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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 89 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 498 495 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.19% 2.08% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 25.54% 22.93% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 338 247
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -63.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.85 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
1950 2159 1727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.57% 9.07% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1358 996
Average daily rate £375 £380 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 118 214
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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 -5 117 £375 -4.94% 47
Kingston Upon Thames -9 4 £200 -43.85%
Enfield - 3 - -
Hayes - 2 - - 2
Bromley +3 1 - -
Croydon +2 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Greenwich - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Morden - - - -
New Malden - - - - 2
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1031 (100.00%) VMware
2 657 (63.72%) Windows
3 438 (42.48%) Active Directory
4 389 (37.73%) Microsoft
5 316 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 311 (30.16%) Linux
7 308 (29.87%) Citrix
8 267 (25.90%) SAN
9 246 (23.86%) Cisco
10 234 (22.70%) MS Exchange
11 206 (19.98%) ITIL
12 204 (19.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 196 (19.01%) HP
14 188 (18.23%) Finance
14 188 (18.23%) vSphere
15 175 (16.97%) DNS
16 165 (16.00%) Hyper-V
17 164 (15.91%) Firewall
18 154 (14.94%) SQL Server
18 154 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
19 143 (13.87%) Puppet
19 143 (13.87%) UNIX
20 136 (13.19%) XenApp
20 136 (13.19%) Windows 7
21 134 (13.00%) VMware ESX
22 133 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
23 132 (12.80%) SQL
24 124 (12.03%) PowerShell
25 123 (11.93%) NetApp
26 121 (11.74%) Migration

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 234 (22.70%) MS Exchange
2 154 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (8.05%) SharePoint
4 82 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 58 (5.63%) IIS
6 57 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 57 (5.53%) WebSphere
7 56 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 47 (4.56%) WebLogic
9 44 (4.27%) Tomcat
10 43 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 41 (3.98%) Apache
12 40 (3.88%) OpenStack
13 33 (3.20%) Node.js
14 27 (2.62%) JBoss
15 19 (1.84%) Lync
16 16 (1.55%) GlassFish
17 12 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
18 9 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
19 8 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 115 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 91 (8.83%) MS Office
3 31 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.65%) MS Project
5 12 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.097%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.097%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.097%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.19%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.19%) RMDS
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.097%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (2.72%) Office 365
5 20 (1.94%) SaaS
6 14 (1.36%) IaaS
7 12 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.58%) GitHub
9 6 (0.58%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
11 4 (0.39%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.39%) PaaS
12 3 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 267 (25.90%) SAN
2 175 (16.97%) DNS
3 164 (15.91%) Firewall
4 116 (11.25%) DHCP
5 99 (9.60%) WAN
6 96 (9.31%) NAS
7 87 (8.44%) LAN
8 77 (7.47%) VPN
9 64 (6.21%) TCP/IP
10 56 (5.43%) VLAN
11 51 (4.95%) NetScaler
12 48 (4.66%) Internet
13 45 (4.36%) iSCSI
14 40 (3.88%) MPLS
15 36 (3.49%) VoIP
16 35 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
17 27 (2.62%) Wireless
18 22 (2.13%) HTTP
19 20 (1.94%) BIG-IP
19 20 (1.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (3.20%) Oracle Exadata
4 30 (2.91%) MySQL
5 23 (2.23%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 17 (1.65%) Redis
7 17 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.16%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.16%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.07%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.97%) Big Data
13 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.68%) MariaDB
15 6 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.48%) SAP HANA
16 5 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 60 (5.82%) Jenkins
2 57 (5.53%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.91%) Maven
4 28 (2.72%) JIRA
5 19 (1.84%) MSI
6 17 (1.65%) TeamCity
7 15 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 14 (1.36%) IntelliJ
9 13 (1.26%) Hudson
10 12 (1.16%) Artifactory
10 12 (1.16%) Capybara
10 12 (1.16%) Subversion
11 7 (0.68%) Selenium
12 6 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.39%) JMeter
14 4 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 188 (18.23%) Finance
2 69 (6.69%) Banking
3 53 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.23%) Financial Institution
5 22 (2.13%) Legal
6 21 (2.04%) Retail
7 20 (1.94%) Publishing
8 19 (1.84%) Law
9 18 (1.75%) Marketing
10 17 (1.65%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.45%) Advertising
12 11 (1.07%) French Language
13 10 (0.97%) Games
13 10 (0.97%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.68%) Back Office
15 6 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.39%) Electronics
16 4 (0.39%) Front Office
17 3 (0.29%) German Language
18 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 120 (11.64%) Architect
3 96 (9.31%) Consultant
4 95 (9.21%) Analyst
5 74 (7.18%) Administrator
6 63 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
7 60 (5.82%) Support Engineer
8 51 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
9 49 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 42 (4.07%) Support Analyst
11 38 (3.69%) VMware Engineer
12 35 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
12 35 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
13 34 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
13 34 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
14 33 (3.20%) Project Manager
15 31 (3.01%) Developer
15 31 (3.01%) Server Engineer
16 29 (2.81%) Technical Architect
17 26 (2.52%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (4.27%) Middleware
2 42 (4.07%) Web Services
3 29 (2.81%) WebSphere MQ
4 27 (2.62%) HTML
5 26 (2.52%) .NET
6 21 (2.04%) CSS
7 16 (1.55%) HTML5
8 15 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
8 15 (1.45%) CSS3
9 14 (1.36%) LAMP
10 12 (1.16%) Application Packaging
10 12 (1.16%) Sinatra
10 12 (1.16%) Sass
11 9 (0.87%) MCollective
12 8 (0.78%) XML
13 7 (0.68%) SOAP
14 6 (0.58%) J2EE
14 6 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (0.58%) REST
14 6 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.70%) Replication
2 94 (9.12%) Clustering
3 80 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (5.53%) Blackberry
5 39 (3.78%) Thin Client
5 39 (3.78%) Fat Client
6 31 (3.01%) Open Source
7 24 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.04%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.07%) CMDB
10 10 (0.97%) Online Games
10 10 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 10 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (0.87%) HACMP
11 9 (0.87%) PKI
12 8 (0.78%) CESG
12 8 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (0.78%) iPad
13 7 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 657 (63.72%) Windows
2 316 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 311 (30.16%) Linux
4 204 (19.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 143 (13.87%) UNIX
6 136 (13.19%) Windows 7
7 133 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (7.76%) Windows XP
9 67 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 40 (3.88%) CentOS
10 40 (3.88%) Solaris
11 33 (3.20%) Ubuntu
12 27 (2.62%) Windows 8
13 23 (2.23%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (2.13%) AIX
15 15 (1.45%) Windows Vista
15 15 (1.45%) Mac OS X
16 11 (1.07%) SUSE
17 8 (0.78%) Android
18 7 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (19.98%) ITIL
2 121 (11.74%) Migration
3 108 (10.48%) DevOps
4 105 (10.18%) Configuration Management
5 103 (9.99%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 55 (5.33%) Project Management
8 52 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (4.27%) Service Management
9 44 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 43 (4.17%) High Availability
11 37 (3.59%) Load Balancing
12 36 (3.49%) Change Management
12 36 (3.49%) SOA
12 36 (3.49%) Scrum
13 33 (3.20%) PRINCE2
14 32 (3.10%) Problem Management
15 31 (3.01%) Information Security
16 28 (2.72%) ITSM
16 28 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 132 (12.80%) SQL
2 124 (12.03%) PowerShell
3 99 (9.60%) Ruby
4 95 (9.21%) Python
5 70 (6.79%) Perl
5 70 (6.79%) Java
6 66 (6.40%) Bash Shell
7 38 (3.69%) Shell Script
8 31 (3.01%) VBScript
9 24 (2.33%) C
10 21 (2.04%) PHP
11 19 (1.84%) JavaScript
12 16 (1.55%) C#
13 14 (1.36%) VB
13 14 (1.36%) Scala
14 11 (1.07%) VBA
14 11 (1.07%) Golang
15 8 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.39%) Haskell
16 4 (0.39%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 118 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (7.08%) MCSE
3 66 (6.40%) Security Cleared
4 62 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (5.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 50 (4.85%) CCNA
7 41 (3.98%) SC Cleared
8 40 (3.88%) MCITP
9 39 (3.78%) Degree
10 25 (2.42%) MCSA
11 18 (1.75%) MCP
12 17 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (1.65%) MCTS
13 15 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.36%) CISM
14 14 (1.36%) CISSP
15 12 (1.16%) CCSA
15 12 (1.16%) JNCIA
15 12 (1.16%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.52%) SLA
2 14 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.16%) QA
4 7 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.097%) COBIT
System Software
1 438 (42.48%) Active Directory
2 188 (18.23%) vSphere
3 165 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 136 (13.19%) XenApp
5 134 (13.00%) VMware ESX
6 83 (8.05%) VMware ESXi
7 65 (6.30%) XenDesktop
8 61 (5.92%) vCloud
9 48 (4.66%) Xen
10 45 (4.36%) XenServer
11 43 (4.17%) NFS
12 38 (3.69%) Oracle RAC
13 33 (3.20%) VMware Server
14 29 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
15 25 (2.42%) KVM
16 23 (2.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 14 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
18 13 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
18 13 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 13 (1.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 143 (13.87%) Puppet
2 109 (10.57%) SCCM
3 66 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (4.85%) Nagios
5 49 (4.75%) SCOM
6 42 (4.07%) Backup Exec
7 41 (3.98%) Ansible
8 30 (2.91%) SELinux
8 30 (2.91%) Tivoli
9 25 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
10 23 (2.23%) SCVMM
11 22 (2.13%) NetBackup
12 20 (1.94%) WSUS
12 20 (1.94%) Vagrant
13 19 (1.84%) ZABBIX
13 19 (1.84%) EdgeSight
14 17 (1.65%) HP SIM
15 16 (1.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 16 (1.55%) Salt
16 12 (1.16%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 1031 (100.00%) VMware
2 389 (37.73%) Microsoft
3 308 (29.87%) Citrix
4 246 (23.86%) Cisco
5 196 (19.01%) HP
6 123 (11.93%) NetApp
7 117 (11.35%) Oracle
8 116 (11.25%) IBM
9 104 (10.09%) EMC
10 84 (8.15%) Red Hat
11 71 (6.89%) Symantec
12 51 (4.95%) Dell
13 40 (3.88%) Veeam
14 34 (3.30%) CheckPoint
15 30 (2.91%) BMC
15 30 (2.91%) 3PAR
16 28 (2.72%) New Relic
17 27 (2.62%) SAP
17 27 (2.62%) Remedy
18 26 (2.52%) McAfee
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 400-475 a day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £600 - £670 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 Per Annum limited company basis
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
DP Connect
Rate: £600 - £670 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 550-650pd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 450-550 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Wilson HCG
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day £250 a day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lewis Paige
Rate: £300 - £420 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Rate: Up tp £375 pd
Posted: 22 days ago