The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server 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 Server 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 Server
Rank 386 408 377
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -31
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 17 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.038% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 0.87% 0.42% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £488 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +43.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £683 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £330 £425
% change year-on-year
-24.24% -22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
VMware Server
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 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Server across the London region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the London region.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware Server
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 Server 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
(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 +13 10 £310 -48.33% 2
Hayes - - - -
Wembley - - - -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VMware Server 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 Server.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (94.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (94.29%) Windows
3 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (62.86%) SAN
7 20 (57.14%) MS Exchange
8 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (40.00%) HP
10 12 (34.29%) NAS
10 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (31.43%) VLAN
11 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
12 10 (28.57%) IBM
12 10 (28.57%) WLAN
12 10 (28.57%) DFS Replication
13 9 (25.71%) vSphere
13 9 (25.71%) 3PAR
13 9 (25.71%) XenApp
13 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
13 9 (25.71%) DNS
13 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
13 9 (25.71%) NetApp
13 9 (25.71%) Citrix
13 9 (25.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
14 8 (22.86%) LDAP
14 8 (22.86%) DHCP

VMware Server
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 Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) SAN
2 12 (34.29%) NAS
3 11 (31.43%) VLAN
4 10 (28.57%) WLAN
5 9 (25.71%) DNS
6 8 (22.86%) LDAP
6 8 (22.86%) DHCP
6 8 (22.86%) Kerberos
6 8 (22.86%) SNMP
7 7 (20.00%) WAN
8 6 (17.14%) VoIP
9 3 (8.57%) LAN
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.71%) Junos
11 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.86%) DMZ
11 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Server Administrator
3 9 (25.71%) Storage Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) HP Storage Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Server Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Server Support
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) IT Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
2 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
3 6 (17.14%) Replication
4 5 (14.29%) Clustering
5 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Android
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (11.43%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) VBScript
3 4 (11.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) VTSP
3 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCA
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (94.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) DFS Replication
4 9 (25.71%) vSphere
4 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 9 (25.71%) XenApp
5 6 (17.14%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) NFS
7 1 (2.86%) XenServer
7 1 (2.86%) UAG
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) vCloud
7 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) HP
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) IBM
5 9 (25.71%) Citrix
5 9 (25.71%) NetApp
5 9 (25.71%) 3PAR
6 6 (17.14%) Mitel
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
7 5 (14.29%) Veeam
7 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 4 (11.43%) Riverbed
8 4 (11.43%) Reuters
8 4 (11.43%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.86%) Symantec
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle
9 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.86%) EMC