Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 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.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 53 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 -44 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 66 52 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 6.48% 4.99% 17.71%
As % of the Vendors category 17.98% 17.16% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 31
Croydon median daily rate £525 £463 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -1.07% +3.89%
10th Percentile £444 £375 £413
90th Percentile £541 £562 £529
South London median daily rate £525 £415 £470
% change year-on-year +26.51% -11.70% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £44.18 £47.83 £47.83
% change year-on-year -7.63% - -

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 367 303 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 36.02% 29.05% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 191 117
Croydon median daily rate £513 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £325 £263 £275
90th Percentile £588 £675 £504
South London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.55% - -
South London median hourly rate £42.27 £47.83 £42.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +13.88% +100.00%

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 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 53 (80.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (71.21%) Java
3 46 (69.70%) Scrum
3 46 (69.70%) Git (software)
3 46 (69.70%) Jenkins
4 45 (68.18%) Kanban
5 44 (66.67%) vSphere
6 43 (65.15%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (65.15%) SonarQube
6 43 (65.15%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (63.64%) jMock
7 42 (63.64%) TDD
7 42 (63.64%) Maven
7 42 (63.64%) J2EE
7 42 (63.64%) SOAP
7 42 (63.64%) Web Services
7 42 (63.64%) JUnit
7 42 (63.64%) E-Commerce
7 42 (63.64%) Apache Camel
7 42 (63.64%) PowerMock
7 42 (63.64%) RESTful
7 42 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (63.64%) DbUnit
7 42 (63.64%) Mockito
7 42 (63.64%) BDD
8 40 (60.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 35 (53.03%) Open Source
9 35 (53.03%) Spring
10 33 (50.00%) Spring Boot

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 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.58%) Confluence
2 5 (7.58%) JBoss
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 43 (65.15%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.06%) Office 365
5 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (6.06%) SAN
4 3 (4.55%) LAN
4 3 (4.55%) MPLS
4 3 (4.55%) Network Security
4 3 (4.55%) VPN
4 3 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (3.03%) BGP
5 2 (3.03%) DHCP
5 2 (3.03%) FTP
5 2 (3.03%) HTTP
5 2 (3.03%) IMAP
5 2 (3.03%) OSPF
5 2 (3.03%) SMTP
5 2 (3.03%) SSL
5 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.03%) VLAN
5 2 (3.03%) VPLS
5 2 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 46 (69.70%) Git (software)
1 46 (69.70%) Jenkins
2 43 (65.15%) SonarQube
3 42 (63.64%) DbUnit
3 42 (63.64%) jMock
3 42 (63.64%) JUnit
3 42 (63.64%) Maven
3 42 (63.64%) Mockito
4 5 (7.58%) JIRA
5 4 (6.06%) WebLogic Workshop
6 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.03%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Law
2 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Developer
1 42 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 7 (10.61%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (10.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (6.06%) Administrator
3 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Java Team Leader
3 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
3 4 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
4 3 (4.55%) Architect
4 3 (4.55%) Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (3.03%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) Apache Camel
1 42 (63.64%) J2EE
1 42 (63.64%) PowerMock
1 42 (63.64%) RESTful
1 42 (63.64%) SOAP
1 42 (63.64%) Web Services
2 35 (53.03%) Spring
3 33 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 5 (7.58%) LDAP
5 4 (6.06%) XML
6 2 (3.03%) 802.1X
6 2 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.03%) REST
6 2 (3.03%) YAML
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) CMDB
5 1 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.09%) CentOS
4 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (69.70%) Scrum
3 45 (68.18%) Kanban
4 43 (65.15%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (63.64%) BDD
5 42 (63.64%) E-Commerce
5 42 (63.64%) TDD
6 40 (60.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 35 (53.03%) Open Source
8 10 (15.15%) DevOps
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Storage Management
10 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.55%) Project Management
11 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.03%) Change Management
11 2 (3.03%) Migration
11 2 (3.03%) OO
11 2 (3.03%) Server Management
11 2 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Groovy
4 2 (3.03%) Perl
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) Ruby
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.03%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PMO
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 53 (80.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (66.67%) vSphere
3 7 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.09%) Docker
5 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.55%) iptables
6 3 (4.55%) KVM
6 3 (4.55%) XenApp
6 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.52%) VMware NSX
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Ansible
2 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.06%) vCenter Server
4 3 (4.55%) Puppet
4 3 (4.55%) Terraform
4 3 (4.55%) yum
5 1 (1.52%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) Packer
5 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) NetApp
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) Citrix
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.03%) Aruba
5 2 (3.03%) Dell
5 2 (3.03%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Juniper
5 2 (3.03%) Meraki
5 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.03%) ProCurve
5 2 (3.03%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.52%) Isilon
6 1 (1.52%) Reuters
6 1 (1.52%) Splunk