Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 6.19% 8.04% 8.26%
As % of the Vendors category 11.18% 14.38% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 5
Portsmouth median daily rate £500 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +21.88% +135.29%
10th Percentile £455 £430 £365
90th Percentile £513 £545 £509
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Portsmouth median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% -10.10% +51.84%
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.75 £42.50 £44.90
% change year-on-year -44.12% -5.33% +19.72%

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 161 160 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 55.33% 55.94% 56.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 97 77
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +21.62% +13.85%
10th Percentile £140 £302 £263
90th Percentile £529 £530 £519
Hampshire median daily rate £420 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +1.20% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 19
Portsmouth median hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% -23.53% +41.67%
10th Percentile £27.28 £12.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £44.80 £49.01
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.38 £20.00 £20.88
% change year-on-year -3.13% -4.19% +25.75%

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 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 21 May 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
4 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco
6 8 (44.44%) OSPF
6 8 (44.44%) BGP
6 8 (44.44%) IPsec
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 7 (38.89%) HSRP
7 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
7 7 (38.89%) L2TP
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (38.89%) Juniper
7 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) CCNA
7 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 7 (38.89%) LAN
7 7 (38.89%) WAN
7 7 (38.89%) RIP
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 7 (38.89%) MPLS
8 5 (27.78%) Unix
8 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 4 (22.22%) Nessus
9 4 (22.22%) Nmap
10 3 (16.67%) AIX

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 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) BGP
1 8 (44.44%) IPsec
1 8 (44.44%) OSPF
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) HSRP
2 7 (38.89%) L2TP
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) MPLS
2 7 (38.89%) RIP
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Debian
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nessus
1 4 (22.22%) Nmap
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.11%) Snow
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat