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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 16 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.31% - 13.33%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% - 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +44.53%

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
18 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.88% 5.26% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £525 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £325 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £413 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +3.12%

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 28 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp