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 27 June 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.

VMware
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5  
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 7.77% 11.27% 12.73%
As % of the Vendors category 11.27% 18.60% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Median daily rate £289 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.68% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £495 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £40.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% +29.54%  

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 71 86 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 68.93% 60.56% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 71 55
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Winchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 26 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (46.67%) Linux
5 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (40.00%) Unix
6 12 (40.00%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 8 (26.67%) vSphere
8 8 (26.67%) Puppet
8 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (20.00%) EMC VNX
10 6 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
10 6 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (20.00%) EMC
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) SAN
10 6 (20.00%) JBoss
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 5 (16.67%) RHCE
11 5 (16.67%) Military
11 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 5 (16.67%) Smart Meter
11 5 (16.67%) Splunk

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Co-occurring 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 6 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.00%) NAS
2 3 (10.00%) VSAN
3 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) IBM BigInsights
3 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (16.67%) Military
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Designer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CGI
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 6 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 5 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 2 (6.67%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.67%) AIX
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) People Management
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) RHCE
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) vSphere
3 5 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (10.00%) SRDF
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.67%) XenServer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.33%) Cobbler
6 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.00%) EMC
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Arqiva
3 5 (16.67%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) McAfee
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) SAP