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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 6 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.15% 20.39% 7.81%
As % of the Vendors category 29.67% 29.17% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
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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
91 72 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 64.54% 69.90% 51.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 49 20
Average daily rate £425 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) Finance
6 15 (42.86%) SAN
6 15 (42.86%) vSphere
7 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (37.14%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
10 11 (31.43%) ITIL
10 11 (31.43%) Citrix
10 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
11 10 (28.57%) IIS
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
12 9 (25.71%) VMware ESX
13 8 (22.86%) XenApp
13 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
13 8 (22.86%) MCSE
13 8 (22.86%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
14 7 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (20.00%) NetScaler
14 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 7 (20.00%) Dell
14 7 (20.00%) NetApp
14 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (20.00%) Workflow

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (28.57%) IIS
3 7 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.71%) nginx
5 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.86%) Node.js
6 1 (2.86%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.86%) JBoss
6 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
1 4 (11.43%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) Firewall
5 3 (8.57%) DMZ
6 2 (5.71%) SSH
6 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.71%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) PhantomJS
2 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.86%) Gradle
2 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) JMeter
2 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Account Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.86%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.29%) SUSE
8 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) BDD
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) Ruby
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) R
2 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.86%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) MCSA
4 4 (11.43%) MCSM
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCDA
7 1 (2.86%) HP AIS
7 1 (2.86%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (42.86%) vSphere
3 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
6 9 (25.71%) VMware ESX
7 8 (22.86%) XenApp
7 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (8.57%) vCloud
10 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
10 2 (5.71%) Docker
11 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) EdgeSight
2 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Salt
3 1 (2.86%) Kibana
3 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Citrix
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.00%) Dell
4 7 (20.00%) NetApp
4 7 (20.00%) AppSense
5 5 (14.29%) EMC
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Google
7 2 (5.71%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) CommVault
8 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
Croydon, Surrey
Solid Consulting Limited
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago