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 3 months to 23 June 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 42 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 80 89 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.50% 4.47% 4.44%
As % of the System Software category 30.19% 28.25% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 52
Median daily rate £425 £381 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.47% +4.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £309 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £503 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -1.31% +13.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 7
Median hourly rate £15.01 £47.83 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.61% +19.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 265 315 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 14.90% 15.81% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 186 160
Median daily rate £401 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 46
Median hourly rate £13.03 £38.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.16% +156.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -2 20 £425 - 3
Hook +9 8 £375 +19.04% 1
Southampton - 7 £510 - 2
Portsmouth -15 6 £263 -40.84% 4
Andover +13 3 £370 -
Winchester -3 3 £214 -46.62% 1
Eastleigh - 2 £500 -
Farnborough +1 1 - - 3
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 151 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (51.66%) Security Cleared
3 68 (45.03%) Windows
4 56 (37.09%) SC Cleared
5 52 (34.44%) Microsoft
6 51 (33.77%) Firewall
7 47 (31.13%) Active Directory
8 41 (27.15%) Linux
9 40 (26.49%) DevOps
10 38 (25.17%) SQL
11 37 (24.50%) Windows Server
11 37 (24.50%) PowerShell
12 36 (23.84%) Cisco
13 33 (21.85%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (20.53%) Red Hat
15 30 (19.87%) Oracle
15 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (18.54%) vSphere
16 28 (18.54%) WAN
17 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
18 26 (17.22%) Python
19 25 (16.56%) TCP/IP
19 25 (16.56%) SAN
20 24 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (15.23%) ITIL
22 22 (14.57%) DNS
22 22 (14.57%) Configuration Management
22 22 (14.57%) VMware ESXi
23 21 (13.91%) Puppet
23 21 (13.91%) LAN

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 19 (12.58%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.92%) OpenStack
3 12 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.95%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.31%) IIS
6 4 (2.65%) JBoss
7 3 (1.99%) Apache
7 3 (1.99%) Documentum
7 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.99%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.99%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.32%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.62%) Office 365
4 7 (4.64%) SaaS
5 3 (1.99%) Mailgun
6 1 (0.66%) IaaS
6 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (33.77%) Firewall
2 28 (18.54%) WAN
3 25 (16.56%) SAN
3 25 (16.56%) TCP/IP
4 22 (14.57%) DNS
5 21 (13.91%) LAN
6 16 (10.60%) HTTP
7 13 (8.61%) SSL
8 12 (7.95%) BGP
8 12 (7.95%) VPN
9 11 (7.28%) HTTPS
10 10 (6.62%) NAS
10 10 (6.62%) OSPF
10 10 (6.62%) VLAN
11 9 (5.96%) Skype
12 8 (5.30%) VoIP
13 7 (4.64%) DAB
14 6 (3.97%) VSAN
15 5 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (3.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (9.93%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.27%) MySQL
4 7 (4.64%) Big Data
4 7 (4.64%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.99%) DB2
7 3 (1.99%) IBM BigInsights
7 3 (1.99%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.64%) MSI
4 5 (3.31%) HP UFT
4 5 (3.31%) Selenium
5 4 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.99%) SilkTest
7 2 (1.32%) Ant
7 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.32%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.32%) TestNG
7 2 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 9 (5.96%) Finance
2 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.99%) Military
4 2 (1.32%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
4 2 (1.32%) Local Government
4 2 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (15.89%) Architect
2 17 (11.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (9.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (9.93%) Support Engineer
3 15 (9.93%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (7.95%) Analyst
4 12 (7.95%) Consultant
5 9 (5.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (5.96%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (5.96%) Network Architect
5 9 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (5.30%) VMware Architect
7 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (4.64%) Virtualisation Architect
7 7 (4.64%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Administrator
8 6 (3.97%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.95%) Elastic Stack
1 12 (7.95%) Sensu
2 11 (7.28%) XML
3 7 (4.64%) Middleware
4 5 (3.31%) .NET
5 4 (2.65%) Web Services
6 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.99%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.66%) JSF
8 1 (0.66%) LAMP
8 1 (0.66%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.26%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.61%) Video on Demand
3 11 (7.28%) Clustering
4 10 (6.62%) EMC VMAX
4 10 (6.62%) EMC VNX
4 10 (6.62%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 7 (4.64%) PKI
6 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.97%) Replication
6 6 (3.97%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.65%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (45.03%) Windows
2 41 (27.15%) Linux
3 37 (24.50%) Windows Server
4 33 (21.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (12.58%) CentOS
7 17 (11.26%) Unix
7 17 (11.26%) Windows 7
8 13 (8.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.64%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.31%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.65%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.66%) Debian
14 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.49%) DevOps
2 24 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.23%) ITIL
4 22 (14.57%) Configuration Management
5 19 (12.58%) Open Source
6 14 (9.27%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (7.95%) Test Scripting
8 11 (7.28%) DRM
9 10 (6.62%) Release Management
10 9 (5.96%) Converged Infrastructure
10 9 (5.96%) Information Security
10 9 (5.96%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.64%) Validation
12 6 (3.97%) Integration Testing
12 6 (3.97%) Migration
12 6 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.97%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.97%) Process Improvement
12 6 (3.97%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.31%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.17%) SQL
2 37 (24.50%) PowerShell
3 26 (17.22%) Python
4 19 (12.58%) Perl
5 16 (10.60%) PHP
6 12 (7.95%) VBScript
7 8 (5.30%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.31%) Java
9 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.99%) C#
10 3 (1.99%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) F#
12 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (51.66%) Security Cleared
2 56 (37.09%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.25%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.62%) CCNP
5 10 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.62%) MCITP
5 10 (6.62%) MCSA
6 9 (5.96%) CCDP
7 8 (5.30%) Degree
8 6 (3.97%) ISEB
9 5 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.66%) GCIH
12 1 (0.66%) GIAC
12 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.66%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.66%) RHCSS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (31.13%) Active Directory
2 28 (18.54%) vSphere
3 22 (14.57%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (10.60%) Xen
5 15 (9.93%) KVM
6 14 (9.27%) Docker
7 10 (6.62%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (3.97%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.99%) SRDF
11 2 (1.32%) GFS2
11 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.32%) OCFS2
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.32%) vCloud
11 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.66%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (13.91%) Puppet
2 18 (11.92%) Ansible
3 15 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (7.95%) Grafana
4 12 (7.95%) Kubernetes
4 12 (7.95%) logstash
4 12 (7.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (4.64%) SCOM
6 6 (3.97%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (3.97%) vRealize
7 5 (3.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (3.31%) vCenter Server
8 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.65%) SCCM
9 3 (1.99%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.99%) PowerCLI
9 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (1.99%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 151 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (34.44%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.84%) Cisco
4 31 (20.53%) Red Hat
5 30 (19.87%) Oracle
6 16 (10.60%) McAfee
7 15 (9.93%) HP
8 13 (8.61%) Splunk
9 12 (7.95%) SaltStack
10 11 (7.28%) EMC
10 11 (7.28%) Lumension
11 10 (6.62%) Juniper
11 10 (6.62%) NetApp
12 7 (4.64%) Dell
13 6 (3.97%) Citrix
14 4 (2.65%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.99%) 3PAR
15 3 (1.99%) Cloudera
15 3 (1.99%) IBM
15 3 (1.99%) Lotus
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