Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for vRealize skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vRealize over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 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 vRealize Suite
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 239 245
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 +53
Contract jobs citing vRealize 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.077% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.70% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
City of London median daily rate £488 £500 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -3.85% -7.56%
10th Percentile £463 £500 £459
90th Percentile £518 £500 £549
Central London median daily rate £488 £500 £520
% change year-on-year -2.50% -3.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

vRealize 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 989 713 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.94% 11.04% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 583 635
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +9.83%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £306
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 8
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £20.67 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.79% +0.82% +17.14%
10th Percentile £12.23 £15.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £32.18 £25.29 £24.54
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.67 £20.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.82% +13.89%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in the City of London

vRealize
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 vRealize in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for vRealize in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vRealize 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 vRealize.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) VMware NSX
4 3 (42.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) VCP6
5 2 (28.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

vRealize
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VSAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
2 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Runbook
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) VCP6
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware NSX
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) KVM
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (14.29%) vCloud
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) vMotion
3 1 (14.29%) SnapVault
3 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp