Period
to 25 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 February 2020 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.05% 4.17% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 7.04% 8.85% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 19
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +37.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £243 £135 £100
90th Percentile £490 £538 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £26.00 - £20.63
10th Percentile £25.00 - £16.06
90th Percentile £27.00 - £25.69
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £46.42 £22.83
% change year-on-year -29.98% +103.33% -16.99%

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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 398 497 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 57.60% 47.06% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 283 243
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £238 £198 £201
90th Percentile £575 £609 £613
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 25
West Sussex median hourly rate £18.45 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.33% -8.57% +20.69%
10th Percentile £11.50 £8.88 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.48 £47.50 £49.30
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +10.71%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in West Sussex

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in West Sussex

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in West Sussex

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in West Sussex

VMware
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Horsham +1 13 £275 -31.25% 4
Crawley -10 7 £350 -15.15% 8
Gatwick +18 3 £463 +2.78%
Haywards Heath - 3 - -
Worthing +14 1 £500 -4.76% 3
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware.

1 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 10 (35.71%) Azure
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 9 (32.14%) Office 365
5 9 (32.14%) SCCM
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.00%) AWS
8 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) SAN
9 5 (17.86%) NetApp
9 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (17.86%) Ansible
9 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
9 5 (17.86%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Ticket Management
10 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Azure
2 9 (32.14%) Office 365
3 7 (25.00%) AWS
4 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) DMZ
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) AdminStudio
2 2 (7.14%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.14%) MSI
3 1 (3.57%) GCC
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) DBA
1 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Packager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Deployment Automation
1 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.29%) Ticket Management
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) CISA
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CRISC
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VCAP
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) NIST
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.71%) Firmware
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Ansible
2 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.71%) ThinApp
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) NetApp
4 3 (10.71%) Brocade
4 3 (10.71%) Isilon
4 3 (10.71%) MobileIron
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Meraki
5 1 (3.57%) Mitel
5 1 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds