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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 4 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.33% 20.00% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 30.26% 32.14% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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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
76 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 63.87% 62.22% 53.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 25
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (53.85%) vSphere
4 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) SAN
7 9 (34.62%) IIS
7 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 8 (30.77%) XenApp
8 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (26.92%) AppSense
9 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
9 7 (26.92%) NetScaler
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Dell
10 6 (23.08%) NetApp
11 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (19.23%) SUSE
11 5 (19.23%) EMC
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (34.62%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.85%) Apache
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) NetScaler
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 2 (7.69%) DMZ
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) SSH
7 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
7 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Taxonomies
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) OWASP
5 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) R
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSE
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) HP AIS
4 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.85%) MCSM
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) vSphere
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (30.77%) XenApp
5 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (7.69%) vCloud
9 1 (3.85%) Docker
9 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
9 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) EdgeSight
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) logstash
3 1 (3.85%) Salt
3 1 (3.85%) Kibana
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 7 (26.92%) AppSense
4 6 (23.08%) NetApp
4 6 (23.08%) Dell
5 5 (19.23%) EMC
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Google
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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