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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 17 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 61 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.61% 4.61% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 14.06% 9.09% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 14
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £164 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.48% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -20.52%
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
434 308 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.11% 50.66% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 143 160
Average daily rate £350 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £172 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.95% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -5 9 £306 -7.54% 2
Royston - 9 £175 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 7 £229 - 5
Watford -9 5 £420 +121.05% 9
Hitchin - 2 £310 -
Stevenage -8 1 £190 -52.50% 2
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 65 (59.09%) Windows
2 58 (52.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 42 (38.18%) HP
4 42 (38.18%) Citrix
5 36 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (27.27%) SAN
8 29 (26.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
10 27 (24.55%) DNS
11 26 (23.64%) Cisco
12 25 (22.73%) SQL Server
13 23 (20.91%) SharePoint
14 22 (20.00%) VMware ESX
15 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (18.18%) vSphere
16 19 (17.27%) ITIL
16 19 (17.27%) Oracle
16 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
16 19 (17.27%) Project Management
16 19 (17.27%) Data Centre
17 18 (16.36%) NetApp
17 18 (16.36%) Hyper-V
18 17 (15.45%) Migration
18 17 (15.45%) Dell
19 16 (14.55%) IBM
19 16 (14.55%) SOA
20 15 (13.64%) Firewall
20 15 (13.64%) XenApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (20.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.55%) Apache
5 4 (3.64%) WorkSite
5 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.73%) IIS
7 2 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.82%) Lync
8 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Maximo
2 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.00%) PaaS
3 10 (9.09%) SaaS
4 3 (2.73%) Office 365
5 1 (0.91%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.27%) SAN
2 27 (24.55%) DNS
3 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
4 15 (13.64%) Firewall
5 13 (11.82%) DHCP
6 11 (10.00%) LAN
6 11 (10.00%) WAN
7 10 (9.09%) FTP
8 6 (5.45%) NAS
9 4 (3.64%) Network Security
9 4 (3.64%) VPN
9 4 (3.64%) Ethernet
9 4 (3.64%) MPLS
10 3 (2.73%) SSH
10 3 (2.73%) Internet
10 3 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.73%) LDAP
11 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 10 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.82%) Subversion
2 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.73%) Electronics
3 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Architect
2 17 (15.45%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (10.00%) Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) Desktop Support
5 8 (7.27%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.36%) Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Applications Architect
7 6 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.45%) Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) IT Support
9 4 (3.64%) Storage Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) Web Services
2 12 (10.91%) REST
3 10 (9.09%) SOAP
4 3 (2.73%) .NET
5 2 (1.82%) Middleware
6 1 (0.91%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.09%) GIS
2 10 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 7 (6.36%) Kindle
4 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.55%) Replication
5 5 (4.55%) CLARiiON
5 5 (4.55%) Clustering
6 4 (3.64%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (3.64%) Celerra
6 4 (3.64%) Symmetrix
6 4 (3.64%) EMC Centera
6 4 (3.64%) HP StoreVirtual
6 4 (3.64%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.73%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (2.73%) PKI
8 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.82%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 65 (59.09%) Windows
2 36 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (26.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.91%) Windows 2000 Server
6 11 (10.00%) Linux
7 10 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 10 (9.09%) Android
7 10 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 8 (7.27%) UNIX
9 4 (3.64%) Solaris
9 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.73%) AIX
11 1 (0.91%) Debian
11 1 (0.91%) CentOS
11 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.27%) ITIL
1 19 (17.27%) Project Management
2 17 (15.45%) Migration
3 16 (14.55%) SOA
4 14 (12.73%) Service Delivery
5 12 (10.91%) Change Management
6 11 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (9.09%) ETL
8 9 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.27%) Content Management
10 7 (6.36%) Change Control
11 5 (4.55%) High Availability
11 5 (4.55%) Process Management
11 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.64%) Quality Management
12 4 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) Perl
2 8 (7.27%) Python
3 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.73%) Bourne shell
5 3 (2.73%) C-shell
5 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.82%) SQL
6 2 (1.82%) C
6 2 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) CCNA
1 10 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) MCSE
4 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.82%) VCAP
6 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.91%) RHCE
6 1 (0.91%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 58 (52.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 20 (18.18%) vSphere
5 18 (16.36%) Hyper-V
6 15 (13.64%) XenApp
7 9 (8.18%) vCloud
8 4 (3.64%) XenServer
9 3 (2.73%) SRDF
9 3 (2.73%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.91%) Postfix
11 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.91%) Samba
11 1 (0.91%) Docker
11 1 (0.91%) iptables
11 1 (0.91%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) SCCM
2 7 (6.36%) Puppet
3 4 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.91%) SCOM
6 1 (0.91%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.91%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 42 (38.18%) HP
1 42 (38.18%) Citrix
2 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 26 (23.64%) Cisco
4 19 (17.27%) Oracle
5 18 (16.36%) NetApp
6 17 (15.45%) Dell
7 16 (14.55%) IBM
8 11 (10.00%) EMC
9 10 (9.09%) Apple
9 10 (9.09%) ESRI
10 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.64%) Brocade
11 4 (3.64%) McAfee
11 4 (3.64%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.73%) CommVault
12 3 (2.73%) Sun
12 3 (2.73%) SAP
13 2 (1.82%) BMC
13 2 (1.82%) Symantec
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