The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing VMware 162 239 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.69% 10.83% 7.84%
As % of the Vendors category 16.51% 20.36% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 165 83
Median daily rate £450 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% +1.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £297 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 15
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.90 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.22% +28.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 981 1174 996
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.60% 53.22% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 764 526
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 70
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.84 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Hampshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Hampshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Hampshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Hampshire

VMware
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Winchester -6 21 £438 +16.66%
Fareham +7 15 £475 +2.15% 4
Southampton -3 15 £419 +35.08% 4
Andover - 15 £485 -
Portsmouth -2 13 £500 +36.98% 1
Hook +2 11 £330 -16.45%
Basingstoke -11 8 £314 -8.98% 3
Farnborough -9 2 - - 6
Havant - 2 £350 - 4
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 215 (53.48%) Windows
2 189 (47.01%) Security Cleared
3 182 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 171 (42.54%) Linux
5 156 (38.81%) SC Cleared
6 117 (29.10%) Microsoft
7 113 (28.11%) ITIL
8 96 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 96 (23.88%) Windows Server
9 95 (23.63%) IaaS
9 95 (23.63%) vSphere
10 92 (22.89%) Active Directory
11 80 (19.90%) Cisco
12 79 (19.65%) PaaS
13 78 (19.40%) Red Hat
14 73 (18.16%) Service Management
15 68 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 66 (16.42%) PowerShell
17 63 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 62 (15.42%) SAN
19 59 (14.68%) Firewall
20 56 (13.93%) SQL
21 55 (13.68%) DevOps
21 55 (13.68%) Data Centre
22 47 (11.69%) SQL Server
22 47 (11.69%) HP
22 47 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
23 46 (11.44%) Puppet
24 45 (11.19%) Citrix
25 41 (10.20%) Oracle

VMware
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 29 (7.21%) Skype for Business
2 25 (6.22%) MS Exchange
3 23 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.73%) IIS
6 14 (3.48%) JBoss
7 13 (3.23%) Apache
8 12 (2.99%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.24%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.74%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.49%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.75%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.75%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.50%) GeoServer
13 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 95 (23.63%) IaaS
2 79 (19.65%) PaaS
3 29 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.48%) Office 365
5 10 (2.49%) SaaS
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.75%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 62 (15.42%) SAN
2 59 (14.68%) Firewall
3 29 (7.21%) WAN
4 28 (6.97%) TCP/IP
5 27 (6.72%) NAS
6 25 (6.22%) DNS
7 24 (5.97%) LAN
8 16 (3.98%) NetScaler
8 16 (3.98%) Skype
9 13 (3.23%) VoIP
9 13 (3.23%) VPN
10 12 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (2.74%) LDAP
11 11 (2.74%) MPLS
12 10 (2.49%) PuTTY
12 10 (2.49%) SSL
12 10 (2.49%) WinSCP
13 8 (1.99%) Kerberos
14 7 (1.74%) HTTP
14 7 (1.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 20 (4.98%) MySQL
3 20 (4.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.99%) DB2
7 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.24%) Oracle OWB
10 8 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.74%) IBM BigInsights
11 7 (1.74%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (8.46%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.98%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (3.23%) HP UFT
5 12 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.74%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.24%) Selenium
7 9 (2.24%) Toad
8 7 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.49%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.24%) MSI
11 4 (1.00%) Ant
11 4 (1.00%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.75%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.75%) Maven
12 3 (0.75%) SilkTest
13 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.50%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.50%) TestNG
General
1 17 (4.23%) Finance
2 14 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.99%) Local Government
4 7 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.24%) Electronics
5 5 (1.24%) Marketing
6 4 (1.00%) Military
7 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.50%) Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (8.71%) Architect
2 31 (7.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 27 (6.72%) Analyst
3 27 (6.72%) Consultant
4 23 (5.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (4.23%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (4.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 17 (4.23%) Support Engineer
6 16 (3.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 16 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (3.73%) VMware Engineer
8 14 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 14 (3.48%) Server Engineer
8 14 (3.48%) VMware Specialist
9 12 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (2.74%) Administrator
10 11 (2.74%) Designer
10 11 (2.74%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.22%) RESTful
2 24 (5.97%) SOAP
3 21 (5.22%) Middleware
4 20 (4.98%) XML
5 16 (3.98%) Web Services
6 10 (2.49%) .NET
7 7 (1.74%) HTML
8 6 (1.49%) HTML5
8 6 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (1.49%) REST
9 5 (1.24%) CSS
10 4 (1.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.00%) SAML
11 3 (0.75%) CGI
11 3 (0.75%) Classic ASP
11 3 (0.75%) OAuth2
12 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.25%) LAMP
12 1 (0.25%) Web Services Management
12 1 (0.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.21%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 28 (6.97%) EMC VNX
4 27 (6.72%) EMC VMAX
5 25 (6.22%) CMDB
6 19 (4.73%) Management Information System
7 17 (4.23%) Clustering
8 16 (3.98%) PKI
9 7 (1.74%) Replication
9 7 (1.74%) Smart Meter
9 7 (1.74%) Taxonomies
9 7 (1.74%) User Experience
10 6 (1.49%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.49%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.24%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.24%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 215 (53.48%) Windows
2 171 (42.54%) Linux
3 96 (23.88%) Windows Server
3 96 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (10.20%) Unix
7 33 (8.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (6.72%) Windows 7
9 10 (2.49%) AIX
10 9 (2.24%) CentOS
11 6 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.49%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.24%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.50%) Solaris
14 2 (0.50%) SUSE
14 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (28.11%) ITIL
2 73 (18.16%) Service Management
3 55 (13.68%) DevOps
4 47 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (8.71%) Configuration Management
6 30 (7.46%) User Stories
7 28 (6.97%) Scrum
8 27 (6.72%) Converged Infrastructure
9 26 (6.47%) Workflow
10 25 (6.22%) Migration
11 24 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.72%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (5.22%) SIEM
13 21 (5.22%) Test Scripting
14 18 (4.48%) Change Management
14 18 (4.48%) Information Security
15 17 (4.23%) Integration Testing
16 16 (3.98%) Open Source
17 15 (3.73%) Security Management
17 15 (3.73%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (16.42%) PowerShell
2 56 (13.93%) SQL
3 23 (5.72%) VBScript
4 22 (5.47%) Java
5 16 (3.98%) Python
6 11 (2.74%) Ruby
6 11 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.49%) F#
7 10 (2.49%) PHP
8 8 (1.99%) Perl
9 7 (1.74%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.74%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.49%) VB
11 5 (1.24%) C#
11 5 (1.24%) Korn
12 3 (0.75%) C
13 2 (0.50%) Groovy
14 1 (0.25%) Scala
14 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 189 (47.01%) Security Cleared
2 156 (38.81%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (3.98%) Degree
5 15 (3.73%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.73%) MCITP
5 15 (3.73%) MCSA
6 13 (3.23%) ISEB
6 13 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.74%) RHCE
9 6 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (1.49%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.00%) CISSP
10 4 (1.00%) GCIH
10 4 (1.00%) GIAC
10 4 (1.00%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.00%) MCTS
11 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.00%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.75%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) GPG13
5 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 182 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (23.63%) vSphere
3 92 (22.89%) Active Directory
4 36 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (6.97%) Hyper-V
6 26 (6.47%) VMware ESX
7 24 (5.97%) XenServer
8 20 (4.98%) XenDesktop
9 14 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (2.99%) XenApp
11 11 (2.74%) vCloud
12 9 (2.24%) Terminal Services
12 9 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
14 7 (1.74%) Docker
14 7 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.49%) Firmware
16 4 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.75%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 46 (11.44%) Puppet
2 27 (6.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 18 (4.48%) SCCM
4 17 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (3.98%) vRealize
6 12 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (2.24%) Red Hat Satellite
8 8 (1.99%) SCOM
9 7 (1.74%) Ansible
9 7 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.74%) ZABBIX
10 6 (1.49%) Data Guard
10 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 6 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (1.24%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (1.24%) WSUS
12 4 (1.00%) SELinux
12 4 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 80 (19.90%) Cisco
3 78 (19.40%) Red Hat
4 47 (11.69%) HP
5 45 (11.19%) Citrix
6 41 (10.20%) Oracle
7 36 (8.96%) EMC
8 35 (8.71%) CA
9 25 (6.22%) Intel Security
10 19 (4.73%) Splunk
11 17 (4.23%) IBM
12 16 (3.98%) NetApp
13 12 (2.99%) BMC
14 11 (2.74%) ArcSight
14 11 (2.74%) CheckPoint
14 11 (2.74%) Dell
15 10 (2.49%) Juniper
15 10 (2.49%) SolarWinds
16 9 (2.24%) Remedy
16 9 (2.24%) Symantec
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