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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 83 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 518 436 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.34% 1.93% 1.80%
As % of the System Software category 25.78% 23.42% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 308 242
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 22
Average hourly rate £22.83 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.35 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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
2009 1862 1698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.06% 8.23% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1184 1009
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 145 150
Average hourly rate £18.24 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 139 £408 +1.87% 48
Croydon -4 16 £350 -20.00% 1
Canary Wharf -6 5 - -
Docklands, London - 5 £488 -
New Malden - 4 - - 4
Chessington +2 2 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - - 1
Isleworth - 1 £375 - 1
Hackney - 1 £425 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1035 (100.00%) VMware
2 705 (68.12%) Windows
3 419 (40.48%) Active Directory
4 395 (38.16%) Microsoft
5 324 (31.30%) Citrix
6 296 (28.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 290 (28.02%) Cisco
8 284 (27.44%) SAN
9 264 (25.51%) Linux
10 217 (20.97%) ITIL
11 205 (19.81%) vSphere
12 199 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 199 (19.23%) DNS
12 199 (19.23%) Finance
13 188 (18.16%) HP
14 179 (17.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 178 (17.20%) MS Exchange
16 169 (16.33%) SQL
16 169 (16.33%) Firewall
17 163 (15.75%) Hyper-V
18 155 (14.98%) SQL Server
19 139 (13.43%) XenApp
20 135 (13.04%) PowerShell
21 134 (12.95%) DHCP
22 133 (12.85%) NetApp
23 126 (12.17%) LAN
23 126 (12.17%) WAN
23 126 (12.17%) Migration
23 126 (12.17%) Puppet
24 122 (11.79%) MS Excel

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 178 (17.20%) MS Exchange
2 95 (9.18%) IIS
3 88 (8.50%) SharePoint
4 86 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 68 (6.57%) OpenStack
6 57 (5.51%) Apache
7 48 (4.64%) Tomcat
8 45 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 39 (3.77%) Lync
10 38 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 37 (3.57%) WebSphere
12 33 (3.19%) Node.js
13 29 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 28 (2.71%) nginx
15 26 (2.51%) JBoss
16 21 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
17 20 (1.93%) WebLogic
18 16 (1.55%) Jetty
19 15 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
20 14 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 122 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 69 (6.67%) MS Office
3 38 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.74%) MS Project
6 4 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.097%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.097%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 24 (2.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.58%) RMDS
4 4 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.19%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.097%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.097%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 107 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (2.71%) Office 365
5 24 (2.32%) IaaS
6 22 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.35%) SaaS
7 14 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.97%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.77%) PaaS
9 8 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.48%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.48%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.39%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.29%) GitHub
12 3 (0.29%) Heroku
13 2 (0.19%) Yammer
14 1 (0.097%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.097%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 284 (27.44%) SAN
2 199 (19.23%) DNS
3 169 (16.33%) Firewall
4 134 (12.95%) DHCP
5 126 (12.17%) LAN
5 126 (12.17%) WAN
6 109 (10.53%) NAS
7 100 (9.66%) TCP/IP
8 75 (7.25%) VPN
9 61 (5.89%) NetScaler
10 45 (4.35%) Network Security
11 43 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
11 43 (4.15%) MPLS
12 42 (4.06%) Internet
13 38 (3.67%) VLAN
14 36 (3.48%) Wireless
14 36 (3.48%) LDAP
14 36 (3.48%) HTTP
14 36 (3.48%) OSPF
15 34 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (14.98%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.38%) MySQL
3 27 (2.61%) MongoDB
4 23 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (1.93%) NoSQL
6 19 (1.84%) Redis
7 13 (1.26%) Hadoop
8 12 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.06%) Big Data
10 9 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
11 7 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.48%) FileMaker
13 5 (0.48%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.48%) HBase
Development Applications
1 71 (6.86%) Jenkins
2 58 (5.60%) Git (software)
3 31 (3.00%) JIRA
4 19 (1.84%) Subversion
5 17 (1.64%) Maven
5 17 (1.64%) Hudson
6 12 (1.16%) Artifactory
7 11 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.06%) Gerrit
7 11 (1.06%) Mercurial
8 10 (0.97%) TeamCity
8 10 (0.97%) MSI
9 8 (0.77%) Selenium
9 8 (0.77%) SonarQube
10 5 (0.48%) IntelliJ
10 5 (0.48%) JMeter
10 5 (0.48%) Capybara
10 5 (0.48%) Gradle
10 5 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 199 (19.23%) Finance
2 65 (6.28%) Banking
3 37 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.42%) Investment Banking
5 20 (1.93%) Retail
6 18 (1.74%) Back Office
7 17 (1.64%) Publishing
7 17 (1.64%) Legal
8 16 (1.55%) Law
9 14 (1.35%) French Language
10 13 (1.26%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.97%) Marketing
12 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.48%) Local Government
13 5 (0.48%) Electronics
13 5 (0.48%) Games
14 4 (0.39%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.29%) Military
15 3 (0.29%) Front Office
15 3 (0.29%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 142 (13.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 127 (12.27%) Architect
3 91 (8.79%) Analyst
3 91 (8.79%) Consultant
4 76 (7.34%) Administrator
5 62 (5.99%) Infrastructure Architect
6 55 (5.31%) Server Engineer
7 51 (4.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 50 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
8 50 (4.83%) Support Engineer
9 49 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
10 38 (3.67%) Support Analyst
11 36 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
12 34 (3.29%) Project Manager
13 33 (3.19%) Technical Architect
14 31 (3.00%) Network Engineer
15 29 (2.80%) Wintel Engineer
16 26 (2.51%) Desktop Support
17 24 (2.32%) Linux Engineer
17 24 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.44%) Middleware
1 46 (4.44%) .NET
2 41 (3.96%) Web Services
3 28 (2.71%) XML
4 26 (2.51%) J2EE
5 18 (1.74%) HTML
6 14 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (0.97%) Application Packaging
7 10 (0.97%) REST
7 10 (0.97%) CSS3
7 10 (0.97%) HTML5
7 10 (0.97%) LAMP
7 10 (0.97%) CSS
8 9 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (0.77%) Play Framework
9 8 (0.77%) XSLT
10 7 (0.68%) Rendezvous
11 6 (0.58%) Drools
11 6 (0.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 86 (8.31%) Clustering
2 67 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.41%) Replication
4 47 (4.54%) Thin Client
4 47 (4.54%) Fat Client
5 31 (3.00%) Blackberry
6 23 (2.22%) Open Source
7 22 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 22 (2.13%) Private Cloud
8 21 (2.03%) CMDB
9 19 (1.84%) Hedge funds
10 17 (1.64%) PKI
11 16 (1.55%) CLARiiON
12 15 (1.45%) FlexPod
13 12 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.06%) NHS
15 10 (0.97%) EqualLogic
15 10 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 705 (68.12%) Windows
2 296 (28.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 264 (25.51%) Linux
4 199 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 179 (17.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 113 (10.92%) Windows 7
7 72 (6.96%) UNIX
8 68 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (3.96%) Solaris
10 33 (3.19%) CentOS
11 28 (2.71%) Ubuntu
12 27 (2.61%) Windows XP
13 24 (2.32%) Windows 8
14 17 (1.64%) Mac OS X
15 13 (1.26%) Debian
16 12 (1.16%) Android
17 9 (0.87%) AIX
17 9 (0.87%) Windows Vista
18 8 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
19 7 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (20.97%) ITIL
2 126 (12.17%) Migration
3 97 (9.37%) Configuration Management
4 96 (9.28%) DevOps
5 91 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 72 (6.96%) Project Management
8 64 (6.18%) Capacity Planning
9 56 (5.41%) Load Balancing
10 49 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (4.54%) Service Management
12 41 (3.96%) ITSM
13 35 (3.38%) Incident Management
14 34 (3.29%) Change Management
15 33 (3.19%) Service Delivery
15 33 (3.19%) PRINCE2
16 32 (3.09%) E-Commerce
17 30 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
18 27 (2.61%) Business Continuity
18 27 (2.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 169 (16.33%) SQL
2 135 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 87 (8.41%) Python
4 82 (7.92%) Ruby
5 80 (7.73%) Java
6 57 (5.51%) Perl
7 54 (5.22%) Bash Shell
8 37 (3.57%) VBScript
9 36 (3.48%) C
10 29 (2.80%) C#
11 21 (2.03%) PHP
12 20 (1.93%) JavaScript
13 16 (1.55%) VB
14 14 (1.35%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.77%) Korn
16 7 (0.68%) Groovy
17 5 (0.48%) Go
17 5 (0.48%) Scala
18 4 (0.39%) R
18 4 (0.39%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 121 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (8.31%) MCSE
3 84 (8.12%) Security Cleared
4 81 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (6.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 57 (5.51%) SC Cleared
7 51 (4.93%) MCITP
8 47 (4.54%) CCNA
9 45 (4.35%) CCNP
10 32 (3.09%) Degree
11 30 (2.90%) MCSA
12 26 (2.51%) Citrix Certification
13 23 (2.22%) MCP
14 19 (1.84%) VCP5
15 18 (1.74%) CCSE
16 17 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (1.64%) MCTS
17 15 (1.45%) DV Cleared
18 14 (1.35%) CCA
19 13 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.77%) SLA
2 20 (1.93%) QA
3 13 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 419 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 205 (19.81%) vSphere
3 163 (15.75%) Hyper-V
4 139 (13.43%) XenApp
5 105 (10.14%) VMware ESX
6 73 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
7 72 (6.96%) XenDesktop
8 63 (6.09%) vCloud
9 42 (4.06%) NFS
10 41 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 38 (3.67%) XenServer
12 35 (3.38%) Xen
13 28 (2.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 23 (2.22%) VMware Server
15 21 (2.03%) KVM
16 18 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (1.45%) VirtualBox
18 13 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 12 (1.16%) Docker
19 12 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 126 (12.17%) Puppet
2 108 (10.43%) SCCM
3 73 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (5.31%) SCOM
5 44 (4.25%) Ansible
6 32 (3.09%) Salt
7 31 (3.00%) Nagios
8 28 (2.71%) ZABBIX
9 25 (2.42%) EdgeSight
10 23 (2.22%) Vagrant
11 21 (2.03%) HP SIM
11 21 (2.03%) SCVMM
12 19 (1.84%) NetBackup
13 16 (1.55%) WSUS
13 16 (1.55%) AirWatch
14 15 (1.45%) Backup Exec
15 12 (1.16%) Rundeck
16 11 (1.06%) Kibana
16 11 (1.06%) HAProxy
16 11 (1.06%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1035 (100.00%) VMware
2 395 (38.16%) Microsoft
3 324 (31.30%) Citrix
4 290 (28.02%) Cisco
5 188 (18.16%) HP
6 133 (12.85%) NetApp
7 107 (10.34%) Oracle
8 99 (9.57%) IBM
9 88 (8.50%) Red Hat
9 88 (8.50%) EMC
10 64 (6.18%) CheckPoint
11 59 (5.70%) Dell
12 52 (5.02%) F5
13 40 (3.86%) 3PAR
14 35 (3.38%) Juniper
15 33 (3.19%) Remedy
16 31 (3.00%) Symantec
17 28 (2.71%) Brocade
17 28 (2.71%) BMC
17 28 (2.71%) Veritas
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £475 - 535 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £535 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £350 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago