Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 40 20
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 78 55 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.09% 4.10% 7.62%
As % of the Vendors category 14.91% 8.99% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 68
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.08% -2.96%
10th Percentile £263 £236 £150
90th Percentile £532 £660 £574
South West median daily rate £325 £350 £358
% change year-on-year -7.14% -2.10% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £34.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year +29.71% +42.27% +20.14%

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 523 612 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 40.83% 45.57% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 374 378
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £222
90th Percentile £575 £584 £563
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +63.04% +20.86%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.75 £16.30
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.25 £47.09
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.43% +48.94% +16.42%

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 19 August 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
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 19 August 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
Swindon -13 23 £363 +11.54% 9
Salisbury - 17 £425 - 3
Corsham +13 15 £513 -13.50% 1
Chippenham +7 7 £300 +53.85%
Trowbridge - 2 £350 -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 57 (73.08%) Windows
2 50 (64.10%) Windows Server
3 46 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (56.41%) Security Cleared
5 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 39 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 37 (47.44%) Cisco
7 21 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (26.92%) SC Cleared
8 19 (24.36%) SCCM
8 19 (24.36%) IIS
9 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (21.79%) vCenter Server
11 16 (20.51%) DV Cleared
11 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 15 (19.23%) SCOM
13 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
13 14 (17.95%) Linux
14 13 (16.67%) SQL
14 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (16.67%) Windows 10
15 12 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (15.38%) Citrix
15 12 (15.38%) Firewall
15 12 (15.38%) Finance
16 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (14.10%) SAN
16 11 (14.10%) CCNP
16 11 (14.10%) CCNA

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 19 (24.36%) IIS
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.41%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.13%) Confluence
5 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.56%) Apache
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) Firewall
2 11 (14.10%) LAN
2 11 (14.10%) SAN
2 11 (14.10%) WAN
3 10 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (11.54%) BGP
4 9 (11.54%) Wireshark
5 8 (10.26%) EIGRP
5 8 (10.26%) VoIP
6 7 (8.97%) NX-OS
7 5 (6.41%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (3.85%) Network Security
9 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.56%) DHCP
9 2 (2.56%) DMZ
9 2 (2.56%) DNS
9 2 (2.56%) Internet
10 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.28%) IPsec
10 1 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Electronics
2 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Military
2 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Architect
3 8 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (3.85%) IT Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 4 (5.13%) REST
3 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.97%) PKI
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) NHS
4 2 (2.56%) RIA
4 2 (2.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.28%) CESG
5 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (73.08%) Windows
2 50 (64.10%) Windows Server
3 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.95%) Linux
5 13 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.97%) Unix
8 2 (2.56%) Solaris
9 1 (1.28%) CentOS
9 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.82%) Incident Management
3 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (12.82%) Service Management
4 9 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (10.26%) Capacity Management
5 8 (10.26%) Security Patching
6 7 (8.97%) ITIL
6 7 (8.97%) Load Balancing
6 7 (8.97%) NsoIT
7 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (6.41%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.13%) MODAF
9 4 (5.13%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (5.13%) Security Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
2 13 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (2.56%) VBScript
5 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 21 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 16 (20.51%) DV Cleared
4 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (14.10%) CCNA
5 11 (14.10%) CCNP
6 7 (8.97%) MCSA
6 7 (8.97%) MCSE
6 7 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (7.69%) OCA
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (1.28%) CCIE
9 1 (1.28%) CCSA
9 1 (1.28%) CCSE
9 1 (1.28%) Degree
9 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) RMADS
2 1 (1.28%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 46 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (12.82%) Hyper-V
5 9 (11.54%) VMware NSX
6 5 (6.41%) vSphere
6 5 (6.41%) Xen
7 3 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.56%) XenApp
9 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) SCCM
2 17 (21.79%) vCenter Server
3 15 (19.23%) SCOM
4 8 (10.26%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (10.26%) Opsview
4 8 (10.26%) WSUS
5 7 (8.97%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (5.13%) PowerCLI
7 3 (3.85%) vRealize
8 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (47.44%) Cisco
3 12 (15.38%) Citrix
4 9 (11.54%) Atlassian
5 8 (10.26%) McAfee
6 7 (8.97%) NetApp
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle
7 6 (7.69%) Juniper
7 6 (7.69%) Veeam
8 5 (6.41%) Splunk
9 3 (3.85%) HP
9 3 (3.85%) Scality
10 2 (2.56%) Dell
10 2 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.56%) EMC
10 2 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (2.56%) SAP
10 2 (2.56%) Symantec
10 2 (2.56%) Trend Micro
11 1 (1.28%) ArcSight