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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 54 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware 860 1036 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.88% 4.40% 3.62%
As % of the Vendors category 9.30% 10.07% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 704 570
Median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 66 22
Median hourly rate £17.10 £22.83 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.09% +2.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.62 £14.93 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £52.17 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.81 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.42% +7.69%
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
9243 10290 10467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.69% 43.66% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6276 6837 6581
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 254 224
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.61 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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 -3 137 £425 - 51
Croydon -18 22 £438 +1.44%
Harrow - 16 £400 - 1
Westminster - 13 £488 -
Hounslow +4 5 £415 -
Uxbridge +3 4 £404 +137.35% 1
Canary Wharf -2 3 £375 -6.25%
Osterley - 2 £510 -
Docklands, London +4 1 - -
Twickenham +2 1 - -
Mayfair +2 1 £400 +21.58%
Ilford +1 1 £250 +8.69%
Feltham -4 1 £400 - 1
Hayes -5 1 £475 - 1
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Ealing - 1 £350 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 998 (56.26%) Windows
2 983 (55.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 683 (38.50%) Linux
4 679 (38.28%) Active Directory
5 562 (31.68%) Windows Server
6 547 (30.83%) Microsoft
7 448 (25.25%) Citrix
8 385 (21.70%) Finance
9 364 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 364 (20.52%) Puppet
10 357 (20.12%) Cisco
11 330 (18.60%) SAN
12 325 (18.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 322 (18.15%) DNS
14 312 (17.59%) ITIL
15 305 (17.19%) DevOps
16 298 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
17 288 (16.23%) Firewall
18 281 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
19 277 (15.61%) PowerShell
20 256 (14.43%) MS Exchange
21 254 (14.32%) Unix
21 254 (14.32%) HP
22 243 (13.70%) vSphere
23 239 (13.47%) Data Centre
24 237 (13.36%) Red Hat
25 236 (13.30%) Hyper-V
26 230 (12.97%) Migration
27 227 (12.80%) Configuration Management
28 220 (12.40%) Oracle

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
1 256 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 215 (12.12%) Apache
3 130 (7.33%) Tomcat
4 106 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 99 (5.58%) SharePoint
6 95 (5.36%) IIS
7 76 (4.28%) Skype for Business
8 74 (4.17%) Confluence
9 60 (3.38%) OpenStack
10 48 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
11 45 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
12 41 (2.31%) JBoss
12 41 (2.31%) WebSphere
13 30 (1.69%) nginx
14 28 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 21 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
15 21 (1.18%) WebLogic
16 16 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 14 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (0.68%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 159 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 97 (5.47%) MS Office
3 49 (2.76%) HipChat
4 20 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.56%) MS Project
6 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.056%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 14 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.45%) RMDS
3 7 (0.39%) Documaker
3 7 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.34%) Eikon
4 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.056%) assyst
7 1 (0.056%) BASE24
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.056%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.056%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 281 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
2 169 (9.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (7.89%) Office 365
4 51 (2.87%) IaaS
5 46 (2.59%) Google Apps
6 40 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (2.09%) SaaS
8 28 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 24 (1.35%) Trello
10 23 (1.30%) PaaS
11 22 (1.24%) GitHub
12 19 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.68%) OneDrive
15 11 (0.62%) Google App Engine
16 10 (0.56%) Mimecast
17 9 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
17 9 (0.51%) OpenShift
18 6 (0.34%) IBM PureFlex
19 4 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 330 (18.60%) SAN
2 322 (18.15%) DNS
3 288 (16.23%) Firewall
4 161 (9.08%) TCP/IP
5 151 (8.51%) WAN
6 150 (8.46%) LAN
7 129 (7.27%) DHCP
8 102 (5.75%) NAS
9 84 (4.74%) VPN
10 73 (4.11%) VLAN
11 71 (4.00%) NetScaler
12 70 (3.95%) LDAP
13 69 (3.89%) HTTP
13 69 (3.89%) SSL
14 61 (3.44%) iSCSI
15 59 (3.33%) SSH
16 51 (2.87%) Fibre Channel
16 51 (2.87%) Network Security
17 47 (2.65%) OpenLDAP
18 46 (2.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 114 (6.43%) MySQL
3 111 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
4 84 (4.74%) Hadoop
5 65 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 40 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 38 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (2.03%) Redis
9 29 (1.63%) Big Data
9 29 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 27 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.18%) NoSQL
12 17 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (0.73%) DB2
13 13 (0.73%) HBase
13 13 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
13 13 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 195 (10.99%) Jenkins
2 190 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 108 (6.09%) JIRA
4 75 (4.23%) Maven
5 70 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 61 (3.44%) SonarQube
7 53 (2.99%) JUnit
8 51 (2.87%) Ant
9 50 (2.82%) Subversion
10 45 (2.54%) JIRA Agile
11 43 (2.42%) Liquibase
12 42 (2.37%) Bitbucket
13 35 (1.97%) Vagrant
14 25 (1.41%) TeamCity
15 23 (1.30%) Artifactory
16 22 (1.24%) Cucumber
17 21 (1.18%) Selenium
18 18 (1.01%) JMeter
19 17 (0.96%) Gatling
19 17 (0.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 385 (21.70%) Finance
2 141 (7.95%) Banking
3 52 (2.93%) Financial Institution
4 41 (2.31%) Retail
5 40 (2.25%) Legal
6 31 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.69%) Back Office
8 26 (1.47%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.24%) Games
10 21 (1.18%) Publishing
11 18 (1.01%) Advertising
12 11 (0.62%) Law
13 10 (0.56%) Marketing
14 9 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.39%) French Language
16 6 (0.34%) Front Office
16 6 (0.34%) German Language
17 4 (0.23%) Electronics
18 3 (0.17%) Billing
18 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 247 (13.92%) Architect
2 215 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 177 (9.98%) Administrator
4 166 (9.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 152 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
6 136 (7.67%) Systems Administrator
7 125 (7.05%) Analyst
8 118 (6.65%) Windows Engineer
9 109 (6.14%) Consultant
10 107 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
11 94 (5.30%) Support Engineer
12 88 (4.96%) Infrastructure Architect
13 84 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
14 82 (4.62%) Server Engineer
15 77 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
16 75 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 65 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
18 58 (3.27%) Citrix Engineer
18 58 (3.27%) Windows Administrator
19 54 (3.04%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (4.96%) Web Services
2 71 (4.00%) Middleware
3 69 (3.89%) LAMP
4 60 (3.38%) Node.js
5 57 (3.21%) .NET
6 55 (3.10%) XML
7 51 (2.87%) ELK Stack
7 51 (2.87%) HTML
8 50 (2.82%) MCollective
9 46 (2.59%) Software Packaging
10 34 (1.92%) REST
11 29 (1.63%) JSON
11 29 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
12 27 (1.52%) J2EE
13 22 (1.24%) LAPP Stack
14 20 (1.13%) CSS
15 18 (1.01%) LEMP Stack
16 15 (0.85%) Sensu
17 14 (0.79%) SOAP
17 14 (0.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 239 (13.47%) Data Centre
2 77 (4.34%) Clustering
3 60 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (2.76%) Replication
5 46 (2.59%) Private Cloud
6 44 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 39 (2.20%) Hedge funds
7 39 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 36 (2.03%) EMC VNX
9 33 (1.86%) Blackberry
10 29 (1.63%) Computer Science
11 28 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (1.35%) PKI
13 22 (1.24%) User Experience
14 18 (1.01%) VCE vBlock
15 15 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
15 15 (0.85%) EqualLogic
15 15 (0.85%) NHS
16 14 (0.79%) Thin Client
16 14 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 998 (56.26%) Windows
2 683 (38.50%) Linux
3 562 (31.68%) Windows Server
4 364 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 325 (18.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 254 (14.32%) Unix
7 171 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 143 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 119 (6.71%) Windows 7
10 117 (6.60%) CentOS
11 114 (6.43%) Solaris
12 57 (3.21%) Ubuntu
13 54 (3.04%) Windows 10
14 44 (2.48%) AIX
15 43 (2.42%) Windows 8
16 38 (2.14%) Mac OS X
17 37 (2.09%) Oracle Linux
18 24 (1.35%) Android
19 19 (1.07%) Apple iOS
19 19 (1.07%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (17.59%) ITIL
2 305 (17.19%) DevOps
3 298 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
4 230 (12.97%) Migration
5 227 (12.80%) Configuration Management
6 138 (7.78%) Open Source
7 126 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
8 103 (5.81%) Scrum
8 103 (5.81%) Service Management
9 102 (5.75%) Project Management
10 100 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 90 (5.07%) Continuous Delivery
12 75 (4.23%) High Availability
13 71 (4.00%) Change Management
14 68 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
15 59 (3.33%) Identity Management
15 59 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
16 55 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
16 55 (3.10%) Workflow
17 54 (3.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 277 (15.61%) PowerShell
2 209 (11.78%) Java
3 208 (11.72%) SQL
4 189 (10.65%) Python
5 163 (9.19%) Perl
6 157 (8.85%) Bash Shell
7 143 (8.06%) Ruby
8 77 (4.34%) Shell Script
9 62 (3.49%) PHP
10 53 (2.99%) JavaScript
11 52 (2.93%) C#
12 40 (2.25%) VBScript
13 27 (1.52%) C++
14 20 (1.13%) Scala
15 19 (1.07%) C
16 17 (0.96%) Korn
17 14 (0.79%) VB
18 13 (0.73%) Go
19 12 (0.68%) T-SQL
20 6 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 178 (10.03%) Security Cleared
2 148 (8.34%) SC Cleared
3 105 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 94 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
5 84 (4.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 80 (4.51%) MCSE
7 68 (3.83%) CCNA
8 58 (3.27%) Degree
9 40 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (2.20%) CCNP
11 29 (1.63%) CTC Cleared
12 25 (1.41%) MCSA
13 23 (1.30%) DV Cleared
14 21 (1.18%) RHCE
15 18 (1.01%) MCP
16 16 (0.90%) RHCA
17 15 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
17 15 (0.85%) MCITP
18 13 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 10 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.54%) SLA
2 30 (1.69%) QA
3 21 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.62%) COBIT
5 5 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.23%) ISO22301
6 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) DICOM
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.056%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.056%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.056%) MiFID
8 1 (0.056%) PMBOK
System Software
1 983 (55.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 679 (38.28%) Active Directory
3 243 (13.70%) vSphere
4 236 (13.30%) Hyper-V
5 191 (10.77%) VMware ESX
6 146 (8.23%) Docker
7 134 (7.55%) XenApp
8 125 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
9 110 (6.20%) vCloud
10 86 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
11 82 (4.62%) XenDesktop
12 69 (3.89%) NFS
13 58 (3.27%) KVM
14 54 (3.04%) Squid
15 53 (2.99%) Postfix
16 51 (2.87%) Xen
17 45 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
18 33 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
19 31 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
20 29 (1.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 364 (20.52%) Puppet
2 205 (11.56%) SCCM
3 179 (10.09%) Ansible
4 136 (7.67%) SCOM
5 103 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
6 101 (5.69%) Nagios
7 80 (4.51%) logstash
8 79 (4.45%) Kubernetes
8 79 (4.45%) ZABBIX
9 71 (4.00%) Kibana
10 61 (3.44%) Terraform
11 47 (2.65%) Rancher
12 40 (2.25%) WSUS
13 34 (1.92%) NetBackup
14 29 (1.63%) HAProxy
15 28 (1.58%) vRealize
16 27 (1.52%) Backup Exec
17 26 (1.47%) FreeIPA
17 26 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
18 24 (1.35%) Icinga
Vendors
1 547 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 448 (25.25%) Citrix
3 357 (20.12%) Cisco
4 254 (14.32%) HP
5 237 (13.36%) Red Hat
6 220 (12.40%) Oracle
7 191 (10.77%) NetApp
8 176 (9.92%) EMC
9 112 (6.31%) Dell
9 112 (6.31%) IBM
10 74 (4.17%) Google
11 64 (3.61%) Symantec
12 58 (3.27%) CheckPoint
12 58 (3.27%) Sonatype
13 51 (2.87%) Atlassian
14 43 (2.42%) Juniper
15 39 (2.20%) Bloomberg
16 36 (2.03%) Apple
16 36 (2.03%) F5
16 36 (2.03%) Veritas
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