The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 25 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.27% 10.09% 6.74%
As % of the Vendors category 15.09% 20.37% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
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 Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 54 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.63% 49.54% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 29
Average daily rate £381 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £16.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware 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.

1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) CentOS
3 16 (51.61%) Bash Shell
3 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (51.61%) Maven
3 16 (51.61%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
4 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
5 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) Puppet
6 12 (38.71%) Ansible
6 12 (38.71%) DevOps
6 12 (38.71%) Ruby
6 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (35.48%) Docker
8 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (32.26%) Firewall
8 10 (32.26%) Perl
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
10 8 (25.81%) MCollective
10 8 (25.81%) Gradle
10 8 (25.81%) Artifactory
10 8 (25.81%) BDD

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) Node.js
2 7 (22.58%) Confluence
3 4 (12.90%) Alfresco
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) JBoss
3 4 (12.90%) Mule
3 4 (12.90%) Mule ESB
3 4 (12.90%) nginx
3 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) WildFly
4 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) Jetty
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) GitHub
1 4 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (9.68%) DMZ
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
1 16 (51.61%) Maven
2 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) Artifactory
3 8 (25.81%) Gerrit
3 8 (25.81%) Gradle
3 8 (25.81%) JIRA
3 8 (25.81%) JMeter
3 8 (25.81%) Selenium
4 5 (16.13%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.90%) Ant
5 4 (12.90%) Gitweb
5 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
5 4 (12.90%) PhantomJS
5 4 (12.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (9.68%) ClearCase
6 3 (9.68%) CruiseControl
6 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
6 3 (9.68%) PVCS
6 3 (9.68%) Subversion
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) ICT Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) jQuery
1 8 (25.81%) MCollective
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.90%) HTML5
3 4 (12.90%) J2EE
3 4 (12.90%) Java EE
3 4 (12.90%) LAMP
3 4 (12.90%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (12.90%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (12.90%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (12.90%) X-Windows
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) LESS
4 3 (9.68%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Tandem
2 3 (9.68%) W3C
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) CentOS
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.90%) Unix
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
9 3 (9.68%) Solaris
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.45%) SUSE
11 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) DevOps
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
5 8 (25.81%) Build Automation
5 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
5 8 (25.81%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) OWASP
7 4 (12.90%) Time Management
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Mobile First
8 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.68%) Web Design
9 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.45%) Migration
9 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Bash Shell
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) Docker
3 8 (25.81%) vCloud
3 8 (25.81%) vSphere
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (19.35%) XenApp
5 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 12 (38.71%) Ansible
3 6 (19.35%) ZABBIX
4 5 (16.13%) Rundeck
4 5 (16.13%) Salt
5 4 (12.90%) Kibana
5 4 (12.90%) logstash
5 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (9.68%) HAProxy
6 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
7 1 (3.23%) CFEngine
7 1 (3.23%) EdgeSight
7 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (3.23%) SCCM
7 1 (3.23%) Simpana
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) AppSense
5 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
5 4 (12.90%) Google
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) NetApp
5 4 (12.90%) Twitter
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Rally
6 3 (9.68%) Sun
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Black Duck
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco
8 1 (3.23%) CommVault
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.23%) Sonatype
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec