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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
England / London
Rank 58 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 673 790 970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.52% 3.68% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 8.23% 9.03% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 536 672
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 22
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.17 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.81% +100.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.07 £17.40 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £48.05 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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
8179 8751 9571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.82% 40.81% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 5738 6281
Median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 150 186
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -7 104 £425 +6.25% 57
Croydon +21 24 £465 +9.41% 1
New Malden +1 10 - - 3
Hammersmith +4 7 £525 +10.52% 1
Westminster +1 3 £425 -2.85%
Twickenham -2 3 £290 -17.14% 1
Feltham - 3 £438 -
Ilford +5 2 - -
Docklands, London -1 2 £600 +14.28%
Bromley +10 1 - -
Uxbridge +6 1 - -
Harrow 0 1 £515 +7.29% 1
Wembley - 1 £200 - 2
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 857 (52.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 824 (50.83%) Windows
3 641 (39.54%) Linux
4 494 (30.48%) Active Directory
5 452 (27.88%) Windows Server
6 415 (25.60%) Microsoft
7 381 (23.50%) Puppet
8 375 (23.13%) DevOps
9 354 (21.84%) Cisco
10 344 (21.22%) Firewall
11 341 (21.04%) Amazon AWS
12 330 (20.36%) DNS
13 312 (19.25%) Citrix
14 298 (18.38%) Finance
15 290 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
16 277 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
17 271 (16.72%) Security Cleared
18 260 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
18 260 (16.04%) SAN
19 246 (15.18%) Ansible
20 240 (14.81%) Jenkins
21 233 (14.37%) PowerShell
22 223 (13.76%) Configuration Management
23 221 (13.63%) SC Cleared
24 220 (13.57%) Red Hat
24 220 (13.57%) ITIL
25 211 (13.02%) Bash Shell
26 210 (12.95%) Oracle
27 209 (12.89%) HP
28 205 (12.65%) Apache

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
1 205 (12.65%) Apache
2 142 (8.76%) MS Exchange
3 100 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 92 (5.68%) IIS
5 73 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
6 70 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 65 (4.01%) SharePoint
8 64 (3.95%) Confluence
9 61 (3.76%) nginx
10 47 (2.90%) OpenStack
11 40 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 34 (2.10%) Skype for Business
13 33 (2.04%) WebSphere
14 31 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
15 22 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 21 (1.30%) JBoss
17 20 (1.23%) Jetty
18 19 (1.17%) Mule ESB
19 16 (0.99%) WildFly
20 11 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 114 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.90%) MS Office
3 41 (2.53%) HipChat
4 17 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.19%) MS Project
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.062%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 3 (0.19%) RMDS
5 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.062%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.062%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 341 (21.04%) Amazon AWS
2 187 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (6.85%) Office 365
4 51 (3.15%) IaaS
5 45 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (2.47%) PaaS
7 31 (1.91%) SaaS
8 30 (1.85%) GitHub
9 25 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
11 18 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (0.99%) Amazon S3
13 15 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
17 6 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.37%) Route 53
18 5 (0.31%) Heroku
18 5 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 344 (21.22%) Firewall
2 330 (20.36%) DNS
3 260 (16.04%) SAN
4 165 (10.18%) WAN
5 159 (9.81%) TCP/IP
6 158 (9.75%) LAN
7 152 (9.38%) VPN
8 130 (8.02%) DHCP
9 87 (5.37%) LDAP
10 66 (4.07%) SSH
11 65 (4.01%) Internet
11 65 (4.01%) NAS
12 64 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
13 53 (3.27%) SSL
14 52 (3.21%) HTTP
15 50 (3.08%) VLAN
16 49 (3.02%) MPLS
16 49 (3.02%) SNMP
17 47 (2.90%) OpenVPN
17 47 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 152 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 103 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 82 (5.06%) MySQL
5 60 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 45 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 44 (2.71%) Big Data
8 33 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 31 (1.91%) MongoDB
10 30 (1.85%) Redis
11 23 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.11%) Relational Database
13 17 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (0.74%) DB2
15 11 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.49%) HBase
17 6 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
18 5 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
18 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 240 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 192 (11.84%) Git (software)
3 86 (5.31%) JIRA
4 63 (3.89%) Maven
5 62 (3.82%) Sonatype Nexus
6 54 (3.33%) Vagrant
7 49 (3.02%) SonarQube
8 45 (2.78%) JUnit
9 44 (2.71%) Ant
10 43 (2.65%) Liquibase
11 41 (2.53%) JIRA Agile
12 40 (2.47%) Bitbucket
13 31 (1.91%) GitLab
14 28 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 27 (1.67%) Gerrit
16 19 (1.17%) Mercurial
17 15 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
18 13 (0.80%) Subversion
18 13 (0.80%) TeamCity
19 12 (0.74%) Artifactory
General
1 298 (18.38%) Finance
2 106 (6.54%) Banking
3 51 (3.15%) Retail
4 29 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 26 (1.60%) Law
6 23 (1.42%) Legal
7 22 (1.36%) Back Office
8 20 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.17%) Games
10 15 (0.93%) Advertising
11 14 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.80%) Marketing
13 12 (0.74%) Publishing
14 11 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.37%) Electronics
16 5 (0.31%) Billing
17 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.12%) Military
18 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (14.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 218 (13.45%) Architect
2 218 (13.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 156 (9.62%) Administrator
4 137 (8.45%) VMware Engineer
5 120 (7.40%) Analyst
6 113 (6.97%) Systems Administrator
7 110 (6.79%) Consultant
8 101 (6.23%) Infrastructure Architect
9 82 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 81 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
11 75 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
12 73 (4.50%) Network Engineer
13 69 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
14 64 (3.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 57 (3.52%) Support Analyst
16 56 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 54 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
18 52 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
19 48 (2.96%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (5.74%) Elastic Stack
2 59 (3.64%) LAMP
3 57 (3.52%) Web Services
4 54 (3.33%) Software Packaging
5 52 (3.21%) MCollective
6 49 (3.02%) Middleware
7 40 (2.47%) LAPP Stack
8 38 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
9 31 (1.91%) .NET
9 31 (1.91%) Node.js
10 24 (1.48%) REST
11 23 (1.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 21 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
13 18 (1.11%) SAML
14 13 (0.80%) JSON
14 13 (0.80%) SOAP
14 13 (0.80%) XML
15 12 (0.74%) Spring
16 9 (0.56%) HTML
16 9 (0.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 195 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 78 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (3.45%) Clustering
4 51 (3.15%) PKI
5 48 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 41 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.16%) EMC VNX
8 34 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 34 (2.10%) Replication
9 33 (2.04%) Private Cloud
10 24 (1.48%) Blackberry
11 23 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
12 21 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
13 20 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
13 20 (1.23%) NHS
14 15 (0.93%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 14 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (0.74%) Fat Client
16 12 (0.74%) Thin Client
17 11 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 824 (50.83%) Windows
2 641 (39.54%) Linux
3 452 (27.88%) Windows Server
4 277 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 260 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 199 (12.28%) Unix
7 184 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 145 (8.95%) CentOS
9 116 (7.16%) Windows 7
10 113 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 73 (4.50%) Windows 10
12 62 (3.82%) Ubuntu
13 54 (3.33%) Solaris
14 44 (2.71%) AIX
15 36 (2.22%) SUSE
16 28 (1.73%) Mac OS X
16 28 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
17 25 (1.54%) Windows 8
18 20 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 13 (0.80%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (23.13%) DevOps
2 290 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (13.76%) Configuration Management
4 220 (13.57%) ITIL
5 205 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
6 173 (10.67%) Migration
7 136 (8.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 123 (7.59%) Service Management
9 118 (7.28%) Scrum
10 89 (5.49%) Load Balancing
11 75 (4.63%) High Availability
12 70 (4.32%) Project Management
13 67 (4.13%) Open Source
14 64 (3.95%) Identity Management
15 61 (3.76%) Change Management
16 60 (3.70%) Problem Management
17 58 (3.58%) Stakeholder Management
18 54 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
19 49 (3.02%) Workflow
20 43 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 233 (14.37%) PowerShell
2 211 (13.02%) Bash Shell
3 180 (11.10%) SQL
4 170 (10.49%) Python
5 145 (8.95%) Perl
6 104 (6.42%) Java
7 103 (6.35%) Ruby
8 77 (4.75%) Shell Script
9 36 (2.22%) C#
10 32 (1.97%) PHP
11 30 (1.85%) C
12 26 (1.60%) VBScript
13 24 (1.48%) JavaScript
14 21 (1.30%) Korn
15 20 (1.23%) VB
16 14 (0.86%) Scala
17 8 (0.49%) AWK
17 8 (0.49%) sed
18 7 (0.43%) tcsh
19 6 (0.37%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 271 (16.72%) Security Cleared
2 221 (13.63%) SC Cleared
3 105 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
4 92 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 66 (4.07%) MCSE
6 64 (3.95%) DV Cleared
7 59 (3.64%) CCNA
7 59 (3.64%) Degree
8 57 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 55 (3.39%) CCNP
10 26 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
12 22 (1.36%) RHCE
13 18 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
14 17 (1.05%) MCP
15 16 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (0.93%) CCIE
17 13 (0.80%) MCSA
18 11 (0.68%) CISSP
18 11 (0.68%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.59%) PCI DSS
2 35 (2.16%) SLA
3 21 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.23%) QA
5 12 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.49%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.37%) RMADS
8 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.12%) BS25999
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.062%) BS7799
10 1 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.062%) GCP
10 1 (0.062%) GPG13
10 1 (0.062%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.062%) PMO
System Software
1 857 (52.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 494 (30.48%) Active Directory
3 197 (12.15%) Hyper-V
4 176 (10.86%) vSphere
5 175 (10.80%) Docker
6 143 (8.82%) VMware ESX
7 132 (8.14%) vCloud
8 131 (8.08%) VMware ESXi
9 93 (5.74%) XenApp
10 82 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
11 49 (3.02%) NFS
12 48 (2.96%) Squid
13 44 (2.71%) Postfix
14 43 (2.65%) XenDesktop
15 42 (2.59%) KVM
16 34 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
17 32 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
17 32 (1.97%) Xen
18 28 (1.73%) Virtual Desktop
19 27 (1.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 381 (23.50%) Puppet
2 246 (15.18%) Ansible
3 118 (7.28%) SCCM
4 108 (6.66%) ZABBIX
5 94 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
6 84 (5.18%) logstash
7 82 (5.06%) Kubernetes
8 80 (4.94%) Kibana
9 77 (4.75%) Terraform
10 74 (4.57%) Nagios
11 55 (3.39%) HAProxy
12 53 (3.27%) Docker Swarm
13 48 (2.96%) vRealize
14 44 (2.71%) Rancher
15 41 (2.53%) SCOM
16 36 (2.22%) Packer
17 35 (2.16%) Consul
18 34 (2.10%) NetBackup
19 32 (1.97%) Microsoft Clustering
20 28 (1.73%) yum
Vendors
1 415 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 354 (21.84%) Cisco
3 312 (19.25%) Citrix
4 220 (13.57%) Red Hat
5 210 (12.95%) Oracle
6 209 (12.89%) HP
7 149 (9.19%) EMC
8 104 (6.42%) IBM
9 84 (5.18%) NetApp
10 63 (3.89%) 3PAR
10 63 (3.89%) Dell
11 62 (3.82%) Atlassian
12 57 (3.52%) CheckPoint
13 49 (3.02%) Palo Alto
13 49 (3.02%) Symantec
14 47 (2.90%) Sonatype
15 41 (2.53%) AppDynamics
15 41 (2.53%) F5
15 41 (2.53%) Juniper
16 35 (2.16%) Avaya
City, London
Red10
Rate: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £115 - £130 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £200 to £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden
aap3
Rate: £45.00 - £55.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 600-700pd
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Up to £200 per day 3 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: up to £90,000 plus benefits and bonus or contract basis
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago