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 2 July 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.

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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 6 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 18.05% 8.24% 3.85%
As % of the Vendors category 27.91% 11.86% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £438 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +29.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+15.23% -20.52%
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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
86 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 64.66% 69.41% 62.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 45 38
Average daily rate £356 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £140 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £27.78 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, 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 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 24 (47.06%) Finance
5 22 (43.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (41.18%) Linux
7 20 (39.22%) Red Hat
8 19 (37.25%) vSphere
9 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 17 (33.33%) SAN
11 16 (31.37%) VMware ESX
12 15 (29.41%) IIS
13 14 (27.45%) Citrix
14 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (25.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (25.49%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (25.49%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
16 11 (21.57%) Dell
16 11 (21.57%) ITIL
17 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
17 10 (19.61%) vCloud
17 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
17 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
17 10 (19.61%) CentOS
17 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (17.65%) XenApp
18 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 15 (29.41%) IIS
2 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 9 (17.65%) Apache
3 9 (17.65%) nginx
4 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
4 8 (15.69%) JBoss
5 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (13.73%) Node.js
6 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
6 6 (11.76%) Mule ESB
7 5 (9.80%) Confluence
7 5 (9.80%) Jetty
8 4 (7.84%) Alfresco
8 4 (7.84%) Mule
8 4 (7.84%) Apache Qpid
8 4 (7.84%) iPlanet
8 4 (7.84%) GlassFish
8 4 (7.84%) Apache TomEE
8 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (7.84%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Project
1 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) SAN
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.73%) Firewall
3 7 (13.73%) NetScaler
4 5 (9.80%) DMZ
4 5 (9.80%) VPN
5 4 (7.84%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) DHCP
5 4 (7.84%) HTTP
5 4 (7.84%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (3.92%) NAS
6 2 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.92%) SSH
6 2 (3.92%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) MySQL
1 9 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) Redis
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.84%) Riak
3 4 (7.84%) Infinispan
3 4 (7.84%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JMeter
1 8 (15.69%) Gerrit
2 7 (13.73%) Gradle
2 7 (13.73%) Artifactory
2 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) Maven
2 7 (13.73%) Selenium
2 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 6 (11.76%) SonarQube
4 4 (7.84%) Mocha
4 4 (7.84%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) Ant
5 3 (5.88%) PhantomJS
5 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) FishEye
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.92%) Design Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) jQuery
2 6 (11.76%) J2EE
2 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 6 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 5 (9.80%) LAMP
3 5 (9.80%) JSON
4 4 (7.84%) Dojo
4 4 (7.84%) Spring MVC
4 4 (7.84%) Apache Flex
4 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
4 4 (7.84%) Ajax
4 4 (7.84%) OpenLaszlo
4 4 (7.84%) CSS
4 4 (7.84%) JDBC
4 4 (7.84%) Struts
4 4 (7.84%) REST
4 4 (7.84%) CSS3
4 4 (7.84%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.84%) W3C
2 4 (7.84%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.92%) AS400
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Tandem
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (41.18%) Linux
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (19.61%) CentOS
5 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (17.65%) Ubuntu
6 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 8 (15.69%) SUSE
8 4 (7.84%) UNIX
9 2 (3.92%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (3.92%) AIX
10 1 (1.96%) Solaris
10 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (25.49%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (15.69%) Scrum
5 7 (13.73%) Workflow
5 7 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (9.80%) Security Hardening
7 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment
7 5 (9.80%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) Data Virtualisation
8 4 (7.84%) Microservices
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Validation
8 4 (7.84%) MVC
8 4 (7.84%) SOA
8 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.69%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Perl
4 5 (9.80%) PHP
4 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) Python
4 5 (9.80%) Ruby
5 4 (7.84%) VBScript
5 4 (7.84%) VB
6 2 (3.92%) R
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) MCSE
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.76%) MCSA
4 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) MCSM
6 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 22 (43.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (37.25%) vSphere
4 16 (31.37%) VMware ESX
5 13 (25.49%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (19.61%) vCloud
6 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
7 9 (17.65%) XenApp
7 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
8 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (9.80%) Docker
10 4 (7.84%) Varnish
10 4 (7.84%) Squid
11 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) HAProxy
2 8 (15.69%) Puppet
3 7 (13.73%) Ansible
4 6 (11.76%) logstash
4 6 (11.76%) Salt
4 6 (11.76%) Kibana
4 6 (11.76%) Rundeck
4 6 (11.76%) ZABBIX
5 5 (9.80%) BladeLogic
6 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (7.84%) EdgeSight
7 2 (3.92%) SCCM
7 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Red Hat
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (27.45%) Citrix
4 11 (21.57%) Dell
5 8 (15.69%) AppSense
6 7 (13.73%) NetApp
7 6 (11.76%) EMC
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle
8 5 (9.80%) Google
9 4 (7.84%) Pega
9 4 (7.84%) Splunk
9 4 (7.84%) Twitter
9 4 (7.84%) HP
10 3 (5.88%) BMC
11 2 (3.92%) CommVault
11 2 (3.92%) IBM
11 2 (3.92%) Symantec
11 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
12 1 (1.96%) Sun
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