Period
to 10 April 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 10 April 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
10 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 396 435 582
Rank change year-on-year +39 +147 +18
Contract jobs citing vRealize 39 35 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.03% 0.93% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 26
10th Percentile £392 £405 £409
25th Percentile £430 £456 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
75th Percentile £525 £569 £575
90th Percentile £581 £595 £638
England median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -5.00%

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 3,771 3,783 6,885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.40% 15.39% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,823 2,790 5,012
10th Percentile £400 £320 £363
25th Percentile £456 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £625 £625 £625
90th Percentile £700 £688 £688
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 77
10th Percentile £12.67 £12.42 £15.22
25th Percentile £15.03 £12.44 £17.66
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -2.11%
75th Percentile £51.75 £26.75 £36.67
90th Percentile £68.00 £47.25 £49.12
England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -2.78% +5.46%

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 10 April 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 10 April 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 +61 8 £461 -0.43% 3
West London - 1 £500 -
vRealize
England

For the 6 months to 10 April 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 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 33 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (56.41%) Windows
3 22 (56.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 19 (48.72%) vSphere
5 17 (43.59%) AWS
6 16 (41.03%) Azure
7 15 (38.46%) Linux
8 14 (35.90%) IaaS
8 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
9 13 (33.33%) vCenter Server
10 12 (30.77%) Terraform
10 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (25.64%) Google
12 10 (25.64%) GCP
12 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
13 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
13 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
14 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (20.51%) Ansible
14 8 (20.51%) DevOps
14 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2016
15 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (17.95%) vCloud
15 7 (17.95%) GitHub

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 4 (10.26%) Confluence
1 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) AWS
2 16 (41.03%) Azure
3 14 (35.90%) IaaS
4 10 (25.64%) GCP
5 7 (17.95%) GitHub
6 4 (10.26%) SaaS
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (5.13%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (5.13%) Heroku
8 2 (5.13%) PaaS
9 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) VSAN
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
4 2 (5.13%) DMZ
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) Skype
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) Bitbucket
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) GitLab
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.13%) CF BOSH
4 2 (5.13%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Architect
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Python Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Expert
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) REST
1 3 (7.69%) SOAP
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) OAuth
2 2 (5.13%) OAuth2
2 2 (5.13%) SAML
2 2 (5.13%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) Django
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) ServiceStack
3 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Private Cloud
2 7 (17.95%) Public Cloud
3 6 (15.38%) EMC VNX
3 6 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (12.82%) Cloud Native
5 4 (10.26%) Clustering
5 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (5.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) Solaris
7 4 (10.26%) Unix
7 4 (10.26%) VMS
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (20.51%) DevOps
2 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.82%) Capacity Management
3 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Use Case
3 5 (12.82%) Workshop Facilitation
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) High Availability
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) Network Design
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Storage Management
5 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Python
2 6 (15.38%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) Ruby
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Go
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) VCAP
6 2 (5.13%) CCNA
6 2 (5.13%) CCNP
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.13%) MCITP
6 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.13%) VCP6
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) RHCA
7 1 (2.56%) RHCE
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (48.72%) vSphere
3 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (17.95%) vCloud
4 7 (17.95%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (15.38%) Docker
5 6 (15.38%) VMware NSX
6 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.13%) UAG
7 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (56.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 13 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 12 (30.77%) Terraform
4 8 (20.51%) Ansible
5 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (17.95%) Puppet
6 6 (15.38%) Kubernetes
7 5 (12.82%) Packer
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (7.69%) SCCM
9 3 (7.69%) SCOM
9 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
10 2 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
10 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (5.13%) vMotion
11 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Google
4 7 (17.95%) EMC
5 6 (15.38%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 5 (12.82%) Dell
6 5 (12.82%) IBM
7 4 (10.26%) Atlassian
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle
8 3 (7.69%) BMC
8 3 (7.69%) CA
8 3 (7.69%) Foundry
8 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.13%) Altiris
9 2 (5.13%) Citrix
9 2 (5.13%) F5
9 2 (5.13%) Symantec
10 1 (2.56%) Wyse