The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

VMware
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.77% 0.81% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 64 52 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 49.23% 41.94% 54.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 38
Median daily rate £535 £450 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.88% -8.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £363 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Canary Wharf

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Canary Wharf

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VMware.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Packer
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) SRDF
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Packer
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO