The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 84 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 77 131 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.30% 2.25% 2.21%
As % of the System Software category 21.51% 23.14% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 96 89
Median daily rate £403 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.22% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £306 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +8.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £37.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +82.92%
VMware Infrastructure
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
358 566 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.72% 9.70% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 421 382
Median daily rate £461 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £233 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 29
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure across the City of London region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure across the City of London region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 155 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (72.26%) Windows
3 69 (44.52%) Active Directory
3 69 (44.52%) Finance
4 67 (43.23%) Windows Server
5 66 (42.58%) Microsoft
6 52 (33.55%) Citrix
6 52 (33.55%) Linux
7 43 (27.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (27.10%) ITIL
9 39 (25.16%) HP
9 39 (25.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (24.52%) SAN
11 37 (23.87%) DNS
12 36 (23.23%) Data Centre
13 33 (21.29%) PowerShell
14 30 (19.35%) Cisco
14 30 (19.35%) MS Excel
15 29 (18.71%) Migration
16 27 (17.42%) SCCM
17 26 (16.77%) Banking
17 26 (16.77%) Change Management
17 26 (16.77%) Unix
17 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
18 25 (16.13%) Oracle
19 23 (14.84%) Red Hat
20 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
20 22 (14.19%) DHCP
21 21 (13.55%) MS Exchange
21 21 (13.55%) MS Office

VMware Infrastructure
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 21 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.03%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.39%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.74%) WebLogic
5 11 (7.10%) Apache
6 10 (6.45%) IIS
6 10 (6.45%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.87%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.23%) JBoss
9 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.94%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.29%) Zimbra
12 1 (0.65%) GemFire
Applications
1 30 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.94%) MS Project
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Documaker
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.74%) Office 365
3 9 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.87%) IaaS
5 6 (3.87%) SaaS
6 3 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.94%) PaaS
7 2 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.29%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.29%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.29%) Yammer
8 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (24.52%) SAN
2 37 (23.87%) DNS
3 22 (14.19%) DHCP
4 21 (13.55%) Firewall
5 15 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.03%) LAN
7 12 (7.74%) NAS
7 12 (7.74%) WAN
8 9 (5.81%) NetScaler
9 7 (4.52%) HTTP
9 7 (4.52%) Internet
10 6 (3.87%) Extranet
10 6 (3.87%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.87%) Skype
10 6 (3.87%) Wireless
11 5 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (3.23%) Network Security
11 5 (3.23%) VPN
12 4 (2.58%) SSL
12 4 (2.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.74%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.52%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.94%) Big Data
5 3 (1.94%) DB2
5 3 (1.94%) HBase
5 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.94%) MySQL
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) JIRA
2 5 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.29%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.29%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.29%) MSI
3 2 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.65%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Maven
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (44.52%) Finance
2 26 (16.77%) Banking
3 17 (10.97%) Financial Institution
4 11 (7.10%) Legal
5 9 (5.81%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.94%) Law
7 3 (1.94%) Retail
8 2 (1.29%) Back Office
8 2 (1.29%) French Language
8 2 (1.29%) German Language
8 2 (1.29%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.29%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.65%) Front Office
9 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (16.77%) Analyst
2 21 (13.55%) Architect
3 16 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (7.74%) Administrator
5 11 (7.10%) Consultant
6 8 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (4.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (4.52%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.52%) Server Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Support Consultant
7 7 (4.52%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Wintel Analyst
8 6 (3.87%) Citrix Analyst
8 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.32%) Middleware
2 8 (5.16%) WebCenter
3 7 (4.52%) Java EE
3 7 (4.52%) Web Services
4 3 (1.94%) .NET
4 3 (1.94%) HTML
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.29%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.29%) XML
5 2 (1.29%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.65%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.65%) JMS
6 1 (0.65%) LAMP
6 1 (0.65%) Memcached
6 1 (0.65%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.65%) SOAP
6 1 (0.65%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.16%) Clustering
3 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.52%) Hedge funds
4 6 (3.87%) Replication
4 6 (3.87%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.23%) EqualLogic
5 5 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.23%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.58%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.94%) Derivative
7 3 (1.94%) NHS
7 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.94%) User Experience
8 2 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.29%) BYOD
8 2 (1.29%) Equities
8 2 (1.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 112 (72.26%) Windows
2 67 (43.23%) Windows Server
3 52 (33.55%) Linux
4 43 (27.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (25.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (16.77%) Unix
7 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (10.32%) Windows 7
10 9 (5.81%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (5.81%) Windows 10
11 8 (5.16%) Solaris
12 7 (4.52%) Windows 8
13 5 (3.23%) AIX
14 4 (2.58%) Mac OS X
14 4 (2.58%) SUSE
15 3 (1.94%) CentOS
15 3 (1.94%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.94%) Windows Phone
15 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.10%) ITIL
2 29 (18.71%) Migration
3 26 (16.77%) Change Management
4 17 (10.97%) Server Virtualisation
5 15 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 15 (9.68%) Project Management
6 13 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (8.39%) Incident Management
7 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
8 10 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.45%) Open Source
9 9 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.81%) Virtual Environments
10 8 (5.16%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.16%) SOA
11 7 (4.52%) AOP
11 7 (4.52%) DevOps
11 7 (4.52%) OO
12 6 (3.87%) High Availability
12 6 (3.87%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.29%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.90%) SQL
3 11 (7.10%) Bash Shell
3 11 (7.10%) Java
3 11 (7.10%) Python
4 10 (6.45%) C#
5 8 (5.16%) Perl
6 4 (2.58%) VBScript
7 3 (1.94%) Korn
7 3 (1.94%) PHP
8 2 (1.29%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.10%) MCSE
3 9 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.87%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.23%) CCNA
6 5 (3.23%) Degree
6 5 (3.23%) MCTS
7 4 (2.58%) CCNP
7 4 (2.58%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.94%) MCITP
8 3 (1.94%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.94%) PMP
8 3 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.29%) CEH
9 2 (1.29%) CISSP
9 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.29%) MCP
9 2 (1.29%) MCSA
9 2 (1.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) SLA
2 4 (2.58%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) ISO15022
3 2 (1.29%) ISO20022
3 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 69 (44.52%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 19 (12.26%) VMware ESX
4 18 (11.61%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (10.97%) vSphere
6 16 (10.32%) XenApp
7 13 (8.39%) XenDesktop
8 9 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (5.16%) NFS
9 8 (5.16%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (5.16%) Xen
10 7 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (3.87%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (3.23%) Terminal Services
12 5 (3.23%) XenServer
13 4 (2.58%) KVM
13 4 (2.58%) SRDF
14 3 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (17.42%) SCCM
2 17 (10.97%) SCOM
3 15 (9.68%) Puppet
4 9 (5.81%) Ansible
4 9 (5.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (5.16%) Nagios
6 7 (4.52%) Backup Exec
6 7 (4.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (4.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 5 (3.23%) WSUS
8 4 (2.58%) HP SIM
8 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.58%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (1.94%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.94%) IBM BigFix
9 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (1.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 155 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (42.58%) Microsoft
3 52 (33.55%) Citrix
4 39 (25.16%) HP
5 30 (19.35%) Cisco
6 25 (16.13%) Oracle
7 23 (14.84%) Red Hat
8 21 (13.55%) Dell
9 19 (12.26%) IBM
10 15 (9.68%) NetApp
11 13 (8.39%) EMC
12 11 (7.10%) Symantec
13 9 (5.81%) 3PAR
14 8 (5.16%) Bloomberg
14 8 (5.16%) Siebel
15 7 (4.52%) Juniper
16 6 (3.87%) Reuters
17 5 (3.23%) Veeam
18 4 (2.58%) F5
18 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
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