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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 46 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 205 221 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.78% 3.80% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 8.60% 8.35% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 165 150
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Average hourly rate £31.00 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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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
2385 2647 3292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.01% 45.50% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1773 1826 2269
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 94
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 310 (69.04%) Windows
2 241 (53.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (39.64%) Active Directory
4 146 (32.52%) Microsoft
5 143 (31.85%) Citrix
5 143 (31.85%) Finance
6 129 (28.73%) SAN
7 124 (27.62%) Linux
8 107 (23.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 106 (23.61%) Cisco
10 82 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 81 (18.04%) XenApp
11 81 (18.04%) ITIL
11 81 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 79 (17.59%) Data Centre
13 78 (17.37%) MS Exchange
14 76 (16.93%) HP
15 75 (16.70%) SQL
16 72 (16.04%) PowerShell
16 72 (16.04%) vSphere
17 64 (14.25%) WAN
18 59 (13.14%) Oracle
19 58 (12.92%) LAN
20 57 (12.69%) DNS
21 53 (11.80%) Red Hat
22 52 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
22 52 (11.58%) Firewall
22 52 (11.58%) SCCM
23 49 (10.91%) SQL Server
24 46 (10.24%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 78 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 32 (7.13%) IIS
2 32 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.68%) Lync
5 19 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 18 (4.01%) OpenStack
7 14 (3.12%) Apache
8 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (2.23%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.56%) JBoss
12 7 (1.56%) nginx
13 6 (1.34%) Jetty
13 6 (1.34%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.89%) Node.js
15 4 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 41 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Shockwave
4 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.11%) RMDS
4 2 (0.45%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.13%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.01%) IaaS
3 15 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.12%) SaaS
5 13 (2.90%) Office 365
6 6 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.89%) PaaS
8 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.67%) GitHub
9 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) Yammer
10 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 129 (28.73%) SAN
2 64 (14.25%) WAN
3 58 (12.92%) LAN
4 57 (12.69%) DNS
5 52 (11.58%) Firewall
6 43 (9.58%) NAS
7 36 (8.02%) DHCP
8 35 (7.80%) TCP/IP
9 18 (4.01%) VPN
9 18 (4.01%) iSCSI
10 13 (2.90%) NetScaler
11 12 (2.67%) VLAN
12 11 (2.45%) HTTP
13 10 (2.23%) MPLS
13 10 (2.23%) FCoE
13 10 (2.23%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (1.78%) Internet
14 8 (1.78%) LDAP
15 7 (1.56%) Ethernet
15 7 (1.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.01%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.67%) MySQL
4 9 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.78%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.56%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.89%) HBase
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.67%) DTS
8 3 (0.67%) EDRMS
8 3 (0.67%) Redis
8 3 (0.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.45%) Big Data
9 2 (0.45%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 27 (6.01%) JIRA
2 25 (5.57%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.01%) Subversion
5 6 (1.34%) Maven
5 6 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.11%) JMeter
6 5 (1.11%) JUnit
7 4 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.89%) Mockito
7 4 (0.89%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.89%) Gradle
8 3 (0.67%) FishEye
8 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.67%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.45%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.45%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.45%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.45%) SonarQube
General
1 143 (31.85%) Finance
2 42 (9.35%) Banking
3 9 (2.00%) Retail
4 8 (1.78%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.56%) Law
6 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.34%) Back Office
7 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) German Language
8 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (13.14%) Architect
2 46 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (8.24%) Infrastructure Architect
4 36 (8.02%) Administrator
5 34 (7.57%) Consultant
6 27 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
7 26 (5.79%) Analyst
8 25 (5.57%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (3.79%) Server Engineer
10 17 (3.79%) Wintel Engineer
11 16 (3.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (3.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 16 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (3.34%) Project Manager
12 15 (3.34%) Support Engineer
12 15 (3.34%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (3.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 13 (2.90%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.35%) Middleware
2 14 (3.12%) Web Services
3 9 (2.00%) XML
3 9 (2.00%) .NET
4 7 (1.56%) HTML
5 6 (1.34%) LAMP
5 6 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.11%) Spring
6 5 (1.11%) Rendezvous
7 4 (0.89%) XSLT
7 4 (0.89%) J2EE
7 4 (0.89%) Guice
7 4 (0.89%) REST
7 4 (0.89%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.67%) JRules
8 3 (0.67%) Ultra Messaging
8 3 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.59%) Data Centre
2 42 (9.35%) Clustering
3 36 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.12%) Blackberry
5 14 (3.12%) Replication
6 13 (2.90%) Fat Client
6 13 (2.90%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.23%) EMC VNX
8 8 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.34%) CLARiiON
10 6 (1.34%) CMDB
10 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.11%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.11%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.89%) EMC VMAX
12 4 (0.89%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.89%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 310 (69.04%) Windows
2 124 (27.62%) Linux
3 107 (23.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (10.24%) Windows 7
7 43 (9.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (6.68%) UNIX
9 22 (4.90%) Solaris
10 20 (4.45%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.23%) CentOS
11 10 (2.23%) Debian
12 9 (2.00%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.56%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.34%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.11%) Android
16 3 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.04%) ITIL
2 46 (10.24%) Migration
3 35 (7.80%) Project Management
4 31 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (6.90%) DevOps
5 22 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (4.68%) Change Management
7 20 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (4.01%) Service Delivery
9 18 (4.01%) Configuration Management
10 17 (3.79%) Service Management
11 16 (3.56%) Capacity Management
12 15 (3.34%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (2.67%) PRINCE2
13 12 (2.67%) Data Protection
14 11 (2.45%) Problem Management
14 11 (2.45%) Server Building
15 10 (2.23%) Build Automation
15 10 (2.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.70%) SQL
2 72 (16.04%) PowerShell
3 41 (9.13%) Python
4 27 (6.01%) Bash Shell
5 25 (5.57%) Java
6 23 (5.12%) Perl
7 21 (4.68%) Ruby
8 15 (3.34%) VBScript
9 13 (2.90%) C
10 10 (2.23%) JavaScript
11 8 (1.78%) VB
11 8 (1.78%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.34%) Korn
13 5 (1.11%) Groovy
13 5 (1.11%) PHP
14 4 (0.89%) C#
14 4 (0.89%) Scala
15 3 (0.67%) C++
16 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 52 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (10.02%) MCSE
3 24 (5.35%) Security Cleared
4 23 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (4.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (4.23%) MCSA
7 17 (3.79%) CCNA
8 13 (2.90%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.67%) CCNP
9 12 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.78%) RHCE
11 8 (1.78%) MCP
11 8 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.56%) CCA
12 7 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.56%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.34%) Degree
13 6 (1.34%) CCEE
14 4 (0.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.01%) SLA
2 6 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.34%) QA
3 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 241 (53.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 178 (39.64%) Active Directory
3 81 (18.04%) XenApp
4 72 (16.04%) vSphere
5 42 (9.35%) VMware ESX
6 36 (8.02%) Hyper-V
7 35 (7.80%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (4.90%) XenDesktop
9 15 (3.34%) vCloud
9 15 (3.34%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (3.34%) Xen
10 14 (3.12%) KVM
11 13 (2.90%) Docker
11 13 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (2.67%) VMware Server
13 11 (2.45%) NFS
14 10 (2.23%) XenServer
15 8 (1.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (1.11%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 52 (11.58%) SCCM
2 40 (8.91%) Puppet
3 27 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (4.23%) SCOM
5 16 (3.56%) Ansible
6 11 (2.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (2.45%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.23%) Tivoli
8 9 (2.00%) OpenView
9 8 (1.78%) WSUS
9 8 (1.78%) ZABBIX
10 7 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (1.34%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.34%) HP SIM
12 5 (1.11%) Control-M
12 5 (1.11%) Nagios
12 5 (1.11%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.11%) XenMobile
13 4 (0.89%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 146 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 143 (31.85%) Citrix
3 106 (23.61%) Cisco
4 76 (16.93%) HP
5 59 (13.14%) Oracle
6 53 (11.80%) Red Hat
7 43 (9.58%) IBM
8 38 (8.46%) NetApp
9 30 (6.68%) EMC
10 16 (3.56%) Symantec
10 16 (3.56%) Remedy
11 15 (3.34%) CheckPoint
11 15 (3.34%) BMC
12 14 (3.12%) 3PAR
13 13 (2.90%) AppSense
14 11 (2.45%) Veritas
15 10 (2.23%) Sophos
15 10 (2.23%) Dell
16 9 (2.00%) Sybase
16 9 (2.00%) Juniper
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