The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 17.60% 17.95% 23.00%
As % of the Vendors category 29.33% 30.17% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 7
Median daily rate £438 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £318 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 10
Median hourly rate - £40.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.27% -2.22%  

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 Winchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 75 116 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 60.00% 59.49% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 97 38
Median daily rate £438 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 11
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in Winchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Winchester

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Winchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Winchester

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware in Winchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Winchester

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Winchester region with a requirement for VMware.

1 37 (82.22%) Security Cleared
2 33 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 24 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 23 (51.11%) vSphere
6 19 (42.22%) EMC
6 19 (42.22%) SAN
6 19 (42.22%) EMC VNX
6 19 (42.22%) EMC VMAX
6 19 (42.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 18 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
8 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
9 16 (35.56%) Linux
9 16 (35.56%) NAS
9 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 14 (31.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 13 (28.89%) Windows
13 11 (24.44%) Unix
13 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
14 10 (22.22%) Puppet
14 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
15 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
15 8 (17.78%) SQL
15 8 (17.78%) Citrix
15 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
16 7 (15.56%) ITIL
16 7 (15.56%) XenServer

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 5 (11.11%) JBoss
1 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) SAN
2 16 (35.56%) NAS
3 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 5 (11.11%) SMTP
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.67%) VSAN
4 3 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.11%) IBM BigInsights
2 5 (11.11%) Neo4j
3 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 8 (17.78%) VMware Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Unix Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) DBA
7 2 (4.44%) EMC Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.44%) SAN Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) CGI
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) EMC VMAX
1 19 (42.22%) EMC VNX
1 19 (42.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.44%) PKI
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) HACMP
5 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Linux
1 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) Unix
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) AIX
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (11.11%) Network Design
4 4 (8.89%) Change Management
4 4 (8.89%) Patch Management
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.44%) ISMS
6 2 (4.44%) Security Management
7 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.22%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (82.22%) Security Cleared
2 27 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.89%) RHCE
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) MCSD
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (51.11%) vSphere
3 7 (15.56%) XenServer
4 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.67%) SRDF
7 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.44%) XenApp
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (22.22%) Puppet
3 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.11%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.44%) SCCM
5 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 19 (42.22%) EMC
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Citrix
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) IBM
6 4 (8.89%) Arqiva
6 4 (8.89%) Splunk
7 3 (6.67%) Avaya
7 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (4.44%) Intel Security
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle
8 2 (4.44%) SAP