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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
England / London
Rank 55 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 796 792 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.09% 3.77% 4.52%
As % of the Vendors category 9.49% 9.21% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 556 674
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 16
Median hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £19.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +68.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £19.84 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.57 £50.00 £110.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
8384 8603 9540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.12% 40.97% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5602 5609 6361
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 146 197
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -11 109 £416 +2.46% 49
Croydon +20 35 £470 +10.58%
New Malden 0 16 - - 2
Harrow +4 7 £515 +4.56%
Hammersmith +6 6 £525 +250.00%
Feltham +2 6 £483 +75.45%
Westminster -3 5 £475 +1.33%
Ilford +1 2 - -
Docklands, London -2 2 £600 -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £475 +46.15% 2
Twickenham - 2 £425 -
Bromley - 2 £325 -
Uxbridge -1 1 - -
Canary Wharf -1 1 £675 +86.20%
Wimbledon -6 1 £265 -35.75%
Enfield - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £275 -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 919 (51.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 875 (49.02%) Windows
3 728 (40.78%) Linux
4 553 (30.98%) Active Directory
5 479 (26.83%) Windows Server
6 467 (26.16%) Microsoft
7 442 (24.76%) DevOps
8 440 (24.65%) Puppet
9 407 (22.80%) Amazon AWS
10 405 (22.69%) DNS
11 387 (21.68%) Cisco
12 363 (20.34%) Firewall
13 341 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
14 333 (18.66%) Finance
15 327 (18.32%) Security Cleared
16 309 (17.31%) Citrix
17 298 (16.69%) SAN
18 295 (16.53%) Windows Server 2012
19 287 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
20 278 (15.57%) Ansible
21 277 (15.52%) Jenkins
21 277 (15.52%) SC Cleared
22 268 (15.01%) Apache
23 266 (14.90%) Configuration Management
24 253 (14.17%) Oracle
25 249 (13.95%) Git (software)
26 246 (13.78%) PowerShell
26 246 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
27 234 (13.11%) Unix
28 230 (12.89%) HP

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
1 268 (15.01%) Apache
2 164 (9.19%) MS Exchange
3 124 (6.95%) Tomcat
4 107 (5.99%) Elasticsearch
5 105 (5.88%) IIS
6 98 (5.49%) Confluence
7 84 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 71 (3.98%) nginx
9 68 (3.81%) SharePoint
10 44 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 44 (2.46%) OpenStack
11 38 (2.13%) Skype for Business
12 37 (2.07%) WebSphere
13 33 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
14 31 (1.74%) Jetty
15 26 (1.46%) Mule ESB
15 26 (1.46%) WildFly
16 25 (1.40%) JBoss
17 24 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 12 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 123 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.37%) HipChat
3 47 (2.63%) MS Office
4 15 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 3 (0.17%) RMDS
4 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.056%) Eikon
6 1 (0.056%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.056%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.056%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 407 (22.80%) Amazon AWS
2 193 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (6.61%) Office 365
4 52 (2.91%) IaaS
5 49 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (2.75%) GitHub
6 39 (2.18%) PaaS
7 26 (1.46%) SaaS
8 20 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
11 16 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.67%) Amazon S3
13 11 (0.62%) G Suite
14 7 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.34%) Route 53
15 6 (0.34%) Trello
16 5 (0.28%) Heroku
16 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 405 (22.69%) DNS
2 363 (20.34%) Firewall
3 298 (16.69%) SAN
4 190 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 183 (10.25%) WAN
6 172 (9.64%) LAN
7 159 (8.91%) VPN
8 154 (8.63%) DHCP
9 110 (6.16%) SSH
10 86 (4.82%) LDAP
11 85 (4.76%) OpenVPN
12 83 (4.65%) OpenLDAP
13 76 (4.26%) NAS
14 67 (3.75%) VLAN
15 63 (3.53%) SSL
16 61 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
17 60 (3.36%) Internet
18 59 (3.31%) HTTP
19 58 (3.25%) Reverse Proxy
20 54 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
2 192 (10.76%) SQL Server
3 143 (8.01%) Hadoop
4 102 (5.71%) MySQL
5 64 (3.59%) Oracle Database
6 48 (2.69%) Big Data
7 42 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 41 (2.30%) NoSQL
9 34 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 33 (1.85%) Redis
11 20 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (1.01%) Relational Database
13 14 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.73%) DB2
15 11 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.45%) HBase
17 7 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
18 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 5 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
19 5 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 277 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 249 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 123 (6.89%) JIRA
4 100 (5.60%) Maven
4 100 (5.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 89 (4.99%) SonarQube
6 85 (4.76%) JUnit
7 84 (4.71%) Ant
8 82 (4.59%) Liquibase
9 78 (4.37%) JIRA Agile
10 71 (3.98%) Bitbucket
11 68 (3.81%) Vagrant
12 39 (2.18%) GitLab
13 36 (2.02%) Gerrit
14 30 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 28 (1.57%) Mercurial
16 21 (1.18%) Subversion
17 14 (0.78%) Artifactory
18 11 (0.62%) Bundler
18 11 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 333 (18.66%) Finance
2 117 (6.55%) Banking
3 53 (2.97%) Retail
4 34 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 28 (1.57%) Legal
6 27 (1.51%) Back Office
7 26 (1.46%) Law
8 24 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 23 (1.29%) Publishing
10 21 (1.18%) Advertising
11 18 (1.01%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.90%) Games
13 13 (0.73%) Marketing
14 12 (0.67%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.39%) Billing
16 6 (0.34%) Electronics
17 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.11%) French Language
18 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
19 1 (0.056%) German Language
Job Titles
1 262 (14.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 251 (14.06%) Architect
3 228 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 189 (10.59%) Administrator
5 143 (8.01%) VMware Engineer
6 141 (7.90%) Systems Administrator
7 121 (6.78%) Analyst
8 117 (6.55%) Consultant
9 109 (6.11%) Infrastructure Architect
10 86 (4.82%) Support Engineer
11 79 (4.43%) Linux Engineer
12 78 (4.37%) Network Engineer
13 76 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
14 72 (4.03%) Windows Engineer
15 67 (3.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 66 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 63 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
18 58 (3.25%) Support Analyst
19 57 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
20 52 (2.91%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (7.00%) ELK Stack
2 90 (5.04%) MCollective
3 88 (4.93%) Software Packaging
4 76 (4.26%) Web Services
5 75 (4.20%) LAMP
6 68 (3.81%) Middleware
7 50 (2.80%) LAPP Stack
8 47 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
9 38 (2.13%) Node.js
10 31 (1.74%) .NET
10 31 (1.74%) REST
11 29 (1.62%) LEMP Stack
12 20 (1.12%) Spring
13 17 (0.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 16 (0.90%) J2EE
15 15 (0.84%) XML
16 14 (0.78%) Play Framework
16 14 (0.78%) SAML
17 13 (0.73%) Akka
17 13 (0.73%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.93%) Data Centre
2 90 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (3.25%) Clustering
4 56 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 47 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 45 (2.52%) PKI
7 44 (2.46%) Private Cloud
8 34 (1.90%) EMC VNX
8 34 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 33 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 28 (1.57%) Replication
11 27 (1.51%) Blackberry
12 21 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
13 19 (1.06%) NHS
13 19 (1.06%) VCE vBlock
14 16 (0.90%) Fat Client
14 16 (0.90%) Thin Client
15 14 (0.78%) Hedge funds
15 14 (0.78%) Virtual Team
16 13 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 875 (49.02%) Windows
2 728 (40.78%) Linux
3 479 (26.83%) Windows Server
4 295 (16.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 287 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 234 (13.11%) Unix
7 188 (10.53%) CentOS
8 174 (9.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 138 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 111 (6.22%) Windows 7
11 82 (4.59%) Ubuntu
12 74 (4.15%) Solaris
13 65 (3.64%) Windows 10
14 46 (2.58%) AIX
15 39 (2.18%) SUSE
16 32 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
17 28 (1.57%) Windows 8
18 24 (1.34%) Mac OS X
19 17 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 13 (0.73%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (24.76%) DevOps
2 341 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (14.90%) Configuration Management
4 246 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
5 224 (12.55%) ITIL
6 188 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 180 (10.08%) Migration
8 163 (9.13%) Scrum
9 148 (8.29%) Service Management
10 113 (6.33%) Load Balancing
11 100 (5.60%) Identity Management
12 86 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 83 (4.65%) High Availability
14 82 (4.59%) Open Source
15 73 (4.09%) Workflow
16 70 (3.92%) Project Management
17 66 (3.70%) Change Management
18 64 (3.59%) Problem Management
19 62 (3.47%) Coaching
20 61 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 246 (13.78%) PowerShell
2 221 (12.38%) Bash Shell
3 182 (10.20%) Python
4 180 (10.08%) SQL
5 157 (8.80%) Perl
6 137 (7.68%) Ruby
7 126 (7.06%) Java
8 124 (6.95%) Shell Script
9 50 (2.80%) PHP
10 34 (1.90%) C#
11 28 (1.57%) C
12 27 (1.51%) JavaScript
13 26 (1.46%) Korn
14 25 (1.40%) VBScript
15 21 (1.18%) Scala
15 21 (1.18%) VB
16 10 (0.56%) AWK
16 10 (0.56%) sed
17 7 (0.39%) tcsh
18 6 (0.34%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 327 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 277 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 110 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (5.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 72 (4.03%) MCSE
6 68 (3.81%) DV Cleared
6 68 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 65 (3.64%) CCNA
8 64 (3.59%) Degree
9 53 (2.97%) CCNP
10 47 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
11 31 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
12 26 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (1.23%) RHCE
14 19 (1.06%) CCIE
15 17 (0.95%) CISSP
16 15 (0.84%) VCAP
17 14 (0.78%) MCITP
18 12 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
18 12 (0.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.53%) PCI DSS
2 49 (2.75%) SLA
3 30 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.23%) QA
5 17 (0.95%) RMADS
6 11 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.34%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.28%) COBIT
10 1 (0.056%) BS25999
10 1 (0.056%) BS7799
10 1 (0.056%) GCP
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.056%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 919 (51.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 553 (30.98%) Active Directory
3 225 (12.61%) Docker
4 210 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 202 (11.32%) vSphere
6 178 (9.97%) vCloud
7 153 (8.57%) VMware ESX
8 131 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
9 97 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
10 95 (5.32%) XenApp
11 86 (4.82%) Squid
12 82 (4.59%) Postfix
13 61 (3.42%) NFS
14 49 (2.75%) KVM
15 46 (2.58%) Xen
16 38 (2.13%) XenDesktop
17 34 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
18 31 (1.74%) HDFS
19 28 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
20 25 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 440 (24.65%) Puppet
2 278 (15.57%) Ansible
3 152 (8.52%) ZABBIX
4 132 (7.39%) SCCM
5 128 (7.17%) logstash
6 124 (6.95%) Kibana
7 118 (6.61%) Kubernetes
8 108 (6.05%) Terraform
9 100 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
10 83 (4.65%) Rancher
11 72 (4.03%) Nagios
12 68 (3.81%) HAProxy
13 53 (2.97%) SCOM
14 51 (2.86%) vRealize
15 42 (2.35%) NetBackup
16 38 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
17 37 (2.07%) Nessus
17 37 (2.07%) Packer
18 36 (2.02%) Consul
19 30 (1.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 467 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 387 (21.68%) Cisco
3 309 (17.31%) Citrix
4 253 (14.17%) Oracle
5 230 (12.89%) HP
6 228 (12.77%) Red Hat
7 158 (8.85%) EMC
8 117 (6.55%) IBM
9 97 (5.43%) NetApp
10 87 (4.87%) Sonatype
11 86 (4.82%) Atlassian
12 75 (4.20%) Dell
13 67 (3.75%) 3PAR
14 64 (3.59%) CheckPoint
15 47 (2.63%) Veritas
16 44 (2.46%) AppDynamics
17 42 (2.35%) Juniper
17 42 (2.35%) Symantec
18 40 (2.24%) Sun
19 37 (2.07%) Palo Alto
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London
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CPS Group UK
Rate: £115 - £150 per day + 45p per mile
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Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
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I3
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
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ComputAppoint
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Red10
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
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Tria Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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onezeero.
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: NEG
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TRG
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