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 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.

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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing VMware 131 155 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.27% 7.79% 7.79%
As % of the Vendors category 12.87% 14.09% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 90 97
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 7
Median hourly rate £15.01 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.38% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -40.35% +29.54%  

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 1018 1100 998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 56.49% 55.28% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 673 618
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 66 69
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.56% +136.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

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 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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 -9 24 £420 +8.38% 5
Hook +4 12 £375 +13.63% 1
Southampton +7 10 £345 +43.75% 8
Portsmouth -23 9 £281 -39.38% 6
Winchester +1 8 £289 -27.68%
Fareham -2 7 £525 +56.71% 3
Andover +10 3 £370 -12.94%
Eastleigh 0 2 £500 +51.51%
Farnborough 0 2 £425 -1.73% 6
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 154 (52.56%) Windows
2 153 (52.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 149 (50.85%) Security Cleared
4 116 (39.59%) SC Cleared
5 114 (38.91%) Linux
6 94 (32.08%) Microsoft
7 78 (26.62%) Windows Server
8 74 (25.26%) DevOps
9 72 (24.57%) ITIL
10 70 (23.89%) Active Directory
11 66 (22.53%) Firewall
12 64 (21.84%) Red Hat
12 64 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 63 (21.50%) PowerShell
14 58 (19.80%) SQL
14 58 (19.80%) Oracle
15 55 (18.77%) Cisco
16 51 (17.41%) vSphere
17 48 (16.38%) Windows Server 2012
18 47 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
20 42 (14.33%) Puppet
21 41 (13.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 41 (13.99%) SQL Server
22 40 (13.65%) IaaS
23 39 (13.31%) Jenkins
23 39 (13.31%) PaaS
24 36 (12.29%) Configuration Management
25 35 (11.95%) SAN
26 34 (11.60%) HP

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 30 (10.24%) Skype for Business
2 25 (8.53%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.14%) OpenStack
4 15 (5.12%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.10%) JBoss
7 9 (3.07%) IIS
8 7 (2.39%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.05%) Apache
10 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.71%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.37%) Documentum
11 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.02%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.02%) GeoServer
12 3 (1.02%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.02%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.71%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 40 (13.65%) IaaS
2 39 (13.31%) PaaS
3 27 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (5.12%) Office 365
6 8 (2.73%) SaaS
7 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.02%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 66 (22.53%) Firewall
2 35 (11.95%) SAN
3 32 (10.92%) WAN
4 29 (9.90%) TCP/IP
5 27 (9.22%) DNS
6 23 (7.85%) LAN
7 20 (6.83%) NetScaler
7 20 (6.83%) VPN
8 18 (6.14%) HTTP
8 18 (6.14%) SSL
9 13 (4.44%) BGP
9 13 (4.44%) VLAN
10 12 (4.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (4.10%) PuTTY
10 12 (4.10%) WinSCP
11 11 (3.75%) HTTPS
11 11 (3.75%) OSPF
12 10 (3.41%) NAS
12 10 (3.41%) Skype
13 9 (3.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.99%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.22%) Oracle Database
3 23 (7.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (6.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (5.80%) MySQL
6 15 (5.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (5.12%) MongoDB
7 14 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.75%) Oracle OWB
11 7 (2.39%) Big Data
11 7 (2.39%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.05%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.71%) Oracle Discoverer
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 39 (13.31%) Jenkins
2 28 (9.56%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.14%) Oracle APEX
4 15 (5.12%) HP UFT
5 13 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.44%) Toad
6 12 (4.10%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.75%) Selenium
8 9 (3.07%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (2.73%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.39%) MSI
11 6 (2.05%) Ant
11 6 (2.05%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.37%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.37%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.37%) TestNG
13 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.02%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.02%) SilkTest
14 2 (0.68%) Gerrit
General
1 16 (5.46%) Finance
2 13 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.71%) Electronics
4 5 (1.71%) Local Government
4 5 (1.71%) Marketing
4 5 (1.71%) Military
5 2 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (12.97%) Architect
2 24 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (7.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (7.17%) Consultant
5 17 (5.80%) Support Engineer
5 17 (5.80%) Wintel Engineer
6 15 (5.12%) Analyst
6 15 (5.12%) Designer
7 14 (4.78%) Automation Engineer
7 14 (4.78%) Solutions Designer
8 13 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (4.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (4.10%) VMware Engineer
10 11 (3.75%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (3.75%) DBA
10 11 (3.75%) Network Architect
11 10 (3.41%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (3.07%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.48%) RESTful
2 17 (5.80%) SOAP
3 15 (5.12%) Middleware
3 15 (5.12%) XML
4 14 (4.78%) Web Services
5 12 (4.10%) .NET
5 12 (4.10%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (4.10%) Sensu
6 8 (2.73%) REST
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.37%) CGI
8 4 (1.37%) OAuth2
8 4 (1.37%) SAML
9 3 (1.02%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.68%) CSS
11 1 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.34%) LAMP
11 1 (0.34%) Spring
11 1 (0.34%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.60%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.46%) Clustering
3 15 (5.12%) PKI
4 13 (4.44%) Video on Demand
5 10 (3.41%) EMC VMAX
5 10 (3.41%) EMC VNX
5 10 (3.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (2.05%) CMDB
6 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.05%) Replication
6 6 (2.05%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.71%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.37%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.02%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.02%) HACMP
9 3 (1.02%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 154 (52.56%) Windows
2 114 (38.91%) Linux
3 78 (26.62%) Windows Server
4 64 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (16.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (13.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (11.60%) Unix
8 19 (6.48%) CentOS
8 19 (6.48%) Windows 7
9 17 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.73%) Windows 10
11 7 (2.39%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.39%) Windows Vista
12 6 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (1.71%) AIX
14 4 (1.37%) Solaris
15 2 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.34%) Debian
16 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (25.26%) DevOps
2 72 (24.57%) ITIL
3 47 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (12.29%) Configuration Management
5 23 (7.85%) Open Source
5 23 (7.85%) Test Scripting
6 22 (7.51%) Migration
7 20 (6.83%) Task Automation
7 20 (6.83%) Test Automation
8 19 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (6.48%) Service Management
9 18 (6.14%) TOGAF
10 16 (5.46%) Workflow
11 15 (5.12%) Release Management
11 15 (5.12%) Scrum
12 14 (4.78%) Virtual Environments
13 13 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.44%) Integration Testing
14 11 (3.75%) DRM
14 11 (3.75%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (21.50%) PowerShell
2 58 (19.80%) SQL
3 31 (10.58%) Python
4 23 (7.85%) Perl
5 21 (7.17%) PHP
6 14 (4.78%) Java
6 14 (4.78%) VBScript
7 12 (4.10%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.10%) F#
8 11 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.71%) Ruby
11 4 (1.37%) C
11 4 (1.37%) C#
11 4 (1.37%) VB
12 2 (0.68%) Korn
13 1 (0.34%) Groovy
13 1 (0.34%) Scala
13 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 149 (50.85%) Security Cleared
2 116 (39.59%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.19%) DV Cleared
4 18 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.10%) CCNP
6 12 (4.10%) ISEB
7 11 (3.75%) Degree
7 11 (3.75%) MCITP
8 10 (3.41%) CCDP
8 10 (3.41%) MCSA
9 9 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.73%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (2.39%) RHCE
12 4 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (1.37%) MCSE
13 2 (0.68%) CCNA
13 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.68%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (1.37%) JSP 440
1 4 (1.37%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) GPG13
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 153 (52.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (23.89%) Active Directory
3 51 (17.41%) vSphere
4 46 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (9.22%) Hyper-V
6 19 (6.48%) XenDesktop
6 19 (6.48%) XenServer
7 18 (6.14%) Docker
8 16 (5.46%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (5.46%) Xen
9 15 (5.12%) KVM
10 10 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (2.39%) vCloud
13 6 (2.05%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (1.71%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (1.02%) SRDF
16 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (14.33%) Puppet
2 26 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (6.83%) Ansible
4 17 (5.80%) vRealize
5 13 (4.44%) Kubernetes
5 13 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 12 (4.10%) Grafana
6 12 (4.10%) logstash
6 12 (4.10%) SCOM
7 10 (3.41%) SCCM
7 10 (3.41%) vCenter Server
8 9 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (2.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 6 (2.05%) Data Guard
10 6 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (1.71%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
13 3 (1.02%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 94 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 64 (21.84%) Red Hat
3 58 (19.80%) Oracle
4 55 (18.77%) Cisco
5 34 (11.60%) HP
6 28 (9.56%) Citrix
7 21 (7.17%) Splunk
8 17 (5.80%) McAfee
9 16 (5.46%) CA
10 13 (4.44%) EMC
11 12 (4.10%) Lumension
11 12 (4.10%) NetApp
11 12 (4.10%) SaltStack
12 11 (3.75%) Juniper
13 9 (3.07%) IBM
14 8 (2.73%) Dell
15 6 (2.05%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.71%) Arqiva
16 5 (1.71%) SAP
16 5 (1.71%) Veritas
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £29.00 - £29.50 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £480 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £485.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago