The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had VMware Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Specialist
England / London
Rank 390 403 405
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 7 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.075% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.079% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18108 20378 20221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12974 14446 14220
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 308 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

VMware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured VMware Specialist in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, VMware Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring VMware Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) vSphere
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) PowerCLI
7 4 (33.33%) vRealize
7 4 (33.33%) Puppet
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) IIS
7 4 (33.33%) DHCP
7 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (33.33%) PKI
7 4 (33.33%) SCCM
7 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (25.00%) Clustering
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 3 (25.00%) EMC

VMware Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (16.67%) AWS OpsWorks
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (16.67%) NFS
5 2 (16.67%) UAG
5 2 (16.67%) vCloud
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) PowerCLI
2 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) vRealize
3 2 (16.67%) Nagios
3 2 (16.67%) RANCID
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 2 (16.67%) Arista
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Zerto
5 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp