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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 54 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 921 846 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.27% 3.73% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 9.91% 9.24% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 623 703
Median daily rate £435 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 33
Median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £16.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
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
9296 9154 10343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.11% 40.38% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6203 6045 7060
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 161 261
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £36.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -11 114 £425 +3.03% 38
Croydon +13 45 £503 +11.66%
New Malden -1 13 - -
Harrow +3 11 £505 -0.98% 1
Westminster +4 10 £450 +12.50% 1
Feltham +4 7 £483 +75.45%
Canary Wharf +5 3 £375 +3.44%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 3 £475 +35.71%
Lewisham - 3 £325 -
Hammersmith +9 2 £500 +233.33%
Uxbridge +6 2 £500 +112.76% 2
Docklands, London +1 2 £600 -
Enfield - 2 - -
Ilford +3 1 - -
Wimbledon -2 1 £265 -35.75%
Bromley - 1 £325 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 994 (51.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 941 (49.01%) Windows
3 812 (42.29%) Linux
4 632 (32.92%) Active Directory
5 514 (26.77%) Puppet
6 512 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 504 (26.25%) Microsoft
8 481 (25.05%) DevOps
9 447 (23.28%) DNS
10 438 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
11 422 (21.98%) Cisco
12 383 (19.95%) Firewall
13 382 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
14 366 (19.06%) Finance
15 355 (18.49%) Security Cleared
16 335 (17.45%) Citrix
17 332 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 332 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 331 (17.24%) Apache
19 329 (17.14%) SAN
20 311 (16.20%) Jenkins
21 310 (16.15%) Configuration Management
22 309 (16.09%) SC Cleared
23 308 (16.04%) Ansible
24 302 (15.73%) Git (software)
25 283 (14.74%) PowerShell
26 281 (14.64%) Oracle
27 276 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
28 271 (14.11%) Docker
29 259 (13.49%) Red Hat

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
1 331 (17.24%) Apache
2 200 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 149 (7.76%) Tomcat
4 144 (7.50%) Confluence
5 134 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
6 117 (6.09%) IIS
7 108 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 72 (3.75%) nginx
9 63 (3.28%) SharePoint
10 51 (2.66%) OpenStack
11 49 (2.55%) Skype for Business
12 47 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
13 41 (2.14%) JBoss
14 34 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
14 34 (1.77%) WebSphere
15 30 (1.56%) Mule ESB
16 29 (1.51%) Jetty
17 28 (1.46%) WildFly
18 26 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 16 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 137 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 110 (5.73%) HipChat
3 67 (3.49%) MS Office
4 21 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.21%) Eikon
4 3 (0.16%) Documaker
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.16%) RMDS
4 3 (0.16%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.052%) assyst
6 1 (0.052%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.052%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.052%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.052%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 438 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 205 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (7.19%) Office 365
4 53 (2.76%) GitHub
5 47 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (2.34%) IaaS
7 36 (1.88%) G Suite
8 26 (1.35%) PaaS
8 26 (1.35%) Trello
9 22 (1.15%) SaaS
10 20 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 18 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
12 17 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (0.57%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.36%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.31%) Route 53
16 5 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 447 (23.28%) DNS
2 383 (19.95%) Firewall
3 329 (17.14%) SAN
4 189 (9.84%) TCP/IP
5 179 (9.32%) WAN
6 165 (8.59%) LAN
7 158 (8.23%) DHCP
7 158 (8.23%) VPN
8 147 (7.66%) SSH
9 116 (6.04%) OpenVPN
10 115 (5.99%) OpenLDAP
11 95 (4.95%) VLAN
12 86 (4.48%) NAS
13 84 (4.38%) LDAP
14 71 (3.70%) iSCSI
15 70 (3.65%) SSL
16 65 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
17 63 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
18 54 (2.81%) HTTP
19 52 (2.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (11.61%) PostgreSQL
2 180 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 178 (9.27%) Hadoop
4 135 (7.03%) MySQL
5 60 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 55 (2.86%) Big Data
7 46 (2.40%) NoSQL
8 40 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 31 (1.61%) MongoDB
10 30 (1.56%) Redis
11 25 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (0.63%) HBase
14 11 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (0.57%) Relational Database
15 9 (0.47%) DB2
15 9 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
18 6 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 311 (16.20%) Jenkins
2 302 (15.73%) Git (software)
3 165 (8.59%) JIRA
4 138 (7.19%) Maven
5 136 (7.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 126 (6.56%) SonarQube
7 118 (6.15%) JUnit
8 116 (6.04%) Ant
9 112 (5.83%) Liquibase
10 110 (5.73%) JIRA Agile
11 95 (4.95%) Bitbucket
12 76 (3.96%) Vagrant
13 46 (2.40%) GitLab
14 41 (2.14%) Gerrit
15 32 (1.67%) Mercurial
15 32 (1.67%) Subversion
16 26 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 21 (1.09%) Artifactory
18 17 (0.89%) TeamCity
19 16 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 366 (19.06%) Finance
2 137 (7.14%) Banking
3 42 (2.19%) Retail
4 40 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 35 (1.82%) Back Office
6 32 (1.67%) Publishing
7 28 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.35%) Legal
9 24 (1.25%) Law
10 22 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.99%) Advertising
12 16 (0.83%) Games
13 11 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.57%) Marketing
14 6 (0.31%) Billing
15 5 (0.26%) Electronics
15 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.10%) French Language
16 2 (0.10%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.052%) German Language
Job Titles
1 283 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 259 (13.49%) Architect
3 247 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 229 (11.93%) Administrator
5 172 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
6 152 (7.92%) VMware Engineer
7 123 (6.41%) Consultant
8 121 (6.30%) Analyst
9 102 (5.31%) Infrastructure Architect
10 92 (4.79%) Linux Administrator
10 92 (4.79%) Support Engineer
11 90 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
12 87 (4.53%) Windows Engineer
13 75 (3.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 73 (3.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 63 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
15 63 (3.28%) VMWare Administrator
16 62 (3.23%) Network Engineer
17 59 (3.07%) Windows Administrator
18 55 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (7.66%) ELK Stack
2 124 (6.46%) MCollective
3 122 (6.35%) Software Packaging
4 92 (4.79%) LAMP
5 87 (4.53%) Web Services
6 74 (3.85%) Middleware
7 57 (2.97%) LAPP Stack
8 55 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
9 42 (2.19%) .NET
10 38 (1.98%) Node.js
11 35 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
12 34 (1.77%) REST
13 27 (1.41%) HTML
14 23 (1.20%) XML
15 22 (1.15%) Spring
16 18 (0.94%) J2EE
17 17 (0.89%) Play Framework
18 15 (0.78%) Akka
18 15 (0.78%) spray
18 15 (0.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 231 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 93 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (3.65%) Clustering
4 56 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 46 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 46 (2.40%) Private Cloud
6 45 (2.34%) Hybrid Cloud
7 43 (2.24%) EMC VNX
8 38 (1.98%) Replication
9 37 (1.93%) PKI
10 25 (1.30%) Blackberry
11 23 (1.20%) EMC VMAX
12 22 (1.15%) Hedge funds
13 21 (1.09%) Public Cloud
14 20 (1.04%) Fat Client
14 20 (1.04%) NHS
14 20 (1.04%) Thin Client
14 20 (1.04%) VCE vBlock
15 18 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 941 (49.01%) Windows
2 812 (42.29%) Linux
3 512 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 332 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 332 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 226 (11.77%) CentOS
6 214 (11.15%) Unix
7 196 (10.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 155 (8.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 103 (5.36%) Windows 7
10 93 (4.84%) Ubuntu
11 82 (4.27%) Solaris
12 58 (3.02%) Windows 10
13 39 (2.03%) AIX
14 31 (1.61%) SUSE
15 30 (1.56%) Windows 8
16 29 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
17 20 (1.04%) Mac OS X
18 18 (0.94%) Android
19 17 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (25.05%) DevOps
2 382 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (16.15%) Configuration Management
4 276 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
5 241 (12.55%) ITIL
6 215 (11.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 206 (10.73%) Migration
8 199 (10.36%) Scrum
9 168 (8.75%) Service Management
10 128 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 126 (6.56%) Identity Management
12 104 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 96 (5.00%) High Availability
13 96 (5.00%) Workflow
14 90 (4.69%) Coaching
15 88 (4.58%) Case Management
16 86 (4.48%) Open Source
17 66 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
18 62 (3.23%) Project Management
19 59 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 283 (14.74%) PowerShell
2 235 (12.24%) Bash Shell
3 204 (10.63%) Python
4 188 (9.79%) SQL
5 183 (9.53%) Ruby
6 175 (9.11%) Perl
7 145 (7.55%) Shell Script
8 142 (7.40%) Java
9 71 (3.70%) PHP
10 45 (2.34%) C#
11 32 (1.67%) JavaScript
12 29 (1.51%) Scala
13 28 (1.46%) C
14 27 (1.41%) VBScript
15 21 (1.09%) Korn
16 20 (1.04%) VB
17 9 (0.47%) AWK
17 9 (0.47%) sed
18 8 (0.42%) Go
19 6 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 355 (18.49%) Security Cleared
2 309 (16.09%) SC Cleared
3 125 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
4 92 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 83 (4.32%) CCNA
6 79 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 71 (3.70%) MCSE
8 64 (3.33%) Degree
9 63 (3.28%) DV Cleared
10 53 (2.76%) BPSS Clearance
11 52 (2.71%) CCNP
12 51 (2.66%) CTC Cleared
13 29 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (1.35%) RHCE
15 19 (0.99%) CISSP
15 19 (0.99%) MCP
16 16 (0.83%) CCIE
16 16 (0.83%) MCITP
16 16 (0.83%) MCSA
17 14 (0.73%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 47 (2.45%) SLA
3 29 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.20%) QA
5 17 (0.89%) RMADS
6 10 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.26%) COBIT
9 3 (0.16%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.052%) BS7799
10 1 (0.052%) GCP
10 1 (0.052%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.052%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.052%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 994 (51.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 632 (32.92%) Active Directory
3 271 (14.11%) Docker
4 250 (13.02%) Hyper-V
5 221 (11.51%) vSphere
6 211 (10.99%) vCloud
7 171 (8.91%) VMware ESX
8 125 (6.51%) VMware ESXi
9 119 (6.20%) Squid
10 118 (6.15%) XenApp
11 117 (6.09%) Postfix
12 97 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
13 73 (3.80%) NFS
14 62 (3.23%) KVM
14 62 (3.23%) XenDesktop
15 58 (3.02%) Xen
16 33 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
17 29 (1.51%) HDFS
18 28 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
19 27 (1.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 514 (26.77%) Puppet
2 308 (16.04%) Ansible
3 186 (9.69%) ZABBIX
4 166 (8.65%) SCCM
5 159 (8.28%) logstash
6 158 (8.23%) Kibana
7 154 (8.02%) Kubernetes
8 147 (7.66%) Terraform
9 117 (6.09%) Rancher
10 114 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
11 88 (4.58%) SCOM
12 85 (4.43%) Nagios
13 78 (4.06%) HAProxy
14 54 (2.81%) vRealize
15 46 (2.40%) Microsoft Clustering
16 38 (1.98%) NetBackup
17 36 (1.88%) Nessus
18 35 (1.82%) WSUS
19 33 (1.72%) Packer
20 32 (1.67%) Consul
Vendors
1 504 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 422 (21.98%) Cisco
3 335 (17.45%) Citrix
4 281 (14.64%) Oracle
5 259 (13.49%) Red Hat
6 239 (12.45%) HP
7 189 (9.84%) EMC
8 124 (6.46%) Sonatype
9 123 (6.41%) NetApp
10 120 (6.25%) IBM
11 117 (6.09%) Atlassian
12 89 (4.64%) Dell
13 72 (3.75%) CheckPoint
14 70 (3.65%) 3PAR
15 59 (3.07%) Google
16 53 (2.76%) Symantec
17 51 (2.66%) Juniper
18 49 (2.55%) Veritas
19 41 (2.14%) Veeam
20 38 (1.98%) AppDynamics
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