The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 155 202 197
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 7 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Median daily rate £354 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.76% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £371 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £485 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
VMware Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3210 5635 5562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.56% 94.75% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2597 4375 4047
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 91 97
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.66 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Engineer across the City of London region.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer across the City of London region.

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) EMC
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 4 (20.00%) NetApp
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) vSphere
8 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (15.00%) Puppet
9 3 (15.00%) XenApp
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) DNS
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
10 2 (10.00%) Legal

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) DMZ
3 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Application Discovery
3 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) RHCA
2 2 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (15.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) NFS
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) UAG
6 1 (5.00%) vCloud
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) AppDNA
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos