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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 552 431 406
Rank change year-on-year -121 -25 +165
Contract jobs citing vRealize 42 44 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 1.02% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 11
10th Percentile £525 £413 £413
25th Percentile £551 £463 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% +5.26% -7.32%
75th Percentile £694 £565 £494
90th Percentile £725 £595 £588
England median daily rate £533 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +12.11% - -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 6,718 4,326 3,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.27% 17.74% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,105 3,220 2,367
10th Percentile £423 £400 £350
25th Percentile £513 £463 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £530 £550
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% -
75th Percentile £700 £630 £615
90th Percentile £791 £713 £700
England median daily rate £575 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 13 34
10th Percentile £14.95 £15.01 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.25 £12.52
Median hourly rate £23.91 £40.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -40.23% +110.53% -19.15%
75th Percentile £35.00 £65.00 £26.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £68.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -13.13% +30.26% +2.70%

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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -34 6 £547 +22.53%
North London - 2 £750 -
vRealize
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 40 (95.24%) VMware
2 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) VMware NSX
3 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (52.38%) vSphere
5 19 (45.24%) Linux
6 18 (42.86%) ITIL
6 18 (42.86%) Cisco
7 17 (40.48%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 16 (38.10%) Data Centre
8 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
9 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
9 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
10 14 (33.33%) Ansible
10 14 (33.33%) Firewall
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
12 12 (28.57%) SQL
13 11 (26.19%) Python
13 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (26.19%) Puppet
13 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
13 11 (26.19%) VSAN
13 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
14 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
14 10 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
14 10 (23.81%) Change Management
15 9 (21.43%) Clustering

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 7 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) AWS
1 9 (21.43%) Azure
1 9 (21.43%) OpenShift
2 6 (14.29%) GCP
3 4 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.76%) GitHub
4 2 (4.76%) Pulumi
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) VSAN
3 9 (21.43%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) SNMP
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) Broadband
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) DB2
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio Code
2 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.76%) GitLab
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) RSpec
2 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
2 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Social Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Architect
2 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Automation Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.14%) PowerShell Developer
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Designer
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) GCP Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Site Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) RESTful
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) JSON
2 3 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 3 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) COM
3 2 (4.76%) REST
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.43%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Public Cloud
4 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (9.52%) PKI
4 4 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (7.14%) Replication
6 2 (4.76%) Cloud Native
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
3 10 (23.81%) Change Management
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
4 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (16.67%) Agile
5 7 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (14.29%) Observability
7 4 (9.52%) Cloud Operations
7 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 4 (9.52%) Cost Optimisation
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Task Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Decision-Making
8 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.14%) Network Management
8 3 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) Python
4 7 (16.67%) C
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) Bash
7 2 (4.76%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) Kotlin
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.76%) CCIE
6 2 (4.76%) CCNA
6 2 (4.76%) CCNP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.38%) MCP
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.38%) RHCE
7 1 (2.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) OASIS TOSCA
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (64.29%) VMware NSX
2 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (52.38%) vSphere
4 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 8 (19.05%) Docker
6 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.14%) vCloud
8 2 (4.76%) Firmware
8 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.76%) NFS
8 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (2.38%) KVM
9 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 14 (33.33%) Ansible
3 11 (26.19%) Puppet
4 10 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (21.43%) Kubernetes
5 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (19.05%) Terraform
7 5 (11.90%) PowerCLI
7 5 (11.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (9.52%) CloudForms
8 4 (9.52%) Salt
8 4 (9.52%) VxRail
9 3 (7.14%) vCenter Server
9 3 (7.14%) WMI
9 3 (7.14%) WSUS
10 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (2.38%) Avamar
11 1 (2.38%) Cloudify
11 1 (2.38%) Rancher
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco
3 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 7 (16.67%) Dell
6 7 (16.67%) Google
7 6 (14.29%) NetApp
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
8 5 (11.90%) Symantec
9 3 (7.14%) Infoblox
9 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 3 (7.14%) SaltStack
9 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
10 2 (4.76%) F5
10 2 (4.76%) Hitachi
10 2 (4.76%) IBM
10 2 (4.76%) Zerto
11 1 (2.38%) Juniper