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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 3 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 24.09% 11.36% 8.93%
As % of the Vendors category 37.93% 15.87% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £434 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £19.13 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -19.47%
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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
87 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 63.50% 71.59% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 41 19
Average daily rate £350 £338 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £125 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
4 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (44.68%) Finance
6 19 (40.43%) Linux
7 18 (38.30%) SAN
7 18 (38.30%) Red Hat
7 18 (38.30%) vSphere
8 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
9 15 (31.91%) VMware ESX
10 14 (29.79%) IIS
11 13 (27.66%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (25.53%) ITIL
12 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
12 12 (25.53%) Citrix
13 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (23.40%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
14 10 (21.28%) Dell
15 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
16 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
16 8 (17.02%) Capacity Planning
16 8 (17.02%) XenApp
16 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
16 8 (17.02%) CentOS
16 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
16 8 (17.02%) vCloud

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 14 (29.79%) IIS
2 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.89%) Apache
3 7 (14.89%) nginx
3 7 (14.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (12.77%) Node.js
4 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (12.77%) JBoss
4 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
5 5 (10.64%) Mule ESB
6 4 (8.51%) Apache TomEE
6 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
6 4 (8.51%) iPlanet
6 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
6 4 (8.51%) Jetty
6 4 (8.51%) Alfresco
6 4 (8.51%) Mule
6 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (8.51%) Tornado
6 4 (8.51%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Project
1 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) SAN
2 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.89%) NetScaler
4 5 (10.64%) DNS
4 5 (10.64%) DHCP
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 4 (8.51%) DMZ
5 4 (8.51%) HTTP
5 4 (8.51%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (6.38%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) SSH
7 2 (4.26%) NAS
7 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (14.89%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) Redis
2 4 (8.51%) Riak
2 4 (8.51%) Infinispan
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
1 7 (14.89%) JMeter
2 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 6 (12.77%) Gerrit
2 6 (12.77%) Gradle
3 5 (10.64%) Artifactory
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 5 (10.64%) SonarQube
4 4 (8.51%) Mocha
4 4 (8.51%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) PhantomJS
5 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Java Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.26%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) jQuery
2 5 (10.64%) JSON
2 5 (10.64%) J2EE
2 5 (10.64%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (8.51%) REST
3 4 (8.51%) CSS3
3 4 (8.51%) Modernizr
3 4 (8.51%) JSLint
3 4 (8.51%) Backbone.js
3 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (8.51%) Restlet
3 4 (8.51%) JAX-RS
3 4 (8.51%) Ember.js
3 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (8.51%) RESTEasy
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Camel
3 4 (8.51%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 4 (8.51%) React
3 4 (8.51%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) W3C
2 4 (8.51%) Taxonomies
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) AS400
5 1 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (40.43%) Linux
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
6 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.02%) SUSE
6 8 (17.02%) CentOS
7 7 (14.89%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.38%) UNIX
9 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (23.40%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (17.02%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Workflow
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
4 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) Open Source
6 4 (8.51%) Software Deployment
6 4 (8.51%) Data Virtualisation
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) Microservices
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Security Hardening
6 4 (8.51%) Validation
6 4 (8.51%) Document Management
6 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 4 (8.51%) SOA
6 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.89%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) Ruby
4 3 (6.38%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) PHP
4 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) R
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
5 2 (4.26%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) MCSE
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) MCSA
4 4 (8.51%) MCSM
4 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (38.30%) vSphere
4 15 (31.91%) VMware ESX
5 13 (27.66%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
7 8 (17.02%) XenApp
7 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
7 8 (17.02%) vCloud
8 7 (14.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (8.51%) Squid
9 4 (8.51%) Varnish
10 3 (6.38%) Docker
11 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
12 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) HAProxy
2 6 (12.77%) Ansible
2 6 (12.77%) Puppet
3 5 (10.64%) ZABBIX
3 5 (10.64%) Rundeck
3 5 (10.64%) logstash
3 5 (10.64%) Salt
3 5 (10.64%) Kibana
4 4 (8.51%) EdgeSight
4 4 (8.51%) BladeLogic
5 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Red Hat
2 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Citrix
4 10 (21.28%) Dell
5 7 (14.89%) NetApp
5 7 (14.89%) AppSense
6 6 (12.77%) EMC
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle
7 4 (8.51%) Pega
7 4 (8.51%) Splunk
7 4 (8.51%) Twitter
8 3 (6.38%) Google
8 3 (6.38%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) BMC
9 2 (4.26%) CommVault
9 2 (4.26%) IBM
9 2 (4.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco
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