Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 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.

VMS
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 147 171
Rank change year-on-year +46 +24 -
Contract jobs citing VMS 3 29 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.19% 0.79% 0.053%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 2.82% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
South East median daily rate £640 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +34.74% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 420 1,029 1,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.79% 28.02% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 632 567
Median daily rate £410 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £135 £225 £210
90th Percentile £563 £575 £543
South East median daily rate £400 £415 £415
% change year-on-year -3.61% - +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 81 81
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -22.22% +53.06%
10th Percentile £12.20 £10.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £46.75
Median hourly rate £18.08 £16.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.81% -6.83% +18.03%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Hampshire

VMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMS in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for VMS in Hampshire

VMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMS in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMS in Hampshire

VMS
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 VMS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Southampton +2 1 £550 +15.79%
VMS
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

VMS
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Functions
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat