The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 45 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.07% 1.05% 5.42%
As % of the System Software category 17.14% 9.23% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 16
Median daily rate £450 £325 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £9.66 £30.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.81% +0.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
70 65 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.09% 11.36% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 39
Median daily rate £400 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 7
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.38 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -55.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Watford +3 3 £500 - 1
St Albans - 3 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (44.00%) Linux
5 10 (40.00%) MySQL
6 9 (36.00%) Java
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) vSphere
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 6 (24.00%) Apache
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) DHCP
9 6 (24.00%) Middleware
9 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (20.00%) nginx
10 5 (20.00%) SCCM
10 5 (20.00%) Puppet
10 5 (20.00%) High Availability
10 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (20.00%) DevOps
10 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (20.00%) Ansible
10 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.00%) Nagios
10 5 (20.00%) Perl

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) nginx
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) HTTP
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) BGP
6 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.00%) OSPF
6 2 (8.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) Intranet
7 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.00%) IPv4
7 1 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) WAN
7 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) OLTP
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Middleware
2 5 (20.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (16.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (12.00%) SAML
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) CCTV
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) DevOps
1 5 (20.00%) High Availability
1 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Email Filtering
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) Presales
3 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Open Source
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.00%) RAD
3 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) vSphere
3 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (16.00%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (8.00%) XenApp
8 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Ansible
1 5 (20.00%) Nagios
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) OpenView
2 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) BMC
5 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) Mitel
6 2 (8.00%) Spiceworks
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Aruba
7 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) PTC
7 1 (4.00%) Siemens
7 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL