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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Server
Rank 403 411 411
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 22 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.051% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 1.01% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 4
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£338 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £418 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £185 £313
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -40.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+160.00% -56.89%
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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
2172 2108 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.25% 8.96% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1324 1144
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 138 165
Average hourly rate £18.94 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.41% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £34.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 4 £500 +25.00%
Paddington - 2 £450 -
Bromley - 1 £255 -
Hackney - 1 £450 -
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England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (80.56%) Windows
3 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (33.33%) SAN
8 12 (33.33%) Citrix
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco
8 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 11 (30.56%) ITIL
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.78%) MCSE
10 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) Clustering
11 9 (25.00%) NetApp
12 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
12 7 (19.44%) XenApp
12 7 (19.44%) Office 365
12 7 (19.44%) vSphere
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (16.67%) 3PAR
13 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (16.67%) Server Building
13 6 (16.67%) HP
13 6 (16.67%) IBM
13 6 (16.67%) WAN
13 6 (16.67%) Ethernet

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Lync
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) WAN
2 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (13.89%) NAS
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) VoIP
5 3 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) WLAN
6 2 (5.56%) ATM
6 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall
6 2 (5.56%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) HTTP
7 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Server Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) SAN Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 4 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Celerra
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (80.56%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 2 (5.56%) SUSE
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Server Building
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.78%) MCSE
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) CCA
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) XenApp
3 7 (19.44%) vSphere
4 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.78%) XenServer
6 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.11%) HP SIM
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco
3 12 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) NetApp
5 6 (16.67%) IBM
5 6 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.56%) Mitel
7 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint