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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
London / City of London
Rank 47 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 112 118 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.84% 3.70% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 9.13% 9.27% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 95 190
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £30.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +46.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.09% +17.77%

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
1227 1273 2229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 39.91% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 948 1643
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £10.40 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 132 (57.89%) Windows
2 130 (57.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (34.65%) Active Directory
4 78 (34.21%) Linux
5 74 (32.46%) Finance
6 73 (32.02%) Windows Server
7 61 (26.75%) Citrix
8 56 (24.56%) Microsoft
9 51 (22.37%) Cisco
10 46 (20.18%) Firewall
11 45 (19.74%) PowerShell
12 44 (19.30%) HP
13 42 (18.42%) SAN
14 41 (17.98%) Data Centre
15 40 (17.54%) DevOps
15 40 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 38 (16.67%) DNS
16 38 (16.67%) Puppet
17 37 (16.23%) Windows Server 2008
18 35 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
19 33 (14.47%) SQL Server
20 32 (14.04%) Unix
21 31 (13.60%) Hyper-V
22 29 (12.72%) Git (software)
22 29 (12.72%) Migration
23 27 (11.84%) ITIL
24 26 (11.40%) Security Cleared
24 26 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
24 26 (11.40%) Bash Shell
24 26 (11.40%) Agile Software Development

VMware
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 20 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.14%) Apache
3 13 (5.70%) IIS
4 12 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 12 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.51%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.19%) JBoss
8 3 (1.32%) Confluence
8 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.32%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.32%) nginx
8 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.44%) Jetty
10 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.70%) GitHub
4 10 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.95%) Office 365
6 8 (3.51%) IaaS
7 4 (1.75%) PaaS
8 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.32%) SaaS
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.44%) G Suite
9 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (20.18%) Firewall
2 42 (18.42%) SAN
3 38 (16.67%) DNS
4 25 (10.96%) DHCP
5 22 (9.65%) LAN
6 21 (9.21%) WAN
7 17 (7.46%) Internet
8 16 (7.02%) VPN
9 12 (5.26%) SSL
10 11 (4.82%) LDAP
11 10 (4.39%) TCP/IP
12 8 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (3.07%) SSH
14 6 (2.63%) MPLS
14 6 (2.63%) NAS
14 6 (2.63%) NetScaler
15 5 (2.19%) DMZ
15 5 (2.19%) HTTP
15 5 (2.19%) IPsec
15 5 (2.19%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.82%) MySQL
3 10 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.19%) Big Data
5 5 (2.19%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.75%) Redis
7 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.44%) DB2
9 1 (0.44%) Ingres
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.58%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.07%) JIRA
4 6 (2.63%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.75%) MSI
7 3 (1.32%) Gerrit
7 3 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.88%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.44%) Ant
9 1 (0.44%) GitLab
9 1 (0.44%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.44%) Maven
9 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.44%) Toad
9 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (32.46%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Banking
3 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.19%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Electronics
5 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Back Office
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
6 2 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Front Office
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 27 (11.84%) Architect
2 26 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (10.96%) VMware Engineer
4 24 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.21%) Administrator
6 18 (7.89%) Analyst
6 18 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
7 16 (7.02%) Consultant
7 16 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (5.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (5.26%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) Wintel Engineer
11 8 (3.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (3.51%) Network Engineer
11 8 (3.51%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.51%) Support Engineer
12 7 (3.07%) Desktop Support
12 7 (3.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.26%) LAMP
2 11 (4.82%) Web Services
3 8 (3.51%) REST
4 7 (3.07%) Middleware
5 6 (2.63%) Akka
5 6 (2.63%) Node.js
5 6 (2.63%) Play Framework
5 6 (2.63%) spray
5 6 (2.63%) Spring
5 6 (2.63%) Symfony
6 5 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (1.32%) OpenID
8 3 (1.32%) SAML
9 2 (0.88%) J2EE
9 2 (0.88%) Kafka
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.88%) SOAP
10 1 (0.44%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.98%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.07%) Clustering
3 7 (3.07%) Replication
4 6 (2.63%) EMC VNX
4 6 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.19%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.75%) HP Storage
6 4 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.32%) NHS
7 3 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.32%) PKI
7 3 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.88%) STB
Operating Systems
1 132 (57.89%) Windows
2 78 (34.21%) Linux
3 73 (32.02%) Windows Server
4 40 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (16.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (14.04%) Unix
7 21 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (7.89%) Windows 7
9 16 (7.02%) CentOS
10 11 (4.82%) Windows 10
10 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.63%) Solaris
12 5 (2.19%) AIX
12 5 (2.19%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.88%) Android
14 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.54%) DevOps
2 29 (12.72%) Migration
3 27 (11.84%) ITIL
4 26 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 18 (7.89%) High Availability
6 17 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 11 (4.82%) Asset Management
8 11 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (4.82%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.39%) Server Virtualisation
10 9 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (3.95%) Performance Management
10 9 (3.95%) Problem Management
10 9 (3.95%) Server Building
10 9 (3.95%) Service Management
11 8 (3.51%) Scrum
11 8 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.74%) PowerShell
2 26 (11.40%) Bash Shell
3 24 (10.53%) SQL
4 21 (9.21%) Python
5 18 (7.89%) Perl
6 17 (7.46%) Java
7 13 (5.70%) PHP
8 10 (4.39%) Ruby
9 9 (3.95%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.51%) Scala
11 5 (2.19%) C
11 5 (2.19%) VBScript
12 4 (1.75%) AWK
12 4 (1.75%) sed
13 3 (1.32%) Korn
14 2 (0.88%) C#
14 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.88%) R
14 2 (0.88%) VB
15 1 (0.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.95%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.95%) MCSE
5 7 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.19%) Degree
7 4 (1.75%) CCNP
7 4 (1.75%) MCSA
7 4 (1.75%) RHCE
7 4 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.32%) CCNA
9 2 (0.88%) CISSP
9 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.88%) MCP
9 2 (0.88%) MCTS
9 2 (0.88%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 130 (57.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (34.65%) Active Directory
3 31 (13.60%) Hyper-V
4 22 (9.65%) VMware ESX
5 20 (8.77%) XenApp
6 19 (8.33%) vSphere
7 16 (7.02%) Docker
8 14 (6.14%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (5.70%) XenDesktop
10 10 (4.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (3.51%) vCloud
11 8 (3.51%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (3.51%) VMware Server
12 5 (2.19%) BitLocker
13 4 (1.75%) XenServer
14 3 (1.32%) DFS Replication
14 3 (1.32%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.88%) KVM
15 2 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (16.67%) Puppet
2 24 (10.53%) Ansible
3 19 (8.33%) SCCM
4 11 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.51%) Kubernetes
5 8 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.51%) vRealize
6 6 (2.63%) Backup Exec
6 6 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (2.63%) Nagios
7 5 (2.19%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.75%) Cobbler
8 4 (1.75%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (1.75%) SCOM
8 4 (1.75%) SELinux
8 4 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (26.75%) Citrix
2 56 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 51 (22.37%) Cisco
4 44 (19.30%) HP
5 23 (10.09%) Red Hat
6 21 (9.21%) Oracle
7 19 (8.33%) EMC
8 18 (7.89%) 3PAR
9 12 (5.26%) Bloomberg
9 12 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 12 (5.26%) Symantec
10 11 (4.82%) IBM
11 10 (4.39%) Dell
12 8 (3.51%) NetApp
12 8 (3.51%) Reuters
13 7 (3.07%) Apple
13 7 (3.07%) Brocade
13 7 (3.07%) CommVault
14 6 (2.63%) Altiris
14 6 (2.63%) ServiceNow
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £200 to £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £382.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago