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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 106 87 122
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 474 520 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.23% 2.45% 1.75%
As % of the System Software category 23.77% 26.79% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 353 253
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £566
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £14.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £17.90
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +62.01%
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
1994 1941 1898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.40% 9.16% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1268 1153
Average daily rate £425 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 115 112
Average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £28.75 £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 65 £393 +1.29% 36
Croydon -8 8 £425 +3.03% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +10 6 £325 +85.71% 2
Harrow - 5 £495 - 2
New Malden - 3 - -
Westminster -3 2 £450 -
Osterley - 2 £431 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £310 +12.72%
Canary Wharf +1 1 £363 -
Hammersmith -3 1 £150 -70.58%
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Paddington - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 969 (100.00%) VMware
2 555 (57.28%) Windows
3 402 (41.49%) Linux
4 333 (34.37%) Active Directory
5 302 (31.17%) Windows Server
6 289 (29.82%) Microsoft
7 249 (25.70%) Puppet
8 231 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
9 223 (23.01%) Cisco
10 204 (21.05%) Citrix
11 200 (20.64%) Configuration Management
12 199 (20.54%) DevOps
13 191 (19.71%) DNS
13 191 (19.71%) Java
13 191 (19.71%) Finance
14 190 (19.61%) Jenkins
15 184 (18.99%) SAN
16 176 (18.16%) Windows Server 2008
17 166 (17.13%) ITIL
18 158 (16.31%) Unix
19 157 (16.20%) HP
20 156 (16.10%) Data Centre
21 154 (15.89%) Bash Shell
22 152 (15.69%) Git (software)
23 142 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
24 140 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
25 139 (14.34%) Ruby
25 139 (14.34%) Firewall
26 137 (14.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 137 (14.14%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 105 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 90 (9.29%) OpenStack
3 82 (8.46%) Tomcat
4 77 (7.95%) IIS
5 70 (7.22%) Apache
6 50 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 40 (4.13%) SharePoint
8 39 (4.02%) WebSphere
9 36 (3.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 34 (3.51%) Skype for Business
11 27 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 25 (2.58%) Node.js
13 18 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (1.86%) Jetty
14 17 (1.75%) nginx
15 11 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
17 9 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
17 9 (0.93%) Confluence
18 7 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 108 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 65 (6.71%) MS Office
3 16 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.72%) HipChat
5 7 (0.72%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) Revit
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.41%) Relativity
2 4 (0.41%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.31%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.10%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 131 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (4.85%) Office 365
4 42 (4.33%) IaaS
5 36 (3.72%) SaaS
6 33 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (3.10%) PaaS
8 18 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (1.65%) GitHub
10 10 (1.03%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.41%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.31%) Yammer
14 2 (0.21%) Google Drive
14 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.21%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.10%) Joyent
15 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
15 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 191 (19.71%) DNS
2 184 (18.99%) SAN
3 139 (14.34%) Firewall
4 116 (11.97%) DHCP
5 108 (11.15%) LAN
6 88 (9.08%) WAN
7 87 (8.98%) TCP/IP
8 79 (8.15%) VPN
9 71 (7.33%) NAS
10 46 (4.75%) Network Security
11 44 (4.54%) iSCSI
12 40 (4.13%) LDAP
13 39 (4.02%) VLAN
14 34 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 33 (3.41%) VoIP
16 32 (3.30%) SSL
17 31 (3.20%) HTTP
17 31 (3.20%) Internet
17 31 (3.20%) MPLS
17 31 (3.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.88%) MySQL
3 40 (4.13%) MongoDB
4 27 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 17 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 14 (1.44%) Big Data
9 14 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.03%) DB2
10 10 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.62%) SAP HANA
15 4 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (0.31%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 190 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 152 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 118 (12.18%) Maven
4 31 (3.20%) Subversion
5 26 (2.68%) JIRA
6 22 (2.27%) Vagrant
7 19 (1.96%) Hudson
8 18 (1.86%) JUnit
9 17 (1.75%) Mockito
10 15 (1.55%) IntelliJ
11 14 (1.44%) Gradle
11 14 (1.44%) JMeter
11 14 (1.44%) TeamCity
12 13 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.03%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.03%) Gatling
13 10 (1.03%) LoadRunner
13 10 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (0.83%) Cucumber
General
1 191 (19.71%) Finance
2 68 (7.02%) Banking
3 35 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 29 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 26 (2.68%) Legal
6 25 (2.58%) Financial Institution
6 25 (2.58%) Retail
7 20 (2.06%) Front Office
8 15 (1.55%) Law
9 9 (0.93%) Games
10 7 (0.72%) Advertising
11 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.31%) Back Office
12 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.31%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) Military
14 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (16.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 120 (12.38%) Architect
3 94 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 76 (7.84%) Administrator
5 71 (7.33%) VMware Engineer
6 69 (7.12%) Analyst
7 61 (6.30%) Linux Engineer
8 59 (6.09%) Operations Engineer
9 57 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 54 (5.57%) Systems Administrator
11 46 (4.75%) Consultant
12 44 (4.54%) Support Engineer
13 42 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
14 40 (4.13%) Support Analyst
15 32 (3.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 31 (3.20%) Windows Engineer
17 30 (3.10%) Server Engineer
18 28 (2.89%) Network Engineer
19 27 (2.79%) Developer
19 27 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (8.46%) MCollective
2 66 (6.81%) Web Services
3 40 (4.13%) Middleware
4 26 (2.68%) J2EE
5 21 (2.17%) REST
6 19 (1.96%) LAMP
7 18 (1.86%) SOAP
8 15 (1.55%) .NET
8 15 (1.55%) Spring
8 15 (1.55%) XML
9 12 (1.24%) LAPP Stack
10 11 (1.14%) RESTful
11 10 (1.03%) Servlets
12 8 (0.83%) Guice
13 7 (0.72%) JSON
13 7 (0.72%) PowerMock
13 7 (0.72%) RESTEasy
13 7 (0.72%) WSDL
14 5 (0.52%) Flash
14 5 (0.52%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 156 (16.10%) Data Centre
2 66 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.72%) Private Cloud
5 31 (3.20%) Blackberry
5 31 (3.20%) Hedge funds
6 29 (2.99%) Clustering
7 24 (2.48%) Public Cloud
7 24 (2.48%) Replication
8 20 (2.06%) EMC VNX
9 16 (1.65%) EMC VMAX
10 15 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (1.34%) User Experience
12 12 (1.24%) PKI
13 10 (1.03%) Fat Client
13 10 (1.03%) Thin Client
14 9 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (0.83%) HP Storage
15 8 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
16 7 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 555 (57.28%) Windows
2 402 (41.49%) Linux
3 302 (31.17%) Windows Server
4 176 (18.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 158 (16.31%) Unix
6 142 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 137 (14.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 123 (12.69%) CentOS
9 100 (10.32%) Ubuntu
10 90 (9.29%) Windows 7
11 62 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (3.72%) Solaris
13 25 (2.58%) AIX
14 23 (2.37%) Windows 8
15 19 (1.96%) SUSE
15 19 (1.96%) Windows XP
16 16 (1.65%) Android
17 15 (1.55%) Mac OS X
18 12 (1.24%) Windows 10
19 9 (0.93%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (20.64%) Configuration Management
3 199 (20.54%) DevOps
4 166 (17.13%) ITIL
5 140 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
6 128 (13.21%) Scrum
7 120 (12.38%) Migration
8 87 (8.98%) Build Automation
9 80 (8.26%) Project Management
10 75 (7.74%) Open Source
11 70 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 57 (5.88%) High Availability
13 55 (5.68%) Service Management
14 52 (5.37%) Service Delivery
15 45 (4.64%) Load Balancing
16 44 (4.54%) Continuous Delivery
17 39 (4.02%) E-Commerce
18 36 (3.72%) Change Management
19 35 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
19 35 (3.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 191 (19.71%) Java
2 154 (15.89%) Bash Shell
3 139 (14.34%) Ruby
4 115 (11.87%) PowerShell
5 109 (11.25%) Python
6 99 (10.22%) SQL
7 66 (6.81%) Perl
8 28 (2.89%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.86%) C
10 17 (1.75%) Korn
10 17 (1.75%) PHP
11 9 (0.93%) VBScript
12 8 (0.83%) JavaScript
13 6 (0.62%) Groovy
13 6 (0.62%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.52%) Scala
14 5 (0.52%) VB
15 3 (0.31%) C#
15 3 (0.31%) C++
16 1 (0.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 75 (7.74%) SC Cleared
3 59 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (5.16%) Degree
5 44 (4.54%) CCNA
6 43 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (2.89%) CCNP
9 23 (2.37%) MCSE
10 19 (1.96%) RHCE
10 19 (1.96%) RHCSA
11 17 (1.75%) JNCIA
12 16 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 15 (1.55%) CCSA
13 15 (1.55%) CISSP
14 13 (1.34%) CISM
14 13 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.24%) PMI Certification
16 10 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
17 9 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.72%) SLA
2 11 (1.14%) QA
3 10 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.31%) ISO15022
5 3 (0.31%) ISO20022
5 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.21%) ISO27002
System Software
1 333 (34.37%) Active Directory
2 137 (14.14%) vSphere
3 102 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 86 (8.88%) VMware ESX
5 85 (8.77%) XenApp
6 64 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
7 55 (5.68%) XenDesktop
8 49 (5.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 48 (4.95%) Docker
10 44 (4.54%) vCloud
11 33 (3.41%) NFS
12 29 (2.99%) KVM
13 28 (2.89%) XenServer
14 23 (2.37%) Xen
15 16 (1.65%) Firmware
16 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 8 (0.83%) Samba
17 8 (0.83%) Squid
17 8 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
18 7 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 249 (25.70%) Puppet
2 113 (11.66%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (10.63%) SCCM
4 93 (9.60%) ZABBIX
5 74 (7.64%) Ansible
5 74 (7.64%) Nagios
6 52 (5.37%) SCOM
7 30 (3.10%) Salt
8 23 (2.37%) NetBackup
9 18 (1.86%) Backup Exec
10 17 (1.75%) Icinga
11 16 (1.65%) CFEngine
11 16 (1.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 15 (1.55%) logstash
12 15 (1.55%) vRealize
13 13 (1.34%) SELinux
14 12 (1.24%) BladeLogic
14 12 (1.24%) FreeIPA
14 12 (1.24%) vMotion
14 12 (1.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 969 (100.00%) VMware
2 289 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 223 (23.01%) Cisco
4 204 (21.05%) Citrix
5 157 (16.20%) HP
6 120 (12.38%) Red Hat
7 103 (10.63%) EMC
8 102 (10.53%) NetApp
9 78 (8.05%) Oracle
10 57 (5.88%) Dell
11 52 (5.37%) IBM
12 40 (4.13%) SolarWinds
13 39 (4.02%) CheckPoint
14 38 (3.92%) Juniper
15 28 (2.89%) Google
16 26 (2.68%) F5
16 26 (2.68%) Symantec
17 24 (2.48%) Veeam
18 23 (2.37%) BMC
18 23 (2.37%) Brocade
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits + c.£6,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day £450.00 Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Rates Available
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Rates Available
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Talent Point
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 27 days ago