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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 17 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 63 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.48% 4.32% 3.53%
As % of the Vendors category 14.96% 8.31% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £163 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.68 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
421 361 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.66% 51.94% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 156 133
Average daily rate £370 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 16
Average hourly rate £14.85 £22.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% +31.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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
Hemel Hempstead -1 8 £300 - 3
Welwyn Garden City +1 7 £294 -11.32% 5
Watford +1 6 £420 +121.05% 6
Stevenage +3 5 £190 - 1
Royston - 3 - - 2
Rickmansworth - 2 £363 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (59.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (58.25%) Windows
3 39 (37.86%) HP
3 39 (37.86%) Citrix
4 37 (35.92%) Active Directory
5 36 (34.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (27.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
8 25 (24.27%) Cisco
8 25 (24.27%) SharePoint
9 24 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (21.36%) VMware ESX
10 22 (21.36%) SAN
11 21 (20.39%) DNS
11 21 (20.39%) Hyper-V
12 19 (18.45%) Oracle
13 18 (17.48%) SQL Server
13 18 (17.48%) Project Management
14 17 (16.50%) ITIL
15 16 (15.53%) NetApp
15 16 (15.53%) Dell
15 16 (15.53%) Migration
16 15 (14.56%) TCP/IP
16 15 (14.56%) Web Services
17 14 (13.59%) SOA
18 13 (12.62%) IBM
18 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
18 13 (12.62%) vSphere
19 12 (11.65%) XenApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (24.27%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.88%) Apache
4 4 (3.88%) Lync
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.91%) WorkSite
5 3 (2.91%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) SaaS
2 8 (7.77%) PaaS
2 8 (7.77%) Office 365
3 4 (3.88%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) SAN
2 21 (20.39%) DNS
3 15 (14.56%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.65%) LAN
4 12 (11.65%) WAN
5 11 (10.68%) Firewall
6 10 (9.71%) DHCP
7 8 (7.77%) FTP
8 5 (4.85%) NAS
9 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.91%) SSH
10 3 (2.91%) LDAP
10 3 (2.91%) VPN
10 3 (2.91%) MPLS
10 3 (2.91%) Internet
11 2 (1.94%) Wireless
11 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.94%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (1.94%) Network Security
12 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) RDBMS
2 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (5.83%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Legal
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Architect
2 15 (14.56%) Analyst
2 15 (14.56%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (8.74%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (8.74%) Consultant
4 8 (7.77%) Technical Architect
4 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) Data Centre Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Applications Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support
6 6 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (4.85%) Administrator
7 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (4.85%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Network Support Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) Web Services
2 8 (7.77%) SOAP
2 8 (7.77%) REST
3 4 (3.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) GIS
2 8 (7.77%) Data Integration
3 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) Clustering
4 5 (4.85%) CLARiiON
5 4 (3.88%) Symmetrix
5 4 (3.88%) EMC Centera
5 4 (3.88%) Celerra
5 4 (3.88%) Symmetrix DMX
6 3 (2.91%) Kindle
6 3 (2.91%) Replication
6 3 (2.91%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.94%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 60 (58.25%) Windows
2 36 (34.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 36 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (27.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.71%) Windows 2000 Server
5 9 (8.74%) Windows 7
5 9 (8.74%) Linux
6 8 (7.77%) Windows XP
6 8 (7.77%) UNIX
6 8 (7.77%) Android
7 4 (3.88%) Solaris
8 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.91%) AIX
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.97%) CentOS
9 1 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Project Management
2 17 (16.50%) ITIL
3 16 (15.53%) Migration
4 14 (13.59%) SOA
5 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.74%) TOGAF
6 9 (8.74%) Change Management
6 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.77%) ETL
7 8 (7.77%) Content Management
7 8 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.77%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.83%) Change Control
9 5 (4.85%) High Availability
9 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.88%) Process Management
10 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.77%) Perl
2 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
2 4 (3.88%) Python
3 3 (2.91%) Bourne shell
3 3 (2.91%) C-shell
3 3 (2.91%) SQL
4 2 (1.94%) C
4 2 (1.94%) C++
4 2 (1.94%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) CCNA
1 8 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (7.77%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.88%) MCSE
3 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.97%) MCITP
5 1 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 61 (59.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (35.92%) Active Directory
3 22 (21.36%) VMware ESX
4 21 (20.39%) Hyper-V
5 13 (12.62%) vSphere
6 12 (11.65%) XenApp
7 5 (4.85%) vCloud
8 3 (2.91%) PowerHA
8 3 (2.91%) SRDF
8 3 (2.91%) XenServer
9 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.97%) iptables
10 1 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.97%) Postfix
10 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.97%) NFS
10 1 (0.97%) Samba
10 1 (0.97%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) SCCM
2 5 (4.85%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.88%) WSUS
4 3 (2.91%) OpenView
5 2 (1.94%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.97%) Puppet
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.97%) SCOM
6 1 (0.97%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) HP
1 39 (37.86%) Citrix
2 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
3 25 (24.27%) Cisco
4 19 (18.45%) Oracle
5 16 (15.53%) NetApp
5 16 (15.53%) Dell
6 13 (12.62%) IBM
7 12 (11.65%) EMC
8 8 (7.77%) Apple
8 8 (7.77%) ESRI
9 7 (6.80%) 3PAR
9 7 (6.80%) Veeam
10 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.83%) Brocade
11 3 (2.91%) BMC
11 3 (2.91%) CommVault
11 3 (2.91%) Sun
12 1 (0.97%) LANDesk
12 1 (0.97%) Altiris
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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