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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
London / Croydon
Rank 9 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.54% 2.20% 12.96%
As % of the Vendors category 26.97% 12.00% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
Median daily rate £465 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 42.79% 18.32% 57.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 36 45
Median daily rate £450 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (74.67%) SC Cleared
3 45 (60.00%) Puppet
4 42 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (53.33%) Linux
5 40 (53.33%) Firewall
6 37 (49.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
7 34 (45.33%) Hadoop
7 34 (45.33%) DevOps
7 34 (45.33%) DNS
8 31 (41.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 29 (38.67%) Oracle
10 29 (38.67%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (37.33%) JIRA
12 27 (36.00%) Scrum
12 27 (36.00%) ZABBIX
12 27 (36.00%) Ansible
13 26 (34.67%) Docker
13 26 (34.67%) vCloud
14 25 (33.33%) CentOS
14 25 (33.33%) Kubernetes
15 24 (32.00%) Terraform
15 24 (32.00%) Apache
16 23 (30.67%) VPN
16 23 (30.67%) Elastic Stack
17 22 (29.33%) DV Cleared
18 21 (28.00%) Atlassian
19 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g

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 24 (32.00%) Apache
2 18 (24.00%) Confluence
3 13 (17.33%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (10.67%) nginx
5 5 (6.67%) CMS
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) Jetty
7 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) HipChat
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 37 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (53.33%) Firewall
2 34 (45.33%) DNS
3 23 (30.67%) VPN
4 17 (22.67%) LAN
4 17 (22.67%) WAN
5 13 (17.33%) OpenLDAP
5 13 (17.33%) OpenVPN
5 13 (17.33%) SSH
6 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.67%) LDAP
7 11 (14.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 10 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (13.33%) SNMP
9 9 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (9.33%) IPsec
11 4 (5.33%) MPLS
12 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (4.00%) SSL
13 1 (1.33%) DMZ
13 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) Hadoop
2 29 (38.67%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (14.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 28 (37.33%) JIRA
3 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (21.33%) Bitbucket
4 16 (21.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (18.67%) Maven
6 13 (17.33%) Ant
6 13 (17.33%) JIRA Agile
6 13 (17.33%) JUnit
6 13 (17.33%) Liquibase
6 13 (17.33%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.33%) GitLab
8 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (4.00%) Law
1 3 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Architect
3 10 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (12.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) AWS Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Data Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) VMWare Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Web Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Avaya Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Operations Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (21.33%) Software Packaging
3 13 (17.33%) MCollective
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) boto
6 1 (1.33%) LAMP
6 1 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) PKI
2 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.33%) IVR
3 4 (5.33%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 40 (53.33%) Linux
2 25 (33.33%) CentOS
3 20 (26.67%) Windows
4 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (17.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (13.33%) Unix
7 9 (12.00%) Ubuntu
8 7 (9.33%) RancherOS
8 7 (9.33%) VyOS
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (45.33%) DevOps
3 31 (41.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 27 (36.00%) Scrum
5 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
7 17 (22.67%) Service Management
8 13 (17.33%) Identity Management
8 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.33%) Workflow
9 10 (13.33%) Build Automation
9 10 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
9 10 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (13.33%) Security Operations
9 10 (13.33%) SIEM
9 10 (13.33%) User Stories
10 9 (12.00%) Coaching
10 9 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (10.67%) Server Building
12 6 (8.00%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) Shell Script
2 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (9.33%) Ruby
4 3 (4.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.67%) Python
5 2 (2.67%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (74.67%) SC Cleared
3 22 (29.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (8.00%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) BC Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) CCIE
7 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.00%) MCSE
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.67%) RMADS
4 2 (2.67%) QA
4 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (49.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (34.67%) Docker
2 26 (34.67%) vCloud
3 13 (17.33%) Postfix
3 13 (17.33%) Squid
4 11 (14.67%) HDFS
4 11 (14.67%) vSphere
5 10 (13.33%) KVM
5 10 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.33%) Xen
9 1 (1.33%) XenApp
9 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (60.00%) Puppet
2 27 (36.00%) Ansible
2 27 (36.00%) ZABBIX
3 25 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 24 (32.00%) Terraform
5 18 (24.00%) yum
6 17 (22.67%) Consul
6 17 (22.67%) Packer
7 14 (18.67%) Kibana
7 14 (18.67%) logstash
8 13 (17.33%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (17.33%) Rancher
9 10 (13.33%) Nessus
9 10 (13.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (13.33%) Rsyslog
10 8 (10.67%) HAProxy
11 3 (4.00%) FortiGate
11 3 (4.00%) Forum Sentry
11 3 (4.00%) SCCM
12 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 29 (38.67%) Oracle
2 21 (28.00%) Atlassian
3 18 (24.00%) Cisco
4 17 (22.67%) AppDynamics
5 13 (17.33%) AlienVault
5 13 (17.33%) Sonatype
6 10 (13.33%) CA
6 10 (13.33%) Hortonworks
6 10 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (9.33%) Vyatta
8 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.33%) Avaya
9 4 (5.33%) Citrix
9 4 (5.33%) F5
9 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.00%) Juniper
10 3 (4.00%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.67%) Dell
12 1 (1.33%) Autodesk