The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 29 January 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 372 367 330
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -37
Contract jobs citing VMS 14 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.71% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 29
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£413 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £409 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £263 £250
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
VMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4739 4814 4528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.91% 22.02% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3264 3194 2867
Average daily rate £410 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 211 290
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMS across the London region.

VMS Daily Rate Trend in London

VMS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VMS Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the London region.

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 6 £428 +6.87% 3
Feltham - - - -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (30.00%) VMware
5 8 (26.67%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
5 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
6 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (20.00%) SAN
7 6 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (20.00%) Maven
7 6 (20.00%) JSON
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 6 (20.00%) CentOS
7 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (16.67%) Solaris
9 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) W3C

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VMS 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 VMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Route 53
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) NAS
2 3 (10.00%) DVB
2 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) Grunt
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (10.00%) Ant
5 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.00%) Toad
6 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.67%) YourKit
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium
6 2 (6.67%) Hudson
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) jQuery
4 7 (23.33%) HTML5
5 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.33%) XHTML
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) XML
6 4 (13.33%) Spring
6 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.33%) JPA
6 4 (13.33%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) Middleware
8 2 (6.67%) JAXP
8 2 (6.67%) Java RMI
8 2 (6.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) W3C
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.00%) Interactive TV
2 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) CentOS
4 5 (16.67%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) AIX
5 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) OpenVMS
7 2 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) OO
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) Web Development
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Dart
5 2 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) RHEV
4 2 (6.67%) Xen
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Remedy
5 2 (6.67%) Sophos
5 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (3.33%) Gemalto
6 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) i-GRasp
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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