Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 July 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +27
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.15% 4.40% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 9.06% 9.80% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 13
Swindon median daily rate £300 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +60.00%
10th Percentile £252 £286 £315
90th Percentile £353 £550 £493
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £375 £380
% change year-on-year -13.33% -1.32% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Swindon median hourly rate - - £20.12
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £19.78

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 309 306 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 45.85% 44.87% 41.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 210 196
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £274 £262 £245
90th Percentile £556 £550 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £365 £355
% change year-on-year +16.44% +2.82% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 28
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.58% -0.16% -16.13%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.60 £12.42
90th Percentile £44.70 £31.25 £21.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +69.57% +20.86% -21.93%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Swindon

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Swindon

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Swindon over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Swindon

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) CA
3 12 (42.86%) Service Management
4 10 (35.71%) Banking
4 10 (35.71%) Incident Management
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 8 (28.57%) vSphere
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 6 (21.43%) Unix
7 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (21.43%) vCenter Server
8 5 (17.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) C
9 4 (14.29%) VPN
9 4 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (10.71%) Firewall
10 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
10 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
10 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (10.71%) Security Hardening
11 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
11 2 (7.14%) F5
11 2 (7.14%) SIEM
11 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (7.14%) Identity Access Management

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
1 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) CentOS
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Service Management
2 10 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Security Hardening
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.57%) MOF
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) vSphere
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) Shibboleth
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) CA
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) Gemalto
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
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