Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 6 months to 23 November 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -28 -4 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware 55 78 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 6.28% 14.63% 14.84%
As % of the Vendors category 21.65% 33.33% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 39
Croydon median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £313
90th Percentile £550 £520 £525
South London median daily rate £400 £473 £425
% change year-on-year -15.34% +11.18% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £48.51 £50.00
% change year-on-year -1.40% -2.98% +96.08%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Croydon.

All Vendors
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 254 234 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.00% 43.90% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 131 101
Croydon median daily rate £459 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.88% -7.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £311 £275 £313
90th Percentile £594 £529 £525
South London median daily rate £450 £425 £378
% change year-on-year +5.88% +12.58% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £13.58 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -51.13% -
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.65 £14.76 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +130.77% +14.71% +6.25%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Croydon

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Croydon

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Croydon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 42 (76.36%) Security Cleared
1 42 (76.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (74.55%) SC Cleared
2 41 (74.55%) Linux
3 38 (69.09%) Puppet
4 27 (49.09%) CentOS
5 26 (47.27%) Windows
5 26 (47.27%) Windows Server
6 23 (41.82%) Firewall
7 21 (38.18%) Red Hat
7 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (36.36%) DevOps
8 20 (36.36%) DNS
9 19 (34.55%) Ubuntu
9 19 (34.55%) Bash Shell
10 17 (30.91%) Scrum
11 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (29.09%) vCloud
11 16 (29.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (25.45%) Java
14 13 (23.64%) LDAP
14 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (21.82%) Maven
15 12 (21.82%) KVM
15 12 (21.82%) Virtual Machines
15 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
15 12 (21.82%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (21.82%) yum
15 12 (21.82%) Git (software)

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 10 (18.18%) Apache
1 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.36%) Confluence
3 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon S3
3 8 (14.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) IaaS
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) Firewall
2 20 (36.36%) DNS
3 13 (23.64%) LDAP
4 9 (16.36%) HTTP
5 8 (14.55%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (14.55%) OpenVPN
5 8 (14.55%) SSH
5 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.91%) LAN
6 6 (10.91%) WAN
7 4 (7.27%) OSPF
7 4 (7.27%) SAN
8 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.45%) NAS
8 3 (5.45%) Network Security
8 3 (5.45%) VPN
9 2 (3.64%) BGP
9 2 (3.64%) VLAN
9 2 (3.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (14.55%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
1 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
1 12 (21.82%) Maven
2 11 (20.00%) JUnit
2 11 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 9 (16.36%) JIRA
4 8 (14.55%) Ant
4 8 (14.55%) Bitbucket
4 8 (14.55%) Liquibase
4 8 (14.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (5.45%) DbUnit
5 3 (5.45%) jMock
5 3 (5.45%) Mockito
6 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.82%) Grunt
7 1 (1.82%) gulp
7 1 (1.82%) Protractor
7 1 (1.82%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Administrator
1 19 (34.55%) Linux Administrator
2 18 (32.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 18 (32.73%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (27.27%) VMWare Administrator
4 9 (16.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Developer
7 4 (7.27%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (7.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Big Data Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) DevOps Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Hadoop Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Operational Security Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Operations Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) REST
2 8 (14.55%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (14.55%) MCollective
3 5 (9.09%) Web Services
4 4 (7.27%) J2EE
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Camel
5 3 (5.45%) CSS
5 3 (5.45%) HTML
5 3 (5.45%) PowerMock
5 3 (5.45%) RESTful
5 3 (5.45%) SOAP
5 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.64%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) Node.js
6 2 (3.64%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) .NET
7 1 (1.82%) Ajax
7 1 (1.82%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
1 8 (14.55%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (12.73%) Spread Betting
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Linux
2 27 (49.09%) CentOS
3 26 (47.27%) Windows
3 26 (47.27%) Windows Server
4 19 (34.55%) Ubuntu
5 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (20.00%) Unix
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.27%) SUSE
9 3 (5.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) DevOps
2 17 (30.91%) Scrum
3 16 (29.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 8 (14.55%) Coaching
6 8 (14.55%) Service Management
6 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.73%) Server Building
8 6 (10.91%) Migration
8 6 (10.91%) Open Source
9 5 (9.09%) BDD
9 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.09%) Kanban
9 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) Build Automation
10 4 (7.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Bash Shell
2 14 (25.45%) Java
3 8 (14.55%) Groovy
4 3 (5.45%) C
4 3 (5.45%) VBScript
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (76.36%) Security Cleared
2 41 (74.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
1 3 (5.45%) RMADS
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 42 (76.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (29.09%) vCloud
3 12 (21.82%) KVM
3 12 (21.82%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (21.82%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (20.00%) vSphere
5 10 (18.18%) Docker
6 8 (14.55%) HDFS
6 8 (14.55%) Postfix
6 8 (14.55%) Squid
7 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
8 3 (5.45%) iptables
9 2 (3.64%) flannel
9 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.64%) VMware NSX
10 1 (1.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 38 (69.09%) Puppet
2 12 (21.82%) yum
3 10 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 9 (16.36%) Kibana
5 8 (14.55%) Ansible
5 8 (14.55%) Docker Swarm
5 8 (14.55%) logstash
5 8 (14.55%) Rancher
5 8 (14.55%) Rsyslog
5 8 (14.55%) Sysdig
5 8 (14.55%) Terraform
5 8 (14.55%) ZABBIX
6 3 (5.45%) Nessus
6 3 (5.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (3.64%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.82%) Icinga
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.82%) Nagios
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.55%) Hortonworks
2 8 (14.55%) Sonatype
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) NetApp
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) EMC
7 3 (5.45%) AlienVault
7 3 (5.45%) Dell
7 3 (5.45%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) HP