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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 14 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 40 35 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.89% 19.13% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 28.99% 38.04% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 4
Median daily rate £425 £456 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +22.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.57%
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
138 92 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 47.92% 50.27% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 68 38
Median daily rate £450 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.58 £27.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 31 August 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 33 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (53.33%) Linux
3 31 (51.67%) SC Cleared
4 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (48.33%) DevOps
6 28 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 28 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (46.67%) Scrum
7 27 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (45.00%) Firewall
7 27 (45.00%) Git (software)
7 27 (45.00%) SonarQube
8 26 (43.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 26 (43.33%) Ansible
9 25 (41.67%) Puppet
9 25 (41.67%) vCloud
9 25 (41.67%) Apache
9 25 (41.67%) Sonatype
9 25 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 24 (40.00%) Docker
10 24 (40.00%) logstash
10 24 (40.00%) Kibana
10 24 (40.00%) ZABBIX
11 23 (38.33%) CentOS
12 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (36.67%) Shell Script
13 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
13 21 (35.00%) Ruby
14 19 (31.67%) Maven

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 25 (41.67%) Apache
2 17 (28.33%) Confluence
2 17 (28.33%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (13.33%) nginx
5 7 (11.67%) JBoss
5 7 (11.67%) Mule ESB
6 5 (8.33%) MQSeries
7 3 (5.00%) IIS
7 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.67%) Jetty
9 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) HipChat
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.67%) GitHub
3 5 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.67%) Office 365
6 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.00%) Firewall
2 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (28.33%) DNS
3 17 (28.33%) OpenLDAP
3 17 (28.33%) OpenVPN
3 17 (28.33%) SSH
4 14 (23.33%) VPN
5 11 (18.33%) LAN
6 10 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (16.67%) WAN
7 9 (15.00%) DMZ
8 8 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (13.33%) IPsec
9 6 (10.00%) HTTPS
10 5 (8.33%) FTP
10 5 (8.33%) HTTP
10 5 (8.33%) NAS
10 5 (8.33%) Network Security
10 5 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (28.33%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.33%) MySQL
4 7 (11.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.67%) Redis
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 27 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (45.00%) SonarQube
3 25 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (31.67%) JUnit
4 19 (31.67%) Maven
5 18 (30.00%) Ant
6 17 (28.33%) JIRA
6 17 (28.33%) JIRA Agile
6 17 (28.33%) Liquibase
7 14 (23.33%) Bitbucket
8 8 (13.33%) Artifactory
8 8 (13.33%) Mercurial
9 7 (11.67%) Gerrit
10 2 (3.33%) DbUnit
10 2 (3.33%) jMock
10 2 (3.33%) Mockito
11 1 (1.67%) Gradle
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Consultant
2 10 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) Architect
3 5 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 5 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Operational Security Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) ELK Stack
1 17 (28.33%) MCollective
1 17 (28.33%) Software Packaging
2 14 (23.33%) J2EE
3 10 (16.67%) Web Services
4 8 (13.33%) LAMP
4 8 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
4 8 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (11.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.33%) Apache Camel
6 2 (3.33%) PowerMock
6 2 (3.33%) REST
6 2 (3.33%) RESTful
6 2 (3.33%) SOAP
6 2 (3.33%) Spring
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) COM
7 1 (1.67%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) iPad
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 23 (38.33%) CentOS
3 13 (21.67%) Windows
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
8 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (8.33%) Unix
10 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) DevOps
3 28 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (46.67%) Scrum
4 26 (43.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (28.33%) Case Management
5 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
5 17 (28.33%) Identity Management
5 17 (28.33%) Service Management
6 16 (26.67%) Workflow
7 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (21.67%) Coaching
9 10 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
9 10 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (16.67%) Security Operations
9 10 (16.67%) SIEM
10 9 (15.00%) ITIL
10 9 (15.00%) Patch Management
11 8 (13.33%) OWASP
11 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) Shell Script
2 21 (35.00%) Ruby
3 14 (23.33%) Perl
3 14 (23.33%) Python
4 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.33%) PHP
6 7 (11.67%) Java
7 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.00%) VBScript
8 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (51.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) CTC Cleared
4 11 (18.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (15.00%) BC Cleared
6 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.67%) MCSE
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.33%) CCIE
8 2 (3.33%) CCNP
8 2 (3.33%) Degree
9 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.67%) RMADS
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (41.67%) vCloud
2 24 (40.00%) Docker
3 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (28.33%) Postfix
4 17 (28.33%) Squid
5 15 (25.00%) vSphere
6 14 (23.33%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (8.33%) Samba
9 2 (3.33%) XenApp
10 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.67%) Xen
10 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (43.33%) Ansible
2 25 (41.67%) Puppet
3 24 (40.00%) Kibana
3 24 (40.00%) logstash
3 24 (40.00%) ZABBIX
4 17 (28.33%) Kubernetes
4 17 (28.33%) Rancher
4 17 (28.33%) Terraform
5 10 (16.67%) Nessus
5 10 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (13.33%) HAProxy
6 8 (13.33%) Rundeck
6 8 (13.33%) Salt
7 5 (8.33%) Nagios
8 3 (5.00%) Consul
8 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (5.00%) Packer
9 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.67%) SCCM
9 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Sonatype
2 19 (31.67%) Oracle
3 15 (25.00%) Cisco
4 14 (23.33%) Atlassian
4 14 (23.33%) Red Hat
5 10 (16.67%) AlienVault
6 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.33%) Black Duck
7 8 (13.33%) Veracode
8 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.33%) F5
8 5 (8.33%) Google
8 5 (8.33%) NetApp
9 4 (6.67%) Dell
10 3 (5.00%) AppDynamics
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix
11 2 (3.33%) Guidewire
11 2 (3.33%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (3.33%) Teradata