Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 51 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 49 34 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.73% 2.69% 5.54%
As % of the Vendors category 11.48% 6.22% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 59
West Sussex median daily rate £331 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +3.70% +9.31%
10th Percentile £110 £130 £224
90th Percentile £449 £420 £445
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.55% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £38.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -35.06% +60.42% +6.67%

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 427 547 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.22% 43.24% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 283 295
West Sussex median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £240
90th Percentile £566 £510 £529
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 29
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £25.58 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +55.02% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.27 £10.80
90th Percentile £26.13 £44.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Crawley +4 17 £413 +11.49%
Horsham +6 13 £120 -7.69% 1
Worthing -5 4 - -
East Grinstead +6 2 £418 -1.76%
Gatwick - 2 £383 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £235 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware.

1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
3 24 (48.98%) Linux
4 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
5 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.61%) Migration
7 14 (28.57%) Citrix
7 14 (28.57%) Cisco
8 12 (24.49%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
10 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (20.41%) HP
11 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
11 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
12 8 (16.33%) XenApp
12 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (14.29%) SAN
13 7 (14.29%) ITIL
14 6 (12.24%) Oracle
14 6 (12.24%) LAN
14 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
14 6 (12.24%) WAN
14 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
14 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
14 6 (12.24%) Patch Management

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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Primavera
1 1 (2.04%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.20%) Office 365
4 3 (6.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (12.24%) LAN
2 6 (12.24%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) VLAN
5 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.08%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.04%) PBX
7 1 (2.04%) Skype
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.12%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.08%) GitLab
General
1 5 (10.20%) Publishing
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Online Betting
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) IT Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Active Directory Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) AS400
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) iSeries
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Linux
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.12%) CentOS
7 3 (6.12%) Debian
8 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.08%) Solaris
8 2 (4.08%) Unix
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Migration
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.24%) Patch Management
4 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 4 (8.16%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (6.12%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.12%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (4.08%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
7 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.08%) Proactive Management
7 2 (4.08%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.08%) Server Hardening
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) AWK
3 2 (4.08%) Bourne shell
3 2 (4.08%) Korn
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) OCA
3 2 (4.08%) OCP
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.08%) RHCE
3 2 (4.08%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.33%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (8.16%) XenServer
6 3 (6.12%) iptables
6 3 (6.12%) LXC
6 3 (6.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) GlusterFS
7 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (4.08%) VirtualBox
8 1 (2.04%) KVM
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) EdgeSight
2 3 (6.12%) Ansible
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.04%) SELinux
4 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) Citrix
3 10 (20.41%) HP
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle
5 4 (8.16%) AppSense
5 4 (8.16%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) Dell
6 3 (6.12%) Draytek
6 3 (6.12%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.08%) Brocade
7 2 (4.08%) EMC
7 2 (4.08%) Lotus
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) StorageTek
7 2 (4.08%) Sun
7 2 (4.08%) Veritas
7 2 (4.08%) Wyse
8 1 (2.04%) BT
8 1 (2.04%) Intel