25 -
% change year-on-year -28.71% - -

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 439 454 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 12.37% 12.18% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 296 233
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £544 £477
South East median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 12
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £29.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.05% +70.71% -19.95%
10th Percentile £10.40 £13.61 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.53 £56.13
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -21.62% -7.50% -

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in Hampshire

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vCenter Server in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for vCenter Server in Hampshire

vCenter Server
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Basingstoke - 3 £432 - 2
Portsmouth - 2 - -
vCenter Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) VCAP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) VCDX
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) VCP6
5 2 (28.57%) VMware NSX
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) R
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) VCAP
2 2 (28.57%) VCDX
2 2 (28.57%) VCP6
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VMware NSX
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) PowerCLI
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) Zerto