The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 15 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 10.98% 5.48% 7.33%
As % of the Vendors category 23.28% 13.33% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £270 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £50.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.00% +400.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.94 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -6.66%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 60 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 47.15% 41.10% 55.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 36
Average daily rate £325 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.00 £13.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -20.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £8.50 £9.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing VMware 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.

1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) ITIL
2 23 (54.76%) Windows
3 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
5 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (35.71%) Finance
6 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco
8 10 (23.81%) HP
9 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 8 (19.05%) Office 365
10 8 (19.05%) .NET
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle
11 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (16.67%) Banking
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (14.29%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) IIS
12 6 (14.29%) Linux
13 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
13 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
13 5 (11.90%) SAN
13 5 (11.90%) SonicWALL
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (11.90%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) Tuxedo
4 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.14%) Exstream
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SAN
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JMeter
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) DBA
4 5 (11.90%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Build Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Environment Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (11.90%) DevOps
3 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
4 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 4 (9.52%) SOA
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Server
4 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) TeamSite
2 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco
3 10 (23.81%) HP
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle
5 5 (11.90%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.14%) Infor
6 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.38%) Wyse
7 1 (2.38%) Altiris
7 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.38%) Compaq
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Lotus
7 1 (2.38%) F5