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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Server
Rank 379 389 390
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 24 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 1.19% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 3
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£406 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £155 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £64.91 £34.25 -
% change year-on-year
+89.51% -
VMware Server
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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
2009 1862 1698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.06% 8.23% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1184 1009
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 145 150
Average hourly rate £18.24 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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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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 +20 14 £475 +75.92% 2
Hackney - 1 £450 -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (82.35%) Windows
3 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
4 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (47.06%) SAN
9 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
10 12 (35.29%) NetApp
11 11 (32.35%) Cisco
12 10 (29.41%) Clustering
13 9 (26.47%) Citrix
13 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (26.47%) MCSE
13 9 (26.47%) ITIL
14 8 (23.53%) NAS
15 7 (20.59%) XenApp
15 7 (20.59%) vSphere
15 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (20.59%) IBM
15 7 (20.59%) DNS
16 6 (17.65%) WLAN
16 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
16 6 (17.65%) HP
16 6 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 6 (17.65%) Finance
16 6 (17.65%) VLAN

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
2 8 (23.53%) NAS
3 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 6 (17.65%) WLAN
4 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 6 (17.65%) VLAN
5 5 (14.71%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) LDAP
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) Kerberos
6 4 (11.76%) SNMP
7 1 (2.94%) DMZ
7 1 (2.94%) Firewall
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Server Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Server Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) SAN Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.94%) Celerra
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Validation
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (26.47%) MCSE
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) XenApp
3 7 (20.59%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.76%) DFS Replication
6 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.94%) XenServer
8 1 (2.94%) UAG
8 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.76%) HP SIM
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) NetApp
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 9 (26.47%) Citrix
6 7 (20.59%) IBM
7 6 (17.65%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.82%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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