The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Specialist role 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Specialist
Rank 394 410 403
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 14 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.025% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Average daily rate £400 £410 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £410 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £410 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £245
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +63.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VMware Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Specialist across the London region.

VMware Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

VMware Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Specialist across the London region.

VMware Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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 +34 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
VMware Specialist
England

VMware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited VMware Specialist in their job title 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 with VMware Specialist in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (37.50%) NetApp
7 8 (33.33%) DHCP
7 8 (33.33%) DNS
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) vSphere
9 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (25.00%) NAS
9 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (25.00%) SCOM
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
10 5 (20.83%) Citrix
11 4 (16.67%) IIS
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco
11 4 (16.67%) IBM
11 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared

VMware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited VMware Specialist in their job title 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 with VMware Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DHCP
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) FabricPath
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Opsview
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) NetApp
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) AppSense
6 2 (8.33%) CA
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Mercator
7 1 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam