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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 88 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 534 523 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.19% 2.08% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 23.81% 24.57% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 316 335
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.70 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £23.50 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £22.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+17.04% +1.14%
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
2243 2129 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.18% 8.48% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1310 1170
Average daily rate £388 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 150 171
Average hourly rate £17.42 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -7 111 £381 -4.68% 60
Hounslow - 4 £425 -
Hayes - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £475 -
Docklands, London +10 1 - - 1
Twickenham 0 1 - -
Bromley -6 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 3
Harrow - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1020 (100.00%) VMware
2 625 (61.27%) Windows
3 421 (41.27%) Active Directory
4 391 (38.33%) Microsoft
5 317 (31.08%) Citrix
6 316 (30.98%) Linux
7 315 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 267 (26.18%) SAN
9 227 (22.25%) Cisco
10 212 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 210 (20.59%) HP
12 204 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 202 (19.80%) Finance
14 190 (18.63%) DNS
14 190 (18.63%) ITIL
15 185 (18.14%) vSphere
16 172 (16.86%) UNIX
17 160 (15.69%) SQL
18 159 (15.59%) Firewall
19 154 (15.10%) Oracle
20 153 (15.00%) IBM
21 145 (14.22%) SQL Server
22 141 (13.82%) Windows 7
22 141 (13.82%) XenApp
23 138 (13.53%) VMware ESX
24 137 (13.43%) PowerShell
25 136 (13.33%) Puppet
26 125 (12.25%) DHCP
27 124 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2010
28 120 (11.76%) MS Excel

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 204 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 124 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (8.24%) SharePoint
4 76 (7.45%) WebSphere
5 69 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 68 (6.67%) IIS
7 60 (5.88%) WebLogic
8 48 (4.71%) Tomcat
9 44 (4.31%) Apache
9 44 (4.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 40 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
11 31 (3.04%) OpenStack
12 23 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (1.96%) Node.js
13 20 (1.96%) Lync
13 20 (1.96%) GlassFish
14 17 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (1.27%) nginx
16 10 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 120 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 93 (9.12%) MS Office
3 20 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.18%) MS Project
5 6 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.098%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.098%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.29%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.20%) RMDS
4 2 (0.20%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 72 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.78%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.84%) Office 365
5 18 (1.76%) SaaS
6 17 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.18%) Google App Engine
8 11 (1.08%) IaaS
9 7 (0.69%) IBM SmartCloud
10 5 (0.49%) PaaS
11 4 (0.39%) GitHub
12 1 (0.098%) Joyent
12 1 (0.098%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 267 (26.18%) SAN
2 190 (18.63%) DNS
3 159 (15.59%) Firewall
4 125 (12.25%) DHCP
5 108 (10.59%) WAN
6 99 (9.71%) LAN
7 85 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 75 (7.35%) NAS
9 71 (6.96%) VPN
10 47 (4.61%) VLAN
11 43 (4.22%) Internet
12 40 (3.92%) Wireless
13 39 (3.82%) VoIP
14 38 (3.73%) iSCSI
15 36 (3.53%) Fibre Channel
15 36 (3.53%) HTTP
16 35 (3.43%) MPLS
17 26 (2.55%) NetScaler
18 25 (2.45%) Network Security
19 24 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (4.22%) Oracle Exadata
4 31 (3.04%) Oracle Database
5 27 (2.65%) MySQL
6 21 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.37%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.78%) Big Data
13 7 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.59%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.39%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 47 (4.61%) Jenkins
2 40 (3.92%) JIRA
3 36 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.76%) Maven
5 16 (1.57%) MSI
6 14 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 13 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.18%) IntelliJ
9 10 (0.98%) Capybara
10 7 (0.69%) Hudson
11 6 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.29%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.29%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.29%) JMeter
13 3 (0.29%) Subversion
14 2 (0.20%) Selenium
14 2 (0.20%) JUnit
14 2 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 202 (19.80%) Finance
2 67 (6.57%) Banking
3 43 (4.22%) Financial Institution
4 27 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.55%) Retail
6 23 (2.25%) Legal
7 19 (1.86%) Law
8 17 (1.67%) Publishing
9 15 (1.47%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.98%) Advertising
11 7 (0.69%) Games
12 6 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.59%) Marketing
13 5 (0.49%) Electronics
13 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.39%) Back Office
14 4 (0.39%) Local Government
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
16 2 (0.20%) Czech Language
16 2 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 134 (13.14%) Architect
2 117 (11.47%) Analyst
3 100 (9.80%) Administrator
4 97 (9.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 88 (8.63%) Consultant
6 64 (6.27%) Infrastructure Architect
7 56 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 51 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 44 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
9 44 (4.31%) Support Engineer
10 40 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
11 39 (3.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 39 (3.82%) Server Engineer
12 33 (3.24%) 2nd Line Support
13 32 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
13 32 (3.14%) Project Manager
14 29 (2.84%) Desktop Support
14 29 (2.84%) Developer
14 29 (2.84%) DevOps Engineer
15 27 (2.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.22%) Web Services
2 39 (3.82%) Middleware
3 37 (3.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (2.75%) .NET
5 24 (2.35%) HTML
6 21 (2.06%) CSS
7 15 (1.47%) LAMP
8 11 (1.08%) HTML5
9 10 (0.98%) Sinatra
9 10 (0.98%) CSS3
9 10 (0.98%) Sass
9 10 (0.98%) J2EE
10 8 (0.78%) Servlets
10 8 (0.78%) MCollective
11 7 (0.69%) XML
11 7 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (0.59%) Application Packaging
13 5 (0.49%) XSLT
13 5 (0.49%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.39%) Clustering
2 90 (8.82%) Replication
3 76 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (6.18%) Blackberry
5 47 (4.61%) Open Source
6 42 (4.12%) Hedge funds
7 31 (3.04%) Thin Client
7 31 (3.04%) Fat Client
8 26 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.16%) Computer Science
10 15 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.88%) NHS
11 9 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (0.88%) iPhone
12 8 (0.78%) Firmware
12 8 (0.78%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.59%) HACMP
13 6 (0.59%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.59%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 625 (61.27%) Windows
2 316 (30.98%) Linux
3 315 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 212 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 172 (16.86%) UNIX
6 141 (13.82%) Windows 7
7 107 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (7.35%) Windows XP
9 69 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 42 (4.12%) SELinux
10 42 (4.12%) Solaris
11 33 (3.24%) AIX
12 25 (2.45%) Windows 8
13 23 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
13 23 (2.25%) Ubuntu
14 20 (1.96%) CentOS
15 19 (1.86%) SUSE
16 17 (1.67%) Windows 2000
17 13 (1.27%) Windows Vista
18 12 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (18.63%) ITIL
2 114 (11.18%) Migration
3 105 (10.29%) DevOps
4 102 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 94 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 50 (4.90%) Service Management
7 50 (4.90%) Change Management
8 42 (4.12%) SOA
8 42 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (3.43%) Project Management
10 33 (3.24%) Load Balancing
11 32 (3.14%) TOGAF
12 31 (3.04%) Information Security
13 30 (2.94%) Service Delivery
14 28 (2.75%) PRINCE2
14 28 (2.75%) High Availability
14 28 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (2.65%) Release Management
16 26 (2.55%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (15.69%) SQL
2 137 (13.43%) PowerShell
3 88 (8.63%) Ruby
4 74 (7.25%) Python
5 73 (7.16%) Bash Shell
6 69 (6.76%) Java
7 50 (4.90%) Shell Script
8 49 (4.80%) Perl
9 40 (3.92%) C
10 33 (3.24%) VBScript
10 33 (3.24%) VB
11 20 (1.96%) JavaScript
12 12 (1.18%) PHP
13 10 (0.98%) VBA
14 8 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.78%) Korn
15 6 (0.59%) C#
15 6 (0.59%) Scala
16 3 (0.29%) C-shell
16 3 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 111 (10.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (7.94%) MCSE
3 61 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 56 (5.49%) Security Cleared
5 50 (4.90%) Degree
6 42 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (3.92%) MCITP
8 32 (3.14%) SC Cleared
9 31 (3.04%) CCNA
10 30 (2.94%) MCP
11 24 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
12 21 (2.06%) CCA
13 18 (1.76%) MCSA
14 15 (1.47%) VCDX
14 15 (1.47%) VCAP
15 14 (1.37%) MCTS
16 13 (1.27%) CCNP
16 13 (1.27%) CISSP
17 12 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (1.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.55%) SLA
2 21 (2.06%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.08%) QA
4 9 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 421 (41.27%) Active Directory
2 185 (18.14%) vSphere
3 141 (13.82%) XenApp
4 138 (13.53%) VMware ESX
5 109 (10.69%) Hyper-V
6 68 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (5.29%) vCloud
8 47 (4.61%) XenDesktop
8 47 (4.61%) Oracle RAC
9 46 (4.51%) XenServer
10 43 (4.22%) NFS
11 39 (3.82%) Xen
12 28 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
13 21 (2.06%) VMware Server
14 18 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
15 17 (1.67%) Terminal Services
16 16 (1.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 14 (1.37%) ISA Server
17 14 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 13 (1.27%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 136 (13.33%) Puppet
2 110 (10.78%) SCCM
3 48 (4.71%) Backup Exec
4 46 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (3.73%) Nagios
6 35 (3.43%) SCOM
7 33 (3.24%) Tivoli
8 24 (2.35%) WSUS
9 22 (2.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 18 (1.76%) HP SIM
11 17 (1.67%) MAILsweeper
12 16 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 16 (1.57%) MIMEsweeper
12 16 (1.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 16 (1.57%) Vagrant
13 15 (1.47%) Ansible
13 15 (1.47%) NetBackup
14 12 (1.18%) Salt
15 10 (0.98%) Graylog2
15 10 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 1020 (100.00%) VMware
2 391 (38.33%) Microsoft
3 317 (31.08%) Citrix
4 227 (22.25%) Cisco
5 210 (20.59%) HP
6 154 (15.10%) Oracle
7 153 (15.00%) IBM
8 112 (10.98%) NetApp
9 90 (8.82%) EMC
10 74 (7.25%) Red Hat
11 71 (6.96%) Symantec
12 37 (3.63%) Remedy
13 34 (3.33%) JBoss
14 32 (3.14%) CheckPoint
15 30 (2.94%) Dell
15 30 (2.94%) LANDesk
16 28 (2.75%) SolarWinds
16 28 (2.75%) Juniper
17 26 (2.55%) BMC
17 26 (2.55%) Altiris
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £540 - £565 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180.00 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £390 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £16 to £20 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £314.16 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Venturi
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £160 to £175 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Atech Support
Rate: From £100 to £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £380 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 25 days ago