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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 15 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 8.92% 0.56% 7.33%
As % of the Vendors category 19.79% 1.23% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £225 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
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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
96 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 45.07% 45.25% 57.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 32
Average daily rate £360 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £393 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £9.02 £8.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.05% -46.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) IIS
6 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) DMZ
6 5 (19.23%) vSphere
7 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
7 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) UNIX
8 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
8 3 (11.54%) DHCP
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Citrix
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DMZ
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) FWSM
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Server Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Environment Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Build Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Architect
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
1 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
2 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) People Management
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.85%) Dell