The first table below looks at the demand for the VMware Specialist role 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Specialist
Rank 188 - 218
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£358 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £351
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +13.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5302 6564 7191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.02% 92.61% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 4816 5234
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 170 170
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £43.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
VMware Specialist
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VMware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware Specialist
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 Specialist across the City of London region.

VMware Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Specialist
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited VMware Specialist in their job title 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 with VMware Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited VMware Specialist in their job title 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 with VMware Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft