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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 407 405 396
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 4 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.052% 0.041%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Average daily rate £300 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 - £22.50
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
1994 1941 1898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.40% 9.16% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1268 1153
Average daily rate £425 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 115 112
Average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £28.75 £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
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 9 February 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 +39 2 £300 -20.00% 1
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 3 (30.00%) NAS
6 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (20.00%) Lotus
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (20.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Mitel
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow