Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 20 47
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 63 87 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.92% 6.77% 2.85%
As % of the Vendors category 10.96% 14.85% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 75 24
Wiltshire median daily rate £363 £320 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +5.79% -27.98%
10th Percentile £225 £135 £190
90th Percentile £580 £675 £426
South West median daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £19.03
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £24.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +38.78% +25.64% -2.79%

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 575 586 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 44.92% 45.60% 43.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 401 387
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £288 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 35
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.93% +82.22% -0.84%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.50 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +27.91% -15.69% +27.12%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Swindon +19 37 £331 +10.42%
Corsham -13 10 £700 +137.29%
Chippenham -7 3 £195 +39.29%
Trowbridge +5 1 - -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 32 (50.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 21 (33.33%) Windows
4 20 (31.75%) CA
5 16 (25.40%) Cisco
5 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
6 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 15 (23.81%) Service Management
7 13 (20.63%) Incident Management
7 13 (20.63%) Linux
7 13 (20.63%) vSphere
8 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
8 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (15.87%) PKI
9 10 (15.87%) Banking
10 9 (14.29%) DNS
10 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 8 (12.70%) Puppet
11 8 (12.70%) DHCP
12 7 (11.11%) VMware NSX
13 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
13 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (9.52%) Gemalto
13 6 (9.52%) Office 365
13 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
13 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
13 6 (9.52%) VPN

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 4 (6.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) Confluence
2 3 (4.76%) Jetty
2 3 (4.76%) Mongrel
2 3 (4.76%) nginx
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (6.35%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (6.35%) Google App Engine
3 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.35%) Route 53
3 4 (6.35%) Serverless
3 4 (6.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) IaaS
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
4 3 (4.76%) SaaS
5 2 (3.17%) GitHub
6 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
2 8 (12.70%) DHCP
3 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.52%) VPN
4 5 (7.94%) LAN
4 5 (7.94%) WAN
5 4 (6.35%) FTP
5 4 (6.35%) HTTP
5 4 (6.35%) IPsec
5 4 (6.35%) VoIP
6 3 (4.76%) BGP
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (4.76%) EIGRP
6 3 (4.76%) Firewall
6 3 (4.76%) NX-OS
6 3 (4.76%) SSL
6 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.17%) H.323
7 2 (3.17%) Skype
7 2 (3.17%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.76%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Travis CI
3 2 (3.17%) Chocolatey
3 2 (3.17%) Hudson
3 2 (3.17%) Maven
4 1 (1.59%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.59%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (15.87%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Electronics
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Analyst
3 5 (7.94%) Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (7.94%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
4 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Azure Architect
5 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Applications Architect
6 2 (3.17%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) J2EE
1 3 (4.76%) JSON
1 3 (4.76%) Servlets
2 2 (3.17%) REST
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) WSDL
2 2 (3.17%) XML
2 2 (3.17%) XSD
3 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
3 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.59%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) PKI
2 5 (7.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) NHS
4 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.94%) Unix
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) CentOS
8 2 (3.17%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.59%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Service Management
2 13 (20.63%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
4 4 (6.35%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (6.35%) DevOps
4 4 (6.35%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) Open Source
4 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.76%) DSDM
5 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.76%) Scrum
5 3 (4.76%) Security Hardening
5 3 (4.76%) Security Patching
6 2 (3.17%) SOA
6 2 (3.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.94%) C
2 5 (7.94%) Python
3 4 (6.35%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) Ruby
4 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) Elixir
5 1 (1.59%) Erlang
5 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) CCNP
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (50.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) vSphere
4 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.11%) VMware NSX
6 6 (9.52%) Xen
7 5 (7.94%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (4.76%) Docker
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.17%) Firmware
10 1 (1.59%) GlusterFS
10 1 (1.59%) NFS
10 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 5 (7.94%) vCenter Server
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.76%) Opsview
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.17%) SCCM
5 1 (1.59%) Ansible
5 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) OSSEC
5 1 (1.59%) SnapVault
5 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) CA
2 16 (25.40%) Cisco
3 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) Gemalto
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.35%) Google
6 4 (6.35%) NetApp
6 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.76%) Citrix
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.59%) New Relic
9 1 (1.59%) SAP
9 1 (1.59%) Veritas