The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 95 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 514 501 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.18% 2.12% 1.86%
As % of the System Software category 23.65% 23.95% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 322 271
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 20
Average hourly rate £22.83 £22.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £19.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% +1.74%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2173 2092 1928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.23% 8.86% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1454 1311 1154
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 141 161
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in London

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 115 £438 +12.54% 43
Docklands, London +4 10 £450 -
Croydon - 10 £494 - 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £400 -
New Malden - 5 - - 1
Paddington - 2 £450 -
Hayes +6 1 - - 1
Uxbridge +1 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £425 -
Hounslow - 1 - - 2
Isleworth - 1 £375 -
Teddington - 1 £250 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 1026 (100.00%) VMware
2 664 (64.72%) Windows
3 395 (38.50%) Active Directory
4 386 (37.62%) Microsoft
5 292 (28.46%) Citrix
6 280 (27.29%) Linux
7 279 (27.19%) SAN
8 277 (27.00%) Cisco
9 246 (23.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 220 (21.44%) Finance
11 215 (20.96%) ITIL
12 199 (19.40%) HP
13 194 (18.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 176 (17.15%) SQL
14 176 (17.15%) Data Centre
15 166 (16.18%) DNS
16 164 (15.98%) vSphere
17 156 (15.20%) MS Exchange
18 154 (15.01%) Firewall
19 151 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
20 148 (14.42%) SQL Server
20 148 (14.42%) PowerShell
21 141 (13.74%) Hyper-V
22 138 (13.45%) Oracle
23 135 (13.16%) XenApp
24 134 (13.06%) NetApp
25 133 (12.96%) WAN
26 130 (12.67%) Migration
27 129 (12.57%) MS Excel
28 126 (12.28%) LAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 156 (15.20%) MS Exchange
2 103 (10.04%) IIS
3 88 (8.58%) SharePoint
4 72 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (7.02%) OpenStack
5 56 (5.46%) Apache
6 55 (5.36%) Tomcat
7 46 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 44 (4.29%) Lync
9 34 (3.31%) WebSphere
9 34 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 29 (2.83%) JBoss
11 28 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (2.53%) Node.js
13 23 (2.24%) nginx
14 21 (2.05%) Jetty
15 20 (1.95%) WebLogic
16 17 (1.66%) Confluence
17 14 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
18 12 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 129 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 73 (7.12%) MS Office
3 38 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 21 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.78%) MS Project
6 6 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.097%) InDesign
8 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.78%) RMDS
3 6 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.097%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.097%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 120 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (4.00%) Office 365
4 29 (2.83%) IaaS
4 29 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (2.83%) SaaS
5 21 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.56%) PaaS
7 11 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.58%) GitHub
9 6 (0.58%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.39%) Yammer
10 4 (0.39%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.097%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.097%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.097%) Heroku
13 1 (0.097%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 279 (27.19%) SAN
2 166 (16.18%) DNS
3 154 (15.01%) Firewall
4 133 (12.96%) WAN
5 126 (12.28%) LAN
6 116 (11.31%) DHCP
7 113 (11.01%) NAS
8 80 (7.80%) TCP/IP
9 73 (7.12%) VPN
10 48 (4.68%) LDAP
10 48 (4.68%) MPLS
10 48 (4.68%) VLAN
11 47 (4.58%) NetScaler
12 41 (4.00%) Network Security
13 38 (3.70%) HTTP
14 30 (2.92%) Internet
15 29 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (2.73%) Wireless
17 25 (2.44%) VoIP
18 24 (2.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.87%) MySQL
3 32 (3.12%) MongoDB
4 20 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.95%) Oracle Database
5 17 (1.66%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.56%) Big Data
6 16 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 14 (1.36%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.17%) Redis
9 11 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.68%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.68%) HBase
13 6 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
13 6 (0.58%) Riak
Development Applications
1 81 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 45 (4.39%) Git (software)
3 44 (4.29%) JIRA
4 20 (1.95%) Maven
5 18 (1.75%) JMeter
5 18 (1.75%) Subversion
5 18 (1.75%) Gerrit
6 14 (1.36%) Artifactory
7 11 (1.07%) Gradle
7 11 (1.07%) Selenium
8 10 (0.97%) JUnit
8 10 (0.97%) SonarQube
9 9 (0.88%) Hudson
10 8 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.68%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.68%) IntelliJ
11 7 (0.68%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.68%) MSI
12 6 (0.58%) Mocha
13 5 (0.49%) Mockito
General
1 220 (21.44%) Finance
2 88 (8.58%) Banking
3 26 (2.53%) Investment Banking
4 19 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.56%) Retail
6 15 (1.46%) Back Office
7 13 (1.27%) Legal
8 10 (0.97%) Marketing
9 9 (0.88%) Publishing
10 8 (0.78%) Law
11 7 (0.68%) Local Government
12 6 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.58%) Advertising
13 4 (0.39%) Electronics
14 3 (0.29%) Front Office
14 3 (0.29%) Military
14 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.29%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.19%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 158 (15.40%) Architect
2 131 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 97 (9.45%) Administrator
4 84 (8.19%) Consultant
5 83 (8.09%) Analyst
6 75 (7.31%) Infrastructure Architect
7 68 (6.63%) Systems Administrator
8 49 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
8 49 (4.78%) Support Engineer
9 47 (4.58%) Server Engineer
10 46 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
11 41 (4.00%) Technical Architect
12 40 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
13 39 (3.80%) Support Analyst
14 34 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
15 29 (2.83%) Desktop Support
16 27 (2.63%) Network Engineer
17 23 (2.24%) Wintel Engineer
18 22 (2.14%) Desktop Engineer
19 21 (2.05%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.17%) Middleware
2 51 (4.97%) Web Services
3 47 (4.58%) .NET
4 27 (2.63%) XML
5 26 (2.53%) J2EE
6 19 (1.85%) HTML
7 14 (1.36%) REST
8 11 (1.07%) Spring
8 11 (1.07%) JSON
9 10 (0.97%) LAMP
9 10 (0.97%) XSLT
9 10 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (0.97%) AngularJS
10 9 (0.88%) Application Packaging
10 9 (0.88%) Rendezvous
11 8 (0.78%) CSS
11 8 (0.78%) CSS3
11 8 (0.78%) Drools
11 8 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
11 8 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 176 (17.15%) Data Centre
2 70 (6.82%) Clustering
3 52 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.09%) Replication
5 35 (3.41%) Thin Client
5 35 (3.41%) Blackberry
5 35 (3.41%) Fat Client
6 29 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.34%) EMC VNX
8 22 (2.14%) FlexPod
9 18 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 17 (1.66%) Public Cloud
11 16 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
11 16 (1.56%) EqualLogic
11 16 (1.56%) PKI
12 15 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
12 15 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (1.36%) CLARiiON
14 13 (1.27%) Private Cloud
15 12 (1.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 664 (64.72%) Windows
2 280 (27.29%) Linux
3 246 (23.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 194 (18.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 151 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 108 (10.53%) UNIX
7 101 (9.84%) Windows 7
8 79 (7.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 56 (5.46%) Solaris
10 33 (3.22%) CentOS
11 26 (2.53%) Windows XP
12 25 (2.44%) Windows 8
13 22 (2.14%) Ubuntu
14 13 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (1.17%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.17%) Android
15 12 (1.17%) Debian
15 12 (1.17%) AIX
16 11 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
17 9 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (20.96%) ITIL
2 130 (12.67%) Migration
3 91 (8.87%) DevOps
4 87 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (7.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 77 (7.50%) Project Management
7 76 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 72 (7.02%) Service Management
9 53 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (4.48%) Load Balancing
11 45 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
12 42 (4.09%) Change Management
12 42 (4.09%) Server Building
13 38 (3.70%) ITSM
13 38 (3.70%) Service Delivery
14 37 (3.61%) Business Continuity
15 36 (3.51%) Open Source
16 34 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
17 30 (2.92%) Continuous Delivery
17 30 (2.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (17.15%) SQL
2 148 (14.42%) PowerShell
3 88 (8.58%) Python
4 85 (8.28%) Java
5 67 (6.53%) Perl
6 63 (6.14%) Ruby
7 56 (5.46%) Bash Shell
8 31 (3.02%) VBScript
9 24 (2.34%) VB
9 24 (2.34%) JavaScript
9 24 (2.34%) C
10 21 (2.05%) C#
10 21 (2.05%) PHP
11 17 (1.66%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.46%) Korn
13 9 (0.88%) Groovy
14 7 (0.68%) C++
15 5 (0.49%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.39%) Scala
16 4 (0.39%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 118 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (9.45%) MCSE
3 76 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 74 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 50 (4.87%) CCNA
7 42 (4.09%) SC Cleared
8 37 (3.61%) Degree
9 34 (3.31%) CCNP
10 33 (3.22%) MCSA
11 30 (2.92%) MCITP
12 27 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
13 19 (1.85%) MCP
14 17 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (1.56%) MCTS
16 14 (1.36%) DV Cleared
16 14 (1.36%) VCP5
17 13 (1.27%) CCA
18 10 (0.97%) CISSP
19 8 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.68%) SLA
2 22 (2.14%) QA
3 18 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 395 (38.50%) Active Directory
2 164 (15.98%) vSphere
3 141 (13.74%) Hyper-V
4 135 (13.16%) XenApp
5 94 (9.16%) VMware ESX
6 91 (8.87%) VMware ESXi
7 60 (5.85%) XenDesktop
8 53 (5.17%) vCloud
9 43 (4.19%) NFS
10 39 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 35 (3.41%) KVM
12 33 (3.22%) Xen
13 29 (2.83%) XenServer
14 22 (2.14%) VMware Server
15 19 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 17 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
16 17 (1.66%) Docker
17 14 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 14 (1.36%) SRDF
18 12 (1.17%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 110 (10.72%) Puppet
2 85 (8.28%) SCCM
3 56 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (3.90%) SCOM
5 35 (3.41%) Ansible
6 32 (3.12%) Nagios
7 31 (3.02%) NetBackup
8 28 (2.73%) Salt
9 23 (2.24%) ZABBIX
10 21 (2.05%) Tivoli
11 19 (1.85%) Vagrant
12 15 (1.46%) EdgeSight
12 15 (1.46%) WSUS
13 14 (1.36%) OpenView
13 14 (1.36%) Rundeck
14 13 (1.27%) AirWatch
14 13 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 13 (1.27%) Kibana
14 13 (1.27%) HAProxy
15 12 (1.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1026 (100.00%) VMware
2 386 (37.62%) Microsoft
3 292 (28.46%) Citrix
4 277 (27.00%) Cisco
5 199 (19.40%) HP
6 138 (13.45%) Oracle
7 134 (13.06%) NetApp
8 117 (11.40%) IBM
9 106 (10.33%) Red Hat
10 91 (8.87%) EMC
11 61 (5.95%) Dell
12 52 (5.07%) CheckPoint
13 36 (3.51%) Symantec
14 34 (3.31%) BMC
15 33 (3.22%) Veritas
16 31 (3.02%) 3PAR
17 29 (2.83%) Brocade
18 28 (2.73%) Juniper
18 28 (2.73%) F5
19 23 (2.24%) Sybase
London
Salt
Rate: £100 - £400 per day + ***NEGOTIABLE BASED ON EXPERIENCE***
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £230 - £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £580 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago