The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 372 370 360
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 27 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.064% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.069% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 8
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£431 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £314
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.47 -
% change year-on-year
+78.01% -
VMware Engineer
England

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
19643 20190 18456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13788 13644 12573
Average daily rate £446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 387 425
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 3 £475 +8.57% 1
Croydon - 2 £488 -
New Malden - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (70.18%) Windows
3 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (36.84%) vSphere
5 21 (36.84%) HP
6 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 18 (31.58%) Cisco
8 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (28.07%) EMC
9 16 (28.07%) ITIL
10 15 (26.32%) Dell
10 15 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (22.81%) Citrix
11 13 (22.81%) SAN
12 10 (17.54%) NetApp
12 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (17.54%) Firewall
12 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
13 9 (15.79%) Linux
13 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
13 9 (15.79%) VMware ESX
13 9 (15.79%) Migration
14 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
14 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
15 7 (12.28%) MCITP
15 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
15 7 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (12.28%) High Availability

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) SAN
2 10 (17.54%) Firewall
3 5 (8.77%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.02%) DNS
5 3 (5.26%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) VLAN
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.51%) DMZ
6 2 (3.51%) Internet
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
1 3 (5.26%) EqualLogic
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.75%) PDA
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Celerra
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.79%) Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.51%) SUSE
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.75%) VMS
8 1 (1.75%) Solaris
8 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 7 (12.28%) High Availability
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.51%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.51%) ITSM
9 1 (1.75%) Workflow
9 1 (1.75%) Change Management
9 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.75%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.75%) Data Management
9 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.26%) VBScript
2 3 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) C++
3 1 (1.75%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) VB
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) MCITP
4 4 (7.02%) MCP
4 4 (7.02%) RHCT
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (36.84%) vSphere
3 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
5 7 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.77%) XenApp
7 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (3.51%) vCloud
9 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCOM
2 3 (5.26%) Nagios
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.51%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.51%) EdgeSight
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (36.84%) HP
3 18 (31.58%) Cisco
4 16 (28.07%) EMC
5 15 (26.32%) Dell
6 13 (22.81%) Citrix
7 10 (17.54%) NetApp
7 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.53%) IBM
10 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
10 4 (7.02%) Mercator
10 4 (7.02%) 3PAR
11 3 (5.26%) Veeam
12 2 (3.51%) Nimsoft
12 2 (3.51%) Splunk
12 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
12 2 (3.51%) Veritas
12 2 (3.51%) CA
12 2 (3.51%) CommVault
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