The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Server
Rank 402 406 395
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 9 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.033% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 0.42% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 14
Average daily rate
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£323 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £360 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-43.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-56.89% +5.45%
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2082 1907 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.82% 7.87% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1309 1138 1161
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 161 205
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware Server
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 +15 1 - -
Hayes - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (31.25%) NAS
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (25.00%) Mitel
7 4 (25.00%) VoIP
7 4 (25.00%) WLAN
7 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (25.00%) DFS Replication
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) MCSE
8 3 (18.75%) MCP
8 3 (18.75%) MCITP
8 3 (18.75%) Legal

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
2 4 (25.00%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) VTSP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) KVM
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Mitel
3 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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