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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 53 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 141 227 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.13% 3.83% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.96% 8.87% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 170 147
Median daily rate £438 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 9
Median hourly rate - £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.69%
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
1416 2558 2530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.44% 43.17% 43.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 1887 1737
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 64 53
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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.

1 172 (62.77%) Windows
2 158 (57.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (45.26%) Active Directory
4 118 (43.07%) Finance
5 107 (39.05%) Microsoft
6 103 (37.59%) Windows Server
7 95 (34.67%) Linux
8 86 (31.39%) Citrix
9 68 (24.82%) PowerShell
10 67 (24.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 59 (21.53%) ITIL
13 58 (21.17%) Migration
14 57 (20.80%) SAN
15 51 (18.61%) DNS
16 50 (18.25%) Cisco
16 50 (18.25%) Puppet
17 48 (17.52%) HP
17 48 (17.52%) Unix
18 42 (15.33%) Firewall
19 40 (14.60%) SQL Server
19 40 (14.60%) SCCM
19 40 (14.60%) Data Centre
20 39 (14.23%) Banking
21 38 (13.87%) Red Hat
22 37 (13.50%) SQL
22 37 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
23 35 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
24 34 (12.41%) MS Excel
25 33 (12.04%) MS Exchange

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 33 (12.04%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.57%) IIS
3 18 (6.57%) Tomcat
4 16 (5.84%) Apache
5 14 (5.11%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.01%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.92%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.92%) Skype for Business
9 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.19%) JBoss
10 4 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.09%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.73%) Zimbra
Applications
1 34 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.57%) MS Office
3 4 (1.46%) MS Project
4 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.73%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Documaker
2 1 (0.36%) RMDS
2 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.66%) Office 365
4 12 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.19%) IaaS
6 6 (2.19%) SaaS
7 4 (1.46%) GitHub
8 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.73%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.73%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.73%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.73%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.73%) PaaS
9 2 (0.73%) Yammer
10 1 (0.36%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 57 (20.80%) SAN
2 51 (18.61%) DNS
3 42 (15.33%) Firewall
4 26 (9.49%) DHCP
5 23 (8.39%) LAN
5 23 (8.39%) TCP/IP
5 23 (8.39%) WAN
6 13 (4.74%) NAS
6 13 (4.74%) NetScaler
6 13 (4.74%) Network Security
7 12 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (4.38%) HTTP
8 11 (4.01%) VLAN
9 9 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (2.92%) Internet
10 8 (2.92%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.55%) SSL
12 6 (2.19%) IP Telephony
12 6 (2.19%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.38%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.65%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.55%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.19%) Big Data
6 5 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.82%) MySQL
6 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.82%) Redis
7 4 (1.46%) DB2
7 4 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.09%) HBase
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.93%) JIRA
3 13 (4.74%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.19%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (1.82%) Subversion
5 5 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.46%) Maven
6 4 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.09%) Ant
7 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.09%) MSI
8 2 (0.73%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.73%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.73%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.73%) JMeter
8 2 (0.73%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.73%) Selenium
General
1 118 (43.07%) Finance
2 39 (14.23%) Banking
3 20 (7.30%) Financial Institution
4 11 (4.01%) Legal
5 10 (3.65%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.46%) Retail
8 3 (1.09%) French Language
8 3 (1.09%) Law
9 2 (0.73%) Back Office
9 2 (0.73%) German Language
9 2 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (12.04%) Analyst
2 32 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (11.31%) Administrator
4 28 (10.22%) Systems Administrator
5 27 (9.85%) Architect
6 21 (7.66%) Consultant
7 20 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (6.93%) VMware Engineer
9 13 (4.74%) Server Engineer
9 13 (4.74%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (4.74%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (4.01%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.65%) Citrix Engineer
11 10 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (3.28%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.30%) Middleware
2 13 (4.74%) Web Services
3 10 (3.65%) .NET
3 10 (3.65%) HTML
3 10 (3.65%) Node.js
4 8 (2.92%) WebCenter
5 7 (2.55%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.55%) Java EE
6 4 (1.46%) JRuby
6 4 (1.46%) LAMP
6 4 (1.46%) Play Framework
6 4 (1.46%) REST
7 3 (1.09%) Akka
7 3 (1.09%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.09%) spray
7 3 (1.09%) Spring
7 3 (1.09%) Symfony
8 2 (0.73%) JSON
8 2 (0.73%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.84%) Hedge funds
3 11 (4.01%) Clustering
4 10 (3.65%) Replication
5 7 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.55%) NHS
5 7 (2.55%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.19%) Derivative
6 6 (2.19%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.82%) Equities
7 5 (1.82%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.82%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.82%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.46%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.09%) User Experience
9 3 (1.09%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 172 (62.77%) Windows
2 103 (37.59%) Windows Server
3 95 (34.67%) Linux
4 67 (24.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (17.52%) Unix
7 31 (11.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (8.39%) Windows 7
10 18 (6.57%) Solaris
11 10 (3.65%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (3.28%) Windows 10
12 9 (3.28%) Windows 8
13 8 (2.92%) AIX
14 7 (2.55%) CentOS
15 5 (1.82%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.46%) SUSE
16 4 (1.46%) VyOS
16 4 (1.46%) Windows Phone
17 3 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.53%) ITIL
2 58 (21.17%) Migration
3 28 (10.22%) Change Management
4 26 (9.49%) Configuration Management
5 22 (8.03%) DevOps
6 19 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (6.93%) Project Management
7 18 (6.57%) Open Source
8 16 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.47%) PRINCE2
10 13 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.01%) Change Control
11 11 (4.01%) Incident Management
11 11 (4.01%) Server Virtualisation
12 10 (3.65%) Asset Management
12 10 (3.65%) E-Commerce
12 10 (3.65%) High Availability
12 10 (3.65%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (3.65%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.82%) PowerShell
2 37 (13.50%) SQL
3 32 (11.68%) Java
4 25 (9.12%) Python
5 18 (6.57%) Bash Shell
6 17 (6.20%) C#
7 12 (4.38%) Perl
8 11 (4.01%) VBScript
9 9 (3.28%) Ruby
10 8 (2.92%) C++
10 8 (2.92%) PHP
11 4 (1.46%) Scala
12 3 (1.09%) Korn
12 3 (1.09%) VB
13 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.36%) C
14 1 (0.36%) Go
14 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (9.49%) MCSE
3 17 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (4.74%) CCNA
5 11 (4.01%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.28%) MCITP
7 8 (2.92%) RHCE
8 7 (2.55%) MCP
8 7 (2.55%) RHCA
9 6 (2.19%) CCNP
9 6 (2.19%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.82%) Degree
10 5 (1.82%) MCTS
10 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.46%) MCSA
12 3 (1.09%) CCA
12 3 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.92%) SLA
2 5 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 158 (57.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (45.26%) Active Directory
3 35 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (11.68%) VMware ESX
5 30 (10.95%) vSphere
6 26 (9.49%) Hyper-V
7 25 (9.12%) XenApp
8 18 (6.57%) NFS
8 18 (6.57%) XenDesktop
9 16 (5.84%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (2.55%) Docker
12 6 (2.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (2.19%) Terminal Services
12 6 (2.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (2.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (2.19%) Xen
13 5 (1.82%) vCloud
13 5 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (18.25%) Puppet
2 40 (14.60%) SCCM
3 32 (11.68%) SCOM
4 16 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (5.11%) Ansible
6 13 (4.74%) Nagios
7 9 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (2.92%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 7 (2.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 7 (2.55%) WSUS
10 5 (1.82%) Control-M
10 5 (1.82%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.82%) IBM BigFix
10 5 (1.82%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.46%) AppDNA
11 4 (1.46%) FortiGate
11 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (1.46%) SCOrch
11 4 (1.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 107 (39.05%) Microsoft
2 86 (31.39%) Citrix
3 50 (18.25%) Cisco
4 48 (17.52%) HP
5 38 (13.87%) Red Hat
6 31 (11.31%) Oracle
7 30 (10.95%) Dell
8 24 (8.76%) IBM
8 24 (8.76%) NetApp
9 21 (7.66%) EMC
10 14 (5.11%) 3PAR
11 12 (4.38%) Symantec
12 11 (4.01%) Juniper
13 8 (2.92%) Bloomberg
13 8 (2.92%) CheckPoint
13 8 (2.92%) Siebel
14 7 (2.55%) F5
14 7 (2.55%) Veritas
15 6 (2.19%) Brocade
15 6 (2.19%) Reuters
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