Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for VMware Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Server over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

VMware Server
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 201 224
Rank change year-on-year +7 +23 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.054% 0.052% 0.015%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
South West median daily rate £145 £513 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.71% +115.79% -10.38%
10th Percentile £138 £506 £219
90th Percentile £153 £519 £256
England median daily rate £300 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -11.11% -3.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.00 £49.46 £29.53
% change year-on-year -73.72% +67.50% +107.21%

VMware Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 692 737 706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.43% 12.82% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 439 370
South West median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -1.52%
10th Percentile £156 £125 £120
90th Percentile £548 £550 £488
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 79 94
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £19.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -27.33% +16.76%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.15 £43.36
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VMware Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in the South West

VMware Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Server in the South West

VMware Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Server in the South West

VMware Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Somerset - 3 £145 -
VMware Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server 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 South West region with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building

VMware Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix