The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
London / Croydon
Rank 18 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 22 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.73% 2.37% 2.97%
As % of the System Software category 27.85% 25.00% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £470 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £358 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £460 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
79 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 34.96% 9.48% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 9
Median daily rate £470 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Croydon region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (92.50%) SC Cleared
2 37 (92.50%) Security Cleared
3 30 (75.00%) Firewall
4 22 (55.00%) Linux
5 18 (45.00%) LAN
5 18 (45.00%) WAN
5 18 (45.00%) TCP/IP
5 18 (45.00%) Cisco
5 18 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (45.00%) PCI DSS
5 18 (45.00%) Nessus
5 18 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (45.00%) vSphere
5 18 (45.00%) SIEM
5 18 (45.00%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (45.00%) Identity Access Management
5 18 (45.00%) AlienVault
5 18 (45.00%) Security Operations
5 18 (45.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 17 (42.50%) DV Cleared
7 16 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (37.50%) Puppet
9 13 (32.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (32.50%) RMADS
9 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (30.00%) CentOS
10 12 (30.00%) Patch Management
10 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (5.00%) Apache
1 2 (5.00%) Confluence
1 2 (5.00%) Jetty
1 2 (5.00%) nginx
1 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.00%) WildFly
2 1 (2.50%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) Firewall
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (45.00%) LAN
2 18 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (45.00%) WAN
3 16 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (20.00%) DNS
4 8 (20.00%) LDAP
5 2 (5.00%) DMZ
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Big Data
1 9 (22.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.50%) GitLab
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Data Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) VMWare Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Operations Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) LAMP
1 2 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) CentOS
3 11 (27.50%) Windows
4 10 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (22.50%) Unix
6 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Identity Access Management
1 18 (45.00%) Kalman Filter
1 18 (45.00%) Security Operations
1 18 (45.00%) SIEM
2 16 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 11 (27.50%) DevOps
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) Build Automation
6 9 (22.50%) User Stories
7 8 (20.00%) Server Building
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (92.50%) SC Cleared
1 37 (92.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (42.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (20.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (45.00%) PCI DSS
2 13 (32.50%) RMADS
3 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) vSphere
2 10 (25.00%) KVM
3 9 (22.50%) HDFS
3 9 (22.50%) vCloud
4 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.00%) Xen
7 1 (2.50%) Docker
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) Nessus
1 18 (45.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 15 (37.50%) Puppet
3 8 (20.00%) yum
4 2 (5.00%) Ansible
4 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.50%) Kibana
5 1 (2.50%) logstash
5 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (45.00%) AlienVault
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
3 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (20.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix