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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 May 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 14 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.27% 10.64% -
As % of the System Software category 45.71% 31.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -6.52%
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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
35 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 24.65% 34.04% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 5
Average daily rate £350 £430 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +68.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.85%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (36.36%) MCSE
6 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (31.82%) SAN
7 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
8 6 (27.27%) MCSA
9 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) AppSense
9 5 (22.73%) vSphere
9 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
9 5 (22.73%) XenApp
9 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
9 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 5 (22.73%) Workflow
9 5 (22.73%) JIRA
10 4 (18.18%) jQuery
10 4 (18.18%) GlassFish

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (22.73%) IIS
4 4 (18.18%) JBoss
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 4 (18.18%) iPlanet
4 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
4 4 (18.18%) Jetty
4 4 (18.18%) Alfresco
4 4 (18.18%) Mule
4 4 (18.18%) nginx
4 4 (18.18%) Confluence
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Qpid
4 4 (18.18%) Node.js
4 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (18.18%) Tornado
4 4 (18.18%) WildFly
4 4 (18.18%) Mule ESB
4 4 (18.18%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Project
1 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
3 4 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 4 (18.18%) Redis
1 4 (18.18%) Riak
1 4 (18.18%) Infinispan
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) Mocha
3 4 (18.18%) Gerrit
3 4 (18.18%) Gradle
3 4 (18.18%) Artifactory
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
3 4 (18.18%) JMeter
3 4 (18.18%) Maven
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 4 (18.18%) Spring
1 4 (18.18%) Ajax
1 4 (18.18%) OpenLaszlo
1 4 (18.18%) JSON
1 4 (18.18%) Dojo
1 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
1 4 (18.18%) Apache Flex
1 4 (18.18%) jQuery
1 4 (18.18%) Drools
1 4 (18.18%) YAML
1 4 (18.18%) Apache CXF
1 4 (18.18%) HTML5
1 4 (18.18%) Memcached
1 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (18.18%) REST
1 4 (18.18%) CSS3
1 4 (18.18%) Modernizr
1 4 (18.18%) JSLint
1 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) W3C
1 4 (18.18%) Taxonomies
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Workflow
2 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Data Virtualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Microservices
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Document Management
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) R
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCSE
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) MCSA
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) MCSM
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (22.73%) XenApp
3 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) Varnish
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (18.18%) Squid
4 4 (18.18%) vCloud
5 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) HAProxy
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
1 4 (18.18%) logstash
1 4 (18.18%) Salt
1 4 (18.18%) Kibana
1 4 (18.18%) Rundeck
2 2 (9.09%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) AppSense
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) Pega
5 4 (18.18%) Splunk
5 4 (18.18%) Twitter
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian