Period
to 21 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 September 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 20 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware 51 155 89
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.26% 8.27% 6.04%
As % of the Vendors category 17.41% 16.63% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 92 37
Median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +22.18%
10th Percentile £115 £351 £263
90th Percentile £541 £598 £560
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £345
% change year-on-year +5.88% +23.19% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -49.47% -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £47.00
% change year-on-year +68.42% -49.47% +36.23%

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 Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 293 932 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 53.18% 49.73% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 578 360
Median daily rate £475 £475 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £350 £248 £257
90th Percentile £638 £638 £614
South West median daily rate £463 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +5.11% +6.67% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 41
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £19.57 £21.64 £17.50
90th Percentile £47.20 £49.90 £47.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% +14.29%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware in Wiltshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Corsham +3 28 £500 +11.11% 3
Swindon +1 10 £120 -74.05% 1
Salisbury +23 3 - -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 31 (60.78%) Windows
3 26 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 17 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
7 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
7 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.49%) Cisco
8 13 (25.49%) Azure
9 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (21.57%) vSphere
10 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
11 10 (19.61%) AWS
12 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 8 (15.69%) vCenter Server
13 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
13 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
13 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (13.73%) vRealize
14 7 (13.73%) Linux
14 7 (13.73%) TDD
14 7 (13.73%) VMware NSX
14 7 (13.73%) Critical Thinking
15 6 (11.76%) Firewall
15 6 (11.76%) PKI
15 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Azure
2 10 (19.61%) AWS
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.88%) Azure Stack
5 2 (3.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (3.92%) Datadog
5 2 (3.92%) GCP
5 2 (3.92%) Heroku
5 2 (3.92%) PaaS
6 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) DNS
1 6 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 6 (11.76%) Firewall
1 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.80%) VoIP
2 5 (9.80%) VSAN
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
3 4 (7.84%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.92%) SSL
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) DMVPN
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) NX-OS
6 1 (1.96%) Skype
6 1 (1.96%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) DbUnit
2 4 (7.84%) jMock
2 4 (7.84%) JUnit
2 4 (7.84%) Maven
2 4 (7.84%) Mockito
2 4 (7.84%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.92%) CF BOSH
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (3.92%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Military
2 1 (1.96%) Police
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Architect
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Azure Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Software Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) Apache Camel
2 4 (7.84%) J2EE
2 4 (7.84%) PowerMock
2 4 (7.84%) RESTful
2 4 (7.84%) SOAP
3 3 (5.88%) Middleware
3 3 (5.88%) REST
4 2 (3.92%) Flash
4 2 (3.92%) OAuth
4 2 (3.92%) OAuth2
4 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.92%) SAML
4 2 (3.92%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.96%) Java EE
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) PKI
3 4 (7.84%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
5 7 (13.73%) Linux
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.88%) Unix
10 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (13.73%) Critical Thinking
3 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.80%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Service Management
5 5 (9.80%) Strategic Roadmap
6 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.84%) BDD
6 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.84%) Kanban
6 4 (7.84%) NsoIT
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
6 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.88%) Information Security
7 3 (5.88%) MODAF
7 3 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) Java
2 4 (7.84%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 21 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 17 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.88%) CCNP
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (3.92%) CCIE
7 2 (3.92%) CCNA
7 2 (3.92%) CISSP
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.92%) MCSA
8 1 (1.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.96%) CCDE
8 1 (1.96%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) MCSE
8 1 (1.96%) OCA
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.96%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) NCSC
2 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (21.57%) vSphere
5 7 (13.73%) VMware NSX
6 5 (9.80%) XenApp
7 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.84%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.96%) Firmware
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) vCenter Server
2 7 (13.73%) vRealize
3 5 (9.80%) SCCM
4 4 (7.84%) Puppet
5 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.88%) SCOM
6 2 (3.92%) Ansible
6 2 (3.92%) Cacti
6 2 (3.92%) Ganglia
6 2 (3.92%) Graphite
6 2 (3.92%) logstash
6 2 (3.92%) Nagios
6 2 (3.92%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 2 (3.92%) WSUS
7 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.96%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.96%) vMotion
7 1 (1.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Cisco
3 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
4 6 (11.76%) Splunk
4 6 (11.76%) Veeam
5 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) CA
6 4 (7.84%) Gemalto
7 2 (3.92%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.92%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper
7 2 (3.92%) NetIQ
7 2 (3.92%) New Relic
8 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.96%) NetApp
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec