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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 56 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 790 1047 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.66% 4.47% 3.58%
As % of the Vendors category 8.91% 10.10% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 715 570
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 65 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £14.91 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £52.17 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +14.28%
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
8871 10367 10246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.27% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6089 6860 6573
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 255 202
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -12 129 £475 +18.75% 43
Croydon -16 18 £393 +12.14% 2
Harrow +1 13 £400 +263.63% 1
Westminster - 11 £525 -
Hounslow +3 7 £415 +118.42%
Uxbridge +5 4 £404 +137.35%
Ilford +1 2 £250 +8.69%
Canary Wharf -1 2 £375 -6.25%
Osterley - 2 £510 -
Docklands, London +2 1 - -
Twickenham 0 1 - -
Feltham -2 1 £400 -
Hayes -6 1 £475 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Ealing - 1 £350 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 976 (58.87%) Windows
2 965 (58.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 646 (38.96%) Active Directory
4 622 (37.52%) Linux
5 557 (33.59%) Windows Server
6 501 (30.22%) Microsoft
7 432 (26.06%) Citrix
8 369 (22.26%) Finance
9 347 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 343 (20.69%) Cisco
11 321 (19.36%) SAN
12 313 (18.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 312 (18.82%) Puppet
14 294 (17.73%) ITIL
15 268 (16.16%) Unix
16 267 (16.10%) Firewall
17 263 (15.86%) PowerShell
18 262 (15.80%) HP
19 260 (15.68%) DNS
20 256 (15.44%) DevOps
21 249 (15.02%) MS Exchange
22 247 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
23 235 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
24 227 (13.69%) Red Hat
25 226 (13.63%) vSphere
26 222 (13.39%) Data Centre
27 221 (13.33%) Java
28 215 (12.97%) SQL Server
29 203 (12.24%) SQL
30 198 (11.94%) Migration

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
1 249 (15.02%) MS Exchange
2 154 (9.29%) Apache
3 118 (7.12%) Tomcat
4 105 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 100 (6.03%) SharePoint
6 89 (5.37%) IIS
7 71 (4.28%) Skype for Business
8 64 (3.86%) OpenStack
9 53 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 51 (3.08%) WebSphere
11 34 (2.05%) JBoss
12 29 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 28 (1.69%) nginx
14 25 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 24 (1.45%) Confluence
16 20 (1.21%) WebLogic
17 17 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
18 16 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 11 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
20 10 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 139 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 79 (4.76%) MS Office
3 17 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.54%) MS Project
5 8 (0.48%) HipChat
6 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.060%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.060%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 13 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.48%) RMDS
3 7 (0.42%) Documaker
3 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.24%) Eikon
4 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.060%) assyst
7 1 (0.060%) BASE24
7 1 (0.060%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.060%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.060%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.060%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 235 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 134 (8.08%) Office 365
4 56 (3.38%) IaaS
5 37 (2.23%) SaaS
6 34 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (1.63%) PaaS
8 24 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 23 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
10 22 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (1.15%) GitHub
11 19 (1.15%) Google Apps
12 10 (0.60%) Google App Engine
12 10 (0.60%) Mimecast
13 9 (0.54%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.36%) IBM PureFlex
15 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
15 5 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
16 4 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 321 (19.36%) SAN
2 267 (16.10%) Firewall
3 260 (15.68%) DNS
4 146 (8.81%) LAN
5 145 (8.75%) TCP/IP
6 144 (8.69%) WAN
7 128 (7.72%) DHCP
8 105 (6.33%) NAS
9 88 (5.31%) VPN
10 70 (4.22%) HTTP
11 69 (4.16%) NetScaler
12 68 (4.10%) LDAP
13 60 (3.62%) SSL
14 55 (3.32%) VLAN
15 54 (3.26%) iSCSI
16 50 (3.02%) Network Security
17 47 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
18 38 (2.29%) Internet
18 38 (2.29%) Skype
19 35 (2.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 113 (6.82%) MySQL
3 79 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 73 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 42 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (2.29%) Hadoop
8 37 (2.23%) Redis
9 35 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 26 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.27%) Big Data
12 20 (1.21%) NoSQL
12 20 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (0.97%) DB2
15 13 (0.78%) HBase
15 13 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 171 (10.31%) Jenkins
2 138 (8.32%) Git (software)
3 59 (3.56%) JIRA
4 45 (2.71%) Subversion
5 40 (2.41%) Maven
6 33 (1.99%) Vagrant
7 28 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 26 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 25 (1.51%) Hudson
10 20 (1.21%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.21%) Selenium
11 17 (1.03%) Artifactory
11 17 (1.03%) SonarQube
11 17 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (0.90%) Gatling
12 15 (0.90%) JMeter
12 15 (0.90%) LoadRunner
13 14 (0.84%) Gerrit
13 14 (0.84%) JUnit
14 12 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 369 (22.26%) Finance
2 137 (8.26%) Banking
3 55 (3.32%) Financial Institution
4 44 (2.65%) Retail
5 40 (2.41%) Legal
6 29 (1.75%) Games
6 29 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 29 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.39%) Back Office
8 17 (1.03%) Advertising
9 13 (0.78%) Publishing
10 12 (0.72%) Law
11 10 (0.60%) Front Office
12 9 (0.54%) Marketing
13 6 (0.36%) German Language
13 6 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.30%) French Language
15 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.12%) Electronics
16 2 (0.12%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 220 (13.27%) Architect
2 203 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 162 (9.77%) Administrator
4 146 (8.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 143 (8.62%) VMware Engineer
6 120 (7.24%) Analyst
7 119 (7.18%) Systems Administrator
8 118 (7.12%) Windows Engineer
9 102 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
10 100 (6.03%) Consultant
11 85 (5.13%) Support Engineer
12 84 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
13 81 (4.89%) Server Engineer
14 80 (4.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 79 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
16 77 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
17 64 (3.86%) 3rd Line Support
18 60 (3.62%) Citrix Engineer
19 52 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
20 49 (2.96%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (5.61%) Web Services
2 62 (3.74%) Node.js
3 59 (3.56%) LAMP
4 57 (3.44%) .NET
5 54 (3.26%) Middleware
6 51 (3.08%) XML
7 44 (2.65%) HTML
8 33 (1.99%) REST
9 27 (1.63%) J2EE
10 26 (1.57%) JSON
11 23 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
12 18 (1.09%) Sensu
13 16 (0.97%) MCollective
14 15 (0.90%) ASP.NET
14 15 (0.90%) SOAP
15 13 (0.78%) LEMP Stack
16 12 (0.72%) CSS
16 12 (0.72%) Spring
17 11 (0.66%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 222 (13.39%) Data Centre
2 71 (4.28%) Clustering
3 62 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (2.96%) Replication
5 48 (2.90%) Hedge funds
5 48 (2.90%) Private Cloud
6 43 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 31 (1.87%) EMC VNX
7 31 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
8 29 (1.75%) Blackberry
9 26 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.39%) User Experience
11 21 (1.27%) PKI
12 18 (1.09%) Computer Science
12 18 (1.09%) VCE vBlock
13 17 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
14 16 (0.97%) Public Cloud
15 14 (0.84%) EqualLogic
16 13 (0.78%) EMC VMAX
16 13 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 976 (58.87%) Windows
2 622 (37.52%) Linux
3 557 (33.59%) Windows Server
4 347 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 313 (18.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 268 (16.16%) Unix
7 159 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 131 (7.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 123 (7.42%) Windows 7
10 104 (6.27%) Solaris
11 87 (5.25%) CentOS
12 63 (3.80%) Ubuntu
13 45 (2.71%) Windows 10
14 44 (2.65%) Mac OS X
14 44 (2.65%) Windows 8
15 40 (2.41%) AIX
16 33 (1.99%) Oracle Linux
17 20 (1.21%) SUSE
18 18 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
19 17 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (17.73%) ITIL
2 256 (15.44%) DevOps
3 247 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (11.94%) Migration
5 182 (10.98%) Configuration Management
6 142 (8.56%) Open Source
7 104 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (6.03%) Project Management
9 86 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 76 (4.58%) Scrum
11 70 (4.22%) Change Management
12 68 (4.10%) High Availability
13 64 (3.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 58 (3.50%) Continuous Delivery
15 57 (3.44%) Service Management
16 56 (3.38%) Server Virtualisation
17 51 (3.08%) Problem Management
17 51 (3.08%) Virtual Environments
18 50 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
19 46 (2.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 263 (15.86%) PowerShell
2 221 (13.33%) Java
3 203 (12.24%) SQL
4 193 (11.64%) Python
5 154 (9.29%) Perl
6 150 (9.05%) Bash Shell
7 117 (7.06%) Ruby
8 54 (3.26%) PHP
9 51 (3.08%) C#
9 51 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 48 (2.90%) JavaScript
11 44 (2.65%) VBScript
12 30 (1.81%) C++
13 17 (1.03%) C
14 15 (0.90%) Korn
15 13 (0.78%) Go
16 12 (0.72%) VB
17 11 (0.66%) Scala
17 11 (0.66%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 124 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 98 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 95 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 76 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (4.52%) MCSE
6 74 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 52 (3.14%) CCNA
7 52 (3.14%) Degree
8 36 (2.17%) CCNP
9 32 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (1.39%) MCSA
11 19 (1.15%) DV Cleared
12 17 (1.03%) RHCE
13 16 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 14 (0.84%) MCITP
15 13 (0.78%) RHCA
16 10 (0.60%) MCTS
17 9 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
17 9 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (0.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.59%) SLA
2 27 (1.63%) QA
3 21 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.66%) COBIT
6 5 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.24%) ISO22301
7 4 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.12%) DICOM
8 2 (0.12%) HL7
8 2 (0.12%) ISO15022
8 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.060%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.060%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.060%) MiFID
9 1 (0.060%) PMBOK
System Software
1 965 (58.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 646 (38.96%) Active Directory
3 226 (13.63%) vSphere
4 191 (11.52%) VMware ESX
5 181 (10.92%) Hyper-V
6 143 (8.62%) XenApp
7 115 (6.94%) VMware ESXi
8 102 (6.15%) Docker
9 81 (4.89%) XenDesktop
10 80 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
11 68 (4.10%) NFS
12 56 (3.38%) vCloud
13 54 (3.26%) Xen
14 45 (2.71%) Microsoft App-V
15 43 (2.59%) KVM
16 30 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
17 27 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
18 25 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 24 (1.45%) VMware Server
19 24 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 312 (18.82%) Puppet
2 186 (11.22%) SCCM
3 143 (8.62%) Ansible
4 125 (7.54%) SCOM
5 123 (7.42%) Opscode Chef
6 106 (6.39%) Nagios
7 46 (2.77%) ZABBIX
8 45 (2.71%) logstash
9 43 (2.59%) WSUS
10 40 (2.41%) NetBackup
11 30 (1.81%) Kubernetes
12 29 (1.75%) Kibana
13 28 (1.69%) Salt
14 27 (1.63%) FreeIPA
15 26 (1.57%) Icinga
16 25 (1.51%) Backup Exec
17 24 (1.45%) HAProxy
18 22 (1.33%) HP SIM
19 20 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
20 19 (1.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 501 (30.22%) Microsoft
2 432 (26.06%) Citrix
3 343 (20.69%) Cisco
4 262 (15.80%) HP
5 227 (13.69%) Red Hat
6 192 (11.58%) NetApp
7 168 (10.13%) Oracle
8 164 (9.89%) EMC
9 104 (6.27%) IBM
10 98 (5.91%) Dell
11 59 (3.56%) Symantec
12 49 (2.96%) Google
13 47 (2.83%) CheckPoint
14 40 (2.41%) Juniper
15 38 (2.29%) Bloomberg
16 34 (2.05%) F5
16 34 (2.05%) Splunk
17 33 (1.99%) Reuters
18 32 (1.93%) Apple
19 30 (1.81%) 3PAR
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