Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 146 147
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 +30
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 17 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.47% 0.26% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.69% 1.87% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 22
Hampshire median daily rate £405 £432 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.14% +1.53% +25.00%
10th Percentile £400 £394 £302
90th Percentile £484 £484 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £379 £434
% change year-on-year +18.81% -12.68% +22.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.27 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £18.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +134.81% -28.71% +53.03%

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 633 481 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.33% 13.85% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 303 344
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £320 £250 £259
90th Percentile £575 £528 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 27
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.00 £21.63 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.91% -58.80% +212.04%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.40 £22.20
90th Percentile £45.05 £43.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year +16.67% -45.21% +35.62%

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 21 October 2018. 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
Portsmouth -12 8 £400 -
Basingstoke +10 4 - - 1
Havant - 2 - -
Fareham - 1 £422 -
Southampton - 1 £500 -
vCenter Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) vSphere
5 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
5 8 (47.06%) EMC
6 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 7 (41.18%) SCCM
7 6 (35.29%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (35.29%) High Availability
7 6 (35.29%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (35.29%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (35.29%) PowerCLI
7 6 (35.29%) Storage Management
7 6 (35.29%) Dell
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) DHCP
7 6 (35.29%) SNMP
7 6 (35.29%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) Clustering
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 5 (29.41%) Unix
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) SNMP
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Server Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 6 (35.29%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (35.29%) Storage Management
3 5 (29.41%) Due Diligence
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (47.06%) vSphere
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) Failover Clustering
2 6 (35.29%) PowerCLI
3 5 (29.41%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) EMC
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
4 6 (35.29%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) McAfee
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos