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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 91 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 66 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.28% 1.91% 2.09%
As % of the System Software category 20.33% 19.64% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 54 89
Median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £32.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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
359 336 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.22% 9.71% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 268 355
Median daily rate £438 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £646 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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.

1 145 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (65.52%) Windows
3 64 (44.14%) Linux
4 63 (43.45%) Active Directory
5 52 (35.86%) Microsoft
5 52 (35.86%) Finance
6 43 (29.66%) Windows Server
7 42 (28.97%) PowerShell
8 37 (25.52%) HP
9 36 (24.83%) Cisco
9 36 (24.83%) Firewall
10 35 (24.14%) DNS
11 33 (22.76%) Citrix
11 33 (22.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (22.07%) Hyper-V
13 31 (21.38%) Puppet
14 30 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (20.69%) SAN
15 29 (20.00%) Data Centre
16 28 (19.31%) DevOps
17 27 (18.62%) ITIL
18 23 (15.86%) Unix
19 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
20 21 (14.48%) Apache
21 20 (13.79%) DHCP
21 20 (13.79%) Oracle
21 20 (13.79%) Migration
22 19 (13.10%) Banking
22 19 (13.10%) Python
22 19 (13.10%) Middleware

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 (14.48%) Apache
2 18 (12.41%) IIS
3 15 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.59%) MS Exchange
5 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.83%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.45%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.07%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.38%) Confluence
9 2 (1.38%) JBoss
9 2 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Documaker
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.21%) IaaS
4 7 (4.83%) Office 365
5 6 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.76%) GitHub
7 3 (2.07%) PaaS
8 2 (1.38%) G Suite
8 2 (1.38%) SaaS
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.69%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.69%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.83%) Firewall
2 35 (24.14%) DNS
3 30 (20.69%) SAN
4 20 (13.79%) DHCP
5 10 (6.90%) LAN
5 10 (6.90%) SSL
6 9 (6.21%) Internet
6 9 (6.21%) NetScaler
6 9 (6.21%) SSH
6 9 (6.21%) WAN
7 8 (5.52%) NAS
7 8 (5.52%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.52%) VLAN
8 6 (4.14%) HTTP
9 5 (3.45%) DMZ
10 4 (2.76%) LDAP
10 4 (2.76%) Network Security
10 4 (2.76%) VPN
11 3 (2.07%) FTP
11 3 (2.07%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.21%) MySQL
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.07%) Big Data
5 3 (2.07%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.38%) DB2
6 2 (1.38%) Ingres
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.69%) HBase
7 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) OLTP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.21%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.52%) JIRA
4 3 (2.07%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.69%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.69%) GitLab
6 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.69%) Subversion
6 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.69%) Toad
6 1 (0.69%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (35.86%) Finance
2 19 (13.10%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (2.07%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) French Language
6 1 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (15.17%) Administrator
2 19 (13.10%) Architect
2 19 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (11.03%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (9.66%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (8.97%) Analyst
5 13 (8.97%) Consultant
5 13 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.52%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (4.83%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (4.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.83%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.14%) Desktop Support
11 6 (4.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.14%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.10%) Middleware
2 8 (5.52%) LAMP
3 4 (2.76%) Java EE
3 4 (2.76%) WebCenter
4 3 (2.07%) .NET
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.07%) Web Services
5 2 (1.38%) HTML
5 2 (1.38%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.38%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.38%) REST
5 2 (1.38%) SOAP
6 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.69%) Express
6 1 (0.69%) JSON
6 1 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.69%) Node.js
6 1 (0.69%) OpenID
6 1 (0.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.52%) Clustering
3 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.45%) EMC VNX
4 5 (3.45%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.45%) Replication
5 4 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.76%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.07%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.07%) NHS
6 3 (2.07%) Online Banking
6 3 (2.07%) PKI
7 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.38%) STB
7 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 95 (65.52%) Windows
2 64 (44.14%) Linux
3 43 (29.66%) Windows Server
4 33 (22.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (15.86%) Unix
7 18 (12.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (10.34%) Windows 7
9 11 (7.59%) CentOS
10 10 (6.90%) Windows 10
10 10 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (4.14%) Solaris
12 5 (3.45%) AIX
13 4 (2.76%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.76%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (2.07%) Android
14 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.38%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.31%) DevOps
2 27 (18.62%) ITIL
3 20 (13.79%) Migration
4 13 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (8.97%) Configuration Management
5 12 (8.28%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.90%) High Availability
6 10 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 9 (6.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (6.21%) Service Management
8 8 (5.52%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.52%) Change Management
8 8 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.52%) Project Management
8 8 (5.52%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (4.83%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.83%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.14%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.97%) PowerShell
2 19 (13.10%) Bash Shell
2 19 (13.10%) Python
3 15 (10.34%) SQL
4 14 (9.66%) Perl
5 12 (8.28%) Java
6 9 (6.21%) PHP
7 5 (3.45%) AWK
7 5 (3.45%) C
7 5 (3.45%) Ruby
7 5 (3.45%) sed
8 4 (2.76%) C#
9 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.69%) Korn
10 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.66%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.52%) Degree
4 7 (4.83%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.76%) CCNA
5 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.07%) MCP
6 3 (2.07%) RHCE
7 2 (1.38%) CISSP
7 2 (1.38%) MCSA
7 2 (1.38%) MCSE
8 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.07%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (43.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (22.07%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.41%) VMware ESX
4 15 (10.34%) vSphere
5 14 (9.66%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (9.66%) XenApp
6 8 (5.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (4.83%) DFS Replication
7 7 (4.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.45%) KVM
8 5 (3.45%) Xen
8 5 (3.45%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.76%) XenServer
10 3 (2.07%) Docker
10 3 (2.07%) NFS
11 2 (1.38%) SRDF
11 2 (1.38%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 31 (21.38%) Puppet
2 12 (8.28%) SCCM
3 11 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.90%) Ansible
4 10 (6.90%) Nagios
5 7 (4.83%) SCOM
6 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.76%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (2.76%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.76%) SELinux
8 3 (2.07%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.07%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 3 (2.07%) vRealize
8 3 (2.07%) WSUS
9 2 (1.38%) Casper Suite
9 2 (1.38%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.38%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 145 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (35.86%) Microsoft
3 37 (25.52%) HP
4 36 (24.83%) Cisco
5 33 (22.76%) Citrix
6 20 (13.79%) Oracle
7 17 (11.72%) Red Hat
8 16 (11.03%) IBM
9 13 (8.97%) 3PAR
9 13 (8.97%) CheckPoint
9 13 (8.97%) EMC
10 12 (8.28%) Dell
11 9 (6.21%) NetApp
12 8 (5.52%) Symantec
13 7 (4.83%) Bloomberg
13 7 (4.83%) Fortinet
14 5 (3.45%) CommVault
14 5 (3.45%) Reuters
15 4 (2.76%) Apple
15 4 (2.76%) Juniper
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £435 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago