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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 46 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 143 246 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.10% 4.48% 3.49%
As % of the Vendors category 10.25% 10.81% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 191 152
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.18% -21.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
1395 2276 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.98% 41.47% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1665 1958
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £31.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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.

1 168 (66.93%) Windows
2 146 (58.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (42.63%) Finance
4 102 (40.64%) Active Directory
5 101 (40.24%) Windows Server
6 92 (36.65%) Microsoft
7 79 (31.47%) Linux
8 78 (31.08%) Citrix
9 61 (24.30%) PowerShell
10 58 (23.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 57 (22.71%) SAN
12 51 (20.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 49 (19.52%) HP
14 46 (18.33%) Cisco
14 46 (18.33%) Migration
15 45 (17.93%) ITIL
16 43 (17.13%) SQL Server
17 42 (16.73%) DNS
18 41 (16.33%) Unix
19 40 (15.94%) Puppet
20 39 (15.54%) SQL
21 37 (14.74%) Banking
21 37 (14.74%) Data Centre
22 36 (14.34%) MS Exchange
23 35 (13.94%) Red Hat
23 35 (13.94%) vSphere
24 33 (13.15%) MS Excel
25 32 (12.75%) Python
26 31 (12.35%) NetApp
26 31 (12.35%) Amazon AWS

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 36 (14.34%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.97%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.77%) IIS
4 14 (5.58%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.18%) Apache
5 13 (5.18%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.78%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.79%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.39%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.59%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.59%) Node.js
11 4 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.20%) JBoss
13 2 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.80%) MS Project
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.40%) RMDS
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.17%) Office 365
3 15 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.79%) IaaS
5 7 (2.79%) SaaS
6 6 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.99%) PaaS
8 4 (1.59%) GitHub
9 3 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.80%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.80%) Yammer
11 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (22.71%) SAN
2 42 (16.73%) DNS
3 29 (11.55%) Firewall
4 26 (10.36%) DHCP
5 21 (8.37%) TCP/IP
6 17 (6.77%) LAN
6 17 (6.77%) NAS
7 15 (5.98%) Internet
8 14 (5.58%) WAN
9 11 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (3.59%) Network Security
11 8 (3.19%) iSCSI
11 8 (3.19%) LDAP
11 8 (3.19%) NetScaler
11 8 (3.19%) VPN
12 7 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (2.39%) HTTP
13 6 (2.39%) Skype
13 6 (2.39%) SMTP
14 5 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.59%) MySQL
3 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.99%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.99%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.20%) DB2
6 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.80%) Big Data
7 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.80%) HBase
7 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (7.97%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.78%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.78%) JIRA
3 6 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.99%) Maven
4 5 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (1.99%) Subversion
4 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.59%) Ant
5 4 (1.59%) Gerrit
5 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.80%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.80%) Gatling
6 2 (0.80%) GitLab
6 2 (0.80%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.80%) JMeter
6 2 (0.80%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.80%) MSI
6 2 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 107 (42.63%) Finance
2 37 (14.74%) Banking
3 17 (6.77%) Financial Institution
3 17 (6.77%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.98%) Legal
5 8 (3.19%) Retail
6 7 (2.79%) Law
7 4 (1.59%) Advertising
7 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.20%) Front Office
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) French Language
9 2 (0.80%) German Language
9 2 (0.80%) Marketing
9 2 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (11.95%) Analyst
2 28 (11.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (9.96%) Administrator
4 20 (7.97%) Architect
5 19 (7.57%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (7.57%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (6.37%) VMware Engineer
7 15 (5.98%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.58%) Consultant
9 13 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.78%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.78%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (4.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.38%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (3.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 9 (3.59%) Server Engineer
13 9 (3.59%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.98%) .NET
2 9 (3.59%) Web Services
3 6 (2.39%) Middleware
4 5 (1.99%) HTML
4 5 (1.99%) XML
5 4 (1.59%) LAMP
6 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.20%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (1.20%) JRuby
6 3 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.20%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.80%) .NET Remoting
7 2 (0.80%) JSON
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (0.80%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.40%) MCollective
8 1 (0.40%) Memcached
8 1 (0.40%) REST
8 1 (0.40%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.74%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.58%) Clustering
3 11 (4.38%) Hedge funds
4 8 (3.19%) Replication
5 7 (2.79%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.39%) Derivative
6 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.39%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.39%) NHS
6 6 (2.39%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.99%) Equities
7 5 (1.99%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.99%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.99%) User Experience
8 4 (1.59%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.59%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.20%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 168 (66.93%) Windows
2 101 (40.24%) Windows Server
3 79 (31.47%) Linux
4 58 (23.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (20.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (16.33%) Unix
7 26 (10.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (5.98%) Solaris
9 15 (5.98%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.59%) CentOS
11 6 (2.39%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.39%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.99%) AIX
12 5 (1.99%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.59%) Debian
13 4 (1.59%) SUSE
13 4 (1.59%) VMS
14 3 (1.20%) HPUX
14 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.33%) Migration
2 45 (17.93%) ITIL
3 21 (8.37%) Change Management
3 21 (8.37%) DevOps
4 20 (7.97%) Open Source
5 17 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (6.77%) Project Management
6 16 (6.37%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.37%) Server Virtualisation
7 15 (5.98%) PRINCE2
8 12 (4.78%) Incident Management
9 11 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (3.98%) E-Commerce
10 10 (3.98%) Workflow
11 9 (3.59%) Change Control
11 9 (3.59%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.59%) Scrum
12 8 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (3.19%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 61 (24.30%) PowerShell
2 39 (15.54%) SQL
3 32 (12.75%) Python
4 25 (9.96%) Bash Shell
5 15 (5.98%) Perl
6 14 (5.58%) Java
7 13 (5.18%) C#
8 8 (3.19%) Ruby
9 7 (2.79%) VB
9 7 (2.79%) VBScript
10 5 (1.99%) Korn
11 4 (1.59%) C++
11 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.20%) PHP
12 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.80%) C
13 2 (0.80%) Groovy
13 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.77%) MCSE
3 13 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (3.59%) CCNA
6 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.79%) Degree
7 7 (2.79%) RHCA
7 7 (2.79%) RHCE
8 6 (2.39%) CCNP
8 6 (2.39%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.39%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.39%) PMP
9 5 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.99%) MCITP
9 5 (1.99%) MCTS
10 4 (1.59%) CCA
11 3 (1.20%) MCSA
11 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) ISO15022
3 3 (1.20%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 146 (58.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (40.64%) Active Directory
3 35 (13.94%) vSphere
4 30 (11.95%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (10.76%) VMware ESX
6 26 (10.36%) XenApp
7 20 (7.97%) Hyper-V
8 19 (7.57%) NFS
9 16 (6.37%) XenDesktop
10 9 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (2.79%) Docker
11 7 (2.79%) KVM
11 7 (2.79%) vCloud
11 7 (2.79%) Xen
12 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (2.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (2.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 5 (1.99%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (15.94%) Puppet
2 30 (11.95%) SCCM
3 16 (6.37%) SCOM
4 15 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (5.58%) Ansible
6 10 (3.98%) Nagios
7 8 (3.19%) HP SIM
8 7 (2.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 6 (2.39%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.59%) AppDNA
10 4 (1.59%) Control-M
10 4 (1.59%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.20%) Cacti
11 3 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (1.20%) IBM BigFix
11 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.20%) OpenView
11 3 (1.20%) vMotion
11 3 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 92 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 78 (31.08%) Citrix
3 49 (19.52%) HP
4 46 (18.33%) Cisco
5 35 (13.94%) Red Hat
6 31 (12.35%) NetApp
7 25 (9.96%) EMC
8 23 (9.16%) Dell
8 23 (9.16%) Oracle
9 16 (6.37%) IBM
10 14 (5.58%) Veritas
11 11 (4.38%) 3PAR
12 10 (3.98%) Bloomberg
12 10 (3.98%) Symantec
13 9 (3.59%) Reuters
14 6 (2.39%) Sybase
15 5 (1.99%) AppSense
15 5 (1.99%) Veeam
16 4 (1.59%) Brocade
16 4 (1.59%) SolarWinds
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