Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 19 28
Rank change year-on-year -41 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 87 169 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.13% 7.30% 6.57%
As % of the Vendors category 6.28% 14.82% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 138 113
Surrey median daily rate £365 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% +1.82%
10th Percentile £146 £174 £213
90th Percentile £450 £496 £498
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £23.21 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.70% +3.17% +32.35%
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £38.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year -35.06% +65.59% +6.90%

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 1385 1140 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 49.87% 49.22% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 720 811
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £181 £220
90th Percentile £572 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 39
Surrey median hourly rate £15.78 £27.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.51% +52.43% +5.88%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.88 £11.79
90th Percentile £29.35 £41.85 £41.02
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.57% -14.58% +15.27%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Guildford +1 18 £225 -19.64%
Redhill -2 10 - - 1
Epsom -12 10 £281 -22.41%
Camberley +1 9 £324 +0.39%
Leatherhead -5 5 £425 +30.77% 1
Tadworth +1 2 - -
Whyteleafe - 2 £375 -
Weybridge +11 1 £313 -
Cobham -4 1 - -
Staines -12 1 £265 -33.75% 3
Esher - 1 £110 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware.

1 71 (81.61%) Windows
2 44 (50.57%) Active Directory
3 42 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (45.98%) Windows Server
5 38 (43.68%) Citrix
5 38 (43.68%) Linux
6 37 (42.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (25.29%) Cisco
9 22 (25.29%) Finance
10 21 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 21 (24.14%) PowerShell
10 21 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (22.99%) Office 365
11 20 (22.99%) SQL
12 18 (20.69%) Unix
12 18 (20.69%) NetBackup
13 17 (19.54%) Firewall
14 16 (18.39%) Web Services
15 14 (16.09%) LDAP
15 14 (16.09%) SAN
15 14 (16.09%) Veritas
16 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (14.94%) SSH
17 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (13.79%) vSphere
17 12 (13.79%) Red Hat
17 12 (13.79%) Symantec
17 12 (13.79%) IIS

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 12 (13.79%) IIS
2 11 (12.64%) JBoss
2 11 (12.64%) WildFly
3 6 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) Office 365
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) Firewall
2 14 (16.09%) LDAP
2 14 (16.09%) SAN
3 13 (14.94%) SSH
4 12 (13.79%) DNS
5 10 (11.49%) WAN
6 9 (10.34%) LAN
7 6 (6.90%) IPsec
8 5 (5.75%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (5.75%) HTTP
8 5 (5.75%) HTTPS
8 5 (5.75%) Network Security
8 5 (5.75%) VLAN
8 5 (5.75%) VoIP
8 5 (5.75%) VPN
8 5 (5.75%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.60%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (4.60%) NAS
9 4 (4.60%) RTP
9 4 (4.60%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Analyst
2 18 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Technical Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Administrator
5 9 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Architect
6 8 (9.20%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.75%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (5.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) Web Services
2 11 (12.64%) Middleware
3 4 (4.60%) JTAPI
3 4 (4.60%) RFC 2833
3 4 (4.60%) TAPI
4 3 (3.45%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Flash
5 1 (1.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.60%) iSeries
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) AS400
4 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.15%) PKI
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (81.61%) Windows
2 40 (45.98%) Windows Server
3 38 (43.68%) Linux
4 37 (42.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (20.69%) Unix
7 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.90%) CentOS
8 6 (6.90%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.75%) Solaris
9 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.60%) Debian
10 4 (4.60%) Fedora
11 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.49%) Capacity Management
2 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
3 7 (8.05%) Change Management
3 7 (8.05%) ITIL
4 5 (5.75%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.60%) Presales
5 4 (4.60%) Process Management
6 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.45%) TOGAF
6 3 (3.45%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (2.30%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (2.30%) ArchiMate
7 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.30%) Network Management
7 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.15%) High Availability
8 1 (1.15%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 20 (22.99%) SQL
3 12 (13.79%) Java
4 11 (12.64%) Perl
5 4 (4.60%) AWK
5 4 (4.60%) Bourne shell
5 4 (4.60%) Korn
5 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.15%) C
8 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) MCSA
3 4 (4.60%) OCA
3 4 (4.60%) OCP
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (4.60%) RHCE
3 4 (4.60%) RHCSA
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) CCNA
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.30%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.30%) MCP
5 2 (2.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.15%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.60%) PA-DSS
2 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (50.57%) Active Directory
2 42 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (13.79%) vSphere
5 4 (4.60%) GlusterFS
5 4 (4.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (4.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.60%) XenApp
6 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.15%) Docker
8 1 (1.15%) NFS
8 1 (1.15%) Samba
8 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) NetBackup
2 11 (12.64%) SCCM
3 5 (5.75%) vCenter Server
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (4.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (3.45%) Puppet
6 2 (2.30%) DameWare
6 2 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.15%) Ansible
7 1 (1.15%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.15%) OpenNMS
7 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.15%) vRealize
7 1 (1.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Citrix
2 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.29%) Cisco
4 14 (16.09%) Veritas
5 12 (13.79%) HP
5 12 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 12 (13.79%) Symantec
6 10 (11.49%) McAfee
7 9 (10.34%) Oracle
8 7 (8.05%) NetApp
9 5 (5.75%) Brocade
9 5 (5.75%) EMC
10 4 (4.60%) F5
10 4 (4.60%) IBM
10 4 (4.60%) StorageTek
10 4 (4.60%) Sun
11 3 (3.45%) Juniper
12 2 (2.30%) Altiris
12 2 (2.30%) Remedy
12 2 (2.30%) Sophos