The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 9 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 11.76% 1.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 21.05% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £178 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 55.88% 50.94% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate £320 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -2.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
VMware
Hertfordshire

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Hemel Hempstead region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Hemel Hempstead region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Citrix
2 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
3 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (53.85%) HP
5 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (38.46%) NetApp
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
9 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (30.77%) NetBackup
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (23.08%) ITIL
11 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
11 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
11 6 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (19.23%) McAfee
12 5 (19.23%) Clustering
12 5 (19.23%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
12 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
13 4 (15.38%) XenApp
13 4 (15.38%) Cisco
13 4 (15.38%) IBM
13 4 (15.38%) WAN
13 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) X.400
4 1 (3.85%) X.500
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) HPUX
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) CAD
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) VB
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) HNC
6 1 (3.85%) HND
6 1 (3.85%) NCDA
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (30.77%) NetBackup
2 6 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (7.69%) HP NNM
4 2 (7.69%) SCOM
5 1 (3.85%) OpenView
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Citrix
2 14 (53.85%) HP
3 10 (38.46%) NetApp
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) McAfee
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
7 3 (11.54%) Lotus
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Websense