The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.50% 8.51% 4.22%
As % of the Vendors category 8.93% 15.08% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 1
Median hourly rate - £23.43 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +23.07%
VMware
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 431 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.45% 56.41% 50.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 209 155
Median daily rate £425 £364 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 29
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.43 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Watford +10 9 £245 -41.66% 2
Welwyn Garden City +1 8 £425 +47.82% 1
Stevenage -2 4 £375 +97.36%
Hemel Hempstead -7 3 £375 +25.00% 3
St Albans - 1 £400 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (35.29%) Citrix
5 17 (33.33%) HP
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) Cisco
7 12 (23.53%) SAN
7 12 (23.53%) Linux
7 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (21.57%) Office 365
8 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
8 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
8 11 (21.57%) Unix
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) NetApp
9 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 9 (17.65%) ITIL
11 8 (15.69%) vSphere
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (13.73%) Project Management
13 6 (11.76%) Web Services
13 6 (11.76%) LAN
13 6 (11.76%) EMC
13 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
13 6 (11.76%) ZABBIX
13 6 (11.76%) Aruba
13 6 (11.76%) Bacula

VMware
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 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Office 365
2 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
4 2 (3.92%) SaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) SAN
2 6 (11.76%) LAN
2 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (9.80%) WAN
3 5 (9.80%) Wireless
4 4 (7.84%) 3G
4 4 (7.84%) 4G
4 4 (7.84%) Firewall
4 4 (7.84%) LTE
5 3 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.88%) FTP
5 3 (5.88%) NAS
5 3 (5.88%) WLAN
6 2 (3.92%) Internet
6 2 (3.92%) LDAP
6 2 (3.92%) SSL
6 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) GIS
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (9.80%) Advertising
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (17.65%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) REST
2 2 (3.92%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) CMDB
3 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (21.57%) Unix
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) HPUX
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
7 1 (1.96%) CentOS
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Project Management
3 4 (7.84%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (7.84%) Migration
3 4 (7.84%) Service Management
4 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.88%) Server Building
4 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
5 2 (3.92%) ETL
5 2 (3.92%) Presales
5 2 (3.92%) SOA
5 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (3.92%) Time Management
5 2 (3.92%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (1.96%) Application Discovery
6 1 (1.96%) High Availability
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MBA
4 1 (1.96%) MCITP
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.92%) XenServer
6 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.96%) NFS
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Bacula
1 6 (11.76%) ZABBIX
2 5 (9.80%) SCCM
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
4 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.96%) Ansible
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.96%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Citrix
2 17 (33.33%) HP
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.49%) Cisco
4 11 (21.57%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) Aruba
5 6 (11.76%) EMC
5 6 (11.76%) Meraki
6 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle
7 3 (5.88%) CommVault
7 3 (5.88%) IBM
7 3 (5.88%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.92%) Avaya
8 2 (3.92%) ESRI
8 2 (3.92%) F5
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.96%) Juniper
9 1 (1.96%) Lotus
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