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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / London
Rank 116 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 421 495 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.17% 2.41% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 17.51% 24.03% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 341 341
Median daily rate £434 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £625 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £26.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.96% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.46 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%

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
2405 2060 1907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.42% 10.04% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1672 1424 1246
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 83 121
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.40 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% +35.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.48 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 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 -10 63 £438 +9.37% 31
Croydon +8 20 £470 +13.93%
New Malden +2 9 - -
Feltham +1 4 £483 +75.45%
Docklands, London 0 2 £600 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £675 +86.20%
Bromley - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 922 (100.00%) VMware
2 471 (51.08%) Windows
3 408 (44.25%) Linux
4 302 (32.75%) Active Directory
5 283 (30.69%) Microsoft
6 249 (27.01%) Windows Server
7 220 (23.86%) DNS
8 217 (23.54%) Cisco
9 215 (23.32%) Firewall
10 198 (21.48%) DevOps
11 189 (20.50%) Puppet
12 185 (20.07%) SAN
13 182 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
14 177 (19.20%) Finance
15 170 (18.44%) Red Hat
16 169 (18.33%) Security Cleared
17 158 (17.14%) PowerShell
18 152 (16.49%) Bash Shell
19 151 (16.38%) ITIL
20 150 (16.27%) Citrix
21 149 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
22 147 (15.94%) Unix
23 145 (15.73%) HP
24 142 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
25 141 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
26 140 (15.18%) Hyper-V
27 139 (15.08%) SC Cleared
28 129 (13.99%) Python
29 128 (13.88%) Apache
30 125 (13.56%) Data Centre

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
1 128 (13.88%) Apache
2 96 (10.41%) Tomcat
3 85 (9.22%) MS Exchange
4 67 (7.27%) IIS
5 46 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 44 (4.77%) nginx
7 41 (4.45%) OpenStack
8 34 (3.69%) SharePoint
9 33 (3.58%) WebSphere
10 31 (3.36%) Jetty
11 26 (2.82%) WildFly
12 24 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 24 (2.60%) Mule ESB
13 19 (2.06%) Skype for Business
14 18 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 16 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (1.30%) Confluence
17 10 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
18 9 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 85 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.80%) MS Office
3 15 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.33%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) RMDS
5 1 (0.11%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 182 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (12.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (6.83%) Office 365
4 43 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (4.23%) IaaS
6 26 (2.82%) PaaS
7 21 (2.28%) SaaS
8 19 (2.06%) GitHub
9 17 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (1.08%) G Suite
13 6 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.65%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.65%) Trello
14 4 (0.43%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.33%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 220 (23.86%) DNS
2 215 (23.32%) Firewall
3 185 (20.07%) SAN
4 124 (13.45%) TCP/IP
5 106 (11.50%) DHCP
6 96 (10.41%) WAN
7 93 (10.09%) LAN
8 68 (7.38%) VPN
9 58 (6.29%) LDAP
10 55 (5.97%) VLAN
11 46 (4.99%) NAS
12 44 (4.77%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (4.34%) Internet
14 38 (4.12%) HTTP
15 37 (4.01%) iSCSI
16 34 (3.69%) SSL
17 27 (2.93%) Reverse Proxy
18 26 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
19 25 (2.71%) DMZ
19 25 (2.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 76 (8.24%) MySQL
3 60 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 38 (4.12%) Big Data
6 29 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.08%) MongoDB
10 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.87%) DB2
11 8 (0.87%) HBase
12 7 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.65%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.43%) Ingres
14 4 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (0.43%) Redis
15 3 (0.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 101 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 84 (9.11%) Jenkins
3 31 (3.36%) Gerrit
4 27 (2.93%) GitLab
5 24 (2.60%) Mercurial
6 14 (1.52%) JIRA
6 14 (1.52%) Maven
7 12 (1.30%) Subversion
8 10 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (1.08%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.98%) Bundler
10 8 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.76%) Selenium
12 5 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (0.43%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.43%) Toad
13 4 (0.43%) Travis CI
14 3 (0.33%) Hudson
14 3 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 177 (19.20%) Finance
2 69 (7.48%) Banking
3 23 (2.49%) Retail
4 20 (2.17%) Back Office
4 20 (2.17%) Publishing
5 17 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.74%) Law
6 16 (1.74%) Legal
7 13 (1.41%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.19%) Advertising
9 9 (0.98%) Games
10 8 (0.87%) Marketing
11 7 (0.76%) Billing
11 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) French Language
15 1 (0.11%) German Language
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (14.10%) Architect
2 122 (13.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 119 (12.91%) Administrator
4 109 (11.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 92 (9.98%) Systems Administrator
6 85 (9.22%) Analyst
7 70 (7.59%) VMware Engineer
8 62 (6.72%) Infrastructure Architect
9 58 (6.29%) Linux Administrator
10 50 (5.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 43 (4.66%) Support Analyst
12 42 (4.56%) Consultant
12 42 (4.56%) Linux Engineer
13 37 (4.01%) VMWare Administrator
14 34 (3.69%) Support Engineer
14 34 (3.69%) Windows Engineer
15 29 (3.15%) AWS Engineer
16 28 (3.04%) 2nd Line Support
17 26 (2.82%) Network Engineer
17 26 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.07%) LAMP
2 54 (5.86%) Middleware
3 38 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
4 33 (3.58%) LAPP Stack
5 32 (3.47%) Web Services
6 25 (2.71%) LEMP Stack
7 20 (2.17%) .NET
8 14 (1.52%) ELK Stack
8 14 (1.52%) XML
9 12 (1.30%) Node.js
9 12 (1.30%) REST
10 11 (1.19%) HTML
11 10 (1.08%) J2EE
11 10 (1.08%) SAML
12 9 (0.98%) libvirt
13 8 (0.87%) SOAP
14 7 (0.76%) MCollective
14 7 (0.76%) Rendezvous
14 7 (0.76%) XSLT
15 5 (0.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 61 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 42 (4.56%) Clustering
5 36 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.82%) Private Cloud
7 25 (2.71%) Replication
8 24 (2.60%) EMC VNX
8 24 (2.60%) PKI
9 23 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (2.49%) Public Cloud
10 22 (2.39%) Blackberry
11 15 (1.63%) EMC VMAX
12 12 (1.30%) NHS
12 12 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (1.30%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.19%) Fat Client
13 11 (1.19%) Thin Client
14 9 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 471 (51.08%) Windows
2 408 (44.25%) Linux
3 249 (27.01%) Windows Server
4 149 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 147 (15.94%) Unix
6 141 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (11.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 93 (10.09%) CentOS
9 67 (7.27%) Windows 7
10 66 (7.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 65 (7.05%) Ubuntu
12 56 (6.07%) Solaris
13 41 (4.45%) Windows 10
14 33 (3.58%) AIX
15 28 (3.04%) SUSE
16 27 (2.93%) Oracle Linux
17 21 (2.28%) Mac OS X
18 15 (1.63%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 7 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (21.48%) DevOps
2 151 (16.38%) ITIL
3 142 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (12.69%) Configuration Management
5 105 (11.39%) Migration
6 98 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (10.20%) Load Balancing
8 85 (9.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 74 (8.03%) Scrum
10 62 (6.72%) High Availability
11 53 (5.75%) Open Source
12 49 (5.31%) Service Management
13 46 (4.99%) Project Management
14 44 (4.77%) Change Management
15 42 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
15 42 (4.56%) SIEM
16 40 (4.34%) Problem Management
17 38 (4.12%) Build Automation
18 36 (3.90%) Information Security
18 36 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 158 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 152 (16.49%) Bash Shell
3 129 (13.99%) Python
4 117 (12.69%) SQL
5 116 (12.58%) Perl
6 71 (7.70%) Java
7 47 (5.10%) Ruby
8 31 (3.36%) PHP
9 29 (3.15%) Shell Script
10 26 (2.82%) C#
11 24 (2.60%) C
12 21 (2.28%) Korn
13 16 (1.74%) JavaScript
14 12 (1.30%) VBScript
15 11 (1.19%) VB
16 10 (1.08%) AWK
16 10 (1.08%) sed
17 5 (0.54%) C-shell
18 4 (0.43%) Bourne shell
18 4 (0.43%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 169 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 139 (15.08%) SC Cleared
3 62 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (4.88%) Degree
5 44 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (4.45%) DV Cleared
7 39 (4.23%) CCNA
8 35 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 32 (3.47%) MCSE
10 31 (3.36%) CCNP
11 27 (2.93%) BPSS Clearance
12 21 (2.28%) RHCE
13 19 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.63%) CISSP
15 10 (1.08%) AWS Certification
15 10 (1.08%) CCIE
15 10 (1.08%) RHCSA
16 9 (0.98%) RHCA
17 8 (0.87%) BC Cleared
17 8 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 34 (3.69%) SLA
3 29 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.84%) QA
4 17 (1.84%) RMADS
5 9 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.65%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.54%) COBIT
7 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) BS25999
8 1 (0.11%) BS7799
8 1 (0.11%) GCP
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 302 (32.75%) Active Directory
2 140 (15.18%) Hyper-V
3 109 (11.82%) vSphere
4 90 (9.76%) VMware ESX
5 84 (9.11%) VMware ESXi
6 79 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
7 56 (6.07%) Docker
7 56 (6.07%) vCloud
8 48 (5.21%) Xen
9 47 (5.10%) KVM
9 47 (5.10%) NFS
10 46 (4.99%) XenApp
11 31 (3.36%) HDFS
12 30 (3.25%) Virtual Servers
13 24 (2.60%) Virtual Desktop
14 18 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
15 17 (1.84%) XenServer
16 16 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 14 (1.52%) VirtualBox
17 14 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 189 (20.50%) Puppet
2 103 (11.17%) Ansible
3 70 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (5.75%) SCCM
5 46 (4.99%) Nagios
6 41 (4.45%) HAProxy
6 41 (4.45%) ZABBIX
7 37 (4.01%) Nessus
8 32 (3.47%) SCOM
9 29 (3.15%) Kibana
9 29 (3.15%) logstash
10 28 (3.04%) Microsoft Clustering
11 27 (2.93%) NetBackup
12 24 (2.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 23 (2.49%) vRealize
14 16 (1.74%) WSUS
15 15 (1.63%) SELinux
16 13 (1.41%) OpenView
16 13 (1.41%) Salt
16 13 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 922 (100.00%) VMware
2 283 (30.69%) Microsoft
3 217 (23.54%) Cisco
4 170 (18.44%) Red Hat
5 150 (16.27%) Citrix
6 145 (15.73%) HP
7 110 (11.93%) EMC
8 100 (10.85%) Oracle
9 89 (9.65%) IBM
10 64 (6.94%) NetApp
11 51 (5.53%) Dell
12 46 (4.99%) 3PAR
13 40 (4.34%) CheckPoint
14 34 (3.69%) Hortonworks
15 33 (3.58%) Symantec
16 32 (3.47%) Sun
17 30 (3.25%) Veritas
18 24 (2.60%) AlienVault
18 24 (2.60%) Google
19 23 (2.49%) Veeam
City, London
Red10
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
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London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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London
onezeero.
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
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London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
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Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
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Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £20 to £28 per hour 4 Months +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Plan-net
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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onezeero.
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
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Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
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FT Select
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Hydrogen Group
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onezeero.
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