Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 November 2019 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 221 187
Rank change year-on-year +12 -34 +20
Contract jobs citing vRealize 19 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 0.76% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
South West median daily rate £525 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £352 £513 £365
90th Percentile £678 £538 £438
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £26.00 - -
England median hourly rate £30.50 £11.75 -
% change year-on-year +159.57% - -

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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,092 923 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.94% 14.83% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 570 301
South West median daily rate £500 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £213
90th Percentile £638 £575 £563
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 43 15
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.53 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.72% +76.72% -30.88%
10th Percentile £19.94 £17.50 £17.46
90th Percentile £42.50 £47.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -24.44%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in the South West

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vRealize in the South West

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vRealize in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vRealize in the South West

vRealize
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 vRealize within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +3 12 £550 -
Bristol - 3 £350 -
Wiltshire -17 2 £525 -
Dorset - 1 £500 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
vRealize
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for vRealize.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
4 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
5 12 (63.16%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (63.16%) vCenter Server
6 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
6 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (47.37%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (47.37%) Windows
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 8 (42.11%) SAN
8 8 (42.11%) Clustering
8 8 (42.11%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (42.11%) Big Data
9 7 (36.84%) Analytics
9 7 (36.84%) Migration
9 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
9 7 (36.84%) Physics
10 6 (31.58%) Project Management
10 6 (31.58%) Cisco
10 6 (31.58%) Azure
10 6 (31.58%) AWS
10 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
11 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (26.32%) DNS
11 5 (26.32%) Unix
12 4 (21.05%) Solaris
12 4 (21.05%) JBoss

vRealize
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) AWS
1 6 (31.58%) Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Azure Stack
2 4 (21.05%) IaaS
2 4 (21.05%) OpenShift
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Software-Defined Networking
2 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Architect
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Architect
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) J2EE
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) Replication
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) CentOS
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Physics
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (21.05%) Data Deduplication
6 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (15.79%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (15.79%) Sprint Planning
7 3 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) Docker
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) vCenter Server
2 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Micro Focus
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas