Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 July 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 460 366 571
Rank change year-on-year -94 +205 +34
Contract jobs citing vRealize 55 18 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 0.66% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 19
10th Percentile £413 £406 £413
25th Percentile £463 £431 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £513
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.32% -6.82%
75th Percentile £575 £488 £646
90th Percentile £623 £500 £695
England median daily rate £490 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% +5.26%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,182 2,721 6,482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.46% 16.76% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,758 1,987 4,716
10th Percentile £406 £372 £355
25th Percentile £475 £450 £452
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £540 £550
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% +4.76%
75th Percentile £640 £613 £625
90th Percentile £713 £700 £694
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 74
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.42 £12.76
25th Percentile £16.28 £12.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.20 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +19.82% -8.60% -6.56%
75th Percentile £42.50 £36.93 £44.54
90th Percentile £65.00 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £19.39 £18.78
% change year-on-year +10.88% +3.28% -1.18%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing vRealize as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in London

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing vRealize in London.

Daily rate trend for vRealize in London

vRealize
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing vRealize in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for vRealize in London

vRealize
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing vRealize in London.

Hourly rate trend for vRealize in London

vRealize
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 vRealize within the London region over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -7 10 £463 +2.78% 1
West London - 4 £500 -
vRealize
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for vRealize.

1 53 (96.36%) VMware
2 43 (78.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (61.82%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 21 (38.18%) Terraform
4 21 (38.18%) Windows
5 17 (30.91%) Linux
5 17 (30.91%) Ansible
6 16 (29.09%) vSphere
7 14 (25.45%) Azure
7 14 (25.45%) AWS
8 13 (23.64%) DevOps
9 12 (21.82%) GCP
9 12 (21.82%) HP
10 11 (20.00%) Puppet
10 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (20.00%) VMware NSX
11 10 (18.18%) Public Cloud
11 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
11 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (18.18%) Finance
11 10 (18.18%) Java
12 9 (16.36%) Python
12 9 (16.36%) Workflow
12 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
12 9 (16.36%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (16.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (16.36%) Google
12 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
12 9 (16.36%) IaaS

vRealize
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 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.64%) SAS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) AWS
1 14 (25.45%) Azure
2 12 (21.82%) GCP
3 9 (16.36%) IaaS
4 7 (12.73%) GitHub
5 2 (3.64%) Akamai
5 2 (3.64%) SaaS
6 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (1.82%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) SAN
2 4 (7.27%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
3 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.64%) SNMP
3 2 (3.64%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.82%) BGP
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) LAN
4 1 (1.82%) MPLS
4 1 (1.82%) Multicast
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) OSPF
4 1 (1.82%) Unicast
4 1 (1.82%) VLAN
4 1 (1.82%) VPLS
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.73%) GitLab
3 6 (10.91%) Bitbucket
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Presentation Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Social Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Architect
2 9 (16.36%) Consultant
3 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.09%) VMware Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) VMware Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
1 2 (3.64%) YAML
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) REST
2 1 (1.82%) ServiceStack
2 1 (1.82%) Spine.js
2 1 (1.82%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) Cloud Native
3 5 (9.09%) EMC VNX
3 5 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (7.27%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.64%) Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.09%) Solaris
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
6 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) DevOps
2 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (16.36%) Workflow
4 6 (10.91%) Capacity Management
5 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.09%) High Availability
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Network Design
5 5 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 4 (7.27%) Content Development
6 4 (7.27%) Customer Insight
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (7.27%) ITIL
6 4 (7.27%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Product Requirements
6 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 9 (16.36%) Python
3 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) Go
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) RHCA
4 4 (7.27%) RHCE
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 2 (3.64%) MCSA
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) VCP6
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (78.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (29.09%) vSphere
3 11 (20.00%) VMware NSX
4 9 (16.36%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (12.73%) vCloud
6 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
7 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 4 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (5.45%) Firmware
9 3 (5.45%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (3.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (61.82%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 21 (38.18%) Terraform
3 17 (30.91%) Ansible
4 11 (20.00%) Puppet
5 6 (10.91%) vCenter Server
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (9.09%) Packer
7 4 (7.27%) PowerCLI
7 4 (7.27%) Tivoli
8 2 (3.64%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (3.64%) Rancher
8 2 (3.64%) vMotion
9 1 (1.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (1.82%) SCOM
9 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 53 (96.36%) VMware
2 12 (21.82%) HP
3 9 (16.36%) Google
3 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
4 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.91%) EMC
5 6 (10.91%) IBM
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle
6 5 (9.09%) Atlassian
6 5 (9.09%) Dell
7 4 (7.27%) BMC
7 4 (7.27%) CA
7 4 (7.27%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.45%) CommVault
8 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 3 (5.45%) Veeam
9 2 (3.64%) Citrix
9 2 (3.64%) Splunk