Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 19 August 2019 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.

VMware vCenter Server
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 241 238 216
Rank change year-on-year -3 -22 +5
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 5 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.078% 0.14% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.98% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 22
City of London median daily rate £450 £311 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.58% -28.03% -1.70%
10th Percentile £414 £116 £302
90th Percentile £563 £493 £499
Central London median daily rate £450 £350 £435
% change year-on-year +28.57% -19.54% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,125 1,019 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.49% 14.58% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 805 620
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £339 £329 £313
90th Percentile £688 £681 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 7
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.31 £15.40
90th Percentile £48.90 £25.50 £25.29
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in the City of London

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vCenter Server in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for vCenter Server in the City of London

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCenter Server in the City of London

vCenter Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for vCenter Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (20.00%) Netcool
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk