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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 54 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.14% 2.29% 2.75%
As % of the System Software category 20.73% 17.39% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -39.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £135 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £350 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £29.75 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +14.86%
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
82 69 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.33% 13.19% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 18
Average daily rate £275 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £146 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 9
Average hourly rate £22.25 £29.25 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.93% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £32.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 4 £213 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Stevenage -1 1 £400 +180.70% 3
Potters Bar - 1 £525 -
St Albans - - - - 1
Baldock - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 13 (46.43%) SAN
4 10 (35.71%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 8 (28.57%) NetApp
6 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) vSphere
7 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) DNS
7 7 (25.00%) CommVault
8 6 (21.43%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) Perl
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) Replication
9 5 (17.86%) WatchGuard
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (17.86%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (14.29%) NAS
10 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (14.29%) NAS
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) WLAN
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) LDAP
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) FCoE
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Network Support
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) UNIX
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) BCP
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Perl
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Tcl
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MBA
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.57%) Xen
5 1 (3.57%) VMFS
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.57%) KVM
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) HP
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) NetApp
5 7 (25.00%) CommVault
6 6 (21.43%) Citrix
7 5 (17.86%) WatchGuard
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
10 2 (7.14%) Juniper
10 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 2 (7.14%) Sophos
10 2 (7.14%) Websense
10 2 (7.14%) EMC
10 2 (7.14%) Lumension
11 1 (3.57%) Tripwire
11 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro
11 1 (3.57%) Splunk