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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 12 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 45 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 18.15% 6.67% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 44.55% 19.30% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £503 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +14.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £23.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-5.43% +1.09%
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
101 57 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 40.73% 34.55% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 37
Median daily rate £446 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £293 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £475 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 December 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 December 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 70 (81.40%) Security Cleared
2 69 (80.23%) SC Cleared
3 54 (62.79%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (60.47%) Puppet
5 49 (56.98%) Amazon AWS
6 46 (53.49%) Linux
7 45 (52.33%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (52.33%) Jenkins
7 45 (52.33%) DevOps
7 45 (52.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 44 (51.16%) Hadoop
9 42 (48.84%) Ansible
9 42 (48.84%) Scrum
9 42 (48.84%) Oracle
10 41 (47.67%) DNS
10 41 (47.67%) JIRA
10 41 (47.67%) Docker
10 41 (47.67%) ZABBIX
11 40 (46.51%) Apache
12 39 (45.35%) vCloud
12 39 (45.35%) Kubernetes
13 37 (43.02%) ELK Stack
13 37 (43.02%) Terraform
13 37 (43.02%) Firewall
14 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (40.70%) Git (software)
16 34 (39.53%) CentOS
17 33 (38.37%) Confluence
18 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (37.21%) Sonatype Nexus

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 40 (46.51%) Apache
2 33 (38.37%) Confluence
3 29 (33.72%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (11.63%) nginx
5 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.49%) IIS
7 2 (2.33%) Jetty
7 2 (2.33%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.33%) WildFly
8 1 (1.16%) CMS
8 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (33.72%) HipChat
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 49 (56.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (47.67%) DNS
2 37 (43.02%) Firewall
3 29 (33.72%) OpenLDAP
3 29 (33.72%) OpenVPN
3 29 (33.72%) SSH
4 24 (27.91%) VPN
5 23 (26.74%) LAN
5 23 (26.74%) WAN
6 21 (24.42%) TCP/IP
7 18 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (18.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (16.28%) Reverse Proxy
10 10 (11.63%) IPsec
11 8 (9.30%) SNMP
12 4 (4.65%) LDAP
13 3 (3.49%) DMZ
14 2 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (2.33%) SSL
15 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
15 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (52.33%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (51.16%) Hadoop
3 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
3 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (8.14%) Big Data
5 3 (3.49%) MySQL
6 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (52.33%) Jenkins
2 41 (47.67%) JIRA
3 35 (40.70%) Git (software)
4 32 (37.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 31 (36.05%) SonarQube
6 30 (34.88%) JUnit
6 30 (34.88%) Maven
7 29 (33.72%) Ant
7 29 (33.72%) JIRA Agile
7 29 (33.72%) Liquibase
8 27 (31.40%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.49%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.33%) Gerrit
10 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
11 1 (1.16%) GitLab
11 1 (1.16%) jMock
11 1 (1.16%) Mockito
General
1 4 (4.65%) Law
1 4 (4.65%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Consultant
3 13 (15.12%) Architect
4 9 (10.47%) DevOps Consultant
4 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (9.30%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (9.30%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.98%) AWS Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Operational Security Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Big Data Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Operations Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) ELK Stack
2 31 (36.05%) Software Packaging
3 29 (33.72%) MCollective
4 10 (11.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (5.81%) Web Services
6 3 (3.49%) LAMP
6 3 (3.49%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.33%) J2EE
7 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.16%) COM
8 1 (1.16%) PowerMock
8 1 (1.16%) REST
8 1 (1.16%) RESTful
8 1 (1.16%) SOAP
8 1 (1.16%) Spring
8 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.63%) PKI
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 46 (53.49%) Linux
2 34 (39.53%) CentOS
3 15 (17.44%) Windows
4 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.14%) RancherOS
5 7 (8.14%) Unix
5 7 (8.14%) VyOS
6 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) Continuous Integration
2 45 (52.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 45 (52.33%) DevOps
3 42 (48.84%) Scrum
4 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (37.21%) Configuration Management
5 32 (37.21%) Service Management
6 29 (33.72%) Identity Management
7 28 (32.56%) Workflow
8 27 (31.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (25.58%) Case Management
10 20 (23.26%) Coaching
11 18 (20.93%) Identity Access Management
11 18 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
11 18 (20.93%) Security Operations
11 18 (20.93%) SIEM
12 16 (18.60%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (13.95%) Patch Management
14 7 (8.14%) Build Automation
14 7 (8.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) Shell Script
2 20 (23.26%) Ruby
3 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.65%) SQL
5 3 (3.49%) Perl
5 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.49%) Python
5 3 (3.49%) VBScript
6 1 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (81.40%) Security Cleared
2 69 (80.23%) SC Cleared
3 25 (29.07%) DV Cleared
4 18 (20.93%) CTC Cleared
5 13 (15.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (11.63%) BC Cleared
7 4 (4.65%) CCIE
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.65%) MCSE
7 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.58%) PCI DSS
2 18 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (15.12%) RMADS
4 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 41 (47.67%) Docker
2 39 (45.35%) vCloud
3 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (33.72%) Postfix
4 29 (33.72%) Squid
5 20 (23.26%) vSphere
6 11 (12.79%) Active Directory
7 7 (8.14%) HDFS
8 4 (4.65%) KVM
8 4 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.33%) Xen
11 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.16%) XenApp
11 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 52 (60.47%) Puppet
2 42 (48.84%) Ansible
3 41 (47.67%) ZABBIX
4 39 (45.35%) Kubernetes
5 37 (43.02%) Terraform
6 31 (36.05%) Kibana
6 31 (36.05%) logstash
7 29 (33.72%) Rancher
8 18 (20.93%) Consul
8 18 (20.93%) Nessus
8 18 (20.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 18 (20.93%) Packer
9 10 (11.63%) HAProxy
9 10 (11.63%) yum
10 8 (9.30%) Rsyslog
11 3 (3.49%) PowerCLI
12 2 (2.33%) FortiGate
12 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
13 1 (1.16%) Rundeck
13 1 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (48.84%) Oracle
2 31 (36.05%) Atlassian
3 30 (34.88%) Sonatype
4 25 (29.07%) Cisco
5 20 (23.26%) AlienVault
6 18 (20.93%) AppDynamics
7 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.30%) CA
9 7 (8.14%) Vyatta
10 6 (6.98%) Hortonworks
11 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.49%) Dell
13 2 (2.33%) Juniper
13 2 (2.33%) Palo Alto
14 1 (1.16%) Adobe
14 1 (1.16%) Autodesk
14 1 (1.16%) Black Duck
14 1 (1.16%) Citrix
14 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
14 1 (1.16%) Veracode