Period
to 19 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 35 34
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 150 51 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.94% 4.76% 4.77%
As % of the Vendors category 15.97% 11.81% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 34 56
Wiltshire median daily rate £440 £420 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +37.14% -11.87%
10th Percentile £360 £264 £204
90th Percentile £575 £500 £675
South West median daily rate £410 £313 £319
% change year-on-year +31.20% -1.96% -8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £43.27 £31.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +39.56% +34.78% +15.00%

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 939 432 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 49.71% 40.30% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 271 357
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +13.79%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £227
90th Percentile £625 £600 £558
South West median daily rate £434 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +8.44% +3.90% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 8 24
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.86% -54.55% +67.39%
10th Percentile £14.73 £14.75 £13.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £21.10 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £18.81 £38.50
% change year-on-year +112.62% -51.14% +40.00%

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +15 79 £475 - 4
Swindon -5 41 £425 -3.95% 1
Salisbury -16 10 £500 +25.79%
Chippenham -4 2 £333 -9.83%
VMware
South West

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 107 (71.33%) Windows
2 96 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (63.33%) Security Cleared
4 82 (54.67%) SC Cleared
5 78 (52.00%) Windows Server
6 76 (50.67%) Cisco
7 60 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 56 (37.33%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (37.33%) vCenter Server
9 54 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 46 (30.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 44 (29.33%) Active Directory
12 44 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (26.00%) NsoIT
14 38 (25.33%) Firewall
15 35 (23.33%) Data Centre
16 34 (22.67%) CCNA
17 33 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
18 30 (20.00%) Windows 10
18 30 (20.00%) DevOps
18 30 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
19 28 (18.67%) Confluence
19 28 (18.67%) Atlassian
20 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
21 26 (17.33%) DV Cleared
21 26 (17.33%) CCNP
21 26 (17.33%) DNS
22 25 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
22 25 (16.67%) Linux

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 28 (18.67%) Confluence
2 14 (9.33%) IIS
3 10 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.67%) MS Exchange
5 7 (4.67%) nginx
6 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.00%) Apache
7 3 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.67%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.33%) Office 365
3 11 (7.33%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.67%) Apigee
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.33%) IaaS
5 2 (1.33%) PaaS
6 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.33%) Firewall
2 26 (17.33%) DNS
3 20 (13.33%) BGP
3 20 (13.33%) OSPF
4 19 (12.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (11.33%) Cisco IOS
6 16 (10.67%) DMVPN
6 16 (10.67%) Multicast
6 16 (10.67%) VXLAN
7 14 (9.33%) DHCP
8 13 (8.67%) SAN
9 9 (6.00%) HTTP
9 9 (6.00%) SSH
10 8 (5.33%) FTP
10 8 (5.33%) SMTP
10 8 (5.33%) SSL
10 8 (5.33%) VSAN
11 7 (4.67%) LAN
12 6 (4.00%) Skype
12 6 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.33%) JIRA
3 18 (12.00%) Bitbucket
4 17 (11.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (9.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.67%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.33%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.33%) jMock
7 2 (1.33%) JUnit
7 2 (1.33%) Maven
7 2 (1.33%) Mockito
7 2 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (1.33%) Banking
2 2 (1.33%) Military
2 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (15.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (14.00%) Consultant
3 18 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 16 (10.67%) Network Engineer
5 14 (9.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) PowerShell Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.33%) Architect
10 7 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 6 (4.00%) Administrator
11 6 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.67%) Spine.js
2 14 (9.33%) .NET
2 14 (9.33%) REST
3 4 (2.67%) Middleware
4 3 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.00%) KML
4 3 (2.00%) XMPP
5 2 (1.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.33%) Django
5 2 (1.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.33%) Flash
5 2 (1.33%) J2EE
5 2 (1.33%) PowerMock
5 2 (1.33%) RESTful
5 2 (1.33%) SOAP
5 2 (1.33%) WCF
5 2 (1.33%) Web Services
6 1 (0.67%) LAMP
6 1 (0.67%) Spring
6 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.33%) PKI
3 3 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.33%) Replication
4 2 (1.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.67%) Clustering
5 1 (0.67%) Derivative
5 1 (0.67%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.67%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.67%) RIA
5 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 107 (71.33%) Windows
2 78 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 44 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 25 (16.67%) Linux
6 11 (7.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.67%) Solaris
7 7 (4.67%) Unix
8 4 (2.67%) AIX
8 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.67%) CentOS
9 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.00%) NsoIT
3 30 (20.00%) DevOps
3 30 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 24 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (15.33%) Network Virtualisation
6 23 (15.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 23 (15.33%) Software Engineering
7 17 (11.33%) Network Architecture
8 16 (10.67%) Computer Science
9 14 (9.33%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.33%) Load Balancing
10 11 (7.33%) Project Management
11 10 (6.67%) OO
12 9 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (5.33%) ITIL
14 7 (4.67%) OOP
15 6 (4.00%) Kanban
16 5 (3.33%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.33%) Java
3 16 (10.67%) SQL
4 11 (7.33%) Python
5 10 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.33%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 95 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 82 (54.67%) SC Cleared
3 56 (37.33%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (30.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 34 (22.67%) CCNA
6 26 (17.33%) CCNP
6 26 (17.33%) DV Cleared
7 25 (16.67%) MCSE
7 25 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (16.00%) MCSA
9 12 (8.00%) OCA
9 12 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (5.33%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (1.33%) CCENT
12 2 (1.33%) VCAP
13 1 (0.67%) CCDP
13 1 (0.67%) CEH
13 1 (0.67%) CISSP
13 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) GPG13
1 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 96 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (29.33%) Active Directory
3 33 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (15.33%) VMware NSX
5 17 (11.33%) vSphere
6 9 (6.00%) Docker
6 9 (6.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (4.67%) Firmware
8 4 (2.67%) LXC
9 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.67%) XenApp
10 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 56 (37.33%) vCenter Server
2 24 (16.00%) PowerCLI
3 15 (10.00%) SCCM
4 12 (8.00%) Ansible
4 12 (8.00%) SCOM
5 7 (4.67%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (3.33%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (2.67%) vRealize
8 3 (2.00%) WSUS
9 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.33%) Puppet
9 2 (1.33%) systemd
10 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.67%) Terraform
10 1 (0.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 76 (50.67%) Cisco
2 50 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (18.67%) Atlassian
4 21 (14.00%) Oracle
5 16 (10.67%) SolarWinds
6 12 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.67%) Dynatrace
8 5 (3.33%) CA
8 5 (3.33%) Citrix
8 5 (3.33%) HP
8 5 (3.33%) Juniper
8 5 (3.33%) McAfee
9 3 (2.00%) EMC
9 3 (2.00%) Veeam
10 2 (1.33%) F5
10 2 (1.33%) IBM
10 2 (1.33%) NetApp
10 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.67%) Dell