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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London / City of London
Rank 96 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 59 71 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 2.26% 2.12%
As % of the System Software category 20.07% 24.65% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 85
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £297 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +44.53%

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
294 288 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.97% 9.17% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 216 332
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 27
Median hourly rate £22.34 £12.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.12% -35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £23.20 £22.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (61.54%) Windows
3 52 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 45 (34.62%) Linux
5 42 (32.31%) Windows Server
6 39 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 39 (30.00%) Citrix
6 39 (30.00%) Finance
7 34 (26.15%) PowerShell
8 33 (25.38%) Data Centre
8 33 (25.38%) Cisco
9 32 (24.62%) HP
10 28 (21.54%) DNS
11 27 (20.77%) DevOps
11 27 (20.77%) Hyper-V
12 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (18.46%) SAN
14 23 (17.69%) Firewall
15 21 (16.15%) Puppet
16 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (14.62%) Bash Shell
17 19 (14.62%) ITIL
18 18 (13.85%) DHCP
19 17 (13.08%) XenApp
19 17 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 17 (13.08%) VMware ESX
20 16 (12.31%) Unix
20 16 (12.31%) Python
20 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
20 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure

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 10 (7.69%) Apache
2 9 (6.92%) IIS
2 9 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.92%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.38%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.54%) Confluence
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.77%) JBoss
6 1 (0.77%) Jetty
6 1 (0.77%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.77%) nginx
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.77%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.77%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (5.38%) IaaS
4 4 (3.08%) GitHub
4 4 (3.08%) PaaS
5 3 (2.31%) Office 365
5 3 (2.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.77%) G Suite
6 1 (0.77%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.54%) DNS
2 24 (18.46%) SAN
3 23 (17.69%) Firewall
4 18 (13.85%) DHCP
5 13 (10.00%) LAN
6 12 (9.23%) WAN
7 10 (7.69%) Internet
7 10 (7.69%) VPN
8 8 (6.15%) SSL
9 6 (4.62%) LDAP
9 6 (4.62%) SSH
10 5 (3.85%) IPsec
10 5 (3.85%) VSAN
11 4 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (3.08%) NetScaler
11 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.31%) NAS
12 3 (2.31%) Network Security
12 3 (2.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) Big Data
3 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.77%) DB2
5 1 (0.77%) Ingres
5 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.31%) JIRA
3 3 (2.31%) MSI
4 2 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.77%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.77%) GitLab
5 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.77%) Toad
5 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (30.00%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.77%) Electronics
6 1 (0.77%) Law
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (13.85%) VMware Engineer
2 17 (13.08%) Architect
3 16 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Administrator
4 15 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.46%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Consultant
8 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Citrix Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (3.85%) Desktop Support
11 5 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.85%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) LAMP
2 6 (4.62%) Middleware
3 3 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.54%) REST
5 1 (0.77%) .NET
5 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.77%) Express
5 1 (0.77%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.77%) JSON
5 1 (0.77%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.77%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.77%) Node.js
5 1 (0.77%) OpenID
5 1 (0.77%) SAML
5 1 (0.77%) SOAP
5 1 (0.77%) Web Services
5 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.38%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.38%) Replication
3 5 (3.85%) EMC VNX
3 5 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.08%) Clustering
4 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.08%) HP Storage
4 4 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.31%) NHS
5 3 (2.31%) PKI
5 3 (2.31%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.54%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.54%) STB
6 2 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 80 (61.54%) Windows
2 45 (34.62%) Linux
3 42 (32.31%) Windows Server
4 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (12.31%) Unix
8 14 (10.77%) Windows 7
9 10 (7.69%) CentOS
9 10 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.08%) AIX
11 4 (3.08%) Solaris
12 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.77%) SUSE
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.77%) DevOps
2 19 (14.62%) ITIL
3 15 (11.54%) Migration
4 13 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (10.00%) High Availability
5 11 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 10 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 9 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.92%) Performance Management
8 8 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.38%) Service Management
10 6 (4.62%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.62%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.62%) Project Management
11 5 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.15%) PowerShell
2 19 (14.62%) Bash Shell
3 16 (12.31%) Python
4 14 (10.77%) Perl
5 13 (10.00%) SQL
6 6 (4.62%) Java
6 6 (4.62%) Ruby
7 5 (3.85%) C
7 5 (3.85%) PHP
8 4 (3.08%) AWK
8 4 (3.08%) sed
8 4 (3.08%) VBScript
9 2 (1.54%) C#
10 1 (0.77%) Korn
10 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
2 8 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.08%) CCNP
5 4 (3.08%) Degree
5 4 (3.08%) MCSE
6 3 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.54%) CCNA
7 2 (1.54%) CISSP
7 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.54%) RHCE
8 1 (0.77%) CCA
8 1 (0.77%) CCSE
8 1 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.77%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.77%) MCP
8 1 (0.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.77%) Hyper-V
3 17 (13.08%) VMware ESX
3 17 (13.08%) XenApp
4 11 (8.46%) vSphere
5 9 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.92%) XenDesktop
6 8 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (6.15%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.08%) BitLocker
8 4 (3.08%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.31%) DFS Replication
9 3 (2.31%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.31%) vCloud
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.54%) Xen
10 2 (1.54%) XenServer
11 1 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 21 (16.15%) Puppet
2 13 (10.00%) Ansible
3 11 (8.46%) SCCM
4 8 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.62%) Nagios
6 4 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (3.08%) Cobbler
6 4 (3.08%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (3.08%) SELinux
7 3 (2.31%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.31%) SCOM
7 3 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.54%) DameWare
8 2 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.54%) Nessus
8 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.54%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (30.00%) Citrix
2 39 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (25.38%) Cisco
4 32 (24.62%) HP
5 13 (10.00%) EMC
5 13 (10.00%) Oracle
6 12 (9.23%) 3PAR
6 12 (9.23%) Red Hat
7 11 (8.46%) CheckPoint
8 9 (6.92%) Dell
8 9 (6.92%) IBM
9 8 (6.15%) Symantec
10 7 (5.38%) Bloomberg
11 6 (4.62%) F5
11 6 (4.62%) NetApp
12 5 (3.85%) AppSense
12 5 (3.85%) Palo Alto
12 5 (3.85%) Reuters
12 5 (3.85%) Veeam
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