Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 48 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 179 138 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.80% 3.93% 4.48%
As % of the System Software category 24.32% 22.08% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 86 109
Hampshire median daily rate £433 £395 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -3.66% +11.19%
10th Percentile £325 £129 £306
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 18
Hampshire median hourly rate £54.13 £18.00 £44.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.72% -59.51% -7.05%
10th Percentile £39.73 £12.24 £17.50
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.00 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £38.63 £25.00 £43.28
% change year-on-year +54.53% -42.24% +35.25%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 736 625 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.75% 17.82% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 368 379
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +1.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £300 £160 £254
90th Percentile £575 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +7.87% +5.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 60
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.03 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.36% -11.69% -7.81%
10th Percentile £11.04 £9.93 £10.95
90th Percentile £54.50 £43.00 £48.15
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.48% +11.67% -14.29%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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 24 £400 +23.08% 7
Winchester +8 23 £385 +97.44% 2
Fleet -3 20 £375 -21.05% 1
Basingstoke +8 17 £425 -1.51% 10
Havant +6 15 £575 - 1
Southampton -21 10 £375 -11.76% 10
Aldershot +3 7 £478 - 2
Hook -12 6 £420 -1.18%
Fareham -12 5 £524 -0.29% 1
Farnborough - 5 £450 - 7
Eastleigh -1 1 £400 -20.00% 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 179 (100.00%) VMware
2 125 (69.83%) Windows
3 85 (47.49%) Microsoft
4 84 (46.93%) Windows Server
5 78 (43.58%) Active Directory
6 68 (37.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 67 (37.43%) Hyper-V
8 62 (34.64%) Citrix
9 56 (31.28%) Linux
10 50 (27.93%) Oracle
10 50 (27.93%) SCCM
10 50 (27.93%) Security Cleared
11 45 (25.14%) SQL
11 45 (25.14%) DNS
12 44 (24.58%) Middleware
12 44 (24.58%) Microsoft App-V
12 44 (24.58%) vSphere
13 43 (24.02%) Migration
14 42 (23.46%) XenApp
15 40 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 38 (21.23%) Network Design
16 38 (21.23%) SC Cleared
17 37 (20.67%) SAN
17 37 (20.67%) Unix
18 36 (20.11%) Red Hat
18 36 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
19 33 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
19 33 (18.44%) ITIL
20 32 (17.88%) PowerShell
20 32 (17.88%) Infrastructure Engineering

VMware Infrastructure
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 21 (11.73%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.26%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.70%) Apache
4 10 (5.59%) IIS
5 9 (5.03%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.47%) JBoss
7 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.35%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.68%) Confluence
12 2 (1.12%) nginx
13 1 (0.56%) Ethereum
13 1 (0.56%) Hyperledger
13 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 68 (37.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.61%) SaaS
3 18 (10.06%) IaaS
4 17 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (9.50%) PaaS
5 13 (7.26%) Office 365
6 10 (5.59%) Yammer
7 9 (5.03%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.56%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.14%) DNS
2 37 (20.67%) SAN
3 29 (16.20%) DHCP
3 29 (16.20%) Firewall
4 21 (11.73%) NetScaler
5 17 (9.50%) iSCSI
6 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
7 13 (7.26%) LAN
7 13 (7.26%) Skype
7 13 (7.26%) VLAN
8 9 (5.03%) WAN
9 7 (3.91%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (3.91%) SNMP
10 5 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.79%) Internet
11 4 (2.23%) HTTP
11 4 (2.23%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.23%) Network Security
11 4 (2.23%) SSL
12 3 (1.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.03%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.91%) MySQL
4 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.23%) Redis
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.56%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.15%) JIRA
4 5 (2.79%) MSI
5 2 (1.12%) Toad
5 2 (1.12%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.56%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.56%) Selenium
6 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.56%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 28 (15.64%) Finance
2 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.79%) Military
2 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (22.91%) Architect
2 37 (20.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 28 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.17%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (6.70%) Integration Engineer
6 11 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
7 9 (5.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Middleware Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) Test Manager
9 7 (3.91%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (3.35%) Windows Specialist
11 5 (2.79%) Administrator
11 5 (2.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (2.79%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (2.79%) Server Engineer
11 5 (2.79%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.23%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.58%) Middleware
2 5 (2.79%) .NET
2 5 (2.79%) .NET Framework
2 5 (2.79%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (2.23%) Kafka
3 4 (2.23%) LDAP
3 4 (2.23%) POSIX
3 4 (2.23%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.23%) Sensu
4 3 (1.68%) Web Services
5 2 (1.12%) Web Services Management
6 1 (0.56%) CSS
6 1 (0.56%) CSS3
6 1 (0.56%) JSON
6 1 (0.56%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) React
6 1 (0.56%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.56%) XML
6 1 (0.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.29%) Data Centre
3 21 (11.73%) PKI
4 17 (9.50%) Clustering
5 12 (6.70%) Fat Client
5 12 (6.70%) Thin Client
6 9 (5.03%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.79%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.23%) iSeries
8 4 (2.23%) Replication
8 4 (2.23%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.68%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.12%) CMDB
10 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.56%) CESG
11 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 125 (69.83%) Windows
2 84 (46.93%) Windows Server
3 56 (31.28%) Linux
4 40 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (20.67%) Unix
6 33 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (17.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (17.32%) Windows 10
8 26 (14.53%) Windows 7
9 17 (9.50%) AIX
10 15 (8.38%) Windows XP
11 9 (5.03%) CentOS
12 8 (4.47%) Android
12 8 (4.47%) Apple iOS
13 6 (3.35%) Windows 8
14 4 (2.23%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.68%) Solaris
15 3 (1.68%) Ubuntu
16 2 (1.12%) Debian
16 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.02%) Migration
2 38 (21.23%) Network Design
3 33 (18.44%) ITIL
4 32 (17.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 21 (11.73%) Application Packaging
6 20 (11.17%) DevOps
7 16 (8.94%) Storage Virtualisation
8 15 (8.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (8.38%) High Availability
9 13 (7.26%) Configuration Management
9 13 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.70%) Project Management
11 11 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.59%) Integration Testing
12 10 (5.59%) Problem Management
13 9 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (5.03%) Service Delivery
13 9 (5.03%) Test Automation
13 9 (5.03%) Test Management
14 8 (4.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.14%) SQL
2 32 (17.88%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.82%) Perl
4 6 (3.35%) Python
5 5 (2.79%) VBScript
6 4 (2.23%) PHP
7 3 (1.68%) VB
8 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.12%) Java
8 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) C#
9 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (27.93%) Security Cleared
2 38 (21.23%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.82%) DV Cleared
5 11 (6.15%) MCSE
5 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (5.59%) CCA
6 10 (5.59%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (5.03%) VCP6
8 7 (3.91%) Degree
9 5 (2.79%) MCSA
10 4 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.12%) CCNA
12 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.12%) MCP
12 2 (1.12%) RHCE
12 2 (1.12%) TOGAF Certification
13 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.68%) GDPR
3 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 78 (43.58%) Active Directory
2 67 (37.43%) Hyper-V
3 44 (24.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 44 (24.58%) vSphere
4 42 (23.46%) XenApp
5 25 (13.97%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (13.41%) XenDesktop
7 14 (7.82%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (5.59%) DFS Replication
8 10 (5.59%) NFS
9 9 (5.03%) vCloud
9 9 (5.03%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (4.47%) XenServer
11 7 (3.91%) Docker
12 5 (2.79%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (2.23%) BitLocker
13 4 (2.23%) KVM
13 4 (2.23%) Xen
14 3 (1.68%) VMware NSX
15 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 50 (27.93%) SCCM
2 20 (11.17%) SCOM
3 19 (10.61%) Puppet
4 15 (8.38%) vCenter Server
5 14 (7.82%) Data Guard
6 13 (7.26%) Ansible
7 12 (6.70%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (6.15%) Red Hat Satellite
8 11 (6.15%) vRealize
9 9 (5.03%) Failover Clustering
10 7 (3.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (3.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (3.91%) PowerCLI
10 7 (3.91%) SELinux
10 7 (3.91%) WSUS
11 6 (3.35%) Kubernetes
11 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (2.79%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 179 (100.00%) VMware
2 85 (47.49%) Microsoft
3 62 (34.64%) Citrix
4 50 (27.93%) Oracle
5 36 (20.11%) Red Hat
6 26 (14.53%) Cisco
7 21 (11.73%) HP
8 19 (10.61%) IBM
9 17 (9.50%) 3PAR
10 14 (7.82%) Dell
11 12 (6.70%) EMC
12 9 (5.03%) Juniper
12 9 (5.03%) McAfee
12 9 (5.03%) Splunk
13 8 (4.47%) Micro Focus
14 6 (3.35%) Dell Compellent
15 5 (2.79%) Google
15 5 (2.79%) Lumension
16 4 (2.23%) NetApp
16 4 (2.23%) SolarWinds