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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 31 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.29% 1.44% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 23.48% 14.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £211
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +47.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £183 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £343 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.43 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.34%
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
132 77 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.28% 10.10% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 32 19
Average daily rate £375 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £410 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 11
Average hourly rate £14.93 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £12.50 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £12.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 +10 9 - - 3
Welwyn Garden City +1 7 £375 +13.20% 1
Stevenage +2 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 £438 -
Potters Bar - 1 £475 -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Royston - 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (73.85%) Windows
3 34 (52.31%) HP
4 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
7 22 (33.85%) Hyper-V
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
9 18 (27.69%) SAN
10 17 (26.15%) vSphere
11 16 (24.62%) VMware ESX
12 15 (23.08%) NetApp
12 15 (23.08%) Citrix
12 15 (23.08%) Cisco
13 14 (21.54%) Dell
14 13 (20.00%) Project Management
14 13 (20.00%) DNS
14 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 12 (18.46%) LAN
15 12 (18.46%) WAN
15 12 (18.46%) Firewall
16 11 (16.92%) ITIL
16 11 (16.92%) Oracle
17 10 (15.38%) Service Delivery
18 9 (13.85%) Migration
18 9 (13.85%) Linux
18 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 8 (12.31%) Capacity Planning

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.69%) WorkSite
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) Lync
7 1 (1.54%) Apache
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) Office 365
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) SAN
2 13 (20.00%) DNS
3 12 (18.46%) LAN
3 12 (18.46%) WAN
3 12 (18.46%) Firewall
4 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.69%) VPN
5 5 (7.69%) MPLS
5 5 (7.69%) NAS
6 4 (6.15%) DHCP
7 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.08%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.08%) LDAP
9 1 (1.54%) SMTP
9 1 (1.54%) FTP
9 1 (1.54%) SSH
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
1 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Data Centre Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) AWS Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Storage Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Network Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Network Support
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 3 (4.62%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) SOAP
2 3 (4.62%) REST
3 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Clustering
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (6.15%) Celerra
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) CLARiiON
3 4 (6.15%) Symmetrix
3 4 (6.15%) EMC Centera
4 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.08%) Online Games
5 2 (3.08%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
6 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) Kindle
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (73.85%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.85%) Linux
5 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.23%) UNIX
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.62%) AIX
8 3 (4.62%) Solaris
8 3 (4.62%) VMS
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.08%) Android
9 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.54%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.54%) Debian
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Project Management
2 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 10 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.85%) Migration
5 8 (12.31%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.77%) Change Control
7 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.69%) Change Management
8 5 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 5 (7.69%) Process Management
8 5 (7.69%) Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) High Availability
8 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.15%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) Perl
3 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.54%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.08%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
2 22 (33.85%) Hyper-V
3 17 (26.15%) vSphere
4 16 (24.62%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.69%) XenServer
6 4 (6.15%) XenApp
7 3 (4.62%) NFS
7 3 (4.62%) SRDF
7 3 (4.62%) vCloud
7 3 (4.62%) PowerHA
8 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.54%) Samba
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.54%) Postfix
9 1 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.54%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (6.15%) WSUS
3 3 (4.62%) OpenView
3 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 3 (4.62%) Puppet
4 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (52.31%) HP
3 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.08%) NetApp
4 15 (23.08%) Citrix
4 15 (23.08%) Cisco
5 14 (21.54%) Dell
6 11 (16.92%) Oracle
7 8 (12.31%) EMC
8 7 (10.77%) 3PAR
9 6 (9.23%) Brocade
10 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.69%) Veeam
11 4 (6.15%) IBM
12 2 (3.08%) Apple
12 2 (3.08%) CommVault
13 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
13 1 (1.54%) ESRI
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