Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 61 22
Rank change year-on-year +8 -39 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 133 89 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.11% 3.20% 7.21%
As % of the Vendors category 9.72% 6.39% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 42 137
Surrey median daily rate £325 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.65% -9.06% +14.29%
10th Percentile £155 £146 £174
90th Percentile £520 £449 £496
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 7
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £18.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +32.10% -18.60%
10th Percentile £19.60 £25.00 £14.50
90th Percentile £28.00 £30.00 £36.37
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% -30.56% +50.00%

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 1,369 1,392 1,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.28% 50.13% 49.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 927 723
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £182
90th Percentile £600 £570 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 52
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £15.55 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.69% -43.20% +54.23%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.90 £12.63
90th Percentile £49.00 £39.80 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -2.94% +11.48% -14.08%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +14 22 £350 +24.44% 3
Redhill +7 12 £325 - 2
Reigate - 12 £175 - 3
Woking - 9 £375 - 3
Leatherhead +6 7 £500 +28.62% 5
Guildford -32 5 £119 -47.22% 5
Camberley -4 3 £500 +54.44% 7
Addlestone - 3 £350 -
Godalming - 3 £365 - 1
Weybridge -6 2 £488 +56.00%
Staines -11 2 £410 +10.81%
Tadworth 0 1 - -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 79 (59.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (54.89%) Active Directory
3 66 (49.62%) Windows
4 65 (48.87%) Microsoft
5 44 (33.08%) Citrix
6 42 (31.58%) Linux
7 39 (29.32%) Finance
8 35 (26.32%) Office 365
9 34 (25.56%) SCCM
10 32 (24.06%) Windows Server
11 29 (21.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 29 (21.80%) SQL Server
12 27 (20.30%) ITIL
13 24 (18.05%) Change Management
13 24 (18.05%) Cisco
13 24 (18.05%) vSphere
14 23 (17.29%) LAN
14 23 (17.29%) Hyper-V
15 22 (16.54%) WAN
15 22 (16.54%) Oracle
16 21 (15.79%) Firewall
16 21 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
16 21 (15.79%) PowerShell
17 20 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (15.04%) SQL
17 20 (15.04%) Unix
18 18 (13.53%) Windows 10
18 18 (13.53%) Virtual Desktop
19 17 (12.78%) Incident Management
20 16 (12.03%) NetApp

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 (9.02%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.52%) JBoss
2 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.02%) IIS
3 8 (6.02%) WildFly
4 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.50%) Apache
6 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.32%) Office 365
2 21 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.29%) LAN
2 22 (16.54%) WAN
3 21 (15.79%) Firewall
4 15 (11.28%) SAN
4 15 (11.28%) TCP/IP
5 14 (10.53%) DNS
6 9 (6.77%) NetScaler
7 7 (5.26%) VLAN
8 6 (4.51%) Internet
8 6 (4.51%) SSH
9 4 (3.01%) SMTP
10 3 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.26%) DHCP
10 3 (2.26%) NAS
10 3 (2.26%) WebEx
11 2 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.50%) Network Security
11 2 (1.50%) Skype
11 2 (1.50%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (1.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.50%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) JIRA
1 2 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (29.32%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Banking
3 10 (7.52%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Publishing
5 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (18.80%) Analyst
2 23 (17.29%) Support Engineer
3 22 (16.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (9.77%) Desktop Support
4 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (8.27%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (8.27%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (6.77%) Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) IT Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.51%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Technical Project Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) Web Services
2 10 (7.52%) LDAP
2 10 (7.52%) Middleware
3 1 (0.75%) Servlets
3 1 (0.75%) WSH
3 1 (0.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.02%) AS400
2 8 (6.02%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.02%) iSeries
3 4 (3.01%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) LPAR
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (49.62%) Windows
2 42 (31.58%) Linux
3 32 (24.06%) Windows Server
4 20 (15.04%) Unix
5 18 (13.53%) Windows 10
6 12 (9.02%) Solaris
7 11 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (7.52%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.26%) Android
9 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.50%) AIX
10 2 (1.50%) CentOS
11 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (20.30%) ITIL
3 24 (18.05%) Change Management
4 17 (12.78%) Incident Management
5 14 (10.53%) Migration
6 11 (8.27%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.77%) Information Security
7 9 (6.77%) Project Management
7 9 (6.77%) Resource Management
8 8 (6.02%) Capacity Management
8 8 (6.02%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (5.26%) Change Control
9 7 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.26%) Security Management
10 6 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.51%) Server Management
11 5 (3.76%) DevOps
11 5 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.76%) Patch Management
11 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 20 (15.04%) SQL
3 9 (6.77%) Java
4 4 (3.01%) Perl
5 2 (1.50%) C
5 2 (1.50%) Python
5 2 (1.50%) VB
6 1 (0.75%) AWK
6 1 (0.75%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.75%) C++
6 1 (0.75%) Korn
6 1 (0.75%) Ruby
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.77%) MCSE
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (9.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.76%) VCP6
4 4 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) CCNA
5 3 (2.26%) CCNP
5 3 (2.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.50%) MCITP
6 2 (1.50%) MCSA
7 1 (0.75%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.75%) Degree
7 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.75%) COBIT
2 1 (0.75%) HIPAA
System Software
1 79 (59.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (54.89%) Active Directory
3 24 (18.05%) vSphere
4 23 (17.29%) Hyper-V
5 18 (13.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (8.27%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (7.52%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.26%) XenApp
9 4 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.01%) XenServer
10 3 (2.26%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.50%) vCloud
12 1 (0.75%) Firmware
12 1 (0.75%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.75%) Samba
12 1 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (25.56%) SCCM
2 14 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.26%) WSUS
4 3 (2.26%) Nessus
4 3 (2.26%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.50%) PaperCut
5 2 (1.50%) SCOM
5 2 (1.50%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.50%) vRealize
6 1 (0.75%) Ansible
6 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (48.87%) Microsoft
2 44 (33.08%) Citrix
3 24 (18.05%) Cisco
4 22 (16.54%) Oracle
5 16 (12.03%) NetApp
6 13 (9.77%) HP
7 12 (9.02%) Veritas
8 11 (8.27%) McAfee
9 9 (6.77%) Dell
9 9 (6.77%) Nimble Storage
10 8 (6.02%) EMC
11 7 (5.26%) IBM
11 7 (5.26%) Juniper
11 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
11 7 (5.26%) Symantec
12 5 (3.76%) Intel
12 5 (3.76%) Isilon
13 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
14 3 (2.26%) Sophos
14 3 (2.26%) WatchGuard