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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
London / Croydon
Rank 7 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 35 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.63% 1.33% 3.19%
As % of the Vendors category 39.33% 6.00% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £470 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £363 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £463 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
89 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.73% 22.22% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 24
Median daily rate £450 £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £290 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 71 (80.68%) Security Cleared
2 70 (79.55%) SC Cleared
3 51 (57.95%) Puppet
4 50 (56.82%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (52.27%) Linux
6 45 (51.14%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (47.73%) Hadoop
7 42 (47.73%) DevOps
7 42 (47.73%) Firewall
8 41 (46.59%) DNS
9 40 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 39 (44.32%) Jenkins
10 39 (44.32%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (43.18%) Oracle
12 37 (42.05%) JIRA
12 37 (42.05%) Ansible
13 36 (40.91%) Docker
13 36 (40.91%) ZABBIX
13 36 (40.91%) Scrum
14 35 (39.77%) Apache
14 35 (39.77%) Kubernetes
15 34 (38.64%) vCloud
16 33 (37.50%) ELK Stack
16 33 (37.50%) Terraform
17 31 (35.23%) CentOS
18 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (30.68%) DV Cleared
19 27 (30.68%) Git (software)
19 27 (30.68%) Atlassian

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 35 (39.77%) Apache
2 27 (30.68%) Confluence
3 23 (26.14%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (10.23%) nginx
5 5 (5.68%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) Jetty
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.27%) WildFly
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) HipChat
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 45 (51.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.73%) Firewall
2 41 (46.59%) DNS
3 26 (29.55%) VPN
4 25 (28.41%) LAN
4 25 (28.41%) WAN
5 23 (26.14%) OpenLDAP
5 23 (26.14%) OpenVPN
5 23 (26.14%) SSH
5 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
6 18 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (14.77%) Reverse Proxy
9 10 (11.36%) IPsec
9 10 (11.36%) SNMP
10 8 (9.09%) LDAP
11 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.27%) DMZ
11 2 (2.27%) SSL
12 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.73%) Hadoop
2 39 (44.32%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 22 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (10.23%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (44.32%) Jenkins
2 37 (42.05%) JIRA
3 27 (30.68%) Git (software)
4 25 (28.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 23 (26.14%) Ant
5 23 (26.14%) Bitbucket
5 23 (26.14%) JIRA Agile
5 23 (26.14%) JUnit
5 23 (26.14%) Liquibase
5 23 (26.14%) Maven
5 23 (26.14%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.14%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.14%) GitLab
General
1 4 (4.55%) Law
1 4 (4.55%) Retail
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (17.05%) Architect
3 14 (15.91%) Consultant
4 10 (11.36%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (9.09%) AWS Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.95%) Big Data Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Data Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) DevOps Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Operational Security Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Security Operations Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.68%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.50%) ELK Stack
2 25 (28.41%) Software Packaging
3 23 (26.14%) MCollective
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (5.68%) Web Services
6 2 (2.27%) LAMP
6 2 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.14%) COM
7 1 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) PKI
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.41%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.27%) Linux
2 31 (35.23%) CentOS
3 21 (23.86%) Windows
4 16 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 13 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.23%) Unix
7 8 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.95%) RancherOS
8 7 (7.95%) VyOS
8 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Continuous Integration
2 42 (47.73%) DevOps
3 40 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 36 (40.91%) Scrum
5 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (29.55%) Configuration Management
6 26 (29.55%) Service Management
7 23 (26.14%) Identity Management
8 22 (25.00%) Workflow
9 21 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (20.45%) Identity Access Management
10 18 (20.45%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (20.45%) Security Operations
10 18 (20.45%) SIEM
11 16 (18.18%) Case Management
11 16 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (15.91%) Coaching
13 12 (13.64%) Patch Management
14 9 (10.23%) Build Automation
14 9 (10.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) Shell Script
2 13 (14.77%) Ruby
3 10 (11.36%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.68%) VBScript
5 4 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (2.27%) Perl
6 2 (2.27%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (80.68%) Security Cleared
2 70 (79.55%) SC Cleared
3 27 (30.68%) DV Cleared
4 14 (15.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (13.64%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (11.36%) BC Cleared
7 4 (4.55%) CCIE
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.55%) MCSE
7 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 18 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (14.77%) RMADS
4 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 38 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (40.91%) Docker
3 34 (38.64%) vCloud
4 23 (26.14%) Postfix
4 23 (26.14%) Squid
5 18 (20.45%) vSphere
6 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 9 (10.23%) HDFS
8 8 (9.09%) KVM
8 8 (9.09%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.27%) Xen
12 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (57.95%) Puppet
2 37 (42.05%) Ansible
3 36 (40.91%) ZABBIX
4 35 (39.77%) Kubernetes
5 33 (37.50%) Terraform
6 24 (27.27%) Kibana
6 24 (27.27%) logstash
7 23 (26.14%) Rancher
8 20 (22.73%) Consul
8 20 (22.73%) Packer
9 18 (20.45%) Nessus
9 18 (20.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 16 (18.18%) yum
11 10 (11.36%) Rsyslog
12 9 (10.23%) HAProxy
13 3 (3.41%) PowerCLI
13 3 (3.41%) SCCM
14 2 (2.27%) FortiGate
15 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
15 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Oracle
2 27 (30.68%) Atlassian
3 25 (28.41%) Cisco
4 23 (26.14%) Sonatype
5 20 (22.73%) AlienVault
5 20 (22.73%) AppDynamics
6 10 (11.36%) CA
6 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.09%) Hortonworks
7 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.95%) Vyatta
9 5 (5.68%) Dell
10 3 (3.41%) Citrix
11 2 (2.27%) Juniper
11 2 (2.27%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.14%) Adobe
12 1 (1.14%) Autodesk
12 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow