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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.97% 4.08% 5.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.60% 7.24% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 17
Median daily rate £338 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £380 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.75 £46.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.27% +92.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £33.25 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £59.25 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
329 359 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.31% 56.36% 53.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 177 228
Median daily rate £430 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 16
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.36 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £36.00 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%

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 11 December 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
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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
St Albans +7 4 £300 -16.66% 1
Watford -1 4 £475 +32.86% 2
Stevenage +1 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -8 1 - - 3
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £260 -
Harpenden - 1 - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 32 (53.33%) Windows
2 27 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (41.67%) Linux
5 22 (36.67%) vSphere
6 20 (33.33%) DNS
7 19 (31.67%) Windows Server
8 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 17 (28.33%) DHCP
10 16 (26.67%) Cisco
11 15 (25.00%) Citrix
11 15 (25.00%) Apache
12 14 (23.33%) Nagios
12 14 (23.33%) LAMP
12 14 (23.33%) nginx
12 14 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
13 13 (21.67%) FreeRADIUS
14 12 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (20.00%) SCCM
15 11 (18.33%) MySQL
15 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (16.67%) Java
16 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (15.00%) SQL
17 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
17 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (13.33%) ITIL
18 8 (13.33%) Middleware
18 8 (13.33%) Firewall

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 15 (25.00%) Apache
2 14 (23.33%) nginx
3 7 (11.67%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.67%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) DNS
2 17 (28.33%) DHCP
3 8 (13.33%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) SAN
5 5 (8.33%) Network Security
6 4 (6.67%) HTTP
7 2 (3.33%) BGP
7 2 (3.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.33%) Internet
7 2 (3.33%) LAN
7 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.33%) OSPF
7 2 (3.33%) SSL
7 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) VoIP
7 2 (3.33%) VPN
7 2 (3.33%) WAN
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.67%) FCoE
8 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (18.33%) MySQL
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.00%) OLTP
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Local Government
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (20.00%) Administrator
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) LAMP
2 8 (13.33%) Middleware
3 5 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (5.00%) SAML
5 1 (1.67%) .NET
5 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 3 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) CCTV
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Linux
3 19 (31.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.00%) Unix
8 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.00%) Solaris
11 2 (3.33%) CentOS
12 1 (1.67%) Android
12 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (10.00%) Project Management
3 5 (8.33%) DevOps
3 5 (8.33%) High Availability
3 5 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.67%) Email Filtering
4 4 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.67%) Presales
5 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.00%) Open Source
5 3 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (5.00%) RAD
5 3 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) SQL
3 6 (10.00%) PHP
4 5 (8.33%) Perl
4 5 (8.33%) Python
4 5 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (3.33%) AWK
5 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.33%) sed
5 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) MCITP
3 3 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.33%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) FISMA
1 1 (1.67%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (36.67%) vSphere
4 13 (21.67%) FreeRADIUS
5 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (11.67%) XenApp
6 5 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (6.67%) XenDesktop
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (5.00%) XenServer
9 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Nagios
1 14 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (20.00%) SCCM
3 6 (10.00%) Graphite
3 6 (10.00%) logstash
3 6 (10.00%) Puppet
4 5 (8.33%) Ansible
5 3 (5.00%) OpenView
5 3 (5.00%) SCOM
5 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.67%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco
3 15 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (8.33%) IBM
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) Dell
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.00%) BMC
6 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) Sun
7 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.33%) Mitel
7 2 (3.33%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.67%) Aruba
8 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.67%) F5
8 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.67%) Veeam
Royston, Hertfordshire
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