The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 30 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.55% 2.03% 2.84%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 11.54% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £425 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -0.96%
VMware Infrastructure
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

System Software Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 20.33% 17.57% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 9
Median daily rate £248 £425 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.76% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £425 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -10.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Watford region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Watford

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Watford region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Watford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SAP