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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
London / City of London
Rank 54 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 108 118 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.73% 3.83% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 8.69% 9.55% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 95 171
Median daily rate £416 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +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
1243 1235 2223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.95% 40.11% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 901 1639
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 51
Median hourly rate £40.50 £21.62 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.36% +15.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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.

1 136 (60.44%) Windows
2 126 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (37.33%) Linux
4 78 (34.67%) Active Directory
5 76 (33.78%) Finance
6 71 (31.56%) Windows Server
7 58 (25.78%) Microsoft
8 51 (22.67%) HP
9 50 (22.22%) Cisco
9 50 (22.22%) Firewall
9 50 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 45 (20.00%) Citrix
11 43 (19.11%) Puppet
12 42 (18.67%) DNS
13 41 (18.22%) SAN
13 41 (18.22%) Data Centre
14 40 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (16.89%) Unix
16 37 (16.44%) SQL Server
16 37 (16.44%) DevOps
17 36 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
18 35 (15.56%) Security Cleared
18 35 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
19 33 (14.67%) Git (software)
20 32 (14.22%) Hyper-V
21 29 (12.89%) Migration
22 28 (12.44%) ITIL
23 27 (12.00%) SC Cleared
24 26 (11.56%) Configuration Management
25 25 (11.11%) Oracle

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 21 (9.33%) Apache
2 19 (8.44%) IIS
3 16 (7.11%) SharePoint
4 15 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 15 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.22%) JBoss
6 5 (2.22%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.78%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.78%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.33%) Confluence
8 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.33%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.33%) nginx
8 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.89%) CMS
9 2 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.89%) GitHub
4 9 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.56%) IaaS
5 8 (3.56%) Office 365
6 4 (1.78%) PaaS
7 2 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.89%) SaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) G Suite
8 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.22%) Firewall
2 42 (18.67%) DNS
3 41 (18.22%) SAN
4 24 (10.67%) DHCP
5 21 (9.33%) LAN
6 20 (8.89%) WAN
7 16 (7.11%) Internet
7 16 (7.11%) SSL
8 12 (5.33%) TCP/IP
9 11 (4.89%) VPN
10 9 (4.00%) SSH
11 8 (3.56%) LDAP
12 7 (3.11%) DMZ
12 7 (3.11%) HTTP
12 7 (3.11%) MPLS
12 7 (3.11%) NAS
12 7 (3.11%) NetScaler
13 5 (2.22%) FTP
13 5 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (2.22%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.33%) MySQL
3 11 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.78%) Big Data
5 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.78%) Redis
6 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.89%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.89%) Ingres
7 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) DB2
8 1 (0.44%) HBase
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.78%) Vagrant
3 12 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.56%) JIRA
5 5 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.33%) Gerrit
6 3 (1.33%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.89%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.89%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.44%) Ant
8 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.44%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.44%) JUnit
8 1 (0.44%) Maven
8 1 (0.44%) MSI
8 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.44%) Toad
8 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (33.78%) Finance
2 24 (10.67%) Banking
3 4 (1.78%) Games
3 4 (1.78%) Investment Banking
3 4 (1.78%) Legal
3 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.33%) Electronics
4 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.33%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
5 2 (0.89%) Publishing
5 2 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (13.33%) Architect
2 27 (12.00%) Administrator
3 26 (11.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (9.78%) VMware Engineer
5 20 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (8.44%) Analyst
7 17 (7.56%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (7.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (5.78%) Consultant
10 13 (5.78%) Infrastructure Architect
11 12 (5.33%) Developer
12 10 (4.44%) Server Engineer
13 9 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 8 (3.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 8 (3.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 8 (3.56%) Network Engineer
14 8 (3.56%) Support Engineer
15 7 (3.11%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.11%) Web Services
2 13 (5.78%) Middleware
2 13 (5.78%) REST
3 11 (4.89%) Akka
3 11 (4.89%) Node.js
3 11 (4.89%) Play Framework
3 11 (4.89%) spray
3 11 (4.89%) Spring
3 11 (4.89%) Symfony
4 9 (4.00%) LAMP
5 5 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.89%) .NET
7 2 (0.89%) J2EE
7 2 (0.89%) Kafka
7 2 (0.89%) OpenID
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.89%) SAML
7 2 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.44%) Clustering
4 8 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.67%) EMC VNX
5 6 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.22%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.78%) EMC VMAX
7 4 (1.78%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.78%) Replication
8 3 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.33%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.33%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.33%) PKI
9 2 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.89%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 136 (60.44%) Windows
2 84 (37.33%) Linux
3 71 (31.56%) Windows Server
4 40 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (16.89%) Unix
6 35 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (7.56%) CentOS
8 17 (7.56%) Windows 7
9 14 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (4.44%) Solaris
10 10 (4.44%) Windows 10
11 8 (3.56%) AIX
12 7 (3.11%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.89%) Android
14 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.44%) DevOps
2 29 (12.89%) Migration
3 28 (12.44%) ITIL
4 26 (11.56%) Configuration Management
5 22 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (7.11%) High Availability
7 14 (6.22%) Load Balancing
8 12 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (4.89%) Pair Programming
10 10 (4.44%) Asset Management
10 10 (4.44%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.00%) Performance Management
11 9 (4.00%) Service Management
12 8 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.56%) Release Management
12 8 (3.56%) Scrum
12 8 (3.56%) Validation
13 7 (3.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 25 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 24 (10.67%) Python
3 24 (10.67%) SQL
4 23 (10.22%) Java
5 20 (8.89%) PHP
6 16 (7.11%) Perl
7 13 (5.78%) Scala
8 9 (4.00%) Ruby
8 9 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.22%) AWK
9 5 (2.22%) C
9 5 (2.22%) sed
10 3 (1.33%) C#
11 2 (0.89%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.89%) Korn
11 2 (0.89%) R
11 2 (0.89%) VB
11 2 (0.89%) VBScript
12 1 (0.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 27 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.00%) Degree
3 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.56%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.67%) MCSE
6 5 (2.22%) CCNA
6 5 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.78%) RHCE
7 4 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.33%) MCTS
9 2 (0.89%) CCNP
9 2 (0.89%) CISSP
9 2 (0.89%) MCITP
9 2 (0.89%) MCP
9 2 (0.89%) MCSA
9 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.89%) PMP
9 2 (0.89%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.33%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) COBIT
4 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 126 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (34.67%) Active Directory
3 32 (14.22%) Hyper-V
4 24 (10.67%) VMware ESX
5 20 (8.89%) Docker
6 18 (8.00%) vSphere
7 15 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (5.78%) XenApp
9 12 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (3.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (3.11%) XenDesktop
11 6 (2.67%) DFS Replication
11 6 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (2.67%) vCloud
11 6 (2.67%) VMware Server
12 5 (2.22%) KVM
12 5 (2.22%) NFS
12 5 (2.22%) XenServer
13 4 (1.78%) Xen
14 2 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 43 (19.11%) Puppet
2 18 (8.00%) SCCM
3 16 (7.11%) Ansible
4 13 (5.78%) Kubernetes
5 12 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.00%) vRealize
7 8 (3.56%) Nagios
7 8 (3.56%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.67%) Backup Exec
9 5 (2.22%) Casper Suite
9 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (2.22%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.78%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.78%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.78%) SELinux
10 4 (1.78%) WSUS
11 3 (1.33%) Kibana
11 3 (1.33%) logstash
11 3 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 58 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 51 (22.67%) HP
3 50 (22.22%) Cisco
4 45 (20.00%) Citrix
5 25 (11.11%) Oracle
5 25 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 17 (7.56%) 3PAR
6 17 (7.56%) EMC
6 17 (7.56%) IBM
7 11 (4.89%) Bloomberg
7 11 (4.89%) CheckPoint
7 11 (4.89%) Symantec
8 8 (3.56%) Dell
8 8 (3.56%) Fortinet
9 7 (3.11%) Apple
9 7 (3.11%) CommVault
9 7 (3.11%) Reuters
10 6 (2.67%) Brocade
10 6 (2.67%) NetApp
10 6 (2.67%) ServiceNow
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago