Period
to 22 February 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 22 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 20 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 168 153 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 10.36% 7.79% 4.11%
As % of the Vendors category 22.08% 15.61% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 77 28
Wiltshire median daily rate £494 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £363 £362 £307
90th Percentile £550 £575 £519
South West median daily rate £475 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +18.75% +23.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.51 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.30% - -
South West median hourly rate £44.51 £43.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.31% +74.00% +8.70%

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 761 980 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 46.95% 49.87% 38.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 635 268
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £232 £304 £263
90th Percentile £600 £625 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £434 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.44% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 34 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +111.24% -42.21%
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.75 £16.15
90th Percentile £44.51 £50.00 £32.65
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year -10.83% +53.92% -4.67%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Wiltshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor 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 22 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
Corsham -1 79 £500 +3.36% 10
Swindon +18 34 £450 +4.35% 7
Chippenham - 7 £475 - 5
Trowbridge - 2 - -
Salisbury +1 1 - -
Devizes - 1 £221 - 1
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 124 (73.81%) Security Cleared
2 113 (67.26%) SC Cleared
3 70 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (41.67%) Windows
4 64 (38.10%) PowerShell
5 57 (33.93%) Windows Server
6 48 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 46 (27.38%) vSphere
8 45 (26.79%) JIRA
9 43 (25.60%) PowerCLI
10 39 (23.21%) Cisco
11 38 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (20.83%) VMware NSX
12 35 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (19.64%) Azure
13 33 (19.64%) Windows 10
14 32 (19.05%) Microsoft
15 31 (18.45%) Ansible
16 30 (17.86%) Bitbucket
17 28 (16.67%) Active Directory
18 27 (16.07%) vCenter Server
19 26 (15.48%) Scrum
20 25 (14.88%) XML
20 25 (14.88%) Python
20 25 (14.88%) DevOps
21 24 (14.29%) AWS
21 24 (14.29%) Application Packaging
22 23 (13.69%) Linux
23 22 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
23 22 (13.10%) Kubernetes

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 15 (8.93%) Confluence
2 14 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 12 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.76%) nginx
5 7 (4.17%) Apache
5 7 (4.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.64%) Azure
2 24 (14.29%) AWS
3 13 (7.74%) OpenShift
4 9 (5.36%) Office 365
5 8 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.74%) Firewall
2 10 (5.95%) DNS
3 9 (5.36%) DHCP
4 8 (4.76%) Kerberos
4 8 (4.76%) VSAN
5 7 (4.17%) SAN
5 7 (4.17%) Skype
6 6 (3.57%) LAN
6 6 (3.57%) SSL
6 6 (3.57%) VPN
7 4 (2.38%) Network Security
8 3 (1.79%) WAN
9 2 (1.19%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.60%) Internet
10 1 (0.60%) TACACS
10 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (5.95%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (26.79%) JIRA
2 30 (17.86%) Bitbucket
3 20 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.55%) Cucumber
5 11 (6.55%) JUnit
5 11 (6.55%) Maven
5 11 (6.55%) Mockito
5 11 (6.55%) Selenium
6 8 (4.76%) Appium
7 7 (4.17%) GitLab
8 3 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (5.36%) Public Sector
2 8 (4.76%) Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Publishing
4 4 (2.38%) Retail
5 3 (1.79%) Finance
5 3 (1.79%) Military
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
2 37 (22.02%) PowerShell Engineer
3 17 (10.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.14%) Consultant
5 12 (7.14%) Developer
5 12 (7.14%) Python Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.36%) Architect
8 8 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
8 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 8 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) Senior Automation Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 6 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (3.57%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.57%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.88%) XML
2 13 (7.74%) REST
3 11 (6.55%) JSF
3 11 (6.55%) Spring
4 8 (4.76%) RESTful
4 8 (4.76%) SOAP
4 8 (4.76%) Web Services
5 7 (4.17%) YAML
6 6 (3.57%) SAML
7 4 (2.38%) CSS
7 4 (2.38%) HTML
8 3 (1.79%) J2EE
9 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.60%) JFC
9 1 (0.60%) KML
9 1 (0.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.74%) PKI
3 7 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 7 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.17%) Replication
4 4 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.79%) NHS
6 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) CCTV
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.67%) Windows
2 57 (33.93%) Windows Server
3 38 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (19.64%) Windows 10
5 23 (13.69%) Linux
6 16 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.19%) CentOS
10 1 (0.60%) AIX
10 1 (0.60%) Solaris
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.48%) Scrum
3 25 (14.88%) DevOps
4 24 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 18 (10.71%) Task Automation
6 17 (10.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (8.93%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.74%) Microservices
9 12 (7.14%) ITIL
10 11 (6.55%) BDD
10 11 (6.55%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (6.55%) Security Monitoring
10 11 (6.55%) TDD
11 10 (5.95%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.76%) Kanban
12 8 (4.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 8 (4.76%) User Stories
12 8 (4.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 8 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 25 (14.88%) Python
3 15 (8.93%) SQL
4 14 (8.33%) Java
5 11 (6.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 124 (73.81%) Security Cleared
2 113 (67.26%) SC Cleared
3 48 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.17%) CCNA
8 6 (3.57%) CCENT
9 5 (2.98%) MCSE
10 4 (2.38%) CCNP
10 4 (2.38%) MCSA
11 3 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (1.79%) VCP6
12 2 (1.19%) CISM
12 2 (1.19%) CISSP
12 2 (1.19%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.19%) Degree
12 2 (1.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 2 (1.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 1 (0.60%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) PCI DSS
1 5 (2.98%) SLA
2 3 (1.79%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.79%) NCSC
2 3 (1.79%) RMADS
3 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 70 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (27.38%) vSphere
3 35 (20.83%) VMware NSX
4 28 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (7.74%) Docker
6 13 (7.74%) LXC
7 11 (6.55%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.76%) Hyper-V
8 8 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (4.17%) Gluster
9 7 (4.17%) GlusterFS
9 7 (4.17%) NFS
10 3 (1.79%) KVM
10 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.19%) Firmware
12 1 (0.60%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 43 (25.60%) PowerCLI
2 31 (18.45%) Ansible
3 27 (16.07%) vCenter Server
4 22 (13.10%) Kubernetes
5 13 (7.74%) SCCM
6 5 (2.98%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 5 (2.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (1.79%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.79%) Terraform
7 3 (1.79%) WSUS
8 2 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.19%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 39 (23.21%) Cisco
2 32 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.31%) Oracle
4 13 (7.74%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.76%) ForgeRock
5 8 (4.76%) NetIQ
6 7 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.98%) Citrix
7 5 (2.98%) Meraki
8 4 (2.38%) BMC
8 4 (2.38%) Splunk
8 4 (2.38%) Veeam
9 3 (1.79%) Aruba
9 3 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.19%) HP
10 2 (1.19%) IBM
10 2 (1.19%) Juniper
10 2 (1.19%) SAP