The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 50 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 916 933 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.02% 4.17% 3.32%
As % of the Vendors category 9.76% 9.39% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 676 563
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 31 24
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +19.04%
VMware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9390 9938 10279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.39% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6380 6449 6719
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 220 208
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £50.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in London

VMware
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 143 £450 +20.00% 66
Croydon -18 16 £393 +12.14%
Harrow 0 13 £480 +336.36% 1
Hounslow +2 7 £415 +0.60%
Docklands, London +12 5 £525 +16.66%
Twickenham +6 5 £350 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £375 - 2
Westminster - 3 £506 -
Uxbridge +4 2 - - 1
Enfield +3 2 £150 -
Ilford +2 2 £375 +63.04%
Hayes - 2 £565 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
New Malden +4 1 - -
Chessington -1 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £265 -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1007 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 996 (58.73%) Windows
3 632 (37.26%) Linux
4 629 (37.09%) Active Directory
5 587 (34.61%) Windows Server
6 507 (29.89%) Microsoft
7 428 (25.24%) Citrix
8 395 (23.29%) Finance
9 353 (20.81%) Cisco
10 331 (19.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 328 (19.34%) Puppet
12 323 (19.04%) SAN
13 319 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 304 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
15 297 (17.51%) Unix
16 289 (17.04%) ITIL
17 276 (16.27%) DevOps
18 267 (15.74%) DNS
19 261 (15.39%) PowerShell
20 250 (14.74%) HP
20 250 (14.74%) Firewall
21 247 (14.56%) vSphere
22 246 (14.50%) MS Exchange
23 235 (13.86%) Java
24 227 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
25 224 (13.21%) Configuration Management
26 221 (13.03%) Data Centre
27 220 (12.97%) SQL Server
28 211 (12.44%) Red Hat
29 207 (12.21%) SQL

VMware
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
1 246 (14.50%) MS Exchange
2 141 (8.31%) Apache
3 126 (7.43%) Tomcat
4 109 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 96 (5.66%) SharePoint
6 90 (5.31%) IIS
7 88 (5.19%) OpenStack
8 65 (3.83%) Node.js
9 64 (3.77%) Skype for Business
10 58 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 53 (3.13%) WebSphere
12 37 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 36 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 25 (1.47%) nginx
15 21 (1.24%) JBoss
16 18 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
17 17 (1.00%) Confluence
18 16 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
18 16 (0.94%) WebLogic
19 15 (0.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 150 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 84 (4.95%) MS Office
3 14 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.59%) MS Project
5 9 (0.53%) HipChat
6 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.059%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 14 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.47%) RMDS
3 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.18%) Eikon
4 3 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.12%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.059%) BASE24
6 1 (0.059%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.059%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 227 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 110 (6.49%) Office 365
4 64 (3.77%) IaaS
5 42 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (2.36%) SaaS
7 35 (2.06%) PaaS
8 22 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (1.30%) GitHub
9 21 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (0.53%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.47%) Mimecast
13 7 (0.41%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.41%) Google Apps
14 6 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.29%) IBM PureFlex
15 5 (0.29%) SoftLayer
15 5 (0.29%) Yammer
16 4 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 323 (19.04%) SAN
2 267 (15.74%) DNS
3 250 (14.74%) Firewall
4 154 (9.08%) TCP/IP
5 145 (8.55%) LAN
6 133 (7.84%) WAN
7 123 (7.25%) DHCP
8 109 (6.43%) NAS
9 105 (6.19%) VPN
10 74 (4.36%) HTTP
11 71 (4.19%) LDAP
12 67 (3.95%) NetScaler
13 62 (3.66%) SSL
14 52 (3.07%) iSCSI
15 51 (3.01%) Network Security
16 49 (2.89%) Internet
17 44 (2.59%) VLAN
18 43 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
19 39 (2.30%) VoIP
20 34 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 96 (5.66%) MySQL
3 86 (5.07%) MongoDB
4 57 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (2.42%) Relational Database
7 37 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (2.06%) Oracle Database
9 29 (1.71%) Redis
10 21 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 21 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (1.12%) DB2
12 17 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (0.65%) Big Data
17 10 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 202 (11.91%) Jenkins
2 162 (9.55%) Git (software)
3 76 (4.48%) Maven
4 45 (2.65%) JIRA
5 43 (2.54%) Subversion
6 33 (1.95%) Hudson
7 30 (1.77%) Vagrant
8 22 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (1.30%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (1.12%) Cucumber
11 17 (1.00%) JMeter
12 16 (0.94%) Gatling
12 16 (0.94%) LoadRunner
13 15 (0.88%) Selenium
14 14 (0.83%) Gradle
15 13 (0.77%) Artifactory
15 13 (0.77%) JUnit
16 11 (0.65%) Gerrit
16 11 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 395 (23.29%) Finance
2 129 (7.61%) Banking
3 56 (3.30%) Financial Institution
4 47 (2.77%) Retail
5 41 (2.42%) Legal
6 35 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.77%) Games
8 22 (1.30%) Law
9 19 (1.12%) Advertising
10 18 (1.06%) Front Office
11 13 (0.77%) Back Office
12 9 (0.53%) Publishing
13 8 (0.47%) Marketing
14 7 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.35%) French Language
15 6 (0.35%) German Language
16 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.12%) Electronics
17 2 (0.12%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 207 (12.21%) Architect
2 203 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 188 (11.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 151 (8.90%) Administrator
5 128 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
6 127 (7.49%) Analyst
7 115 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
8 100 (5.90%) Windows Engineer
9 99 (5.84%) Linux Engineer
10 98 (5.78%) Consultant
11 92 (5.42%) Support Engineer
12 78 (4.60%) Server Engineer
13 76 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
14 75 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 72 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
16 70 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
17 68 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
18 56 (3.30%) Support Analyst
19 53 (3.13%) Citrix Engineer
20 52 (3.07%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (5.90%) Web Services
2 52 (3.07%) .NET
3 51 (3.01%) LAMP
4 44 (2.59%) Middleware
5 43 (2.54%) MCollective
6 31 (1.83%) XML
7 27 (1.59%) Sensu
8 26 (1.53%) HTML
9 25 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (1.36%) J2EE
10 23 (1.36%) REST
11 17 (1.00%) LAPP Stack
12 15 (0.88%) JSON
13 12 (0.71%) WPF
14 11 (0.65%) SOAP
15 10 (0.59%) ASP.NET
15 10 (0.59%) Spring
16 9 (0.53%) LEMP Stack
17 8 (0.47%) AngularJS
17 8 (0.47%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 221 (13.03%) Data Centre
2 77 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (3.77%) Clustering
4 57 (3.36%) Private Cloud
5 55 (3.24%) Hedge funds
6 54 (3.18%) Management Information System
7 45 (2.65%) Replication
8 42 (2.48%) EMC VNX
9 37 (2.18%) Blackberry
10 29 (1.71%) User Experience
11 25 (1.47%) Computer Science
12 23 (1.36%) PKI
13 20 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
13 20 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (1.12%) Public Cloud
15 17 (1.00%) VCE vBlock
16 15 (0.88%) EMC VMAX
17 14 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.83%) Online Games
18 13 (0.77%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 996 (58.73%) Windows
2 632 (37.26%) Linux
3 587 (34.61%) Windows Server
4 331 (19.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 319 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 297 (17.51%) Unix
7 169 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 125 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 122 (7.19%) Windows 7
10 114 (6.72%) CentOS
11 87 (5.13%) Ubuntu
12 86 (5.07%) Solaris
13 49 (2.89%) Windows 8
14 43 (2.54%) Mac OS X
15 41 (2.42%) Windows 10
16 39 (2.30%) AIX
17 31 (1.83%) SUSE
18 22 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
18 22 (1.30%) Windows XP
19 18 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (17.04%) ITIL
3 276 (16.27%) DevOps
4 224 (13.21%) Configuration Management
5 204 (12.03%) Migration
6 154 (9.08%) Open Source
7 134 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
8 119 (7.02%) Project Management
9 115 (6.78%) Scrum
10 83 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 69 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 68 (4.01%) Service Management
13 66 (3.89%) High Availability
14 63 (3.71%) Change Management
15 59 (3.48%) Continuous Delivery
16 58 (3.42%) Service Delivery
17 55 (3.24%) Build Automation
17 55 (3.24%) Problem Management
18 52 (3.07%) PRINCE2
19 51 (3.01%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 261 (15.39%) PowerShell
2 235 (13.86%) Java
3 207 (12.21%) SQL
4 191 (11.26%) Python
5 166 (9.79%) Bash Shell
6 148 (8.73%) Ruby
7 141 (8.31%) Perl
8 60 (3.54%) Shell Script
9 48 (2.83%) C#
10 39 (2.30%) PHP
11 30 (1.77%) JavaScript
12 28 (1.65%) C++
13 24 (1.42%) VBScript
14 22 (1.30%) C
15 18 (1.06%) Korn
16 16 (0.94%) T-SQL
16 16 (0.94%) VB
17 14 (0.83%) Go
18 8 (0.47%) Scala
19 6 (0.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 145 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 109 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 91 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 89 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 72 (4.25%) Degree
7 69 (4.07%) CCNA
8 65 (3.83%) MCSE
9 37 (2.18%) CCNP
10 31 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.36%) DV Cleared
12 22 (1.30%) MCSA
12 22 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (1.18%) MCITP
14 18 (1.06%) RHCE
15 16 (0.94%) MCP
16 13 (0.77%) RHCA
17 12 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
18 11 (0.65%) PMI Certification
19 10 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.01%) SLA
2 26 (1.53%) QA
3 15 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.65%) COBIT
5 8 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.18%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.18%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.12%) DICOM
8 2 (0.12%) HL7
9 1 (0.059%) MiFID
9 1 (0.059%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1007 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 629 (37.09%) Active Directory
3 247 (14.56%) vSphere
4 192 (11.32%) VMware ESX
5 167 (9.85%) Hyper-V
6 154 (9.08%) XenApp
7 101 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
8 100 (5.90%) Docker
9 94 (5.54%) XenDesktop
10 69 (4.07%) NFS
11 55 (3.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 55 (3.24%) vCloud
12 39 (2.30%) Xen
13 36 (2.12%) KVM
14 24 (1.42%) Samba
14 24 (1.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 23 (1.36%) XenServer
16 19 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
17 17 (1.00%) Firmware
18 16 (0.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 328 (19.34%) Puppet
2 192 (11.32%) SCCM
3 128 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
4 120 (7.08%) Ansible
5 102 (6.01%) Nagios
6 97 (5.72%) SCOM
7 68 (4.01%) ZABBIX
8 51 (3.01%) NetBackup
9 38 (2.24%) logstash
10 36 (2.12%) Icinga
11 35 (2.06%) Salt
12 32 (1.89%) WSUS
13 28 (1.65%) FreeIPA
14 25 (1.47%) Backup Exec
15 24 (1.42%) Kubernetes
16 23 (1.36%) SELinux
17 22 (1.30%) HP SIM
18 21 (1.24%) Kibana
19 20 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
20 19 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 507 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 428 (25.24%) Citrix
3 353 (20.81%) Cisco
4 250 (14.74%) HP
5 211 (12.44%) Red Hat
6 193 (11.38%) NetApp
7 169 (9.96%) EMC
8 152 (8.96%) Oracle
9 100 (5.90%) Dell
10 88 (5.19%) IBM
11 53 (3.13%) CheckPoint
12 47 (2.77%) Symantec
13 39 (2.30%) Splunk
14 37 (2.18%) Bloomberg
14 37 (2.18%) Veritas
15 36 (2.12%) BMC
15 36 (2.12%) SolarWinds
16 34 (2.00%) F5
16 34 (2.00%) Juniper
17 32 (1.89%) AppSense
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £60,000 - £110,000 per year/£600-£700 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago