Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 18 January 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 37 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 20 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.06% 1.47% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 52.63% 8.70% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Watford median daily rate £175 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £163 £475 £413
90th Percentile £278 £525 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £444 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +1.43% +9.38% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £30.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £9.75 £46.25
% change year-on-year +72.36% -78.92% +55.46%

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 Watford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 38 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.62% 16.91% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 16
Watford median daily rate £425 £320 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -23.58% +39.58%
10th Percentile £163 £200 £178
90th Percentile £600 £529 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +24.14% -3.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Watford median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% -53.78%
10th Percentile £13.33 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £13.98 £13.00 £22.38
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +46.13% -17.86% -38.46%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Watford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Watford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Watford over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Watford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (40.00%) DNA
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) IBM
5 6 (30.00%) Unix
5 6 (30.00%) Python
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) PHP
5 6 (30.00%) MySQL
5 6 (30.00%) DB2
5 6 (30.00%) Ant
5 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (30.00%) hybris
5 6 (30.00%) Magento
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) Puppet
5 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (30.00%) Ansible
5 6 (30.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (30.00%) Subversion
5 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 6 (30.00%) Intershop

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) IGMP
3 2 (10.00%) Multicast
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (5.00%) 4G
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Ant
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DNA
1 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (15.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) ISMS
6 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) PHP
1 6 (30.00%) Python
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) CCSP
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
3 2 (10.00%) GDPR
3 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Ansible
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (15.00%) WSUS
3 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) Nessus
3 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) hybris
4 6 (30.00%) Intershop
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) CommVault
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Sophos
7 1 (5.00%) BMC
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel