The median contractor rate for a VMware Specialist was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Specialist
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 416 400 441
Rank change year-on-year -16 +41  
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 8 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.084% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.088% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 1
Median daily rate £500 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.28 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

VMware Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured VMware Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Specialist in London

VMware Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Specialist in London

VMware Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Specialist in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Specialist in London

VMware Specialist
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £550 -
VMware Specialist
England

VMware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, VMware Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring VMware Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (64.29%) vSphere
5 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) Migration
7 6 (42.86%) VSAN
7 6 (42.86%) vCenter Server
8 5 (35.71%) Task Automation
8 5 (35.71%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (35.71%) Banking
8 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
9 4 (28.57%) SCCM
9 4 (28.57%) PKI
9 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 4 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (21.43%) IIS
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL
10 3 (21.43%) DHCP
10 3 (21.43%) DNS
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (21.43%) Clustering
10 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management

VMware Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (14.29%) AWS OpsWorks
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) VSAN
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) PKI
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (35.71%) Task Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VCP6
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) UAG
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
5 1 (7.14%) vCloud
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) vCenter Server
2 4 (28.57%) SCCM
3 3 (21.43%) Puppet
4 2 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (7.14%) Nagios
5 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (7.14%) PowerCLI
5 1 (7.14%) RANCID
5 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Arista
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) Zerto
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