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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 23 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.72% 17.73% 6.82%
As % of the Vendors category 22.09% 29.07% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 6
Median daily rate £393 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +16.55%
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
86 86 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 34.96% 60.99% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 43
Median daily rate £433 £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +11.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 28 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
5 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (48.28%) J2EE
6 14 (48.28%) Perl
6 14 (48.28%) DevOps
7 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
7 13 (44.83%) Puppet
7 13 (44.83%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (44.83%) Python
7 13 (44.83%) Scrum
7 13 (44.83%) CentOS
7 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (44.83%) Ubuntu
8 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
9 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
10 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (34.48%) Ansible
10 10 (34.48%) SonarQube
10 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
10 10 (34.48%) Ruby
10 10 (34.48%) Java
10 10 (34.48%) Web Services
10 10 (34.48%) VPN
11 9 (31.03%) ITIL
11 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
11 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
11 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL

VMware
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 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 7 (24.14%) JBoss
2 7 (24.14%) Mule ESB
2 7 (24.14%) nginx
3 5 (17.24%) MQSeries
4 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) GitHub
3 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.45%) Office 365
6 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) VPN
3 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 8 (27.59%) DMZ
5 7 (24.14%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (17.24%) FTP
6 5 (17.24%) HTTP
6 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
6 5 (17.24%) IPsec
6 5 (17.24%) LDAP
6 5 (17.24%) NAS
6 5 (17.24%) Network Security
6 5 (17.24%) tcpdump
6 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
7 4 (13.79%) SAN
8 2 (6.90%) LAN
9 1 (3.45%) MPLS
9 1 (3.45%) OSPF
9 1 (3.45%) VLAN
9 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (24.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (34.48%) SonarQube
4 8 (27.59%) Artifactory
4 8 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (24.14%) Gerrit
5 7 (24.14%) Mercurial
6 5 (17.24%) Maven
7 2 (6.90%) DbUnit
7 2 (6.90%) jMock
7 2 (6.90%) JUnit
7 2 (6.90%) Mockito
8 1 (3.45%) Ant
8 1 (3.45%) Gradle
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.90%) IT Architect
4 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) J2EE
2 10 (34.48%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) LAMP
3 7 (24.14%) LAPP Stack
3 7 (24.14%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (24.14%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (10.34%) MCollective
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
5 2 (6.90%) PowerMock
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) RESTful
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.24%) iPad
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) CentOS
2 13 (44.83%) Ubuntu
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) DevOps
3 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (44.83%) Scrum
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (27.59%) OWASP
6 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.90%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Perl
2 13 (44.83%) Python
3 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
4 10 (34.48%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) Ruby
5 8 (27.59%) PHP
6 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (44.83%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (31.03%) Docker
4 8 (27.59%) vCloud
5 5 (17.24%) Samba
5 5 (17.24%) vSphere
6 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Puppet
2 10 (34.48%) Ansible
3 9 (31.03%) ZABBIX
4 8 (27.59%) Rundeck
4 8 (27.59%) Salt
5 7 (24.14%) HAProxy
5 7 (24.14%) Kibana
5 7 (24.14%) logstash
6 5 (17.24%) Nagios
7 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
8 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) Black Duck
2 8 (27.59%) Sonatype
2 8 (27.59%) Veracode
3 6 (20.69%) NetApp
4 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) F5
4 5 (17.24%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.90%) Guidewire
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos