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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 91 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 114 154 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.94% 2.14% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 19.55% 23.16% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 106 100
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £281 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £495 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
- -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £24.75 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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
583 665 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.94% 9.25% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 434 336
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 49 58
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.00 £32.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 248 (100.00%) VMware
2 171 (68.95%) Windows
3 120 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 114 (45.97%) Active Directory
5 105 (42.34%) Citrix
6 88 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (31.85%) SAN
8 77 (31.05%) Linux
9 67 (27.02%) ITIL
9 67 (27.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 61 (24.60%) Cisco
11 59 (23.79%) MS Exchange
12 58 (23.39%) HP
13 57 (22.98%) Finance
14 49 (19.76%) DNS
14 49 (19.76%) vSphere
15 46 (18.55%) PowerShell
15 46 (18.55%) Oracle
16 45 (18.15%) SQL Server
16 45 (18.15%) XenApp
17 42 (16.94%) Firewall
18 41 (16.53%) SQL
19 37 (14.92%) Clustering
20 36 (14.52%) Banking
21 33 (13.31%) EMC
21 33 (13.31%) Windows 7
22 32 (12.90%) Hyper-V
22 32 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
23 31 (12.50%) LAN
23 31 (12.50%) Replication

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (23.79%) MS Exchange
2 32 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.89%) WebSphere
4 24 (9.68%) Tomcat
5 21 (8.47%) WebLogic
6 19 (7.66%) SharePoint
7 18 (7.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (6.45%) GlassFish
9 16 (6.45%) IIS
10 9 (3.63%) Apache
11 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (2.42%) Lync
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (1.21%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
15 1 (0.40%) Documentum
Applications
1 28 (11.29%) MS Office
1 28 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.21%) MS Project
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.21%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.81%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.61%) SaaS
3 2 (0.81%) PaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.81%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (31.85%) SAN
2 49 (19.76%) DNS
3 42 (16.94%) Firewall
4 31 (12.50%) LAN
5 30 (12.10%) WAN
6 27 (10.89%) DHCP
7 23 (9.27%) TCP/IP
8 14 (5.65%) VPN
8 14 (5.65%) Internet
9 13 (5.24%) VoIP
10 12 (4.84%) NAS
11 10 (4.03%) MPLS
11 10 (4.03%) VLAN
12 9 (3.63%) iSCSI
13 8 (3.23%) NetScaler
13 8 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (3.23%) HTTP
14 7 (2.82%) SMTP
14 7 (2.82%) BIG-IP
15 6 (2.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.82%) MySQL
3 7 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.42%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.81%) HBase
6 2 (0.81%) Big Data
6 2 (0.81%) IDOL
6 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (2.82%) JIRA
2 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.61%) MSI
4 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.40%) NuGet
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (22.98%) Finance
2 36 (14.52%) Banking
3 10 (4.03%) Law
4 7 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.42%) Legal
6 5 (2.02%) Retail
7 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.21%) Publishing
8 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.21%) Back Office
9 2 (0.81%) Front Office
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (14.92%) Analyst
2 36 (14.52%) Administrator
3 35 (14.11%) Architect
4 20 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 18 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (6.05%) Server Engineer
7 12 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (4.84%) Support Analyst
8 11 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
9 10 (4.03%) Service Analyst
9 10 (4.03%) Consultant
9 10 (4.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (3.63%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.63%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.63%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (2.82%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.44%) Middleware
2 6 (2.42%) LAMP
2 6 (2.42%) .NET
3 5 (2.02%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.61%) Web Services
5 2 (0.81%) XML
5 2 (0.81%) XSLT
5 2 (0.81%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.81%) J2EE
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.81%) HTML
6 1 (0.40%) MCollective
6 1 (0.40%) OLE
6 1 (0.40%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.40%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.40%) CSS
6 1 (0.40%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.92%) Clustering
2 31 (12.50%) Replication
3 25 (10.08%) Blackberry
4 16 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.65%) Thin Client
5 14 (5.65%) Fat Client
6 10 (4.03%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.42%) Open Source
8 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.61%) iPhone
8 4 (1.61%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.21%) Firmware
9 3 (1.21%) CESG
9 3 (1.21%) Kindle
9 3 (1.21%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.81%) User Experience
10 2 (0.81%) CMDB
10 2 (0.81%) RMADS
10 2 (0.81%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 171 (68.95%) Windows
2 88 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (31.05%) Linux
4 67 (27.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (13.31%) Windows 7
6 29 (11.69%) UNIX
7 20 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 13 (5.24%) Solaris
10 6 (2.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.02%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.02%) SELinux
12 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.21%) Debian
13 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.21%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.02%) ITIL
2 27 (10.89%) Migration
3 18 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (6.45%) Release Management
5 14 (5.65%) Service Management
6 13 (5.24%) Configuration Management
6 13 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (4.44%) DevOps
8 9 (3.63%) Service Delivery
9 7 (2.82%) Change Management
9 7 (2.82%) Risk Management
9 7 (2.82%) PRINCE2
9 7 (2.82%) Problem Management
9 7 (2.82%) Performance Management
9 7 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (2.42%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.42%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (2.42%) SOA
10 6 (2.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.55%) PowerShell
2 41 (16.53%) SQL
3 21 (8.47%) C
3 21 (8.47%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.03%) Ruby
5 9 (3.63%) VB
5 9 (3.63%) Python
5 9 (3.63%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.23%) Perl
7 7 (2.82%) Java
7 7 (2.82%) VBScript
8 3 (1.21%) PHP
9 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.81%) C#
9 2 (0.81%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) Korn
10 1 (0.40%) C-shell
10 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.06%) MCSE
3 19 (7.66%) Security Cleared
4 15 (6.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.63%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.23%) MCITP
8 7 (2.82%) Degree
8 7 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (2.82%) CCNA
9 6 (2.42%) CCA
9 6 (2.42%) MCSA
9 6 (2.42%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.61%) MCP
11 3 (1.21%) RHCT
11 3 (1.21%) RHCE
12 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.81%) CCEA
12 2 (0.81%) VCDX
12 2 (0.81%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.47%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.61%) SLA
4 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (45.97%) Active Directory
2 49 (19.76%) vSphere
3 45 (18.15%) XenApp
4 32 (12.90%) Hyper-V
5 25 (10.08%) VMware ESX
6 24 (9.68%) XenServer
7 21 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (7.26%) XenDesktop
9 17 (6.85%) Xen
10 16 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (5.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (4.44%) NFS
13 8 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (3.23%) VMware Server
13 8 (3.23%) vCloud
14 7 (2.82%) UAG
15 6 (2.42%) NLBS
15 6 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (2.42%) ISA Server
16 5 (2.02%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (10.48%) SCCM
2 22 (8.87%) Tivoli
3 13 (5.24%) Puppet
4 9 (3.63%) SCOM
4 9 (3.63%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.82%) WSUS
6 6 (2.42%) Nagios
6 6 (2.42%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 6 (2.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.02%) MAILsweeper
8 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.61%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.61%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.21%) Control-M
9 3 (1.21%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (1.21%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.81%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.81%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 248 (100.00%) VMware
2 120 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 105 (42.34%) Citrix
4 61 (24.60%) Cisco
5 58 (23.39%) HP
6 46 (18.55%) Oracle
7 33 (13.31%) EMC
8 30 (12.10%) IBM
9 23 (9.27%) NetApp
10 20 (8.06%) Red Hat
10 20 (8.06%) LANDesk
11 18 (7.26%) JBoss
12 15 (6.05%) Symantec
13 9 (3.63%) Remedy
14 8 (3.23%) CheckPoint
14 8 (3.23%) Hitachi
14 8 (3.23%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.42%) Altiris
15 6 (2.42%) Veritas
15 6 (2.42%) Intel
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270.00 - £297.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago