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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
England / London
Rank 319 360 290
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -70
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 77 45 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.23% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 23 74
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £460 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +212.50%

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
18377 19532 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.15% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13128 13704 14023
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 343
Median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +1 10 £388 -4.61% 4
New Malden -6 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £350 -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 143 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (67.83%) Windows
3 70 (48.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (48.25%) Active Directory
5 64 (44.76%) Windows Server
6 43 (30.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (27.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (26.57%) Citrix
9 35 (24.48%) SAN
10 33 (23.08%) HP
11 32 (22.38%) Microsoft
11 32 (22.38%) Linux
12 30 (20.98%) PowerShell
13 29 (20.28%) MS Exchange
13 29 (20.28%) Cisco
14 27 (18.88%) Finance
15 25 (17.48%) DNS
16 23 (16.08%) vSphere
17 22 (15.38%) VMware ESX
18 21 (14.69%) VMware ESXi
19 20 (13.99%) Hyper-V
20 19 (13.29%) Migration
20 19 (13.29%) Firewall
20 19 (13.29%) Data Centre
21 18 (12.59%) XenApp
22 17 (11.89%) EMC
22 17 (11.89%) DevOps
23 16 (11.19%) vRealize
24 15 (10.49%) Office 365
25 14 (9.79%) Agile Software Development

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 29 (20.28%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.80%) IIS
5 3 (2.10%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.40%) Apache
6 2 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.40%) Confluence
6 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) Office 365
2 10 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.10%) IaaS
4 2 (1.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) G Suite
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.48%) SAN
2 25 (17.48%) DNS
3 19 (13.29%) Firewall
4 13 (9.09%) VLAN
5 12 (8.39%) DHCP
6 10 (6.99%) WAN
7 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.59%) LAN
9 7 (4.90%) MPLS
9 7 (4.90%) VPN
10 6 (4.20%) VoIP
11 5 (3.50%) iSCSI
12 4 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.10%) DMZ
13 3 (2.10%) LDAP
14 2 (1.40%) Internet
14 2 (1.40%) IPsec
14 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (1.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) MySQL
2 3 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.70%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Bundler
1 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.40%) JIRA
1 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.70%) GitLab
2 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 27 (18.88%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Banking
3 7 (4.90%) Retail
4 5 (3.50%) Legal
5 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.40%) Law
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.80%) MSMQ
3 3 (2.10%) Web Services
4 2 (1.40%) .NET
4 2 (1.40%) LAMP
5 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.70%) HTML
5 1 (0.70%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.50%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.80%) HP Storage
4 4 (2.80%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (2.10%) Clustering
5 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.40%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.40%) NHS
6 2 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.40%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.40%) STB
6 2 (1.40%) Virtual Team
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 97 (67.83%) Windows
2 64 (44.76%) Windows Server
3 43 (30.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (27.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (22.38%) Linux
6 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.20%) Unix
8 6 (4.20%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.80%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.40%) CentOS
10 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.40%) VMS
11 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.29%) Migration
2 17 (11.89%) DevOps
3 14 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.09%) ITIL
5 12 (8.39%) High Availability
6 6 (4.20%) Server Building
7 5 (3.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.50%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (2.80%) Application Discovery
8 4 (2.80%) Application Packaging
8 4 (2.80%) Open Source
8 4 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (2.80%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (2.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.10%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.10%) Project Management
9 3 (2.10%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.98%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.90%) Bash Shell
2 7 (4.90%) Python
3 6 (4.20%) Ruby
4 4 (2.80%) SQL
4 4 (2.80%) VBScript
5 3 (2.10%) Perl
6 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.40%) VB
7 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.29%) CCNA
3 6 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.50%) Degree
4 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.80%) CCNP
5 4 (2.80%) MCITP
5 4 (2.80%) MCSE
5 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.40%) MCP
7 1 (0.70%) CCIE
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
7 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (48.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (48.25%) Active Directory
3 23 (16.08%) vSphere
4 22 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 21 (14.69%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (13.99%) Hyper-V
7 18 (12.59%) XenApp
8 8 (5.59%) vCloud
9 5 (3.50%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.80%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (2.10%) Docker
11 3 (2.10%) KVM
11 3 (2.10%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.40%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (1.40%) Xen
13 1 (0.70%) Firmware
13 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (11.19%) vRealize
2 13 (9.09%) SCCM
3 8 (5.59%) Puppet
4 7 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.20%) Ansible
6 4 (2.80%) HP SIM
6 4 (2.80%) vMotion
7 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.10%) Nagios
7 3 (2.10%) PowerCLI
7 3 (2.10%) WSUS
8 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.40%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 2 (1.40%) SCOM
8 2 (1.40%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.70%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.70%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.70%) Foglight
9 1 (0.70%) SELinux
9 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (26.57%) Citrix
3 33 (23.08%) HP
4 32 (22.38%) Microsoft
5 29 (20.28%) Cisco
6 17 (11.89%) EMC
7 11 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.80%) Dell
8 4 (2.80%) Veeam
9 3 (2.10%) Avaya
9 3 (2.10%) IronPort
9 3 (2.10%) NetApp
9 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.10%) Veritas
10 2 (1.40%) Aruba
10 2 (1.40%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.40%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.40%) CommVault
10 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.40%) Symantec
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