The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bradford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 23 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.38% 3.16% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 35.71% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -15.78%
System Software Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.59% 8.86% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £410 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £11.75 £9.77 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.32% -18.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £10.75 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault