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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 44 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.93% 5.12% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 11.67% 9.52% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £183 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £363 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £29.75 £15.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.33% -68.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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
377 378 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 59.37% 53.77% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 173 139
Average daily rate £450 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Watford +21 15 £525 +133.33% 4
Stevenage - 4 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City +9 3 £375 -21.05% 4
Potters Bar - 1 £475 -
St Albans - - - - 2
Cheshunt - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 2
Broxbourne - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Letchworth - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 56 (70.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (65.82%) Windows
3 31 (39.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (37.97%) HP
5 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
6 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (31.65%) Citrix
8 24 (30.38%) Hyper-V
9 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
10 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (24.05%) vSphere
12 17 (21.52%) Dell
13 16 (20.25%) Cisco
13 16 (20.25%) NetApp
13 16 (20.25%) VMware ESX
14 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
15 13 (16.46%) Linux
15 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
15 13 (16.46%) SAN
15 13 (16.46%) DNS
16 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (13.92%) Firewall
17 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
18 10 (12.66%) Puppet
19 9 (11.39%) LAN
19 9 (11.39%) WAN
19 9 (11.39%) ITIL
19 9 (11.39%) Project Management
20 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
20 8 (10.13%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.80%) Lync
5 3 (3.80%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) DNS
1 13 (16.46%) SAN
2 11 (13.92%) Firewall
3 9 (11.39%) LAN
3 9 (11.39%) WAN
4 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.59%) DHCP
6 5 (6.33%) SSH
7 4 (5.06%) VPN
8 3 (3.80%) BIG-IP
8 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.80%) NAS
8 3 (3.80%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.80%) Wireless
8 3 (3.80%) LDAP
8 3 (3.80%) MPLS
9 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.53%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (2.53%) Internet
9 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.80%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.80%) Games
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Local Government
3 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Architect
3 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Technical Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Data Centre Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Consultant
5 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Network Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Network Support
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 3 (3.80%) .NET
2 3 (3.80%) SOAP
2 3 (3.80%) REST
3 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Replication
1 7 (8.86%) Clustering
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) PKI
2 3 (3.80%) Online Games
2 3 (3.80%) Celerra
2 3 (3.80%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (3.80%) CLARiiON
2 3 (3.80%) Symmetrix
2 3 (3.80%) EMC Centera
2 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.80%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Handset
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.82%) Windows
2 31 (39.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.46%) Linux
6 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.86%) UNIX
8 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.80%) VMS
9 3 (3.80%) AIX
9 3 (3.80%) Solaris
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.53%) FreeBSD
10 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.53%) CentOS
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.27%) Android
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.39%) ITIL
1 9 (11.39%) Project Management
2 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.86%) Migration
4 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
4 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.59%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (6.33%) High Availability
5 5 (6.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (5.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.06%) Service Management
6 4 (5.06%) ERP
7 3 (3.80%) SOA
7 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.80%) Quality Management
7 3 (3.80%) Process Management
7 3 (3.80%) Change Management
7 3 (3.80%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) Perl
2 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.53%) Ruby
4 2 (2.53%) Korn
4 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.80%) MCP
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) MCDST
5 1 (1.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (70.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
3 24 (30.38%) Hyper-V
4 19 (24.05%) vSphere
5 16 (20.25%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.33%) vCloud
7 4 (5.06%) XenApp
8 3 (3.80%) XenServer
8 3 (3.80%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.80%) NFS
8 3 (3.80%) SRDF
8 3 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.80%) PowerHA
9 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Puppet
2 7 (8.86%) SCCM
3 6 (7.59%) SCOM
4 5 (6.33%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (5.06%) WSUS
6 3 (3.80%) OpenView
6 3 (3.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (3.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.80%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.80%) SCSM
7 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) HP
2 25 (31.65%) Citrix
3 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
4 17 (21.52%) Dell
5 16 (20.25%) Cisco
5 16 (20.25%) NetApp
6 8 (10.13%) Symantec
6 8 (10.13%) Oracle
7 7 (8.86%) EMC
8 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.59%) Veeam
8 6 (7.59%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.33%) Brocade
10 3 (3.80%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.80%) Altiris
10 3 (3.80%) BMC
10 3 (3.80%) IBM
11 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (2.53%) Sophos
11 2 (2.53%) Veritas
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Rate: From £350 to £500 per day £350-450 per day+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: £00.00 - £1 per day
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Rate: £9 - £11 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago