Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 41 25
Rank change year-on-year +18 -16 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware 125 55 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.91% 4.46% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 15.23% 10.36% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 68
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £321 £249 £135
90th Percentile £575 £610 £671
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% +40.21% +19.75%

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 821 531 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 45.38% 43.10% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 347 379
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% +5.48%
10th Percentile £270 £304 £191
90th Percentile £625 £575 £553
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 13 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.75 £27.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.04% -29.87% +77.01%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.35 £38.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £24.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +72.98% +3.73% -9.26%

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 16 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 December 2018. 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 +24 55 £515 -28.97% 4
Swindon -9 32 £370 +2.07% 8
Salisbury - 17 £463 - 2
Chippenham -6 1 - - 6
Trowbridge -9 1 £425 -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 85 (68.00%) Windows
2 83 (66.40%) Security Cleared
3 72 (57.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (49.60%) Cisco
5 59 (47.20%) Windows Server
6 58 (46.40%) SC Cleared
7 54 (43.20%) PowerShell
8 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (36.00%) Active Directory
9 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (30.40%) vCenter Server
11 36 (28.80%) Cisco Certification
11 36 (28.80%) Firewall
12 35 (28.00%) Atlassian
13 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
14 31 (24.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
16 27 (21.60%) VMware ESXi
16 27 (21.60%) DV Cleared
16 27 (21.60%) Confluence
16 27 (21.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 27 (21.60%) JIRA
17 26 (20.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (20.80%) Windows 10
18 22 (17.60%) Linux
19 20 (16.00%) CCNA
19 20 (16.00%) DevOps
20 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (15.20%) MCSE
21 18 (14.40%) CCNP

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 27 (21.60%) Confluence
2 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.00%) IIS
3 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.80%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.00%) OpenShift
3 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.60%) PaaS
4 3 (2.40%) Office 365
5 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.80%) Firewall
2 15 (12.00%) DNS
3 13 (10.40%) DHCP
4 12 (9.60%) BGP
4 12 (9.60%) OSPF
5 10 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (8.00%) LAN
5 10 (8.00%) SAN
6 9 (7.20%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (7.20%) VPN
6 9 (7.20%) WAN
7 8 (6.40%) VSAN
8 7 (5.60%) iSCSI
9 6 (4.80%) EIGRP
9 6 (4.80%) FCoE
9 6 (4.80%) SSL
9 6 (4.80%) VoIP
9 6 (4.80%) Wireless
10 5 (4.00%) DMVPN
10 5 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (21.60%) JIRA
2 26 (20.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.40%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.00%) Gerrit
6 3 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.60%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.60%) jMock
7 2 (1.60%) JUnit
7 2 (1.60%) Maven
7 2 (1.60%) Mockito
7 2 (1.60%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Banking
2 3 (2.40%) Electronics
2 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.40%) Marketing
2 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.60%) Military
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (20.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (16.00%) Architect
3 14 (11.20%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (11.20%) PowerShell Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Consultant
5 9 (7.20%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Network Architect
5 9 (7.20%) Network Design Architect
6 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (5.60%) Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Network Consultant
9 5 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.20%) Administrator
10 4 (3.20%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Deployment Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Network Technical Architect
10 4 (3.20%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) REST
2 8 (6.40%) .NET
3 7 (5.60%) Middleware
4 5 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (4.00%) WCF
5 3 (2.40%) Spine.js
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Camel
6 2 (1.60%) J2EE
6 2 (1.60%) JSON
6 2 (1.60%) KML
6 2 (1.60%) PowerMock
6 2 (1.60%) RESTful
6 2 (1.60%) SOAP
6 2 (1.60%) Web Services
7 1 (0.80%) Flash
7 1 (0.80%) LAMP
7 1 (0.80%) LDAP
7 1 (0.80%) SAML
7 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.40%) PKI
3 9 (7.20%) Private Cloud
4 6 (4.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.40%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) NHS
5 3 (2.40%) RIA
5 3 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.60%) Replication
6 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.80%) CESG
7 1 (0.80%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.80%) Derivative
7 1 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.80%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 85 (68.00%) Windows
2 59 (47.20%) Windows Server
3 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (20.80%) Windows 10
5 22 (17.60%) Linux
6 11 (8.80%) Solaris
6 11 (8.80%) Unix
6 11 (8.80%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.60%) AIX
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.60%) CentOS
10 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (16.00%) DevOps
4 18 (14.40%) Load Balancing
4 18 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (14.40%) Reverse Engineering
5 17 (13.60%) NsoIT
6 13 (10.40%) Computer Science
7 11 (8.80%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (8.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.20%) Configuration Management
9 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (4.80%) Data Protection
10 6 (4.80%) ITIL
10 6 (4.80%) Network Architecture
10 6 (4.80%) Network Design
10 6 (4.80%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (4.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.00%) C#
3 4 (3.20%) C
3 4 (3.20%) Java
3 4 (3.20%) SQL
4 3 (2.40%) Python
5 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.60%) Perl
5 2 (1.60%) VBScript
6 1 (0.80%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 83 (66.40%) Security Cleared
2 58 (46.40%) SC Cleared
3 36 (28.80%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (21.60%) DV Cleared
4 27 (21.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (16.00%) CCNA
6 19 (15.20%) MCSE
6 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (14.40%) CCNP
8 17 (13.60%) MCSA
9 15 (12.00%) OCA
9 15 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (7.20%) CCIE
11 3 (2.40%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (1.60%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.80%) CCDP
13 1 (0.80%) CCSA
13 1 (0.80%) CCSE
13 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) JSP 440
1 1 (0.80%) QA
1 1 (0.80%) RMADS
System Software
1 72 (57.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (21.60%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (11.20%) vSphere
5 12 (9.60%) Docker
5 12 (9.60%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.60%) VMware NSX
6 7 (5.60%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (4.80%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (4.00%) Firmware
9 1 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (30.40%) vCenter Server
2 14 (11.20%) PowerCLI
2 14 (11.20%) SCOM
3 13 (10.40%) SCCM
4 11 (8.80%) Ansible
5 7 (5.60%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (5.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (4.80%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (4.80%) vRealize
6 6 (4.80%) WSUS
7 5 (4.00%) SCVMM
7 5 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (3.20%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.40%) Puppet
10 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.80%) ArcSight ESM
11 1 (0.80%) Opsview
11 1 (0.80%) Terraform
11 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (49.60%) Cisco
2 35 (28.00%) Atlassian
3 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
4 17 (13.60%) Oracle
5 11 (8.80%) McAfee
6 10 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 9 (7.20%) Juniper
8 7 (5.60%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.60%) Veeam
9 6 (4.80%) Remedy
10 5 (4.00%) CA
10 5 (4.00%) HP
10 5 (4.00%) Splunk
11 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.40%) Citrix
12 3 (2.40%) Dell
12 3 (2.40%) EMC
12 3 (2.40%) F5
12 3 (2.40%) SAP