Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 18 September 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 42 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 -23 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 145 104 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.37% 4.00% 7.27%
As % of the Vendors category 9.84% 7.92% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 51 156
Surrey median daily rate £335 £353 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.96% -17.06% +16.44%
10th Percentile £163 £110 £175
90th Percentile £511 £475 £506
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 5
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% -52.92%
10th Percentile £22.68 £25.00 £15.30
90th Percentile £28.00 £30.88 £54.40
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -39.76% +18.57%

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,474 1,313 1,253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.41% 50.44% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,010 880 853
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £216
90th Percentile £600 £556 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 48 51
Surrey median hourly rate £20.75 £20.31 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.15% -11.68% +26.03%
10th Percentile £12.65 £13.77 £14.25
90th Percentile £43.08 £45.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £17.45
% change year-on-year -5.61% +0.17% -3.06%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Surrey

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Surrey

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Surrey

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Surrey

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware in Surrey

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Epsom +8 20 £375 +3.45% 1
Redhill +12 13 £325 -
Reigate -17 8 £175 -46.15% 4
Guildford -23 8 £275 +47.65% 7
Leatherhead -3 7 £475 +11.76% 3
Staines -15 6 £410 +10.81%
Woking - 6 £294 - 3
Cobham +5 4 £335 -
Weybridge -13 4 £475 +352.38%
Addlestone - 3 £350 -
Tadworth 0 1 - -
Godalming - 1 £135 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware.

1 84 (57.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (51.03%) Active Directory
3 71 (48.97%) Microsoft
4 70 (48.28%) Windows
5 57 (39.31%) Linux
6 55 (37.93%) Citrix
7 41 (28.28%) Finance
8 38 (26.21%) SCCM
9 35 (24.14%) Office 365
10 32 (22.07%) Windows Server
10 32 (22.07%) ITIL
11 29 (20.00%) Oracle
11 29 (20.00%) Change Management
12 27 (18.62%) Virtual Desktop
13 26 (17.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
14 25 (17.24%) Cisco
15 24 (16.55%) Unix
15 24 (16.55%) Incident Management
16 23 (15.86%) LAN
17 22 (15.17%) WAN
17 22 (15.17%) SQL
18 21 (14.48%) vSphere
19 20 (13.79%) PowerShell
20 19 (13.10%) SAN
20 19 (13.10%) NetApp
20 19 (13.10%) Firewall
20 19 (13.10%) Hyper-V
20 19 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (13.10%) Amazon AWS

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (6.90%) JBoss
1 10 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.52%) IIS
2 8 (5.52%) WildFly
3 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.45%) Apache
5 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.07%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.38%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.14%) Office 365
2 19 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.07%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) LAN
2 22 (15.17%) WAN
3 19 (13.10%) Firewall
3 19 (13.10%) SAN
4 15 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.59%) DNS
6 7 (4.83%) VLAN
7 6 (4.14%) Internet
7 6 (4.14%) NetScaler
7 6 (4.14%) SSH
8 3 (2.07%) DVB
8 3 (2.07%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.07%) FTP
8 3 (2.07%) HTTP
8 3 (2.07%) NAS
8 3 (2.07%) Skype
8 3 (2.07%) WebEx
9 2 (1.38%) DHCP
9 2 (1.38%) Intranet
9 2 (1.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.66%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.07%) MySQL
4 3 (2.07%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.69%) Big Data
6 1 (0.69%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (28.28%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Banking
3 10 (6.90%) Retail
4 5 (3.45%) Back Office
5 3 (2.07%) Publishing
6 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Analyst
2 19 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 13 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (8.28%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.59%) Desktop Support
5 11 (7.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (7.59%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) Consultant
8 7 (4.83%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) IT Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) SCCM Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) Server Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.97%) Web Services
2 10 (6.90%) Middleware
3 6 (4.14%) LDAP
4 5 (3.45%) Servlets
5 3 (2.07%) JSON
5 3 (2.07%) XML
5 3 (2.07%) XSLT
6 2 (1.38%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.21%) AS400
2 9 (6.21%) iSeries
3 8 (5.52%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.45%) PKI
6 4 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.07%) MPEG
7 3 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.38%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.69%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (48.28%) Windows
2 57 (39.31%) Linux
3 32 (22.07%) Windows Server
4 24 (16.55%) Unix
5 17 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (11.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (11.03%) Solaris
6 16 (11.03%) Windows 7
7 14 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (9.66%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.69%) AIX
9 1 (0.69%) Android
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.07%) ITIL
2 29 (20.00%) Change Management
3 26 (17.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 24 (16.55%) Incident Management
5 14 (9.66%) Service Delivery
6 13 (8.97%) Information Security
7 11 (7.59%) Project Management
7 11 (7.59%) Resource Management
8 10 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.21%) Migration
10 8 (5.52%) Capacity Management
10 8 (5.52%) Proactive Monitoring
11 7 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.83%) Change Control
11 7 (4.83%) Security Management
12 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.14%) Scrum
12 6 (4.14%) Server Management
12 6 (4.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.17%) SQL
2 20 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 16 (11.03%) Java
4 11 (7.59%) Perl
5 8 (5.52%) Python
6 5 (3.45%) C++
7 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.07%) AWK
8 3 (2.07%) Bourne shell
8 3 (2.07%) Korn
8 3 (2.07%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.38%) C
9 2 (1.38%) Ruby
10 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.69%) VB
10 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.21%) MCSE
1 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (6.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.07%) CCNP
4 3 (2.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.69%) CCNA
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.69%) Degree
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) GDPR
2 1 (0.69%) COBIT
2 1 (0.69%) ECSS
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 84 (57.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (51.03%) Active Directory
3 27 (18.62%) Virtual Desktop
4 21 (14.48%) vSphere
5 19 (13.10%) Hyper-V
6 18 (12.41%) XenDesktop
7 17 (11.72%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.83%) XenApp
9 6 (4.14%) XenServer
10 5 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (2.76%) Docker
11 4 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (2.07%) GlusterFS
12 3 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (1.38%) vCloud
13 2 (1.38%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (26.21%) SCCM
2 14 (9.66%) NetBackup
3 10 (6.90%) WSUS
4 8 (5.52%) Ansible
5 7 (4.83%) vCenter Server
6 5 (3.45%) Puppet
7 4 (2.76%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (2.07%) Nessus
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (2.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (1.38%) vRealize
10 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.69%) Terraform
10 1 (0.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 71 (48.97%) Microsoft
2 55 (37.93%) Citrix
3 29 (20.00%) Oracle
4 25 (17.24%) Cisco
5 19 (13.10%) NetApp
6 16 (11.03%) Veritas
7 13 (8.97%) HP
8 12 (8.28%) Red Hat
9 11 (7.59%) McAfee
9 11 (7.59%) Nimble Storage
10 9 (6.21%) EMC
11 7 (4.83%) IBM
11 7 (4.83%) Symantec
12 5 (3.45%) Dell
12 5 (3.45%) Intel
12 5 (3.45%) Isilon
12 5 (3.45%) Ivanti
12 5 (3.45%) Juniper
13 4 (2.76%) Polycom
14 3 (2.07%) Brocade