Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 246 228
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 +28
Contract jobs citing vRealize 6 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 1.42% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
City of London median daily rate £450 £413 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.62% -8.95%
10th Percentile £388 £396 £395
90th Percentile £513 £484 £516
Central London median daily rate £450 £413 £500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -17.50% +11.11%
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 1,226 846 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.18% 11.77% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 683 606
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £290 £325 £331
90th Percentile £675 £673 £634
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 8 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -38.18% +74.60%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.64 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.50 £39.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -30.91% +61.76%

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

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vRealize in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vRealize in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware NSX
2 5 (83.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 4 (66.67%) Trend Micro
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) VSAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware NSX
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 4 (66.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Trend Micro
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) HP