Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 145 121
Rank change year-on-year +57 -24 +38
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 32 83 153
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.77% 1.39% 2.19%
As % of the System Software category 12.65% 8.28% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 124
Median daily rate £488 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £355 £230 £137
90th Percentile £588 £499 £584
Central London median daily rate £488 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +18.18% -2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £14.80
Central London median hourly rate - - £14.80

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 253 1,003 1,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.99% 16.83% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 807 985
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £225 £234 £166
90th Percentile £625 £656 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £519 £500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 38
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.10% +9.09% +13.24%
10th Percentile £22.65 £13.81 £13.31
90th Percentile £37.28 £46.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +9.52% +9.09% +3.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) Finance
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle
5 15 (46.88%) Azure
6 11 (34.38%) Banking
6 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
7 9 (28.13%) AWS
7 9 (28.13%) PaaS
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (28.13%) IaaS
8 8 (25.00%) SaaS
8 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (25.00%) SAN
8 8 (25.00%) EMC
8 8 (25.00%) Unix
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco
9 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
9 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (21.88%) High Availability

VMware Infrastructure
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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Liferay
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Azure
2 9 (28.13%) AWS
2 9 (28.13%) IaaS
2 9 (28.13%) PaaS
3 8 (25.00%) SaaS
4 6 (18.75%) GCP
5 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (12.50%) GitHub
6 4 (12.50%) Office 365
7 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.13%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) DNS
1 8 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.75%) Kerberos
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.25%) Skype
5 2 (6.25%) SMTP
5 2 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
6 1 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Serena SBM
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.50%) Retail
5 3 (9.38%) International Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) DBA
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (12.50%) Sybase DBA
2 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) LDAP
2 3 (9.38%) JDBC
2 3 (9.38%) ODBC
3 1 (3.13%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) Unix
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.25%) HPUX
9 1 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.88%) High Availability
3 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Security Hardening
4 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 3 (9.38%) Converged Infrastructure
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Database Security
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) Security Management
5 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Server Management
6 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) Korn
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) VBScript
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.50%) Docker
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware NSX
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
1 5 (15.63%) Kubernetes
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (12.50%) Terraform
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (9.38%) SCOM
4 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (6.25%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) Control-M
5 1 (3.13%) Icinga
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.13%) Netcool
5 1 (3.13%) QRadar
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) Oracle
4 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
5 8 (25.00%) EMC
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco
7 6 (18.75%) Citrix
8 5 (15.63%) IBM
9 4 (12.50%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) Ivanti
9 4 (12.50%) Sybase
10 3 (9.38%) NetApp
10 3 (9.38%) SaltStack
10 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
10 3 (9.38%) Splunk
11 2 (6.25%) Dell
11 2 (6.25%) Hitachi
12 1 (3.13%) Lotus
12 1 (3.13%) McAfee
12 1 (3.13%) Symantec