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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.77% 2.23% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 20.27% 17.74% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Average daily rate
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£294 £275 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -42.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
- -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £29.75 £15.78 £30.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.58% -47.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £13.20 £27.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £18.36 £32.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

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
74 62 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.73% 12.58% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 20
Average daily rate £221 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.92% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £122 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 13
Average hourly rate £23.00 £12.53 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.63% -30.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £26.00 £33.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -2 4 £213 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - - 1
Baldock - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 2
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 18 (66.67%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) SAN
5 9 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) NetApp
6 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) DNS
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
7 7 (25.93%) CommVault
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco
7 7 (25.93%) vSphere
8 6 (22.22%) Citrix
8 6 (22.22%) Perl
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (18.52%) WatchGuard
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Replication
9 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.81%) NAS
10 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (14.81%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) WLAN
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) LDAP
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) IPsec
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) FCoE
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Network Support
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) IT Support
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.70%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Tcl
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
5 1 (3.70%) VMFS
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) KVM
5 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (29.63%) NetApp
4 7 (25.93%) CommVault
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) WatchGuard
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Sophos
8 2 (7.41%) Websense
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 2 (7.41%) Lumension
9 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro
9 1 (3.70%) Splunk
9 1 (3.70%) Sun
9 1 (3.70%) Juniper
9 1 (3.70%) EMC