Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 45 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.14% 2.40% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 5.93% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 25
Swindon median daily rate £450 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -11.76% -9.33%
10th Percentile £295 £199 £225
90th Percentile £506 £375 £400
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Swindon median hourly rate - - £20.25
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £20.25

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 Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 270 270 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 42.45% 40.42% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 181 258
Swindon median daily rate £425 £396 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +5.60% -0.66%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £263
90th Percentile £600 £550 £532
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 20
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +23.55% -0.01%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.70 £11.18
90th Percentile £31.00 £24.55 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £22.25 £38.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -42.21% +18.46% +52.05%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018, 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 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (35.00%) Office 365
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (20.00%) vSphere
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) Puppet
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
7 3 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Serverless
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 3 (15.00%) FTP
7 3 (15.00%) HTTP

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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Jetty
2 2 (10.00%) Mongrel
2 2 (10.00%) nginx
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (15.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (15.00%) Google App Engine
4 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (15.00%) IaaS
4 3 (15.00%) PaaS
4 3 (15.00%) Route 53
4 3 (15.00%) SaaS
4 3 (15.00%) Serverless
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) FTP
3 3 (15.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) IPsec
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) H.323
4 2 (10.00%) SSL
4 2 (10.00%) Telepresence
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) SMS
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Architect
1 3 (15.00%) Azure Architect
1 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) J2EE
2 2 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.00%) CentOS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) CoreOS
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) DSDM
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) Docker
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (15.00%) Xen
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) GlusterFS
6 1 (5.00%) NFS
6 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
6 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) OSSEC
3 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) New Relic
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam