The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 41 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 241 225 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.44% 3.57% 3.55%
As % of the Vendors category 10.56% 8.04% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 158 147
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £197 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Average hourly rate £20.45 £24.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £21.25 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
VMware
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2282 2797 2806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.04% 44.44% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1953 1978
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware
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 across the City of London region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware
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 across the City of London region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMware also 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 that cited VMware.

1 302 (65.37%) Windows
2 247 (53.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 192 (41.56%) Active Directory
4 159 (34.42%) Microsoft
5 148 (32.03%) Citrix
6 142 (30.74%) Cisco
7 131 (28.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 125 (27.06%) SAN
9 123 (26.62%) Linux
10 113 (24.46%) Finance
11 93 (20.13%) MS Exchange
12 86 (18.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 85 (18.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 76 (16.45%) SQL
15 74 (16.02%) vSphere
16 71 (15.37%) DNS
17 68 (14.72%) HP
17 68 (14.72%) Migration
18 65 (14.07%) NetApp
19 64 (13.85%) ITIL
20 60 (12.99%) SQL Server
21 57 (12.34%) Firewall
22 56 (12.12%) XenApp
22 56 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
23 55 (11.90%) EMC
24 52 (11.26%) Oracle
25 50 (10.82%) LAN
25 50 (10.82%) DHCP
26 49 (10.61%) WAN
26 49 (10.61%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMware also 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 that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 93 (20.13%) MS Exchange
2 56 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (5.84%) IIS
4 26 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 23 (4.98%) Apache
7 18 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (3.68%) Tomcat
9 14 (3.03%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.38%) WebLogic
11 10 (2.16%) Lync
12 9 (1.95%) OpenStack
13 8 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.87%) Jetty
15 4 (0.87%) nginx
16 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.65%) Confluence
16 3 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 49 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.84%) MS Office
3 9 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.52%) MS Project
5 6 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.08%) RMDS
3 4 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.81%) Office 365
3 5 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.87%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.65%) SaaS
5 3 (0.65%) IaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 125 (27.06%) SAN
2 71 (15.37%) DNS
3 57 (12.34%) Firewall
4 50 (10.82%) LAN
4 50 (10.82%) DHCP
5 49 (10.61%) WAN
6 31 (6.71%) NAS
7 29 (6.28%) TCP/IP
8 21 (4.55%) BGP
9 20 (4.33%) OSPF
9 20 (4.33%) Internet
10 17 (3.68%) VPN
10 17 (3.68%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (3.46%) Network Security
11 16 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (3.25%) NetScaler
13 14 (3.03%) VLAN
13 14 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 13 (2.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (2.81%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.33%) MySQL
3 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.73%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.87%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.43%) FileMaker
9 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.43%) HBase
9 2 (0.43%) Redis
9 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (3.90%) JIRA
1 18 (3.90%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.08%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.08%) Hudson
3 5 (1.08%) Maven
4 4 (0.87%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.65%) Ant
6 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.43%) Subversion
6 2 (0.43%) Selenium
6 2 (0.43%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.43%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.43%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.22%) Gradle
7 1 (0.22%) Grunt
7 1 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 113 (24.46%) Finance
2 33 (7.14%) Banking
3 10 (2.16%) Financial Institution
4 9 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.52%) Publishing
6 6 (1.30%) Back Office
6 6 (1.30%) Legal
6 6 (1.30%) French Language
7 5 (1.08%) Law
8 3 (0.65%) Marketing
8 3 (0.65%) Retail
9 2 (0.43%) Front Office
9 2 (0.43%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.22%) International Banking
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (9.96%) Architect
3 40 (8.66%) Consultant
4 38 (8.23%) Analyst
5 30 (6.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 27 (5.84%) Administrator
7 26 (5.63%) Support Engineer
8 23 (4.98%) Server Engineer
9 21 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (4.55%) Network Engineer
10 18 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
11 17 (3.68%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (3.03%) Storage Engineer
13 13 (2.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 13 (2.81%) Security Specialist
13 13 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.60%) Support Analyst
14 12 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.46%) Middleware
2 12 (2.60%) Web Services
3 10 (2.16%) .NET
4 8 (1.73%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (1.73%) XML
5 7 (1.52%) Application Packaging
6 6 (1.30%) HTML
7 4 (0.87%) Rendezvous
8 3 (0.65%) Ultra Messaging
8 3 (0.65%) MCollective
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.65%) J2EE
8 3 (0.65%) XSLT
9 2 (0.43%) LAMP
9 2 (0.43%) CSS
9 2 (0.43%) Spring
9 2 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.43%) WCF
9 2 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.58%) Clustering
3 24 (5.19%) Blackberry
4 22 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 22 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 22 (4.76%) Replication
5 8 (1.73%) Hedge funds
5 8 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (1.52%) CLARiiON
7 6 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.08%) Symmetrix DMX
8 5 (1.08%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.08%) Social Media
8 5 (1.08%) Celerra
8 5 (1.08%) Symmetrix
9 4 (0.87%) Handset
9 4 (0.87%) PDA
10 3 (0.65%) Open Source
10 3 (0.65%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 302 (65.37%) Windows
2 131 (28.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (26.62%) Linux
4 86 (18.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (18.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 37 (8.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (7.14%) UNIX
9 27 (5.84%) Solaris
10 13 (2.81%) Windows XP
11 12 (2.60%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.73%) Debian
12 8 (1.73%) CentOS
13 7 (1.52%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.52%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.08%) Mac OS X Server
14 5 (1.08%) HPUX
15 4 (0.87%) AIX
15 4 (0.87%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.72%) Migration
2 64 (13.85%) ITIL
3 37 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (5.84%) Configuration Management
5 26 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (4.55%) Change Management
7 20 (4.33%) DevOps
7 20 (4.33%) Project Management
8 19 (4.11%) E-Commerce
9 18 (3.90%) Load Balancing
9 18 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 18 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (2.81%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (2.60%) Service Management
11 12 (2.60%) Release Management
12 11 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (2.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (1.95%) Change Control
14 9 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (1.95%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 76 (16.45%) SQL
2 34 (7.36%) PowerShell
3 24 (5.19%) Python
4 18 (3.90%) Java
5 17 (3.68%) C
6 16 (3.46%) Ruby
7 15 (3.25%) Bash Shell
7 15 (3.25%) Perl
8 11 (2.38%) VBScript
9 6 (1.30%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.30%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.87%) VB
11 3 (0.65%) C#
12 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.43%) Korn
12 2 (0.43%) Groovy
13 1 (0.22%) C-shell
13 1 (0.22%) R
13 1 (0.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 48 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (8.44%) MCSE
4 35 (7.58%) CCNP
5 26 (5.63%) Security Cleared
6 23 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (4.11%) MCSA
8 16 (3.46%) CCNA
9 13 (2.81%) MCITP
10 12 (2.60%) SC Cleared
10 12 (2.60%) CCSE
11 11 (2.38%) CCIE
12 9 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.52%) Degree
14 7 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.30%) CCA
16 5 (1.08%) DV Cleared
16 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (1.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.16%) QA
2 9 (1.95%) SLA
3 5 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 247 (53.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 192 (41.56%) Active Directory
3 74 (16.02%) vSphere
4 56 (12.12%) XenApp
5 39 (8.44%) Hyper-V
6 21 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 21 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 19 (4.11%) Xen
8 16 (3.46%) VMware Server
9 15 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (2.38%) vCloud
12 8 (1.73%) KVM
12 8 (1.73%) SRDF
12 8 (1.73%) XenServer
13 7 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (1.30%) NFS
14 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.30%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 37 (8.01%) Puppet
2 34 (7.36%) SCCM
3 15 (3.25%) SCOM
4 12 (2.60%) NetBackup
4 12 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.95%) Cisco UCCE
5 9 (1.95%) Cisco IPCC
6 6 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (1.30%) Ansible
6 6 (1.30%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.30%) Cobbler
7 5 (1.08%) SELinux
7 5 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.08%) WSUS
7 5 (1.08%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.87%) Nagios
8 4 (0.87%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.87%) XenMobile
8 4 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.87%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 159 (34.42%) Microsoft
2 148 (32.03%) Citrix
3 142 (30.74%) Cisco
4 68 (14.72%) HP
5 65 (14.07%) NetApp
6 55 (11.90%) EMC
7 52 (11.26%) Oracle
8 40 (8.66%) Red Hat
9 34 (7.36%) IBM
10 24 (5.19%) F5
11 22 (4.76%) CheckPoint
12 17 (3.68%) AppSense
13 16 (3.46%) 3PAR
14 15 (3.25%) Symantec
15 14 (3.03%) Blue Coat
16 13 (2.81%) Infoblox
17 12 (2.60%) Imperva
18 11 (2.38%) Remedy
19 9 (1.95%) Brocade
19 9 (1.95%) Dell
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