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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 52 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 146 171 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.28% 3.63% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 10.15% 8.56% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 139 175
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +17.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
1438 1998 2695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.12% 42.43% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1505 1899
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 59
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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.

1 163 (59.93%) Windows
2 151 (55.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (44.49%) Active Directory
4 106 (38.97%) Linux
4 106 (38.97%) Finance
5 93 (34.19%) Microsoft
6 91 (33.46%) Windows Server
7 67 (24.63%) PowerShell
8 63 (23.16%) Puppet
9 62 (22.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 61 (22.43%) Cisco
11 57 (20.96%) DNS
11 57 (20.96%) Citrix
11 57 (20.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 54 (19.85%) HP
12 54 (19.85%) Firewall
13 52 (19.12%) SAN
14 51 (18.75%) Unix
15 50 (18.38%) Migration
16 45 (16.54%) ITIL
16 45 (16.54%) Data Centre
17 43 (15.81%) SQL Server
18 39 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
19 38 (13.97%) Java
19 38 (13.97%) Oracle
20 36 (13.24%) Red Hat
20 36 (13.24%) Configuration Management
20 36 (13.24%) Banking
21 35 (12.87%) SQL
22 33 (12.13%) DevOps

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 28 (10.29%) Apache
2 27 (9.93%) MS Exchange
3 24 (8.82%) IIS
3 24 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 17 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.78%) WebLogic
6 12 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.68%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.94%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.57%) JBoss
10 5 (1.84%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.10%) Confluence
12 3 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.74%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.68%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS Project
4 3 (1.10%) HipChat
4 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Documaker
2 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.37%) RMDS
2 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.51%) Office 365
4 14 (5.15%) GitHub
5 5 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.47%) IaaS
7 3 (1.10%) SaaS
8 2 (0.74%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.74%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.74%) PaaS
9 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 57 (20.96%) DNS
2 54 (19.85%) Firewall
3 52 (19.12%) SAN
4 26 (9.56%) DHCP
5 23 (8.46%) WAN
6 22 (8.09%) LAN
7 21 (7.72%) TCP/IP
8 15 (5.51%) SSL
9 14 (5.15%) HTTP
9 14 (5.15%) Network Security
9 14 (5.15%) VLAN
10 13 (4.78%) NAS
10 13 (4.78%) NetScaler
11 12 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (3.68%) Internet
13 9 (3.31%) iSCSI
14 8 (2.94%) Kerberos
14 8 (2.94%) SSH
14 8 (2.94%) VPN
15 6 (2.21%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.78%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.68%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.57%) MySQL
5 7 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (2.57%) Redis
6 6 (2.21%) Big Data
7 4 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.10%) HBase
8 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.74%) DB2
9 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.37%) Ingres
10 1 (0.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (9.56%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.25%) JIRA
3 13 (4.78%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (1.84%) Subversion
5 4 (1.47%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.10%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.10%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.74%) Ant
7 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.74%) JMeter
7 2 (0.74%) JUnit
7 2 (0.74%) Liquibase
7 2 (0.74%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.74%) Maven
7 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 106 (38.97%) Finance
2 36 (13.24%) Banking
3 11 (4.04%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.31%) Legal
5 5 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.10%) French Language
7 3 (1.10%) Games
8 2 (0.74%) German Language
8 2 (0.74%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Retail
8 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (13.97%) Administrator
2 36 (13.24%) Architect
3 33 (12.13%) Systems Administrator
4 31 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (8.82%) Analyst
6 22 (8.09%) VMware Engineer
7 19 (6.99%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (6.62%) Server Engineer
9 17 (6.25%) Consultant
9 17 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (4.78%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (4.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.41%) Developer
12 12 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 11 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (3.31%) Infrastructure Support
14 9 (3.31%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.93%) Middleware
2 17 (6.25%) Web Services
3 15 (5.51%) Node.js
4 10 (3.68%) .NET
4 10 (3.68%) Play Framework
4 10 (3.68%) REST
5 9 (3.31%) Akka
5 9 (3.31%) HTML
5 9 (3.31%) spray
5 9 (3.31%) Spring
5 9 (3.31%) Symfony
6 8 (2.94%) Java EE
6 8 (2.94%) WebCenter
7 7 (2.57%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.84%) LAMP
9 4 (1.47%) JRuby
10 3 (1.10%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.10%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.54%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.15%) Hedge funds
3 8 (2.94%) Clustering
4 7 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.21%) Replication
6 5 (1.84%) EMC VNX
6 5 (1.84%) NHS
6 5 (1.84%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.10%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.10%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.10%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 163 (59.93%) Windows
2 106 (38.97%) Linux
3 91 (33.46%) Windows Server
4 62 (22.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (20.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (18.75%) Unix
7 28 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (6.99%) Windows 7
10 17 (6.25%) Solaris
11 16 (5.88%) CentOS
12 11 (4.04%) AIX
12 11 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (2.57%) Ubuntu
13 7 (2.57%) Windows 10
14 6 (2.21%) Windows 8
15 4 (1.47%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.47%) VyOS
15 4 (1.47%) Windows Phone
16 3 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.38%) Migration
2 45 (16.54%) ITIL
3 36 (13.24%) Configuration Management
4 33 (12.13%) DevOps
5 24 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (6.25%) Change Management
6 17 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (5.51%) Open Source
8 14 (5.15%) Project Management
9 13 (4.78%) Server Virtualisation
10 12 (4.41%) Asset Management
11 11 (4.04%) High Availability
11 11 (4.04%) Load Balancing
11 11 (4.04%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.04%) Service Management
12 10 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (3.31%) E-Commerce
13 9 (3.31%) Low Latency
13 9 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (24.63%) PowerShell
2 38 (13.97%) Java
3 35 (12.87%) SQL
4 25 (9.19%) Python
5 23 (8.46%) Bash Shell
6 19 (6.99%) PHP
7 16 (5.88%) Perl
8 13 (4.78%) Ruby
9 12 (4.41%) C#
10 10 (3.68%) Scala
11 9 (3.31%) VBScript
12 7 (2.57%) C++
12 7 (2.57%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.10%) AWK
13 3 (1.10%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.10%) sed
14 2 (0.74%) Go
14 2 (0.74%) Korn
14 2 (0.74%) VB
15 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.93%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.56%) SC Cleared
4 23 (8.46%) MCSE
5 18 (6.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (4.78%) CCNA
8 9 (3.31%) MCITP
9 8 (2.94%) Degree
10 7 (2.57%) RHCE
11 6 (2.21%) CCNP
11 6 (2.21%) MCP
11 6 (2.21%) RHCA
12 4 (1.47%) CISSP
12 4 (1.47%) PMP
12 4 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.10%) MCSA
13 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.04%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.84%) SLA
3 3 (1.10%) QA
4 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 151 (55.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (44.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (11.40%) VMware ESX
4 30 (11.03%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (11.03%) vSphere
5 26 (9.56%) Hyper-V
6 19 (6.99%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (6.62%) NFS
8 17 (6.25%) Docker
8 17 (6.25%) XenApp
9 11 (4.04%) XenDesktop
10 9 (3.31%) DFS Replication
11 8 (2.94%) KVM
11 8 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (2.94%) Xen
12 5 (1.84%) UAG
12 5 (1.84%) vCloud
12 5 (1.84%) XenServer
13 4 (1.47%) Postfix
13 4 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 63 (23.16%) Puppet
2 31 (11.40%) SCCM
3 26 (9.56%) SCOM
4 16 (5.88%) Ansible
4 16 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (4.78%) Nagios
6 11 (4.04%) Kubernetes
7 9 (3.31%) vRealize
7 9 (3.31%) WSUS
8 8 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (2.57%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (2.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 6 (2.21%) ZABBIX
11 5 (1.84%) Casper Suite
11 5 (1.84%) HP SIM
12 4 (1.47%) FortiGate
12 4 (1.47%) IBM BigFix
12 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 3 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 93 (34.19%) Microsoft
2 61 (22.43%) Cisco
3 57 (20.96%) Citrix
4 54 (19.85%) HP
5 38 (13.97%) Oracle
6 36 (13.24%) Red Hat
7 27 (9.93%) IBM
8 25 (9.19%) Dell
8 25 (9.19%) EMC
9 19 (6.99%) NetApp
10 15 (5.51%) 3PAR
10 15 (5.51%) CheckPoint
11 14 (5.15%) Symantec
12 11 (4.04%) Bloomberg
13 10 (3.68%) Juniper
14 9 (3.31%) Fortinet
15 8 (2.94%) Intel
15 8 (2.94%) Reuters
15 8 (2.94%) Siebel
16 7 (2.57%) Apple
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