Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for vRealize skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vRealize over the 6 months to 18 July 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.

VMware vRealize Suite
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 354 332 371
Rank change year-on-year -22 +39 +14
Contract jobs citing vRealize 25 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.11% 1.62% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 5
South East median daily rate £419 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.94% +25.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £406 £326 £346
90th Percentile £584 £538 £442
England median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

vRealize is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,243 1,853 2,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.15% 11.59% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,335 1,102 1,358
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £256
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 65 80
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.37% +32.69%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.00 £13.24
90th Percentile £56.10 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £19.20 £17.89 £22.00
% change year-on-year +7.35% -18.70% +8.99%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing vRealize as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in the South East

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vRealize in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for vRealize in the South East

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vRealize in the South East over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vRealize in the South East

vRealize
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vRealize within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -18 12 £425 - 4
West Sussex - 9 £413 - 1
Surrey -20 3 £600 +33.33%
Thames Valley -16 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
vRealize
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vRealize 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 South East region with a requirement for vRealize.

1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) vSphere
3 20 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) Citrix
7 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
9 8 (32.00%) DevOps
9 8 (32.00%) Migration
9 8 (32.00%) Linux
9 8 (32.00%) .NET
9 8 (32.00%) Oracle
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (28.00%) XenApp
10 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (24.00%) BDD
11 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (24.00%) SoapUI

vRealize
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (24.00%) Office 365
3 6 (24.00%) Yammer
4 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) PuTTY
1 6 (24.00%) Skype
1 6 (24.00%) WinSCP
2 2 (8.00%) VSAN
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Ant
1 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
1 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (24.00%) TestNG
2 2 (8.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (12.00%) Architect
8 3 (12.00%) Wintel Specialist
9 2 (8.00%) AWS Architect
9 2 (8.00%) Azure Architect
9 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
9 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Automation Architect
10 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
10 1 (4.00%) DevOps Architect
10 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
10 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) API Testing
2 6 (24.00%) BDD
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
2 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) F#
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) VCAP
4 1 (4.00%) VCP6
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) vSphere
2 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (28.00%) XenApp
5 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HP ALM
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.00%) ThinApp
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (24.00%) Software AG
4 6 (24.00%) webMethods
5 2 (8.00%) McAfee
5 2 (8.00%) MobileIron
5 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper