The first table below looks at the demand for the VMware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Engineer
Rank 394 370 407
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.088% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.095% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 12
Average daily rate £404 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.55% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware Engineer
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 VMware Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 4 £429 -4.72%
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - - 2
Uxbridge - - - -
Bromley - - - -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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 with VMware Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (74.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (48.57%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (40.00%) DNS
6 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (40.00%) HP
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) SCOM
7 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
8 11 (31.43%) ITIL
8 11 (31.43%) DHCP
8 11 (31.43%) Change Management
9 10 (28.57%) Clustering
9 10 (28.57%) vSphere
10 8 (22.86%) SCCM
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) SAN
11 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (20.00%) vCloud
12 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
12 6 (17.14%) NetApp
12 6 (17.14%) BMC
12 6 (17.14%) EMC
12 6 (17.14%) Citrix
12 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
13 5 (14.29%) C

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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 with VMware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Apache
1 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 11 (31.43%) DHCP
3 7 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) NHS
3 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) UNIX
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
1 11 (31.43%) Change Management
2 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 4 (11.43%) High Availability
3 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
1 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) C
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) MCTS
2 3 (8.57%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.86%) VCAP
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (28.57%) vSphere
5 7 (20.00%) vCloud
6 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) SCOM
2 8 (22.86%) SCCM
3 5 (14.29%) HP SIM
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
5 2 (5.71%) Puppet
5 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) HP
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) NetApp
4 6 (17.14%) BMC
4 6 (17.14%) EMC
4 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Remedy
5 5 (14.29%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) Dell
8 2 (5.71%) Wyse
8 2 (5.71%) JBoss
8 2 (5.71%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.86%) Sophos
9 1 (2.86%) Websense
9 1 (2.86%) AppSense
9 1 (2.86%) Altiris