Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 6 months to 18 February 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.

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

VMware
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.54% 15.71% 8.92%
As % of the Vendors category 7.09% 29.93% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 9
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £488 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.51% +25.81% -2.88%
10th Percentile £221 £341 £325
90th Percentile £408 £625 £445
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £436 £375
% change year-on-year -2.58% +16.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £49.46 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.41% +91.32%
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £44.46 £44.92
% change year-on-year -70.76% -1.01% +28.33%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Portsmouth.

All Vendors
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 127 147 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 50.00% 52.50% 52.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 73
Portsmouth median daily rate £350 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +16.44% +12.31%
10th Percentile £136 £288 £263
90th Percentile £525 £553 £522
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 16
Portsmouth median hourly rate £36.75 £43.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.53% +60.75% +84.48%
10th Percentile £17.47 £12.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.26 £49.46 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.72
% change year-on-year -2.78% -13.11% +38.10%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Portsmouth

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Portsmouth

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Portsmouth

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (55.56%) SWIFT
5 5 (55.56%) Docker
5 5 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (55.56%) Middleware
5 5 (55.56%) AIX
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) DB2
6 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
6 4 (44.44%) Banking
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco
7 3 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (33.33%) VoIP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) DB2
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Test Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) SWIFT
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Docker
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Meraki
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) IBM