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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 99 108 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 104 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.11% 1.93% 2.07%
As % of the System Software category 18.62% 19.48% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 87 88
Median daily rate £425 £435 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +11.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £311 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +30.85%
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
392 534 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.32% 9.89% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 390 428
Median daily rate £470 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 45
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £31.00 £122.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 157 (100.00%) VMware
2 105 (66.88%) Windows
3 73 (46.50%) Active Directory
4 68 (43.31%) Microsoft
5 64 (40.76%) Finance
6 62 (39.49%) Linux
6 62 (39.49%) Windows Server
7 48 (30.57%) Citrix
8 45 (28.66%) DNS
9 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (25.48%) PowerShell
10 40 (25.48%) HP
11 39 (24.84%) ITIL
11 39 (24.84%) Data Centre
11 39 (24.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (21.66%) Cisco
13 33 (21.02%) SAN
14 32 (20.38%) Unix
15 31 (19.75%) Migration
15 31 (19.75%) Firewall
16 30 (19.11%) SQL Server
17 26 (16.56%) Oracle
17 26 (16.56%) IBM
18 24 (15.29%) Red Hat
18 24 (15.29%) MS Excel
18 24 (15.29%) MS Exchange
18 24 (15.29%) Hyper-V
19 23 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
19 23 (14.65%) Puppet
19 23 (14.65%) SQL

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 (15.29%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.38%) Apache
3 16 (10.19%) Tomcat
4 15 (9.55%) IIS
5 12 (7.64%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.64%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (5.10%) WebSphere
8 5 (3.18%) Skype for Business
9 4 (2.55%) JBoss
9 4 (2.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.91%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.64%) Jetty
12 1 (0.64%) nginx
12 1 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 24 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.28%) MS Office
3 4 (2.55%) MS Project
4 3 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Documaker
2 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.64%) Office 365
3 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.82%) SaaS
6 5 (3.18%) IaaS
7 3 (1.91%) PaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.27%) Google Apps
8 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.64%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.64%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.64%) Trello
9 1 (0.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (28.66%) DNS
2 33 (21.02%) SAN
3 31 (19.75%) Firewall
4 21 (13.38%) DHCP
5 15 (9.55%) TCP/IP
6 13 (8.28%) LAN
7 12 (7.64%) WAN
8 11 (7.01%) NetScaler
9 10 (6.37%) NAS
9 10 (6.37%) VLAN
10 9 (5.73%) Internet
10 9 (5.73%) Network Security
11 8 (5.10%) HTTP
12 7 (4.46%) SSL
13 5 (3.18%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (3.18%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (2.55%) Multicast
14 4 (2.55%) SSH
14 4 (2.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.73%) Hadoop
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.82%) Big Data
4 6 (3.82%) MySQL
5 3 (1.91%) HBase
5 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.64%) DB2
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.64%) Redis
7 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) JIRA
2 7 (4.46%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.64%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.64%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.64%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.64%) GitLab
5 1 (0.64%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.64%) Maven
5 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.64%) MSI
5 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.64%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (40.76%) Finance
2 23 (14.65%) Banking
3 13 (8.28%) Financial Institution
4 12 (7.64%) Legal
5 4 (2.55%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.91%) French Language
6 3 (1.91%) Law
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Games
7 2 (1.27%) German Language
7 2 (1.27%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.27%) Publishing
7 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.64%) Front Office
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (15.92%) Architect
2 21 (13.38%) Analyst
3 17 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.19%) Administrator
5 12 (7.64%) Consultant
6 11 (7.01%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.37%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.37%) Server Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (5.73%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (4.46%) Support Consultant
11 6 (3.82%) Citrix Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.82%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (3.18%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.01%) Middleware
2 8 (5.10%) Java EE
2 8 (5.10%) WebCenter
3 6 (3.82%) Web Services
4 4 (2.55%) LAMP
5 3 (1.91%) .NET
5 3 (1.91%) HTML
6 2 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.64%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.64%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.64%) JMS
7 1 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.64%) Memcached
7 1 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.64%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.64%) SOAP
7 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.64%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.84%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.37%) Clustering
3 7 (4.46%) Hedge funds
4 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.18%) EqualLogic
5 5 (3.18%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.18%) NHS
5 5 (3.18%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.18%) Replication
5 5 (3.18%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.55%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.91%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.64%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 105 (66.88%) Windows
2 62 (39.49%) Linux
2 62 (39.49%) Windows Server
3 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (24.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (20.38%) Unix
6 20 (12.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (12.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (8.28%) Windows 7
8 11 (7.01%) Solaris
9 9 (5.73%) CentOS
10 7 (4.46%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (3.82%) AIX
11 6 (3.82%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.82%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.18%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.55%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.91%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.84%) ITIL
2 31 (19.75%) Migration
3 22 (14.01%) Change Management
4 16 (10.19%) Project Management
5 15 (9.55%) Configuration Management
6 14 (8.92%) DevOps
7 13 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (8.28%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (6.37%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.73%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.73%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.73%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (5.10%) High Availability
10 8 (5.10%) Low Latency
10 8 (5.10%) Open Source
10 8 (5.10%) SOA
10 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.10%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (4.46%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.48%) PowerShell
2 23 (14.65%) SQL
3 17 (10.83%) Python
4 13 (8.28%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.64%) Java
6 10 (6.37%) Perl
7 8 (5.10%) C#
8 7 (4.46%) PHP
9 4 (2.55%) Ruby
10 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.27%) VBScript
11 1 (0.64%) AWK
11 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.64%) Korn
11 1 (0.64%) sed
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (8.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (6.37%) MCSE
3 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.10%) Degree
5 7 (4.46%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.82%) CCNA
7 4 (2.55%) MCP
8 3 (1.91%) CCNP
8 3 (1.91%) MCTS
9 2 (1.27%) CEH
9 2 (1.27%) CISSP
9 2 (1.27%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.27%) MCITP
9 2 (1.27%) MCSA
9 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.27%) RHCE
9 2 (1.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.18%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) COBIT
3 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (46.50%) Active Directory
2 24 (15.29%) Hyper-V
3 19 (12.10%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (11.46%) vSphere
5 17 (10.83%) XenApp
6 16 (10.19%) VMware ESX
7 13 (8.28%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.10%) KVM
8 8 (5.10%) NFS
8 8 (5.10%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (5.10%) Xen
9 6 (3.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (3.82%) DFS Replication
9 6 (3.82%) XenServer
10 5 (3.18%) Docker
10 5 (3.18%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (2.55%) UAG
11 4 (2.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (14.65%) Puppet
2 20 (12.74%) SCOM
3 19 (12.10%) SCCM
4 11 (7.01%) Nagios
5 9 (5.73%) Backup Exec
6 8 (5.10%) Ansible
6 8 (5.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (4.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 7 (4.46%) WSUS
8 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (3.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 5 (3.18%) HP SIM
10 4 (2.55%) FortiGate
10 4 (2.55%) IBM BigFix
10 4 (2.55%) SCOrch
10 4 (2.55%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 3 (1.91%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.91%) vRealize
11 3 (1.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (43.31%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.57%) Citrix
4 40 (25.48%) HP
5 34 (21.66%) Cisco
6 26 (16.56%) IBM
6 26 (16.56%) Oracle
7 24 (15.29%) Red Hat
8 23 (14.65%) Dell
9 17 (10.83%) NetApp
10 16 (10.19%) Symantec
11 14 (8.92%) EMC
12 10 (6.37%) CheckPoint
13 8 (5.10%) Juniper
13 8 (5.10%) Siebel
14 7 (4.46%) 3PAR
14 7 (4.46%) Bloomberg
15 5 (3.18%) Fortinet
15 5 (3.18%) Reuters
16 4 (2.55%) Hortonworks
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £385 to £418 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago