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 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 1 9
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8  
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.45% 24.32% 8.89%
As % of the Vendors category 8.74% 38.30% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £281 £464 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.38% +65.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £400 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £569 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £330
% change year-on-year +4.52% +8.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 0
Median hourly rate - £44.42 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £28.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -43.37% +30.68%  

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 Portsmouth.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 103 94 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 62.42% 63.51% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 122 43
Median daily rate £430 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.02% +23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 79 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £27.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.75 £34.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware.

1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Workflow
6 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) IaaS
6 5 (22.73%) PaaS
7 4 (18.18%) vSphere
7 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) RESTful
7 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 4 (18.18%) Task Automation
7 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) CA
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.64%) Service Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
1 5 (22.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
4 3 (13.64%) HTTP
4 3 (13.64%) NAS
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (4.55%) BGP
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) OSPF
6 1 (4.55%) PBX
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) RESTful
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Workflow
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Release Management
3 4 (18.18%) Task Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (4.55%) Boundary Protection
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development
6 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
6 1 (4.55%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Design
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) VCAP
5 1 (4.55%) VCDX
5 1 (4.55%) VCP6
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) CA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Dell
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Meraki
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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