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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 103 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 72 89 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.10% 1.92% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 19.20% 19.52% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 77 88
Median daily rate £425 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £321 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £26.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.21% -
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
375 456 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.96% 9.82% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 341 433
Median daily rate £450 £425 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 46
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £23.75 £85.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 149 (100.00%) VMware
2 98 (65.77%) Windows
3 78 (52.35%) Active Directory
4 63 (42.28%) Linux
5 62 (41.61%) Finance
6 61 (40.94%) Microsoft
7 54 (36.24%) Windows Server
8 44 (29.53%) DNS
9 41 (27.52%) HP
10 40 (26.85%) Data Centre
11 39 (26.17%) Cisco
12 38 (25.50%) Citrix
13 37 (24.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (24.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (23.49%) Firewall
16 34 (22.82%) ITIL
16 34 (22.82%) PowerShell
17 32 (21.48%) Unix
18 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
18 30 (20.13%) SAN
19 29 (19.46%) Migration
20 27 (18.12%) Oracle
21 26 (17.45%) Puppet
22 24 (16.11%) Apache
23 23 (15.44%) IBM
23 23 (15.44%) Red Hat
23 23 (15.44%) Middleware
24 22 (14.77%) SQL
25 21 (14.09%) Windows Server 2003
25 21 (14.09%) Banking

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 24 (16.11%) Apache
2 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
3 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
4 15 (10.07%) IIS
5 13 (8.72%) WebLogic
6 11 (7.38%) SharePoint
7 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (4.70%) WebSphere
9 5 (3.36%) Skype for Business
10 4 (2.68%) JBoss
11 3 (2.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.34%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.34%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.34%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.67%) Confluence
13 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.67%) nginx
13 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.04%) MS Office
3 4 (2.68%) MS Project
4 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Documaker
2 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.71%) Office 365
3 5 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.01%) IaaS
4 3 (2.01%) SaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.34%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.67%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 44 (29.53%) DNS
2 35 (23.49%) Firewall
3 30 (20.13%) SAN
4 20 (13.42%) DHCP
5 13 (8.72%) LAN
5 13 (8.72%) TCP/IP
6 12 (8.05%) WAN
7 11 (7.38%) NetScaler
8 10 (6.71%) Internet
8 10 (6.71%) VLAN
9 9 (6.04%) NAS
9 9 (6.04%) Network Security
10 8 (5.37%) SSL
11 7 (4.70%) HTTP
12 6 (4.03%) DMZ
12 6 (4.03%) SSH
13 5 (3.36%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.68%) Extranet
14 4 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.70%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.03%) Big Data
5 5 (3.36%) MySQL
6 2 (1.34%) DB2
6 2 (1.34%) HBase
6 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.67%) Ingres
7 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.67%) OLAP
7 1 (0.67%) OLTP
7 1 (0.67%) Redis
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) JIRA
2 9 (6.04%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.67%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.67%) GitLab
5 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.67%) Subversion
5 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.67%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
General
1 62 (41.61%) Finance
2 21 (14.09%) Banking
3 8 (5.37%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.70%) Legal
5 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.01%) French Language
7 2 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) German Language
7 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.34%) Publishing
7 2 (1.34%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (16.78%) Architect
2 19 (12.75%) Administrator
3 17 (11.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (10.07%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (9.40%) Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) Server Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Consultant
7 10 (6.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (4.70%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (4.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.70%) Storage Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Support Consultant
11 6 (4.03%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.44%) Middleware
2 8 (5.37%) Java EE
2 8 (5.37%) WebCenter
3 6 (4.03%) Web Services
4 4 (2.68%) LAMP
5 3 (2.01%) .NET
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.34%) HTML
6 2 (1.34%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.67%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.67%) JMS
7 1 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.67%) SOAP
7 1 (0.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (26.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.70%) Clustering
2 7 (4.70%) Hedge funds
3 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.36%) EMC VNX
4 5 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.36%) NHS
4 5 (3.36%) Replication
5 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.68%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.01%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.01%) Online Banking
6 3 (2.01%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.34%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (65.77%) Windows
2 63 (42.28%) Linux
3 54 (36.24%) Windows Server
4 37 (24.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (24.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (21.48%) Unix
7 21 (14.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (8.72%) Windows 7
10 10 (6.71%) CentOS
11 9 (6.04%) Solaris
12 8 (5.37%) AIX
12 8 (5.37%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (4.03%) Windows 10
14 5 (3.36%) Windows 8
15 4 (2.68%) Mac OS X
15 4 (2.68%) Ubuntu
15 4 (2.68%) Windows Phone
16 3 (2.01%) Mac OS
16 3 (2.01%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.82%) ITIL
2 29 (19.46%) Migration
3 17 (11.41%) DevOps
4 15 (10.07%) Change Management
5 14 (9.40%) Configuration Management
6 13 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.72%) Project Management
7 12 (8.05%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.71%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.04%) Low Latency
10 8 (5.37%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.37%) High Availability
10 8 (5.37%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.37%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.37%) Service Management
11 7 (4.70%) AOP
11 7 (4.70%) OO
11 7 (4.70%) SOA
11 7 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.82%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.77%) SQL
3 19 (12.75%) Python
4 16 (10.74%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.40%) Java
5 14 (9.40%) Perl
6 9 (6.04%) PHP
7 4 (2.68%) C#
7 4 (2.68%) Ruby
8 3 (2.01%) AWK
8 3 (2.01%) sed
9 2 (1.34%) Korn
9 2 (1.34%) VBScript
10 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.04%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.37%) Degree
4 8 (5.37%) MCSE
4 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.68%) CCNA
6 4 (2.68%) CISSP
7 3 (2.01%) MCP
8 2 (1.34%) CCNP
8 2 (1.34%) CEH
8 2 (1.34%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.34%) PMP
8 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.34%) RHCE
8 2 (1.34%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.01%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) COBIT
3 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (52.35%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.09%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (13.42%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.41%) VMware ESX
5 16 (10.74%) XenApp
6 15 (10.07%) vSphere
7 7 (4.70%) DFS Replication
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (4.70%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (4.70%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.03%) KVM
8 6 (4.03%) NFS
8 6 (4.03%) Xen
9 5 (3.36%) XenServer
10 4 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (2.68%) UAG
10 4 (2.68%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.01%) Docker
11 3 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (17.45%) Puppet
2 15 (10.07%) SCCM
2 15 (10.07%) SCOM
3 10 (6.71%) Nagios
4 8 (5.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (4.70%) Ansible
5 7 (4.70%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (4.70%) WSUS
6 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (3.36%) HP SIM
8 4 (2.68%) FortiGate
8 4 (2.68%) IBM BigFix
8 4 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.68%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (2.01%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.01%) vRealize
9 3 (2.01%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.34%) Cacti
10 2 (1.34%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (40.94%) Microsoft
3 41 (27.52%) HP
4 39 (26.17%) Cisco
5 38 (25.50%) Citrix
6 27 (18.12%) Oracle
7 23 (15.44%) IBM
7 23 (15.44%) Red Hat
8 19 (12.75%) Dell
9 17 (11.41%) EMC
10 14 (9.40%) Symantec
11 13 (8.72%) CheckPoint
12 11 (7.38%) NetApp
13 10 (6.71%) Bloomberg
14 9 (6.04%) 3PAR
15 8 (5.37%) Siebel
16 7 (4.70%) Fortinet
16 7 (4.70%) Juniper
17 6 (4.03%) Reuters
18 5 (3.36%) EqualLogic
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