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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.80% 3.69% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 20.69% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Median daily rate £425 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
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
65 145 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.35% 17.81% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 73 42
Median daily rate £325 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £204 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 10
Median hourly rate £14.25 £32.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.15% +106.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £9.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £40.75 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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
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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £425 +54.54% 3
Watford +4 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (16.67%) vSphere
6 3 (16.67%) Bacula
6 3 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) ZABBIX
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (11.11%) Advertising

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 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) FCoE
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) IPv6
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) HPUX
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) BCP
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MBA
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Bacula
1 3 (16.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) CommVault
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) Sybase
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec