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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 51 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware 127 255 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.79% 4.53% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.37% 10.62% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 191 155
Median daily rate £475 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +3.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.36% +25.64%
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
1355 2401 2646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.41% 42.61% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1778 1866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £26.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 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 29 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.

1 171 (67.86%) Windows
2 156 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (42.86%) Finance
4 107 (42.46%) Active Directory
5 102 (40.48%) Windows Server
6 91 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 87 (34.52%) Linux
8 76 (30.16%) Citrix
9 64 (25.40%) PowerShell
10 56 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 55 (21.83%) SAN
12 52 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 49 (19.44%) ITIL
13 49 (19.44%) Migration
14 47 (18.65%) HP
15 45 (17.86%) Cisco
16 44 (17.46%) DNS
17 42 (16.67%) Puppet
18 40 (15.87%) Data Centre
18 40 (15.87%) Unix
19 39 (15.48%) SQL Server
19 39 (15.48%) Banking
20 37 (14.68%) MS Exchange
21 35 (13.89%) SQL
21 35 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
22 34 (13.49%) MS Excel
23 33 (13.10%) Red Hat
24 32 (12.70%) Python
25 31 (12.30%) NetApp
25 31 (12.30%) SCCM

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 37 (14.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 16 (6.35%) IIS
3 16 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 14 (5.56%) Apache
5 12 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 12 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 11 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (3.97%) WebLogic
8 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.17%) Skype for Business
9 6 (2.38%) Node.js
10 4 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.59%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.59%) JBoss
10 4 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (13.49%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.52%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Documaker
1 2 (0.79%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.40%) RMDS
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.54%) Office 365
3 16 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.78%) IaaS
5 7 (2.78%) SaaS
6 6 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.98%) GitHub
8 4 (1.59%) PaaS
9 2 (0.79%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.79%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.79%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.79%) Yammer
10 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (21.83%) SAN
2 44 (17.46%) DNS
3 26 (10.32%) Firewall
4 25 (9.92%) DHCP
5 20 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 16 (6.35%) LAN
7 15 (5.95%) WAN
8 14 (5.56%) NAS
9 12 (4.76%) Internet
10 11 (4.37%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (4.37%) Network Security
11 9 (3.57%) NetScaler
12 7 (2.78%) HTTP
12 7 (2.78%) LDAP
12 7 (2.78%) Skype
12 7 (2.78%) VPN
13 6 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (2.38%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.38%) Wireless
14 5 (1.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.57%) MySQL
3 8 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.19%) Big Data
7 3 (1.19%) DB2
7 3 (1.19%) HBase
7 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.56%) JIRA
3 11 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.98%) Maven
5 5 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (1.98%) Subversion
5 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.98%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.59%) Ant
6 4 (1.59%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.79%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.79%) Gatling
7 2 (0.79%) GitLab
7 2 (0.79%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.79%) JMeter
7 2 (0.79%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.79%) MSI
7 2 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 108 (42.86%) Finance
2 39 (15.48%) Banking
3 17 (6.75%) Financial Institution
4 15 (5.95%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.37%) Legal
6 7 (2.78%) Retail
7 6 (2.38%) Law
8 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.59%) Front Office
10 2 (0.79%) Advertising
10 2 (0.79%) Back Office
10 2 (0.79%) French Language
10 2 (0.79%) German Language
10 2 (0.79%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.79%) Publishing
10 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (11.90%) Analyst
2 27 (10.71%) Administrator
2 27 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (9.52%) Architect
4 21 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (6.75%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
7 14 (5.56%) Consultant
8 13 (5.16%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.16%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 12 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.37%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (4.37%) Server Engineer
11 10 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.57%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.37%) Web Services
2 10 (3.97%) Middleware
3 8 (3.17%) .NET
4 6 (2.38%) JRuby
5 5 (1.98%) HTML
5 5 (1.98%) XML
6 4 (1.59%) LAMP
7 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.19%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.19%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.79%) Java EE
8 2 (0.79%) JSON
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.79%) REST
8 2 (0.79%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.79%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.40%) Memcached
9 1 (0.40%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.95%) Hedge funds
3 12 (4.76%) Clustering
4 8 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.17%) Replication
5 6 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.38%) Derivative
5 6 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.38%) NHS
5 6 (2.38%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.98%) Equities
6 5 (1.98%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.98%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.59%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.59%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.19%) User Experience
8 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 171 (67.86%) Windows
2 102 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 87 (34.52%) Linux
4 56 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (15.87%) Unix
7 27 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (6.75%) Windows 7
10 14 (5.56%) Solaris
11 7 (2.78%) CentOS
12 6 (2.38%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.98%) AIX
13 5 (1.98%) VyOS
13 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (1.59%) SUSE
14 4 (1.59%) VMS
15 3 (1.19%) Debian
15 3 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.44%) ITIL
1 49 (19.44%) Migration
2 24 (9.52%) Change Management
3 21 (8.33%) DevOps
4 19 (7.54%) Open Source
5 17 (6.75%) Configuration Management
5 17 (6.75%) Project Management
6 16 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.35%) PRINCE2
6 16 (6.35%) Server Virtualisation
7 15 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (4.76%) Incident Management
9 10 (3.97%) Workflow
10 9 (3.57%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (3.57%) Problem Management
10 9 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (3.17%) High Availability
11 8 (3.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 64 (25.40%) PowerShell
2 35 (13.89%) SQL
3 32 (12.70%) Python
4 24 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 17 (6.75%) Java
6 13 (5.16%) C#
6 13 (5.16%) Perl
7 10 (3.97%) Ruby
8 7 (2.78%) VB
8 7 (2.78%) VBScript
9 5 (1.98%) PHP
10 4 (1.59%) C++
10 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.19%) Korn
12 2 (0.79%) Groovy
12 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.40%) C
13 1 (0.40%) Scala
13 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.75%) MCSE
3 11 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (3.17%) CCNA
6 7 (2.78%) RHCA
6 7 (2.78%) RHCE
7 6 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.38%) MCITP
8 5 (1.98%) CCNP
8 5 (1.98%) Degree
8 5 (1.98%) MCTS
8 5 (1.98%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.98%) PMP
8 5 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.19%) CCA
11 2 (0.79%) CISSP
11 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.57%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) QA
3 3 (1.19%) ISO15022
3 3 (1.19%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 156 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (42.46%) Active Directory
3 31 (12.30%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (11.90%) vSphere
5 26 (10.32%) VMware ESX
6 22 (8.73%) XenApp
7 19 (7.54%) NFS
8 18 (7.14%) Hyper-V
9 14 (5.56%) XenDesktop
10 8 (3.17%) Docker
11 7 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (2.78%) Xen
12 6 (2.38%) KVM
12 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (2.38%) vCloud
12 6 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 5 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (1.98%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (16.67%) Puppet
2 31 (12.30%) SCCM
3 20 (7.94%) SCOM
4 17 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (5.95%) Ansible
6 11 (4.37%) Nagios
7 8 (3.17%) HP SIM
8 7 (2.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 6 (2.38%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.98%) Control-M
11 4 (1.59%) AppDNA
11 4 (1.59%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
12 3 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (1.19%) IBM BigFix
12 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
12 3 (1.19%) OpenView
12 3 (1.19%) vMotion
Vendors
1 91 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 76 (30.16%) Citrix
3 47 (18.65%) HP
4 45 (17.86%) Cisco
5 33 (13.10%) Red Hat
6 31 (12.30%) NetApp
7 25 (9.92%) Oracle
8 22 (8.73%) Dell
8 22 (8.73%) EMC
9 18 (7.14%) IBM
10 14 (5.56%) 3PAR
11 12 (4.76%) Symantec
12 11 (4.37%) Bloomberg
13 9 (3.57%) Reuters
13 9 (3.57%) Veritas
14 7 (2.78%) Brocade
15 6 (2.38%) Vyatta
16 5 (1.98%) Veeam
17 4 (1.59%) Lotus
17 4 (1.59%) SolarWinds
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