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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 57 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing VMware 752 983 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.60% 4.69% 3.10%
As % of the Vendors category 8.90% 10.39% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 680 449
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £365 £317
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +15.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 23
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £28.75 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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
8453 9457 9803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.52% 45.10% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5527 6284 6269
Average daily rate £438 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 218
Average hourly rate £21.70 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 115 £390 +4.00% 74
New Malden - 10 - -
Croydon -14 8 £425 -5.55% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +6 6 £325 +62.50% 2
Harrow +2 5 £495 -
Westminster -4 5 £438 -21.34%
Hounslow 0 3 £560 +65.92%
Hayes - 3 £560 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
Osterley - 2 £431 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £431 - 1
Paddington -1 1 - -
Uxbridge -1 1 £310 +12.72%
Ealing -5 1 - -
Bromley -7 1 - - 1
Wembley - 1 £300 -
Wimbledon - 1 £413 - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 956 (59.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 948 (58.70%) Windows
3 597 (36.97%) Active Directory
4 594 (36.78%) Linux
5 531 (32.88%) Windows Server
6 435 (26.93%) Microsoft
7 411 (25.45%) Citrix
8 360 (22.29%) Cisco
9 340 (21.05%) Finance
10 324 (20.06%) Puppet
11 308 (19.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 296 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
13 290 (17.96%) SAN
14 272 (16.84%) DNS
14 272 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 264 (16.35%) DevOps
16 243 (15.05%) Java
17 242 (14.98%) Jenkins
18 241 (14.92%) ITIL
19 235 (14.55%) Configuration Management
20 227 (14.06%) Data Centre
21 226 (13.99%) Firewall
22 223 (13.81%) Unix
23 217 (13.44%) vSphere
24 212 (13.13%) MS Exchange
25 210 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
26 207 (12.82%) SQL
27 205 (12.69%) PowerShell
28 199 (12.32%) HP
29 197 (12.20%) Git (software)

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 212 (13.13%) MS Exchange
2 117 (7.24%) Tomcat
3 115 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 109 (6.75%) Apache
5 105 (6.50%) IIS
6 102 (6.32%) OpenStack
7 75 (4.64%) SharePoint
8 59 (3.65%) Node.js
9 58 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 49 (3.03%) Skype for Business
11 43 (2.66%) WebSphere
12 42 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
13 40 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 31 (1.92%) nginx
15 21 (1.30%) JBoss
15 21 (1.30%) Jetty
16 19 (1.18%) Confluence
16 19 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
18 11 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 146 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 90 (5.57%) MS Office
3 15 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.62%) MS Project
6 7 (0.43%) HipChat
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.062%) Revit
8 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.37%) RMDS
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.25%) Relativity
3 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.25%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.062%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.062%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.062%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 210 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (6.93%) Office 365
3 95 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (3.53%) IaaS
5 42 (2.60%) SaaS
6 40 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (2.11%) PaaS
9 28 (1.73%) GitHub
10 26 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.62%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.37%) Google Apps
12 6 (0.37%) SoftLayer
12 6 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.19%) Yammer
14 2 (0.12%) Google Drive
14 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.062%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 290 (17.96%) SAN
2 272 (16.84%) DNS
3 226 (13.99%) Firewall
4 169 (10.46%) LAN
5 165 (10.22%) DHCP
6 143 (8.85%) WAN
7 138 (8.54%) TCP/IP
8 125 (7.74%) VPN
9 98 (6.07%) NAS
10 66 (4.09%) NetScaler
11 58 (3.59%) SSL
12 57 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 56 (3.47%) HTTP
13 56 (3.47%) Network Security
14 54 (3.34%) VLAN
14 54 (3.34%) VoIP
15 53 (3.28%) iSCSI
15 53 (3.28%) LDAP
16 48 (2.97%) MPLS
17 42 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.95%) MySQL
3 79 (4.89%) MongoDB
4 64 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (2.35%) Oracle Database
7 35 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 33 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (1.49%) NoSQL
10 19 (1.18%) Redis
11 16 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (0.93%) Big Data
13 12 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (0.74%) DB2
13 12 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.37%) SAP HANA
17 6 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 242 (14.98%) Jenkins
2 197 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 132 (8.17%) Maven
4 41 (2.54%) Subversion
5 38 (2.35%) JIRA
6 33 (2.04%) Vagrant
7 32 (1.98%) Hudson
8 24 (1.49%) Gradle
8 24 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
9 23 (1.42%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.30%) JMeter
10 21 (1.30%) JUnit
11 18 (1.11%) Mockito
12 17 (1.05%) Gerrit
13 15 (0.93%) SonarQube
14 14 (0.87%) IntelliJ
14 14 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (0.80%) Artifactory
16 12 (0.74%) Eclipse
16 12 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 340 (21.05%) Finance
2 103 (6.38%) Banking
3 52 (3.22%) Telecoms
4 44 (2.72%) Financial Institution
4 44 (2.72%) Legal
5 39 (2.41%) Retail
6 38 (2.35%) Law
7 33 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.24%) Front Office
9 14 (0.87%) Advertising
9 14 (0.87%) Games
10 11 (0.68%) Back Office
10 11 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.43%) French Language
11 7 (0.43%) Publishing
12 6 (0.37%) Marketing
12 6 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.25%) Electronics
13 4 (0.25%) Local Government
14 3 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 202 (12.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 186 (11.52%) Architect
3 169 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 124 (7.68%) Analyst
5 119 (7.37%) Administrator
5 119 (7.37%) VMware Engineer
6 99 (6.13%) Systems Administrator
7 96 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 89 (5.51%) Support Engineer
9 88 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
10 82 (5.08%) Consultant
10 82 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
11 69 (4.27%) Windows Engineer
12 63 (3.90%) Operations Engineer
13 61 (3.78%) Support Analyst
14 52 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
15 50 (3.10%) Project Manager
15 50 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
16 48 (2.97%) Citrix Engineer
16 48 (2.97%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (6.50%) Web Services
2 82 (5.08%) MCollective
3 48 (2.97%) Middleware
4 34 (2.11%) LAMP
5 32 (1.98%) .NET
5 32 (1.98%) J2EE
6 25 (1.55%) REST
7 20 (1.24%) LAPP Stack
7 20 (1.24%) SOAP
7 20 (1.24%) Spring
8 19 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (1.11%) Sensu
10 17 (1.05%) XML
11 16 (0.99%) RESTful
12 14 (0.87%) HTML
13 12 (0.74%) jQuery
14 11 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
15 10 (0.62%) WPF
16 9 (0.56%) Guice
16 9 (0.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 227 (14.06%) Data Centre
2 92 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (3.41%) Clustering
4 53 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 47 (2.91%) Hedge funds
6 45 (2.79%) Blackberry
7 44 (2.72%) Private Cloud
8 42 (2.60%) Replication
9 38 (2.35%) EMC VNX
10 27 (1.67%) Public Cloud
11 22 (1.36%) EMC VMAX
12 18 (1.11%) PKI
13 16 (0.99%) Computer Science
13 16 (0.99%) NHS
13 16 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (0.93%) User Experience
15 13 (0.80%) VCE vBlock
16 12 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.62%) PMI
17 10 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 948 (58.70%) Windows
2 594 (36.78%) Linux
3 531 (32.88%) Windows Server
4 308 (19.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 272 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 223 (13.81%) Unix
7 173 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 153 (9.47%) CentOS
9 139 (8.61%) Windows 7
10 120 (7.43%) Ubuntu
11 118 (7.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 51 (3.16%) Windows 8
13 50 (3.10%) Solaris
14 27 (1.67%) Mac OS X
14 27 (1.67%) SUSE
15 26 (1.61%) AIX
16 22 (1.36%) Windows XP
17 19 (1.18%) Android
18 18 (1.11%) Windows 10
19 17 (1.05%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (16.35%) DevOps
3 241 (14.92%) ITIL
4 235 (14.55%) Configuration Management
5 174 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
5 174 (10.77%) Migration
6 141 (8.73%) Scrum
7 108 (6.69%) Project Management
8 103 (6.38%) Open Source
9 88 (5.45%) Build Automation
10 81 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 71 (4.40%) High Availability
12 68 (4.21%) Service Delivery
13 59 (3.65%) Service Management
14 52 (3.22%) Continuous Delivery
15 51 (3.16%) Load Balancing
16 48 (2.97%) PRINCE2
17 47 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 47 (2.91%) E-Commerce
18 44 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 243 (15.05%) Java
2 207 (12.82%) SQL
3 205 (12.69%) PowerShell
4 191 (11.83%) Bash Shell
5 176 (10.90%) Python
6 174 (10.77%) Ruby
7 111 (6.87%) Perl
8 44 (2.72%) Shell Script
9 30 (1.86%) PHP
10 25 (1.55%) C
11 22 (1.36%) VBScript
12 21 (1.30%) Korn
13 18 (1.11%) C++
13 18 (1.11%) JavaScript
14 16 (0.99%) C#
15 13 (0.80%) VB
16 10 (0.62%) Scala
17 9 (0.56%) Go
18 8 (0.50%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.37%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 136 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 108 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
3 104 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 85 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 79 (4.89%) CCNA
6 76 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 72 (4.46%) Degree
8 57 (3.53%) MCSE
9 50 (3.10%) CCNP
10 26 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
12 22 (1.36%) MCSA
13 20 (1.24%) JNCIA
13 20 (1.24%) RHCE
13 20 (1.24%) RHCSA
14 18 (1.11%) MCITP
14 18 (1.11%) PMI Certification
14 18 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 17 (1.05%) MCP
16 15 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.91%) SLA
2 16 (0.99%) QA
3 13 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.19%) ISO15022
5 3 (0.19%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.12%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.062%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 956 (59.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 597 (36.97%) Active Directory
3 217 (13.44%) vSphere
4 169 (10.46%) XenApp
5 149 (9.23%) VMware ESX
6 137 (8.48%) Hyper-V
7 98 (6.07%) XenDesktop
8 83 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
9 81 (5.02%) Docker
10 71 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 70 (4.33%) vCloud
12 49 (3.03%) NFS
13 34 (2.11%) XenServer
14 30 (1.86%) KVM
15 25 (1.55%) Xen
16 18 (1.11%) Firmware
17 17 (1.05%) Samba
18 14 (0.87%) Terminal Server
19 11 (0.68%) ISA Server
19 11 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 324 (20.06%) Puppet
2 194 (12.01%) SCCM
3 150 (9.29%) Opscode Chef
4 114 (7.06%) Ansible
5 100 (6.19%) ZABBIX
6 90 (5.57%) Nagios
7 86 (5.33%) SCOM
8 49 (3.03%) NetBackup
9 41 (2.54%) Salt
10 33 (2.04%) logstash
11 27 (1.67%) WSUS
12 26 (1.61%) Icinga
13 25 (1.55%) Backup Exec
14 19 (1.18%) CFEngine
15 18 (1.11%) Kibana
16 17 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 17 (1.05%) vMotion
17 16 (0.99%) BladeLogic
17 16 (0.99%) vRealize
17 16 (0.99%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 435 (26.93%) Microsoft
2 411 (25.45%) Citrix
3 360 (22.29%) Cisco
4 199 (12.32%) HP
5 190 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 169 (10.46%) NetApp
7 153 (9.47%) EMC
8 128 (7.93%) Oracle
9 78 (4.83%) Dell
10 71 (4.40%) IBM
11 62 (3.84%) Juniper
12 55 (3.41%) SolarWinds
13 54 (3.34%) CheckPoint
14 46 (2.85%) AppSense
15 42 (2.60%) Symantec
16 40 (2.48%) Google
17 35 (2.17%) CommVault
18 33 (2.04%) Brocade
18 33 (2.04%) F5
19 32 (1.98%) Veeam
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Rate: From £550 to £580 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pentasia Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Jenrick IT
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day for 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Rate: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £45000 - £54000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Market Rate Circa £700/day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: 5 days ago