Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 43 76
Rank change year-on-year -40 +33 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 63 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.12% 3.93% 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 8.61% 31.82% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £298 £200 £210
90th Percentile £505 £555 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.00 £16.81 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +149.93% +72.36% -74.00%
10th Percentile £41.00 £13.25 £9.18
90th Percentile £43.00 £17.82 £10.00
East of England median hourly rate £27.91 £16.63 £21.25
% change year-on-year +67.84% -21.74% -43.33%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 209 198 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.01% 12.35% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 95 89
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +24.14% -9.38%
10th Percentile £150 £189 £186
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £389 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +7.99% +10.77% -2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +46.13% -25.81%
10th Percentile £10.34 £13.25 £9.24
90th Percentile £44.75 £47.25 £17.40
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.57 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.39% +0.39% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Hertfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield -2 6 £500 +11.11% 2
Watford -6 5 £400 +68.42% 8
Stevenage -11 2 £425 +5.46% 3
Welwyn Garden City -7 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) VBScript
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 4 (22.22%) XenApp
6 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 4 (22.22%) Office 365
6 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (22.22%) VMware NSX
7 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
7 3 (16.67%) OneDrive
7 3 (16.67%) BitLocker
7 3 (16.67%) VXLAN
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (16.67%) Skype
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Skype
2 3 (16.67%) VXLAN
3 2 (11.11%) BGP-4
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) OSPF
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) WLAN
4 1 (5.56%) 4G
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) OpenFlow
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Designer
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Deployment Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Handset
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) VMS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Security Management
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) VBScript
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCDE
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE Data Center
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware NSX
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) BitLocker
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.11%) Xen
5 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware
5 1 (5.56%) KVM
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) vCloud
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) Brocade
7 2 (11.11%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (5.56%) BT
8 1 (5.56%) Dell
8 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.56%) Mitel
8 1 (5.56%) Sophos
8 1 (5.56%) Symantec