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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 24 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 6.06% 17.86% 19.23%
As % of the Vendors category 20.51% 28.09% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 16
Median daily rate £393 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £330 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +19.04%
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
78 89 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.55% 63.57% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 79 50
Median daily rate £393 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £26.50 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 - £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 16 (66.67%) Linux
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
3 11 (45.83%) Puppet
3 11 (45.83%) DevOps
4 10 (41.67%) Perl
4 10 (41.67%) CentOS
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) Ubuntu
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (29.17%) Ansible
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 7 (29.17%) J2EE
6 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
6 7 (29.17%) Ruby
7 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Docker
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012

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 4 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Mule ESB
2 3 (12.50%) nginx
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) DMZ
4 4 (16.67%) FTP
4 4 (16.67%) HTTP
4 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 4 (16.67%) IPsec
4 4 (16.67%) LDAP
4 4 (16.67%) NAS
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
4 4 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 3 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Artifactory
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) SonarQube
3 4 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (12.50%) Gerrit
4 3 (12.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.33%) IT Architect
4 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SaaS Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) J2EE
2 4 (16.67%) MCollective
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) LAMP
3 3 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) iPad
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) CentOS
2 10 (41.67%) Ubuntu
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
5 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 8 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 7 (29.17%) Ruby
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Docker
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.67%) Samba
4 4 (16.67%) vCloud
5 3 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Puppet
2 7 (29.17%) Ansible
3 5 (20.83%) ZABBIX
4 4 (16.67%) Nagios
4 4 (16.67%) Rundeck
4 4 (16.67%) Salt
5 3 (12.50%) HAProxy
5 3 (12.50%) Kibana
5 3 (12.50%) logstash
6 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) NetApp
3 4 (16.67%) Black Duck
3 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) F5
3 4 (16.67%) Sonatype
3 4 (16.67%) Veracode
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Google
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) Guidewire
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (8.33%) Teradata
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Lumension