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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 46 26
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20  
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.68% 4.05% 7.16%
As % of the Vendors category 13.47% 10.45% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 17
Median daily rate £383 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.51% +0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £189 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.25 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.35% -19.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -40.35% +29.54%  

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 West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 245 287 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 49.60% 38.73% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 174 151
Median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £473 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +71.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.30 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +7 18 £366 -14.62% 2
Gatwick +4 5 £383 +6.25% 1
East Grinstead -3 5 £454 +39.69%
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Linux
3 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
4 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
5 18 (40.00%) Citrix
6 12 (26.67%) Migration
6 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 11 (24.44%) ITIL
7 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.78%) HP
9 8 (17.78%) SQL
9 8 (17.78%) Unix
10 7 (15.56%) Cisco
10 7 (15.56%) SAN
10 7 (15.56%) vSphere
11 6 (13.33%) Brocade
12 5 (11.11%) Change Management
12 5 (11.11%) DNS
12 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.11%) Oracle
12 5 (11.11%) Perl
12 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) CentOS
12 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
12 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

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 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Primavera
1 1 (2.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) MPLS
3 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.67%) IPv4
4 3 (6.67%) IPv6
4 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) BGP
6 1 (2.22%) NAS
6 1 (2.22%) OSPF
6 1 (2.22%) SNMP
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) Subversion
2 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) IT Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) IT Operations Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) iSeries
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) AS400
4 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) BYOD
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) PMI
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Linux
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) Unix
5 5 (11.11%) CentOS
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.89%) Solaris
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Debian
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.22%) VyOS
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 12 (26.67%) Migration
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.67%) DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security
5 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.67%) QMS
5 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 3 (6.67%) Server Hardening
5 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.89%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) AWK
4 3 (6.67%) Bourne shell
4 3 (6.67%) C
4 3 (6.67%) Korn
4 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.44%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) OCA
3 3 (6.67%) OCP
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (6.67%) RHCE
3 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) PMBOK
1 1 (2.22%) PMO
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) vSphere
4 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.67%) GlusterFS
5 3 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (6.67%) XenApp
5 3 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.44%) iptables
6 2 (4.44%) KVM
6 2 (4.44%) LXC
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) vCenter Server
2 4 (8.89%) SCCM
3 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) SELinux
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Citrix
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) Brocade
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle
7 4 (8.89%) NetApp
7 4 (8.89%) SAP
7 4 (8.89%) Sun
8 3 (6.67%) EMC
8 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.67%) StorageTek
8 3 (6.67%) Veritas
9 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.44%) Symantec
9 2 (4.44%) Wyse
10 1 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
10 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.22%) Ubiquiti
Crawley, West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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