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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 50 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware 840 968 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.88% 4.37% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 9.40% 9.82% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 679 549
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 46 24
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.38 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +9.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £52.17 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +23.75%
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
8934 9858 10046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.23% 44.52% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6110 6443 6561
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 239 205
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.01 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.03% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -13 124 £475 +22.18% 54
Croydon -16 20 £393 +12.14% 2
Harrow +1 14 £480 +336.36% 1
Westminster - 6 £450 -
Twickenham +5 5 £350 -
Hounslow +1 5 £415 +0.60%
Uxbridge - 5 £404 - 2
Docklands, London +5 3 £460 +2.22%
Enfield +5 2 £150 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 2 £375 +50.00% 2
Canary Wharf +5 1 - -
Wembley +3 1 £265 -8.62% 1
Chessington -1 1 - -
Ilford -1 1 - -
Hayes -4 1 £475 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 959 (59.05%) Windows
2 958 (58.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 616 (37.93%) Active Directory
4 611 (37.62%) Linux
5 556 (34.24%) Windows Server
6 483 (29.74%) Microsoft
7 406 (25.00%) Citrix
8 363 (22.35%) Finance
9 331 (20.38%) Cisco
10 322 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 304 (18.72%) Puppet
12 300 (18.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 294 (18.10%) SAN
14 288 (17.73%) ITIL
15 286 (17.61%) Unix
16 266 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
17 259 (15.95%) DNS
17 259 (15.95%) PowerShell
18 255 (15.70%) DevOps
19 251 (15.46%) HP
20 246 (15.15%) MS Exchange
21 237 (14.59%) vSphere
22 235 (14.47%) Firewall
23 229 (14.10%) Java
24 217 (13.36%) Data Centre
25 215 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
26 208 (12.81%) Red Hat
27 203 (12.50%) SQL Server
28 202 (12.44%) Migration
29 197 (12.13%) NetApp

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
1 246 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 138 (8.50%) Apache
3 123 (7.57%) Tomcat
4 98 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 92 (5.67%) SharePoint
6 84 (5.17%) IIS
7 74 (4.56%) OpenStack
8 70 (4.31%) Skype for Business
9 63 (3.88%) Node.js
10 59 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 50 (3.08%) WebSphere
12 34 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 33 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
14 24 (1.48%) nginx
15 22 (1.35%) JBoss
16 19 (1.17%) Confluence
17 17 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
18 16 (0.99%) WebLogic
19 14 (0.86%) Jetty
20 13 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 143 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.99%) MS Office
3 13 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.62%) HipChat
5 8 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.43%) MS Project
7 1 (0.062%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.062%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 14 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.49%) RMDS
3 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) Eikon
5 3 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.12%) Documaker
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.062%) BASE24
7 1 (0.062%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.062%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.062%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 215 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (7.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (6.90%) Office 365
4 49 (3.02%) IaaS
5 33 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (1.85%) SaaS
7 27 (1.66%) PaaS
8 20 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (1.05%) GitHub
11 13 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (0.74%) Mimecast
13 9 (0.55%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.43%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.37%) IBM PureFlex
16 5 (0.31%) SoftLayer
17 4 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
17 4 (0.25%) OneDrive
17 4 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 4 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 294 (18.10%) SAN
2 259 (15.95%) DNS
3 235 (14.47%) Firewall
4 147 (9.05%) TCP/IP
5 127 (7.82%) LAN
6 119 (7.33%) DHCP
7 118 (7.27%) WAN
8 94 (5.79%) NAS
9 89 (5.48%) VPN
10 69 (4.25%) HTTP
11 67 (4.13%) LDAP
12 61 (3.76%) NetScaler
13 58 (3.57%) SSL
14 47 (2.89%) Network Security
15 42 (2.59%) Internet
15 42 (2.59%) iSCSI
16 40 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (2.46%) VLAN
17 39 (2.40%) Skype
18 35 (2.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 99 (6.10%) MySQL
3 80 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 62 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 37 (2.28%) Oracle Database
8 31 (1.91%) Redis
9 26 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (1.42%) Hadoop
10 23 (1.42%) NoSQL
11 18 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (1.05%) DB2
13 14 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.74%) Big Data
15 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 177 (10.90%) Jenkins
2 154 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 61 (3.76%) Maven
4 52 (3.20%) JIRA
5 43 (2.65%) Subversion
6 30 (1.85%) Vagrant
7 25 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 24 (1.48%) Cucumber
8 24 (1.48%) Hudson
9 23 (1.42%) TeamCity
10 20 (1.23%) Selenium
11 18 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.05%) JMeter
12 17 (1.05%) JUnit
13 16 (0.99%) Gatling
13 16 (0.99%) LoadRunner
14 14 (0.86%) Artifactory
15 13 (0.80%) Gradle
15 13 (0.80%) SonarQube
16 12 (0.74%) Ant
General
1 363 (22.35%) Finance
2 124 (7.64%) Banking
3 50 (3.08%) Financial Institution
3 50 (3.08%) Retail
4 38 (2.34%) Legal
5 32 (1.97%) Investment Banking
5 32 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 27 (1.66%) Games
7 19 (1.17%) Advertising
8 18 (1.11%) Front Office
8 18 (1.11%) Law
9 15 (0.92%) Back Office
10 13 (0.80%) Publishing
11 9 (0.55%) Marketing
12 6 (0.37%) German Language
12 6 (0.37%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.31%) French Language
14 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.12%) Electronics
15 2 (0.12%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 203 (12.50%) Architect
2 189 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 160 (9.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 144 (8.87%) Administrator
5 128 (7.88%) VMware Engineer
6 120 (7.39%) Analyst
7 108 (6.65%) Systems Administrator
8 102 (6.28%) Windows Engineer
9 97 (5.97%) Consultant
10 94 (5.79%) Linux Engineer
11 85 (5.23%) Support Engineer
12 77 (4.74%) Server Engineer
13 74 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
14 71 (4.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 69 (4.25%) Infrastructure Architect
16 67 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
17 61 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support
18 54 (3.33%) Support Analyst
19 51 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
20 50 (3.08%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (6.03%) Web Services
2 53 (3.26%) .NET
3 52 (3.20%) LAMP
4 45 (2.77%) Middleware
5 42 (2.59%) XML
6 32 (1.97%) MCollective
7 31 (1.91%) HTML
8 29 (1.79%) REST
9 26 (1.60%) Sensu
10 25 (1.54%) J2EE
10 25 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (1.29%) JSON
12 16 (0.99%) LAPP Stack
13 14 (0.86%) Spring
14 13 (0.80%) SOAP
15 12 (0.74%) WPF
16 11 (0.68%) ASP.NET
17 10 (0.62%) ELK Stack
18 9 (0.55%) AngularJS
18 9 (0.55%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 217 (13.36%) Data Centre
2 65 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (3.76%) Clustering
4 54 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 52 (3.20%) Hedge funds
6 51 (3.14%) Private Cloud
7 46 (2.83%) Replication
8 39 (2.40%) Blackberry
8 39 (2.40%) EMC VNX
9 28 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 25 (1.54%) Computer Science
11 23 (1.42%) User Experience
12 20 (1.23%) PKI
12 20 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 19 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
14 17 (1.05%) VCE vBlock
15 13 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
16 12 (0.74%) NHS
16 12 (0.74%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 959 (59.05%) Windows
2 611 (37.62%) Linux
3 556 (34.24%) Windows Server
4 322 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 300 (18.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 286 (17.61%) Unix
7 158 (9.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 121 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 118 (7.27%) Windows 7
10 95 (5.85%) CentOS
11 88 (5.42%) Solaris
12 71 (4.37%) Ubuntu
13 42 (2.59%) Mac OS X
13 42 (2.59%) Windows 10
14 40 (2.46%) Windows 8
15 36 (2.22%) AIX
16 24 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
16 24 (1.48%) SUSE
17 22 (1.35%) Windows XP
18 14 (0.86%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (17.73%) ITIL
2 266 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (15.70%) DevOps
4 202 (12.44%) Migration
5 194 (11.95%) Configuration Management
6 139 (8.56%) Open Source
7 118 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
8 116 (7.14%) Project Management
9 96 (5.91%) Scrum
10 76 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 66 (4.06%) Change Management
12 65 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 62 (3.82%) Service Management
14 57 (3.51%) Problem Management
15 56 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 56 (3.45%) High Availability
16 51 (3.14%) Server Virtualisation
17 49 (3.02%) ITSM
18 48 (2.96%) PRINCE2
19 46 (2.83%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 259 (15.95%) PowerShell
2 229 (14.10%) Java
3 192 (11.82%) SQL
4 190 (11.70%) Python
5 158 (9.73%) Bash Shell
6 145 (8.93%) Perl
7 138 (8.50%) Ruby
8 59 (3.63%) Shell Script
9 48 (2.96%) C#
10 45 (2.77%) PHP
11 39 (2.40%) JavaScript
12 32 (1.97%) C++
13 30 (1.85%) VBScript
14 22 (1.35%) C
15 16 (0.99%) VB
16 15 (0.92%) Korn
17 14 (0.86%) Go
18 12 (0.74%) Scala
18 12 (0.74%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 142 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 104 (6.40%) SC Cleared
3 92 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 85 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (4.37%) MCSE
6 64 (3.94%) Degree
7 63 (3.88%) CCNA
8 61 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 38 (2.34%) CCNP
10 31 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (1.48%) DV Cleared
12 21 (1.29%) MCITP
13 20 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (1.11%) RHCE
15 16 (0.99%) MCSA
16 13 (0.80%) MCP
16 13 (0.80%) RHCA
17 11 (0.68%) PMI Certification
18 10 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
18 10 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.77%) SLA
2 27 (1.66%) QA
3 18 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.68%) COBIT
6 5 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.18%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.18%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.12%) DICOM
9 2 (0.12%) HL7
9 2 (0.12%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.062%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.062%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.062%) MiFID
10 1 (0.062%) PMBOK
System Software
1 958 (58.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 616 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 237 (14.59%) vSphere
4 176 (10.84%) VMware ESX
5 157 (9.67%) Hyper-V
6 126 (7.76%) XenApp
7 102 (6.28%) Docker
8 100 (6.16%) VMware ESXi
9 67 (4.13%) XenDesktop
10 63 (3.88%) NFS
11 57 (3.51%) vCloud
12 43 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 42 (2.59%) Xen
14 38 (2.34%) KVM
15 24 (1.48%) Samba
15 24 (1.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 20 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
17 19 (1.17%) XenServer
18 18 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
19 17 (1.05%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 304 (18.72%) Puppet
2 173 (10.65%) SCCM
3 124 (7.64%) Ansible
4 112 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 108 (6.65%) SCOM
6 100 (6.16%) Nagios
7 55 (3.39%) ZABBIX
8 51 (3.14%) NetBackup
9 45 (2.77%) logstash
10 37 (2.28%) WSUS
11 31 (1.91%) Kubernetes
12 30 (1.85%) Icinga
13 28 (1.72%) Kibana
14 26 (1.60%) FreeIPA
14 26 (1.60%) Salt
15 23 (1.42%) Backup Exec
16 22 (1.35%) HP SIM
17 21 (1.29%) SELinux
18 19 (1.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
19 18 (1.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 483 (29.74%) Microsoft
2 406 (25.00%) Citrix
3 331 (20.38%) Cisco
4 251 (15.46%) HP
5 208 (12.81%) Red Hat
6 197 (12.13%) NetApp
7 153 (9.42%) EMC
8 152 (9.36%) Oracle
9 91 (5.60%) Dell
10 88 (5.42%) IBM
11 51 (3.14%) CheckPoint
12 47 (2.89%) Symantec
13 37 (2.28%) Bloomberg
14 34 (2.09%) Splunk
15 33 (2.03%) F5
16 31 (1.91%) Juniper
16 31 (1.91%) Veritas
17 30 (1.85%) Reuters
17 30 (1.85%) SolarWinds
18 29 (1.79%) 3PAR
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £300 to £310 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 550-650pd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £140 - £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £513.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago