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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 37 15 24
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9  
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.56% 8.36% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 8.78% 19.37% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 27
Median daily rate £263 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.05% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £120 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £18.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% -2.17%  

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 Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 262 284 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.56% 43.16% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 184 163
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £273 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.88% +10.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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
Swindon -13 8 £263 -29.53% 3
Chippenham -3 2 - -
Salisbury +2 1 £255 -27.14%
Corsham -14 1 - - 1
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 48 (60.76%) Security Cleared
2 47 (59.49%) SC Cleared
3 46 (58.23%) Windows
4 42 (53.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
6 26 (32.91%) Cisco
7 24 (30.38%) Windows Server
8 18 (22.78%) ITIL
9 16 (20.25%) HP
9 16 (20.25%) vSphere
10 13 (16.46%) Puppet
10 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (16.46%) Ansible
10 13 (16.46%) Migration
11 12 (15.19%) Change Management
11 12 (15.19%) Firewall
11 12 (15.19%) Military
11 12 (15.19%) DevOps
11 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
11 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
12 11 (13.92%) Intel Security
12 11 (13.92%) C
13 10 (12.66%) Unix
13 10 (12.66%) Linux
13 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.66%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (12.66%) LAN
13 10 (12.66%) WAN
13 10 (12.66%) OpenView Configuration Management

VMware
Top Related 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 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.06%) Confluence
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.27%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (6.33%) Office 365
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) LAN
2 10 (12.66%) WAN
3 8 (10.13%) VoIP
4 6 (7.59%) SAN
5 5 (6.33%) DNS
5 5 (6.33%) VPN
5 5 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.06%) NetScaler
6 4 (5.06%) Network Security
6 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.80%) Wireless
8 2 (2.53%) NAS
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) DHCP
9 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.27%) Internet
9 1 (1.27%) LDAP
9 1 (1.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) MySQL
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (15.19%) Military
2 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (11.39%) Architect
2 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (10.13%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (8.86%) Head of Delivery
3 7 (8.86%) Problem Manager
4 6 (7.59%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) IT Support
5 5 (6.33%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) ERP Support
6 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.06%) SAP Support
6 4 (5.06%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.06%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Systems Support
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) Ajax
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) LAMP
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) OAuth2
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.27%) RESTful
2 1 (1.27%) SAML
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 9 (11.39%) Cyber Defence
3 9 (11.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (11.39%) Reference Data
3 9 (11.39%) Replication
4 4 (5.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.53%) CESG
5 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.66%) Linux
4 10 (12.66%) Unix
5 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.33%) Solaris
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.53%) Debian
8 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.27%) Android
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) ITIL
2 13 (16.46%) Migration
3 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Change Management
3 12 (15.19%) DevOps
4 10 (12.66%) Problem Management
5 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (11.39%) Data Security
5 9 (11.39%) Information Security
5 9 (11.39%) Project Management
6 8 (10.13%) Service Management
7 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (7.59%) DSDM
8 6 (7.59%) RUP
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) Service Design
9 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.92%) C
3 5 (6.33%) Python
3 5 (6.33%) SQL
4 2 (2.53%) C#
4 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.53%) VB
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (60.76%) Security Cleared
2 47 (59.49%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.66%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 4 (5.06%) CCNP
6 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (11.39%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.53%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (53.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
3 16 (20.25%) vSphere
4 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.33%) Docker
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.53%) XenApp
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.27%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) Ansible
1 13 (16.46%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (11.39%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.33%) Packer
4 5 (6.33%) Terraform
5 3 (3.80%) PowerCLI
5 3 (3.80%) vRealize
6 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Cisco
2 16 (20.25%) HP
3 11 (13.92%) Intel Security
4 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.39%) Splunk
6 8 (10.13%) Oracle
7 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.59%) Citrix
9 4 (5.06%) Dell
9 4 (5.06%) F5
9 4 (5.06%) Pegasus
9 4 (5.06%) QAD
9 4 (5.06%) SAP
10 3 (3.80%) Juniper
10 3 (3.80%) Veeam
11 2 (2.53%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.53%) Sophos
11 2 (2.53%) Sun
12 1 (1.27%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.27%) Gemalto