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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware 56 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.91% 3.67% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 14.43% 7.51% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 13
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £170 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £15.80 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £32.85 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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
388 386 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.84% 48.86% 54.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 221 145
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 23
Average hourly rate £21.53 £20.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -36.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.55 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

VMware
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Welwyn Garden City -3 9 £444 -
Stevenage -3 5 - - 2
Royston - 5 £175 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 3 £475 - 1
Watford -7 3 £425 +100.00% 4
Potters Bar 0 2 - -
Hitchin - 2 £310 -
St Albans - 1 £288 - 3
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware 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.

1 69 (57.98%) Windows
2 56 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (41.18%) Citrix
4 47 (39.50%) Active Directory
5 36 (30.25%) HP
5 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (26.89%) Microsoft
7 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (23.53%) SAN
9 26 (21.85%) Cisco
9 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
10 25 (21.01%) DNS
10 25 (21.01%) vSphere
11 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (18.49%) Oracle
12 22 (18.49%) ITIL
12 22 (18.49%) SharePoint
13 21 (17.65%) SCCM
13 21 (17.65%) Migration
13 21 (17.65%) Data Centre
14 20 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (15.13%) Web Services
15 18 (15.13%) WAN
16 17 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 17 (14.29%) IBM
17 16 (13.45%) Firewall
17 16 (13.45%) Project Management
17 16 (13.45%) Linux
17 16 (13.45%) VMware ESX
17 16 (13.45%) XenApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (18.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.08%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.88%) IIS
4 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.20%) Apache
6 4 (3.36%) WorkSite
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.68%) CMS
9 1 (0.84%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.84%) Lync
9 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Maximo
2 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.92%) PaaS
3 12 (10.08%) SaaS
4 5 (4.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.53%) SAN
2 25 (21.01%) DNS
3 18 (15.13%) WAN
4 17 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 16 (13.45%) Firewall
6 15 (12.61%) LAN
7 12 (10.08%) FTP
8 11 (9.24%) DHCP
9 7 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.04%) VPN
11 4 (3.36%) MPLS
11 4 (3.36%) Ethernet
11 4 (3.36%) Network Security
12 3 (2.52%) SSH
12 3 (2.52%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.52%) NAS
12 3 (2.52%) Internet
12 3 (2.52%) LDAP
13 2 (1.68%) OSPF
13 2 (1.68%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) RDBMS
2 12 (10.08%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.84%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.52%) Subversion
2 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (10.08%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Marketing
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.52%) Electronics
5 2 (1.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Architect
2 17 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (6.72%) Consultant
6 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 7 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (5.04%) Applications Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.20%) Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.36%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.36%) IT Support
9 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.36%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.13%) Web Services
2 15 (12.61%) REST
3 12 (10.08%) SOAP
4 6 (5.04%) .NET
5 2 (1.68%) Middleware
6 1 (0.84%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.08%) GIS
2 12 (10.08%) Data Integration
3 7 (5.88%) Kindle
4 6 (5.04%) Clustering
5 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.52%) PKI
7 3 (2.52%) CMDB
8 2 (1.68%) FMCG
8 2 (1.68%) DTV
8 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.68%) Replication
8 2 (1.68%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.84%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.84%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.84%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 69 (57.98%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.45%) Linux
6 13 (10.92%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (6.72%) Android
8 8 (6.72%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.20%) UNIX
9 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.36%) Solaris
11 2 (1.68%) HPUX
12 1 (0.84%) AIX
12 1 (0.84%) Debian
12 1 (0.84%) CentOS
12 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.49%) ITIL
2 21 (17.65%) Migration
3 16 (13.45%) Project Management
4 15 (12.61%) SOA
5 13 (10.92%) TOGAF
6 12 (10.08%) ETL
6 12 (10.08%) Configuration Management
6 12 (10.08%) Change Management
7 10 (8.40%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.40%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.56%) DevOps
9 6 (5.04%) Change Control
9 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.20%) Process Management
10 5 (4.20%) Service Management
10 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.20%) Content Management
10 5 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.36%) Data Analytics
11 4 (3.36%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.24%) Python
2 10 (8.40%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.72%) Perl
4 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.04%) SQL
6 5 (4.20%) C
7 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.52%) Bourne shell
8 3 (2.52%) C-shell
9 2 (1.68%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.56%) Degree
3 9 (7.56%) CCNA
4 8 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.20%) MCSE
6 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.36%) VCAP
8 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.52%) CCNP
9 2 (1.68%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.68%) HP ASE
9 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.84%) VCP5
10 1 (0.84%) MCITP
10 1 (0.84%) RHCE
10 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 56 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (39.50%) Active Directory
3 25 (21.01%) vSphere
4 16 (13.45%) XenApp
4 16 (13.45%) VMware ESX
5 13 (10.92%) vCloud
6 11 (9.24%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.36%) XenServer
8 3 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.68%) Docker
10 1 (0.84%) iptables
10 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.84%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.84%) Postfix
10 1 (0.84%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (17.65%) SCCM
2 11 (9.24%) Puppet
3 4 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.36%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.68%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.68%) SCOM
5 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.84%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.84%) Cacti
6 1 (0.84%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.84%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 49 (41.18%) Citrix
2 36 (30.25%) HP
3 32 (26.89%) Microsoft
4 26 (21.85%) Cisco
5 22 (18.49%) Oracle
6 17 (14.29%) IBM
7 12 (10.08%) ESRI
8 11 (9.24%) Dell
9 8 (6.72%) NetApp
9 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.72%) Apple
10 6 (5.04%) EMC
11 4 (3.36%) SAP
11 4 (3.36%) Symantec
11 4 (3.36%) McAfee
12 3 (2.52%) CommVault
12 3 (2.52%) Brocade
12 3 (2.52%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.52%) Lumension
12 3 (2.52%) CheckPoint
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