Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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.

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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 43 15
Rank change year-on-year -15 -28 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 60 55 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.23% 6.49% 14.44%
As % of the Vendors category 15.50% 21.74% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 25
Croydon median daily rate £525 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £423 £363 £413
90th Percentile £650 £526 £518
South London median daily rate £525 £400 £473
% change year-on-year +31.25% -15.34% +12.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £43.22 £47.83 £48.51
% change year-on-year -9.63% -1.40% -5.04%

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 387 253 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 33.74% 29.87% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 160 136
Croydon median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.05% +5.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £650 £576 £546
South London median daily rate £491 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +9.11% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £13.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% +3.13% -51.13%
South London median hourly rate £37.00 £46.42 £19.50
% change year-on-year -20.28% +138.03% -29.81%

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 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 46 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (71.67%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (55.00%) Java
5 32 (53.33%) Scrum
5 32 (53.33%) vSphere
5 32 (53.33%) Jenkins
6 31 (51.67%) SonarQube
6 31 (51.67%) Kanban
7 30 (50.00%) jMock
7 30 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 30 (50.00%) RESTful
7 30 (50.00%) TDD
7 30 (50.00%) Maven
7 30 (50.00%) J2EE
7 30 (50.00%) JUnit
7 30 (50.00%) SOAP
7 30 (50.00%) Web Services
7 30 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 30 (50.00%) Apache Camel
7 30 (50.00%) PowerMock
7 30 (50.00%) DbUnit
7 30 (50.00%) Mockito
7 30 (50.00%) BDD
8 28 (46.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
10 23 (38.33%) Spring
11 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared

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 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.33%) JBoss
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 43 (71.67%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.33%) IaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (6.67%) DHCP
3 4 (6.67%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) NAS
3 4 (6.67%) SAN
3 4 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.33%) FTP
4 2 (3.33%) HTTP
4 2 (3.33%) IPsec
4 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.33%) MPLS
4 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.33%) VSAN
5 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 31 (51.67%) SonarQube
3 30 (50.00%) DbUnit
3 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 30 (50.00%) jMock
3 30 (50.00%) JUnit
3 30 (50.00%) Maven
3 30 (50.00%) Mockito
4 4 (6.67%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Developer
1 30 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Agile Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (3.33%) Network Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 30 (50.00%) J2EE
1 30 (50.00%) PowerMock
1 30 (50.00%) RESTful
1 30 (50.00%) SOAP
1 30 (50.00%) Web Services
2 23 (38.33%) Spring
3 19 (31.67%) Spring Boot
4 4 (6.67%) REST
4 4 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 5 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.00%) NHS
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.33%) PKI
4 2 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.00%) CentOS
7 2 (3.33%) Unix
8 1 (1.67%) Android
8 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (53.33%) Scrum
4 31 (51.67%) Kanban
5 30 (50.00%) BDD
5 30 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 30 (50.00%) TDD
6 28 (46.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 19 (31.67%) Open Source
8 13 (21.67%) DevOps
9 11 (18.33%) ITIL
10 9 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (13.33%) Load Balancing
12 7 (11.67%) Network Design
13 5 (8.33%) Storage Management
13 5 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
14 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 3 (5.00%) Microservices
14 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) Java
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) VCAP
4 1 (1.67%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (53.33%) vSphere
3 7 (11.67%) VMware NSX
4 6 (10.00%) Docker
5 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.33%) NFS
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.33%) XenApp
7 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Ansible
1 5 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 5 (8.33%) Terraform
1 5 (8.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.67%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Packer
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Cisco
2 7 (11.67%) NetApp
3 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.67%) Citrix
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) Ivanti
5 2 (3.33%) Splunk
5 2 (3.33%) Wyse
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.67%) Isilon
6 1 (1.67%) Reuters