The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
England / London
Rank 336 369 316
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -53
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 60 50 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 65
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £322 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +300.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18340 20393 20020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.80% 95.07% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13137 14442 14116
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 308 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 13 £369 -10.06% 1
New Malden -3 3 - -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Twickenham - 1 £425 -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 104 (73.24%) Windows
3 73 (51.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (45.77%) Active Directory
5 64 (45.07%) Windows Server
6 42 (29.58%) Citrix
6 42 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (24.65%) PowerShell
9 34 (23.94%) HP
10 30 (21.13%) Microsoft
10 30 (21.13%) SAN
10 30 (21.13%) Linux
11 27 (19.01%) Finance
12 26 (18.31%) Cisco
13 25 (17.61%) Migration
14 24 (16.90%) vSphere
15 23 (16.20%) MS Exchange
16 21 (14.79%) Hyper-V
16 21 (14.79%) XenApp
16 21 (14.79%) Data Centre
17 20 (14.08%) VMware ESX
17 20 (14.08%) Firewall
18 17 (11.97%) VMware ESXi
19 16 (11.27%) DNS
20 15 (10.56%) ITIL
21 14 (9.86%) EMC
21 14 (9.86%) vRealize
22 13 (9.15%) High Availability
22 13 (9.15%) Office 365

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (16.20%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.11%) IIS
4 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.41%) Confluence
5 2 (1.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.15%) Office 365
2 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.13%) SAN
2 20 (14.08%) Firewall
3 16 (11.27%) DNS
4 9 (6.34%) VLAN
4 9 (6.34%) WAN
5 8 (5.63%) DHCP
6 6 (4.23%) LAN
6 6 (4.23%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.23%) VoIP
7 5 (3.52%) MPLS
7 5 (3.52%) VPN
8 4 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.11%) Internet
9 3 (2.11%) LDAP
9 3 (2.11%) PCoIP
10 2 (1.41%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.41%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.41%) MySQL
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.70%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.41%) JIRA
1 2 (1.41%) MSI
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (19.01%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Banking
3 7 (4.93%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Law
5 3 (2.11%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.82%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.41%) .NET
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.70%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) REST
4 1 (0.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.52%) Clustering
4 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.82%) HP Storage
5 3 (2.11%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (1.41%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.41%) NHS
6 2 (1.41%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.41%) STB
6 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.70%) EPoS
7 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 104 (73.24%) Windows
2 64 (45.07%) Windows Server
3 42 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (21.13%) Linux
6 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.34%) Unix
7 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.93%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.41%) CentOS
11 2 (1.41%) VMS
12 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.61%) Migration
2 15 (10.56%) ITIL
3 13 (9.15%) High Availability
4 12 (8.45%) DevOps
5 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.63%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.23%) Server Building
8 5 (3.52%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.82%) Application Discovery
9 4 (2.82%) Application Packaging
9 4 (2.82%) SDLC
9 4 (2.82%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (2.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 3 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.11%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (1.41%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.41%) ITIL V3
11 2 (1.41%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.65%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.34%) Python
3 6 (4.23%) VBScript
4 5 (3.52%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.11%) C#
5 3 (2.11%) SQL
5 3 (2.11%) VB
6 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (4.93%) CCNA
3 7 (4.93%) MCSE
3 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.52%) Degree
5 4 (2.82%) MCITP
5 4 (2.82%) MCP
6 3 (2.11%) CCNP
7 2 (1.41%) CCA
7 2 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MCSA
8 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (51.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (45.77%) Active Directory
3 24 (16.90%) vSphere
4 21 (14.79%) Hyper-V
4 21 (14.79%) XenApp
5 20 (14.08%) VMware ESX
6 17 (11.97%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (4.93%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.52%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.82%) vCloud
10 4 (2.82%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (2.11%) KVM
12 2 (1.41%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.70%) Firmware
13 1 (0.70%) GPFS
13 1 (0.70%) HDFS
13 1 (0.70%) iptables
13 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) vRealize
2 10 (7.04%) SCCM
3 8 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.93%) Ansible
5 5 (3.52%) Puppet
5 5 (3.52%) vMotion
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (2.82%) PowerCLI
7 3 (2.11%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 2 (1.41%) Nagios
8 2 (1.41%) SCOM
8 2 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.41%) WSUS
9 1 (0.70%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.70%) Foglight
9 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.70%) SELinux
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (29.58%) Citrix
3 34 (23.94%) HP
4 30 (21.13%) Microsoft
5 26 (18.31%) Cisco
6 14 (9.86%) EMC
7 11 (7.75%) 3PAR
8 6 (4.23%) Symantec
9 4 (2.82%) Dell
9 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.11%) Avaya
10 3 (2.11%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.41%) Aruba
11 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.41%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.41%) CommVault
11 2 (1.41%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.41%) Lumension
11 2 (1.41%) Splunk
11 2 (1.41%) Veeam
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