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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / London
Rank 131 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 364 469 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.90% 2.19% 2.42%
As % of the System Software category 16.76% 22.80% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 317 352
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £288 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Median hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £16.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £30.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

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
2172 2057 2005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.36% 9.59% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1388 1336
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 95 115
Median hourly rate £22.42 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.45% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £31.75 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.28
% change year-on-year
- -1.68%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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 -13 56 £425 +6.25% 32
Croydon +14 16 £468 +10.00%
New Malden +1 5 - - 3
Docklands, London -2 2 £600 +14.28%
Twickenham -4 2 £155 -55.71%
Feltham - 2 £438 -
Bromley +10 1 - -
West End +1 1 - - 1
Hammersmith -3 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 851 (100.00%) VMware
2 457 (53.70%) Windows
3 352 (41.36%) Linux
4 283 (33.25%) Active Directory
5 265 (31.14%) Microsoft
6 240 (28.20%) Windows Server
7 208 (24.44%) Cisco
8 201 (23.62%) Firewall
9 189 (22.21%) DNS
10 165 (19.39%) Citrix
11 164 (19.27%) ITIL
12 163 (19.15%) SAN
13 162 (19.04%) Finance
13 162 (19.04%) DevOps
14 159 (18.68%) Puppet
15 157 (18.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 156 (18.33%) PowerShell
17 150 (17.63%) Security Cleared
18 149 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
19 148 (17.39%) Red Hat
20 140 (16.45%) HP
20 140 (16.45%) Hyper-V
20 140 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
21 136 (15.98%) Bash Shell
22 127 (14.92%) Data Centre
23 125 (14.69%) Unix
24 124 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
25 121 (14.22%) SQL
26 116 (13.63%) SC Cleared
27 115 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure

VMware Infrastructure
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 96 (11.28%) Apache
2 76 (8.93%) MS Exchange
3 73 (8.58%) Tomcat
4 64 (7.52%) IIS
5 38 (4.47%) OpenStack
6 36 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 36 (4.23%) SharePoint
7 34 (4.00%) nginx
8 33 (3.88%) WebSphere
9 25 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (2.35%) Jetty
11 19 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (2.23%) Skype for Business
12 18 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (2.00%) Mule ESB
14 16 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.88%) WildFly
15 11 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (1.18%) Confluence
17 8 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 84 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.23%) MS Office
3 17 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.35%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) RMDS
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 149 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (7.40%) Office 365
4 40 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
4 40 (4.70%) IaaS
5 28 (3.29%) PaaS
6 20 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 19 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (2.23%) SaaS
8 14 (1.65%) GitHub
9 12 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.47%) G Suite
13 4 (0.47%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
15 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 201 (23.62%) Firewall
2 189 (22.21%) DNS
3 163 (19.15%) SAN
4 102 (11.99%) TCP/IP
5 94 (11.05%) WAN
6 92 (10.81%) DHCP
7 90 (10.58%) LAN
8 69 (8.11%) VPN
9 50 (5.88%) LDAP
10 49 (5.76%) Cisco ASA
11 43 (5.05%) NAS
12 41 (4.82%) Internet
12 41 (4.82%) VLAN
13 33 (3.88%) HTTP
14 32 (3.76%) iSCSI
15 30 (3.53%) Network Security
15 30 (3.53%) Wireless
16 29 (3.41%) SSL
17 27 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
18 25 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (11.99%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.70%) MySQL
3 44 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (4.11%) Hadoop
5 31 (3.64%) Big Data
6 23 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.18%) DB2
11 9 (1.06%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.94%) HBase
13 6 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.71%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.47%) Redis
15 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 90 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 76 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 21 (2.47%) Gerrit
4 17 (2.00%) GitLab
5 16 (1.88%) Mercurial
6 14 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (1.53%) Maven
8 12 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.29%) JIRA
10 7 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.59%) Bundler
11 5 (0.59%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.47%) Subversion
12 4 (0.47%) Toad
12 4 (0.47%) Travis CI
13 3 (0.35%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.35%) MSI
13 3 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 162 (19.04%) Finance
2 65 (7.64%) Banking
3 24 (2.82%) Retail
4 19 (2.23%) Law
5 18 (2.12%) Back Office
6 17 (2.00%) Legal
6 17 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.53%) Games
7 13 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.94%) Advertising
9 8 (0.94%) Marketing
10 5 (0.59%) Billing
10 5 (0.59%) Publishing
11 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Military
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 110 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 104 (12.22%) Architect
4 93 (10.93%) Administrator
5 85 (9.99%) Analyst
6 73 (8.58%) Systems Administrator
6 73 (8.58%) VMware Engineer
7 58 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 48 (5.64%) Consultant
9 46 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
10 42 (4.94%) Support Analyst
11 41 (4.82%) Windows Engineer
12 39 (4.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 36 (4.23%) Support Engineer
14 31 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
15 30 (3.53%) AWS Engineer
16 29 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
16 29 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
17 27 (3.17%) AWS DevOps
18 25 (2.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.70%) LAMP
2 39 (4.58%) Middleware
3 28 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
4 23 (2.70%) Web Services
5 18 (2.12%) .NET
5 18 (2.12%) LEMP Stack
6 16 (1.88%) Elastic Stack
7 13 (1.53%) Node.js
8 12 (1.41%) REST
8 12 (1.41%) XML
9 10 (1.18%) JSON
9 10 (1.18%) SAML
10 8 (0.94%) HTML
10 8 (0.94%) MCollective
10 8 (0.94%) SOAP
11 7 (0.82%) Rendezvous
11 7 (0.82%) XMPP
11 7 (0.82%) XSLT
12 6 (0.71%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 127 (14.92%) Data Centre
2 57 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.94%) Clustering
4 38 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 34 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 28 (3.29%) Replication
7 24 (2.82%) EMC VNX
7 24 (2.82%) PKI
8 21 (2.47%) Blackberry
9 19 (2.23%) Private Cloud
9 19 (2.23%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (1.53%) EMC VMAX
12 13 (1.53%) NHS
13 10 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.94%) HP Storage
15 8 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 457 (53.70%) Windows
2 352 (41.36%) Linux
3 240 (28.20%) Windows Server
4 157 (18.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 140 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (14.69%) Unix
7 107 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 84 (9.87%) CentOS
9 81 (9.52%) Windows 7
10 62 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 55 (6.46%) Windows 10
12 47 (5.52%) Ubuntu
13 39 (4.58%) Solaris
14 32 (3.76%) AIX
15 28 (3.29%) Oracle Linux
16 25 (2.94%) Mac OS X
16 25 (2.94%) SUSE
17 16 (1.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 13 (1.53%) Windows 8
19 7 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (19.27%) ITIL
2 162 (19.04%) DevOps
3 124 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (12.93%) Configuration Management
5 93 (10.93%) Migration
6 85 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (8.58%) Load Balancing
8 71 (8.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 64 (7.52%) Service Management
10 60 (7.05%) Scrum
11 55 (6.46%) High Availability
12 47 (5.52%) Project Management
13 44 (5.17%) Problem Management
14 43 (5.05%) Change Management
15 40 (4.70%) Open Source
15 40 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
16 36 (4.23%) ITIL V3
16 36 (4.23%) Virtual Environments
17 35 (4.11%) Network Management
18 33 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 156 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 136 (15.98%) Bash Shell
3 121 (14.22%) SQL
4 108 (12.69%) Python
5 97 (11.40%) Perl
6 61 (7.17%) Java
7 37 (4.35%) Ruby
8 28 (3.29%) C#
9 25 (2.94%) C
10 23 (2.70%) PHP
11 22 (2.59%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.00%) JavaScript
12 17 (2.00%) VBScript
13 16 (1.88%) Korn
14 8 (0.94%) AWK
14 8 (0.94%) sed
14 8 (0.94%) VB
15 5 (0.59%) C-shell
16 4 (0.47%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.47%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 150 (17.63%) Security Cleared
2 116 (13.63%) SC Cleared
3 65 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (5.05%) Degree
6 42 (4.94%) DV Cleared
7 37 (4.35%) MCSE
7 37 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (4.23%) CCNP
9 32 (3.76%) CCNA
10 21 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (2.12%) RHCE
12 16 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
13 14 (1.65%) MCP
14 10 (1.18%) CISSP
15 9 (1.06%) CCIE
16 8 (0.94%) MCSA
17 7 (0.82%) AWS Certification
17 7 (0.82%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.29%) PCI DSS
1 28 (3.29%) SLA
2 19 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.88%) QA
4 9 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.94%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.71%) RMADS
7 2 (0.24%) BS25999
7 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) BS7799
8 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.12%) GCP
8 1 (0.12%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 283 (33.25%) Active Directory
2 140 (16.45%) Hyper-V
3 105 (12.34%) vSphere
4 95 (11.16%) VMware ESX
5 78 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
6 70 (8.23%) Virtual Machines
7 52 (6.11%) XenApp
8 41 (4.82%) vCloud
9 40 (4.70%) Docker
10 39 (4.58%) KVM
11 36 (4.23%) NFS
12 32 (3.76%) Virtual Servers
12 32 (3.76%) Xen
13 28 (3.29%) Virtual Desktop
14 26 (3.06%) XenDesktop
15 23 (2.70%) HDFS
15 23 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
16 14 (1.65%) XenServer
17 13 (1.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 12 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 159 (18.68%) Puppet
2 93 (10.93%) Ansible
3 64 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (5.99%) SCCM
5 38 (4.47%) Nagios
6 30 (3.53%) HAProxy
6 30 (3.53%) ZABBIX
7 29 (3.41%) SCOM
8 26 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
8 26 (3.06%) Nessus
9 22 (2.59%) Kibana
9 22 (2.59%) logstash
9 22 (2.59%) NetBackup
10 20 (2.35%) vRealize
11 15 (1.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 14 (1.65%) PowerCLI
13 13 (1.53%) SELinux
14 12 (1.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 11 (1.29%) Salt
15 11 (1.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 851 (100.00%) VMware
2 265 (31.14%) Microsoft
3 208 (24.44%) Cisco
4 165 (19.39%) Citrix
5 148 (17.39%) Red Hat
6 140 (16.45%) HP
7 93 (10.93%) EMC
8 86 (10.11%) Oracle
9 79 (9.28%) IBM
10 53 (6.23%) NetApp
11 43 (5.05%) Dell
12 42 (4.94%) 3PAR
13 40 (4.70%) Symantec
14 36 (4.23%) CheckPoint
15 29 (3.41%) F5
16 28 (3.29%) Palo Alto
17 27 (3.17%) Hortonworks
18 24 (2.82%) Fortinet
19 22 (2.59%) Veeam
20 20 (2.35%) Veritas
City, London
Red10
Rate: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden
aap3
Rate: £45.00 - £55.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago