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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 87 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 509 435 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.28% 1.87% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 26.09% 23.29% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 311 261
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.90 £15.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £42.20 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.29% +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
1951 1868 1748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.73% 8.02% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1312 1159 1062
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 152 149
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 4 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 4 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 4 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 +33 141 £400 - 45
Croydon -6 15 £350 -20.00% 1
Chessington - 3 - - 1
Docklands, London +2 2 £550 +25.00% 1
Feltham - 2 £400 -
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Hillingdon - 1 £135 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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 1044 (100.00%) VMware
2 720 (68.97%) Windows
3 427 (40.90%) Active Directory
4 385 (36.88%) Microsoft
5 322 (30.84%) Citrix
6 306 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 300 (28.74%) Cisco
8 293 (28.07%) SAN
9 270 (25.86%) Linux
10 213 (20.40%) ITIL
11 205 (19.64%) DNS
12 202 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 196 (18.77%) vSphere
14 191 (18.30%) Finance
15 190 (18.20%) MS Exchange
16 187 (17.91%) HP
17 184 (17.62%) Hyper-V
18 182 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
18 182 (17.43%) Firewall
19 164 (15.71%) SQL
20 145 (13.89%) SQL Server
21 141 (13.51%) NetApp
22 134 (12.84%) DHCP
22 134 (12.84%) XenApp
23 132 (12.64%) Puppet
24 130 (12.45%) MS Excel
25 127 (12.16%) Migration
26 126 (12.07%) LAN
27 125 (11.97%) WAN
28 124 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 190 (18.20%) MS Exchange
2 95 (9.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (8.43%) IIS
4 87 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 74 (7.09%) OpenStack
6 59 (5.65%) Apache
7 48 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 45 (4.31%) Tomcat
9 42 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 39 (3.74%) Lync
11 37 (3.54%) WebSphere
12 33 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 33 (3.16%) Node.js
13 25 (2.39%) nginx
14 24 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (1.72%) WebLogic
15 18 (1.72%) JBoss
16 13 (1.25%) Jetty
17 11 (1.05%) Confluence
17 11 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 130 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 71 (6.80%) MS Office
3 41 (3.93%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (1.92%) MS Project
6 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.57%) RMDS
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.19%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.096%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.096%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 101 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.97%) Office 365
3 31 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (2.30%) IaaS
5 19 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.05%) SaaS
8 9 (0.86%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.57%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.48%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.48%) PaaS
12 3 (0.29%) GitHub
12 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.29%) Heroku
13 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.096%) Engine Yard
14 1 (0.096%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 293 (28.07%) SAN
2 205 (19.64%) DNS
3 182 (17.43%) Firewall
4 134 (12.84%) DHCP
5 126 (12.07%) LAN
6 125 (11.97%) WAN
7 112 (10.73%) NAS
8 99 (9.48%) TCP/IP
9 73 (6.99%) VPN
10 63 (6.03%) NetScaler
11 50 (4.79%) Internet
12 43 (4.12%) MPLS
13 42 (4.02%) Network Security
13 42 (4.02%) VLAN
14 41 (3.93%) iSCSI
15 39 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (3.64%) BIG-IP
17 35 (3.35%) OSPF
18 34 (3.26%) Wireless
19 31 (2.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.26%) MySQL
3 26 (2.49%) MongoDB
4 25 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (2.01%) NoSQL
7 18 (1.72%) Redis
8 13 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.15%) Big Data
10 11 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.67%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (0.57%) HBase
14 6 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.48%) FileMaker
15 5 (0.48%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (6.51%) Jenkins
2 61 (5.84%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.68%) JIRA
4 22 (2.11%) Subversion
5 18 (1.72%) Hudson
6 15 (1.44%) Maven
7 11 (1.05%) MSI
7 11 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.05%) Artifactory
7 11 (1.05%) Mercurial
8 10 (0.96%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.77%) Gerrit
10 7 (0.67%) Selenium
11 5 (0.48%) IntelliJ
11 5 (0.48%) Capybara
11 5 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.48%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.29%) Ant
13 3 (0.29%) JMeter
General
1 191 (18.30%) Finance
2 73 (6.99%) Banking
3 43 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.87%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.11%) Retail
6 17 (1.63%) Law
6 17 (1.63%) Legal
7 16 (1.53%) Back Office
8 15 (1.44%) French Language
9 14 (1.34%) Publishing
10 12 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.77%) Games
12 7 (0.67%) Marketing
13 5 (0.48%) Electronics
13 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.48%) Front Office
13 5 (0.48%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Advertising
14 3 (0.29%) Local Government
15 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 122 (11.69%) Architect
3 99 (9.48%) Analyst
4 98 (9.39%) Consultant
5 67 (6.42%) Administrator
6 62 (5.94%) Infrastructure Architect
7 55 (5.27%) Support Engineer
8 54 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 53 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
10 48 (4.60%) Server Engineer
11 45 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
12 42 (4.02%) Support Analyst
13 41 (3.93%) 3rd Line Support
14 35 (3.35%) Wintel Engineer
15 33 (3.16%) Project Manager
16 32 (3.07%) Network Engineer
17 30 (2.87%) Technical Architect
18 29 (2.78%) Desktop Support
19 27 (2.59%) VMware Engineer
20 26 (2.49%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.41%) Middleware
2 41 (3.93%) .NET
2 41 (3.93%) Web Services
3 26 (2.49%) XML
4 22 (2.11%) J2EE
5 18 (1.72%) HTML
6 13 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (1.15%) LAMP
8 10 (0.96%) CSS3
8 10 (0.96%) HTML5
8 10 (0.96%) CSS
9 9 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (0.86%) XSLT
9 9 (0.86%) REST
9 9 (0.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (0.86%) Play Framework
10 8 (0.77%) Rendezvous
11 7 (0.67%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.48%) Servlets
12 5 (0.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.14%) Clustering
2 69 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.13%) Replication
4 49 (4.69%) Fat Client
4 49 (4.69%) Thin Client
5 36 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.30%) Private Cloud
7 23 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.92%) Open Source
9 17 (1.63%) CLARiiON
9 17 (1.63%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.53%) CMDB
11 15 (1.44%) FlexPod
12 14 (1.34%) PKI
13 12 (1.15%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
13 12 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.05%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 720 (68.97%) Windows
2 306 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 270 (25.86%) Linux
4 202 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 182 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 123 (11.78%) Windows 7
7 75 (7.18%) UNIX
8 63 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (4.60%) Solaris
10 37 (3.54%) CentOS
11 35 (3.35%) Windows XP
12 29 (2.78%) Ubuntu
13 23 (2.20%) Windows 8
14 20 (1.92%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.05%) Debian
16 9 (0.86%) Android
16 9 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (0.77%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.77%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (20.40%) ITIL
2 127 (12.16%) Migration
3 105 (10.06%) Configuration Management
4 99 (9.48%) DevOps
5 90 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 77 (7.38%) Project Management
8 60 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
9 56 (5.36%) Load Balancing
10 46 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (4.12%) ITSM
12 37 (3.54%) Service Management
13 36 (3.45%) Incident Management
13 36 (3.45%) Change Management
14 34 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
15 33 (3.16%) Service Delivery
15 33 (3.16%) PRINCE2
16 30 (2.87%) E-Commerce
17 29 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
17 29 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 164 (15.71%) SQL
2 121 (11.59%) PowerShell
3 92 (8.81%) Python
4 88 (8.43%) Ruby
5 83 (7.95%) Java
6 61 (5.84%) Perl
7 49 (4.69%) Bash Shell
8 42 (4.02%) VBScript
9 34 (3.26%) C
10 26 (2.49%) C#
11 24 (2.30%) PHP
12 17 (1.63%) JavaScript
13 16 (1.53%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.15%) VB
15 7 (0.67%) Groovy
16 6 (0.57%) Scala
17 5 (0.48%) VBA
17 5 (0.48%) Go
17 5 (0.48%) Korn
18 4 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 124 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (8.05%) MCSE
3 82 (7.85%) Security Cleared
4 78 (7.47%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 54 (5.17%) SC Cleared
7 53 (5.08%) MCITP
8 45 (4.31%) CCNP
8 45 (4.31%) CCNA
9 30 (2.87%) Degree
9 30 (2.87%) MCSA
10 26 (2.49%) MCP
11 25 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (1.72%) CCSE
13 17 (1.63%) VCP5
14 16 (1.53%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.44%) CCA
15 15 (1.44%) MCTS
15 15 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.64%) SLA
2 20 (1.92%) QA
3 11 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 427 (40.90%) Active Directory
2 196 (18.77%) vSphere
3 184 (17.62%) Hyper-V
4 134 (12.84%) XenApp
5 106 (10.15%) VMware ESX
6 82 (7.85%) VMware ESXi
7 72 (6.90%) XenDesktop
8 63 (6.03%) vCloud
9 48 (4.60%) Xen
10 41 (3.93%) NFS
11 39 (3.74%) XenServer
12 33 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
13 28 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 27 (2.59%) KVM
15 21 (2.01%) VMware Server
16 19 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
17 16 (1.53%) VirtualBox
18 13 (1.25%) Terminal Services
18 13 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
18 13 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 132 (12.64%) Puppet
2 109 (10.44%) SCCM
3 80 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (5.17%) SCOM
5 50 (4.79%) Ansible
6 38 (3.64%) Nagios
7 31 (2.97%) Salt
8 29 (2.78%) ZABBIX
9 26 (2.49%) Vagrant
10 25 (2.39%) HP SIM
10 25 (2.39%) SCVMM
10 25 (2.39%) EdgeSight
11 21 (2.01%) NetBackup
12 19 (1.82%) Backup Exec
13 17 (1.63%) WSUS
14 15 (1.44%) AirWatch
14 15 (1.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 12 (1.15%) Cobbler
16 11 (1.05%) SELinux
16 11 (1.05%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1044 (100.00%) VMware
2 385 (36.88%) Microsoft
3 322 (30.84%) Citrix
4 300 (28.74%) Cisco
5 187 (17.91%) HP
6 141 (13.51%) NetApp
7 105 (10.06%) Oracle
8 102 (9.77%) EMC
9 101 (9.67%) IBM
10 79 (7.57%) Red Hat
11 64 (6.13%) Dell
12 63 (6.03%) CheckPoint
13 53 (5.08%) F5
14 40 (3.83%) 3PAR
15 35 (3.35%) Symantec
16 30 (2.87%) Veeam
16 30 (2.87%) Juniper
17 29 (2.78%) Brocade
18 28 (2.68%) Veritas
18 28 (2.68%) Remedy
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Upminster
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £350 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago