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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 140 145 182
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +37
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 11 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 13
Median daily rate £369 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £365 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £449 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +320.00%

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
2817 3015 4912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.91% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2229 2375 3760
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) Citrix
6 10 (45.45%) Migration
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
8 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (31.82%) XenApp
8 7 (31.82%) HP
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
11 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
11 4 (18.18%) DHCP
11 4 (18.18%) Unix
11 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
11 4 (18.18%) High Availability
11 4 (18.18%) Application Discovery
11 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
11 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (18.18%) SCCM
12 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
12 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
12 3 (13.64%) Linux
12 3 (13.64%) LDAP

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 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) LDAP
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) HP Storage
2 2 (9.09%) STB
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Application Discovery
2 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
2 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (4.55%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Security Hardening
4 1 (4.55%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCA
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) XenApp
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
6 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
7 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
8 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (9.09%) vSphere
9 1 (4.55%) BitLocker
9 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
9 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.55%) vMotion
3 1 (4.55%) vRealize
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
6 2 (9.09%) Altiris
6 2 (9.09%) AppSense
6 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco