Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 44 19
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware 113 52 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.14% 4.12% 7.66%
As % of the Vendors category 16.74% 8.97% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 72
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% - -14.47%
10th Percentile £268 £250 £135
90th Percentile £575 £693 £600
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £34.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +38.24% +38.78% +25.64%

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 675 580 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 42.64% 46.00% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 365 386
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £420 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +15.46% -3.00%
10th Percentile £273 £288 £210
90th Percentile £625 £586 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 14 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.75 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% -8.54% +99.10%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.98 £12.65
90th Percentile £47.00 £46.15 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% +4.76%

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 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +22 44 £444 -36.61% 3
Swindon -12 31 £375 +15.38% 11
Salisbury - 16 £465 - 3
Chippenham +3 3 - - 1
Trowbridge -1 2 £350 -
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 73 (64.60%) Security Cleared
2 71 (62.83%) Windows
3 63 (55.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (52.21%) Cisco
5 53 (46.90%) Windows Server
6 46 (40.71%) SC Cleared
7 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (34.51%) PowerShell
8 39 (34.51%) Active Directory
9 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (30.09%) vCenter Server
11 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
12 30 (26.55%) Firewall
12 30 (26.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (25.66%) Atlassian
14 28 (24.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 24 (21.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (21.24%) JIRA
15 24 (21.24%) Confluence
16 23 (20.35%) DV Cleared
16 23 (20.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 23 (20.35%) Data Centre
17 21 (18.58%) CCNP
18 20 (17.70%) Linux
19 19 (16.81%) CCNA
20 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (15.93%) Windows 10
21 16 (14.16%) SCCM
21 16 (14.16%) VMware ESXi
22 15 (13.27%) Reverse Engineering

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 24 (21.24%) Confluence
2 10 (8.85%) IIS
3 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.77%) Apache
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.08%) OpenShift
3 7 (6.19%) PaaS
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.55%) Firewall
2 14 (12.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (11.50%) BGP
4 11 (9.73%) DNS
5 10 (8.85%) DHCP
5 10 (8.85%) LAN
5 10 (8.85%) WAN
6 9 (7.96%) OSPF
7 8 (7.08%) SAN
8 7 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (6.19%) EIGRP
8 7 (6.19%) Software-Defined Networking
8 7 (6.19%) Wireshark
9 6 (5.31%) VoIP
9 6 (5.31%) VSAN
10 5 (4.42%) DMVPN
10 5 (4.42%) Multicast
11 4 (3.54%) NX-OS
11 4 (3.54%) VPN
11 4 (3.54%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (21.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 24 (21.24%) JIRA
2 10 (8.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.85%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.08%) Gerrit
4 3 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.77%) DbUnit
5 2 (1.77%) jMock
5 2 (1.77%) JUnit
5 2 (1.77%) Maven
5 2 (1.77%) Mockito
5 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (9.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Electronics
2 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.65%) Marketing
2 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Military
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (20.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Architect
3 11 (9.73%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) PowerShell Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Network Architect
4 9 (7.96%) Network Design Architect
5 8 (7.08%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Administrator
7 6 (5.31%) Consultant
7 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.54%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Network Technical Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) .NET
2 9 (7.96%) REST
3 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.42%) Entity Framework
3 5 (4.42%) Middleware
3 5 (4.42%) WCF
4 3 (2.65%) Spine.js
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.77%) J2EE
5 2 (1.77%) KML
5 2 (1.77%) PowerMock
5 2 (1.77%) RESTful
5 2 (1.77%) SOAP
5 2 (1.77%) Web Services
6 1 (0.88%) JSON
6 1 (0.88%) LDAP
6 1 (0.88%) SAML
6 1 (0.88%) Spring
6 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.62%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.85%) PKI
3 10 (8.85%) Private Cloud
4 6 (5.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.65%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.65%) NHS
5 3 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.77%) RIA
6 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) CESG
7 1 (0.88%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 53 (46.90%) Windows Server
3 30 (26.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (17.70%) Linux
5 18 (15.93%) Windows 10
6 11 (9.73%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.96%) Solaris
8 8 (7.08%) Unix
9 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (4.42%) AIX
11 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.88%) CentOS
12 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (13.27%) Load Balancing
3 15 (13.27%) NsoIT
3 15 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (13.27%) Reverse Engineering
4 13 (11.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (10.62%) DevOps
6 10 (8.85%) Network Virtualisation
6 10 (8.85%) Software Engineering
6 10 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.96%) ITIL
8 8 (7.08%) Network Architecture
9 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
9 7 (6.19%) Service Management
10 6 (5.31%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.31%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (5.31%) Network Design
10 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.31%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.51%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.96%) SQL
3 6 (5.31%) Python
4 5 (4.42%) C#
5 4 (3.54%) C
5 4 (3.54%) Java
6 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.77%) Tcl
6 2 (1.77%) VBScript
7 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 73 (64.60%) Security Cleared
2 46 (40.71%) SC Cleared
3 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (20.35%) DV Cleared
4 23 (20.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (18.58%) CCNP
6 19 (16.81%) CCNA
7 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (13.27%) MCSE
9 14 (12.39%) MCSA
10 12 (10.62%) OCA
10 12 (10.62%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (7.96%) CCIE
12 3 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (1.77%) CCSA
13 2 (1.77%) CCSE
13 2 (1.77%) Degree
14 1 (0.88%) CCDP
14 1 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) RMADS
2 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 63 (55.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (34.51%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.16%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (11.50%) VMware NSX
5 9 (7.96%) Docker
6 8 (7.08%) Hyper-V
6 8 (7.08%) vSphere
7 6 (5.31%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.88%) vCloud
8 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (30.09%) vCenter Server
2 16 (14.16%) SCCM
3 14 (12.39%) SCOM
4 11 (9.73%) PowerCLI
5 8 (7.08%) Ansible
5 8 (7.08%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (6.19%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (5.31%) vRealize
7 6 (5.31%) WSUS
8 5 (4.42%) Opsview
8 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (4.42%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (3.54%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.77%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.88%) Puppet
11 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 59 (52.21%) Cisco
2 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
3 29 (25.66%) Atlassian
4 14 (12.39%) Oracle
5 9 (7.96%) McAfee
6 8 (7.08%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.08%) Veeam
7 7 (6.19%) Juniper
8 6 (5.31%) Remedy
8 6 (5.31%) Splunk
9 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.42%) Citrix
10 4 (3.54%) F5
10 4 (3.54%) HP
10 4 (3.54%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.65%) NetApp
11 3 (2.65%) SAP
11 3 (2.65%) Scality
12 2 (1.77%) Dell
12 2 (1.77%) EMC