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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 420 407 420
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 13 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.062% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.69% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 4
Average daily rate £338 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £266 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £498 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £260 £394
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -33.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £64.91 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-26.81% +89.51%
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
2341 2016 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.17% 9.00% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1342 1208
Average daily rate £440 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 146 145
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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 +32 1 £300 -36.84%
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 11 (68.75%) SAN
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) SCCM
7 5 (31.25%) IronPort
7 5 (31.25%) Ruby
7 5 (31.25%) VLAN
7 5 (31.25%) Workflow
7 5 (31.25%) Banking
7 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
7 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Project Management
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
9 3 (18.75%) Migration
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
10 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (12.50%) NAS
10 2 (12.50%) HP Storage

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) HP Storage
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 5 (31.25%) Ruby
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) IronPort
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 2 (12.50%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp