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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 51 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 1003 889 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.43% 3.81% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 10.43% 9.06% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 604 658
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 32
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.88 £15.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
9618 9810 11187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 42.00% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6360 6514 7233
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 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 208 245
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -5 146 £425 - 41
Croydon -8 45 £425 -6.84% 1
Harrow - 11 £400 -
Westminster -10 10 £425 +6.25% 2
Canary Wharf - 5 £325 -
Uxbridge +4 4 - -
Bromley 0 3 £700 +181.40%
Hounslow +3 2 - -
Mayfair +1 2 £325 +1.56%
New Malden 0 2 - -
Lewisham - 2 £338 -
Feltham - 2 £438 -
Docklands, London +5 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £475 +40.74% 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 970 (53.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 944 (52.36%) Windows
3 759 (42.10%) Linux
4 693 (38.44%) Active Directory
5 536 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 533 (29.56%) Windows Server
7 445 (24.68%) Puppet
8 415 (23.02%) DNS
9 391 (21.69%) Cisco
10 390 (21.63%) DevOps
11 364 (20.19%) Amazon AWS
12 362 (20.08%) Citrix
13 361 (20.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 351 (19.47%) Finance
15 334 (18.52%) Firewall
16 330 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 322 (17.86%) SAN
18 319 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
19 279 (15.47%) Apache
20 277 (15.36%) ITIL
21 271 (15.03%) Configuration Management
22 270 (14.98%) PowerShell
23 260 (14.42%) Oracle
24 250 (13.87%) Git (software)
25 249 (13.81%) HP
26 247 (13.70%) Security Cleared
27 246 (13.64%) Unix
28 244 (13.53%) Ansible
29 242 (13.42%) Red Hat
30 239 (13.26%) MS Exchange

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
1 279 (15.47%) Apache
2 239 (13.26%) MS Exchange
3 136 (7.54%) Tomcat
4 123 (6.82%) Confluence
5 108 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 102 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
6 102 (5.66%) IIS
7 94 (5.21%) SharePoint
8 80 (4.44%) Skype for Business
9 53 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 48 (2.66%) OpenStack
11 44 (2.44%) JBoss
12 39 (2.16%) nginx
13 32 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 31 (1.72%) WebSphere
15 25 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
16 24 (1.33%) Mule ESB
17 23 (1.28%) WebLogic
18 19 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
19 17 (0.94%) Jetty
Applications
1 148 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 98 (5.44%) HipChat
3 86 (4.77%) MS Office
4 24 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.55%) MS Project
6 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.39%) Documaker
3 6 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.28%) Eikon
4 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.055%) assyst
7 1 (0.055%) BASE24
7 1 (0.055%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.055%) RMDS
7 1 (0.055%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.055%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.055%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 364 (20.19%) Amazon AWS
2 169 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 150 (8.32%) Office 365
4 47 (2.61%) Google Apps
5 45 (2.50%) IaaS
6 43 (2.38%) GitHub
7 42 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 37 (2.05%) SaaS
9 26 (1.44%) Trello
10 25 (1.39%) PaaS
11 22 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
12 21 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (0.55%) OneDrive
15 9 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.39%) Google App Engine
16 7 (0.39%) Mimecast
17 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.22%) OpenShift
17 4 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 415 (23.02%) DNS
2 334 (18.52%) Firewall
3 322 (17.86%) SAN
4 179 (9.93%) TCP/IP
5 153 (8.49%) DHCP
5 153 (8.49%) WAN
6 146 (8.10%) LAN
7 120 (6.66%) SSH
8 109 (6.05%) VPN
9 101 (5.60%) NAS
10 96 (5.32%) OpenLDAP
10 96 (5.32%) OpenVPN
11 83 (4.60%) VLAN
12 76 (4.22%) SSL
13 72 (3.99%) iSCSI
13 72 (3.99%) LDAP
14 67 (3.72%) NetScaler
15 57 (3.16%) HTTP
16 52 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
16 52 (2.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 171 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
3 147 (8.15%) Hadoop
4 126 (6.99%) MySQL
5 47 (2.61%) Big Data
6 46 (2.55%) MongoDB
7 45 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 36 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (1.83%) NoSQL
9 33 (1.83%) Redis
10 23 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (0.89%) Relational Database
13 14 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.55%) DB2
15 10 (0.55%) HBase
16 9 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 250 (13.87%) Git (software)
2 239 (13.26%) Jenkins
3 152 (8.43%) JIRA
4 116 (6.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 115 (6.38%) Maven
6 112 (6.21%) SonarQube
7 100 (5.55%) JUnit
8 99 (5.49%) Ant
9 94 (5.21%) JIRA Agile
10 93 (5.16%) Liquibase
11 83 (4.60%) Bitbucket
12 52 (2.88%) Vagrant
13 49 (2.72%) Subversion
14 30 (1.66%) Gerrit
15 28 (1.55%) Mercurial
16 23 (1.28%) GitLab
17 22 (1.22%) Selenium
18 21 (1.16%) Artifactory
19 19 (1.05%) Cucumber
20 18 (1.00%) JMeter
General
1 351 (19.47%) Finance
2 132 (7.32%) Banking
3 46 (2.55%) Retail
4 44 (2.44%) Back Office
5 38 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 35 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.89%) Publishing
8 32 (1.77%) Legal
9 25 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.05%) Advertising
11 15 (0.83%) Games
11 15 (0.83%) Law
12 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.44%) Marketing
13 6 (0.33%) Billing
13 6 (0.33%) French Language
14 3 (0.17%) Electronics
14 3 (0.17%) German Language
14 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 242 (13.42%) Architect
2 223 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 220 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 211 (11.70%) Administrator
5 162 (8.99%) Systems Administrator
6 141 (7.82%) VMware Engineer
7 122 (6.77%) Analyst
8 120 (6.66%) Consultant
9 103 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
10 95 (5.27%) Linux Engineer
11 85 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
12 83 (4.60%) Support Engineer
13 79 (4.38%) Server Engineer
14 71 (3.94%) Linux Administrator
15 70 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
16 69 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
17 68 (3.77%) Windows Administrator
18 64 (3.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 63 (3.49%) Windows Systems Administrator
20 61 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (5.49%) ELK Stack
1 99 (5.49%) MCollective
2 96 (5.32%) Software Packaging
3 84 (4.66%) Web Services
4 81 (4.49%) LAMP
5 78 (4.33%) Middleware
6 48 (2.66%) XML
7 45 (2.50%) Node.js
8 38 (2.11%) HTML
9 37 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
10 35 (1.94%) REST
11 34 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
12 32 (1.77%) .NET
13 29 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
14 28 (1.55%) J2EE
15 27 (1.50%) JSON
16 20 (1.11%) CSS
16 20 (1.11%) Spring
17 15 (0.83%) Play Framework
17 15 (0.83%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 235 (13.03%) Data Centre
2 70 (3.88%) Clustering
3 65 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (2.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 51 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 42 (2.33%) Private Cloud
8 39 (2.16%) EMC VNX
9 38 (2.11%) Replication
10 36 (2.00%) Hedge funds
11 32 (1.77%) Blackberry
12 31 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (1.16%) PKI
14 17 (0.94%) Fat Client
14 17 (0.94%) Thin Client
15 15 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
16 14 (0.78%) VCE vBlock
17 13 (0.72%) NHS
18 12 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 944 (52.36%) Windows
2 759 (42.10%) Linux
3 533 (29.56%) Windows Server
4 361 (20.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 330 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 246 (13.64%) Unix
7 180 (9.98%) CentOS
8 179 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 166 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 110 (6.10%) Solaris
11 101 (5.60%) Windows 7
12 83 (4.60%) Ubuntu
13 49 (2.72%) AIX
14 44 (2.44%) Windows 10
15 39 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
16 33 (1.83%) Windows 8
17 28 (1.55%) Mac OS X
18 23 (1.28%) Android
18 23 (1.28%) SUSE
19 20 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (21.63%) DevOps
2 319 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (15.36%) ITIL
4 271 (15.03%) Configuration Management
5 222 (12.31%) Migration
6 205 (11.37%) Continuous Integration
7 174 (9.65%) Scrum
8 167 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 150 (8.32%) Service Management
10 117 (6.49%) Open Source
11 105 (5.82%) Identity Management
12 95 (5.27%) Disaster Recovery
13 90 (4.99%) Load Balancing
14 89 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 84 (4.66%) Case Management
16 83 (4.60%) Coaching
17 82 (4.55%) High Availability
18 80 (4.44%) Workflow
19 67 (3.72%) Project Management
20 63 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 270 (14.98%) PowerShell
2 214 (11.87%) SQL
3 190 (10.54%) Bash Shell
4 189 (10.48%) Python
5 177 (9.82%) Perl
6 175 (9.71%) Ruby
7 172 (9.54%) Java
8 123 (6.82%) Shell Script
9 78 (4.33%) PHP
10 50 (2.77%) JavaScript
11 44 (2.44%) VBScript
12 36 (2.00%) C#
13 22 (1.22%) Scala
14 20 (1.11%) Korn
15 17 (0.94%) C++
16 13 (0.72%) C
16 13 (0.72%) VB
17 9 (0.50%) Go
18 7 (0.39%) AWK
18 7 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 247 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 219 (12.15%) SC Cleared
3 116 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 102 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 87 (4.83%) MCSE
7 77 (4.27%) CCNA
8 63 (3.49%) Degree
9 53 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
10 47 (2.61%) CTC Cleared
11 40 (2.22%) CCNP
12 28 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (1.50%) DV Cleared
14 24 (1.33%) RHCE
15 22 (1.22%) MCP
16 21 (1.16%) MCITP
17 19 (1.05%) CISSP
18 18 (1.00%) MCSA
19 17 (0.94%) RHCA
20 15 (0.83%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.94%) SLA
2 52 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 30 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.33%) QA
5 16 (0.89%) RMADS
6 11 (0.61%) COBIT
7 9 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (0.22%) ISO22301
10 3 (0.17%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.055%) DICOM
11 1 (0.055%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.055%) HL7
11 1 (0.055%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.055%) MiFID
System Software
1 970 (53.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 693 (38.44%) Active Directory
3 239 (13.26%) Hyper-V
4 223 (12.37%) vSphere
5 206 (11.43%) Docker
6 186 (10.32%) vCloud
7 168 (9.32%) VMware ESX
8 129 (7.15%) VMware ESXi
9 121 (6.71%) XenApp
10 105 (5.82%) Squid
11 103 (5.71%) Postfix
12 102 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
13 75 (4.16%) NFS
14 72 (3.99%) XenDesktop
15 59 (3.27%) KVM
16 52 (2.88%) Xen
17 29 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
18 26 (1.44%) DFS Replication
18 26 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
19 25 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 445 (24.68%) Puppet
2 244 (13.53%) Ansible
3 181 (10.04%) SCCM
4 143 (7.93%) ZABBIX
5 141 (7.82%) SCOM
6 129 (7.15%) logstash
7 126 (6.99%) Kibana
8 123 (6.82%) Kubernetes
9 114 (6.32%) Terraform
10 98 (5.44%) Rancher
11 94 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
12 85 (4.71%) Nagios
13 50 (2.77%) vRealize
14 46 (2.55%) HAProxy
15 43 (2.38%) NetBackup
16 38 (2.11%) WSUS
17 27 (1.50%) Microsoft Clustering
18 26 (1.44%) Backup Exec
19 24 (1.33%) Nessus
20 22 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 536 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 391 (21.69%) Cisco
3 362 (20.08%) Citrix
4 260 (14.42%) Oracle
5 249 (13.81%) HP
6 242 (13.42%) Red Hat
7 169 (9.37%) EMC
8 156 (8.65%) NetApp
9 116 (6.43%) IBM
10 114 (6.32%) Dell
11 110 (6.10%) Sonatype
12 91 (5.05%) Atlassian
13 76 (4.22%) Google
14 69 (3.83%) Symantec
15 63 (3.49%) CheckPoint
16 51 (2.83%) Juniper
17 41 (2.27%) 3PAR
17 41 (2.27%) Veritas
18 38 (2.11%) Apple
19 34 (1.89%) Veeam
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
TEKsystems
Rate: £110.00 - £120.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Candidate Source
Rate: £16.86 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
First Point
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lennon Wright
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £160 - £180 per day + opportunity to go permanent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ebury
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £140 - £175 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £240 - £275 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £440 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £27,000 to £27,000 per annum Temp to Perm - Long Term
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £250 - £297 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Excellent (£)
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
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