The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 58 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.27% 1.15% 3.59%
As % of the System Software category 42.65% 16.09% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £202 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
136 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.02% 7.15% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 40 17
Average daily rate £300 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £135 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £385 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.73 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £16.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (55.41%) Linux
3 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (48.65%) Configuration Management
5 33 (44.59%) Open Source
6 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
7 29 (39.19%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
9 20 (27.03%) QEMU
9 20 (27.03%) OpenStack
9 20 (27.03%) KVM
9 20 (27.03%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (27.03%) DNS
9 20 (27.03%) Servlets
9 20 (27.03%) Windows
9 20 (27.03%) Python
10 19 (25.68%) Java
11 16 (21.62%) IIS
11 16 (21.62%) Unit Testing
11 16 (21.62%) Automated Testing
11 16 (21.62%) Puppet
12 15 (20.27%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (20.27%) .NET
12 15 (20.27%) Apache
12 15 (20.27%) DHCP
13 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
13 14 (18.92%) DevOps
14 13 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
14 13 (17.57%) Tomcat

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.03%) OpenStack
2 16 (21.62%) IIS
3 15 (20.27%) Apache
4 13 (17.57%) Tomcat
5 12 (16.22%) WebSphere
5 12 (16.22%) Jetty
5 12 (16.22%) nginx
6 7 (9.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
8 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.35%) Tuxedo
11 1 (1.35%) Node.js
11 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.03%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (16.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (16.22%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.70%) Office 365
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) DNS
2 15 (20.27%) DHCP
3 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
4 12 (16.22%) FTP
4 12 (16.22%) HTTP
4 12 (16.22%) IPsec
5 11 (14.86%) SSL
6 8 (10.81%) Internet
7 7 (9.46%) SAN
8 6 (8.11%) Firewall
9 5 (6.76%) DMZ
10 3 (4.05%) BGP
10 3 (4.05%) EIGRP
10 3 (4.05%) MPLS
10 3 (4.05%) OSPF
10 3 (4.05%) VPN
11 2 (2.70%) NAS
11 2 (2.70%) HSRP
11 2 (2.70%) FWSM
11 2 (2.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.46%) IntelliJ
2 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
2 7 (9.46%) Capybara
2 7 (9.46%) TeamCity
2 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
2 4 (5.41%) Games
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Developer
2 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (9.46%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (5.41%) Web Engineer
3 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (5.41%) Administrator
4 3 (4.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (4.05%) Consultant
4 3 (4.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (4.05%) Software Asset Manager
4 3 (4.05%) Software Manager
5 2 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (2.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) Servlets
2 15 (20.27%) .NET
3 12 (16.22%) J2EE
4 7 (9.46%) HTML
4 7 (9.46%) CSS
4 7 (9.46%) CSS3
4 7 (9.46%) Sinatra
4 7 (9.46%) HTML5
4 7 (9.46%) Sass
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.35%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.59%) Open Source
2 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Clustering
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.05%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.70%) Wiki
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.35%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (55.41%) Linux
2 20 (27.03%) Windows
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.70%) UNIX
8 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.65%) Configuration Management
3 29 (39.19%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.62%) Unit Testing
4 16 (21.62%) Automated Testing
5 14 (18.92%) DevOps
6 11 (14.86%) ITIL
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.46%) Change Management
8 7 (9.46%) Web Design
8 7 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (9.46%) TDD
9 6 (8.11%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
11 4 (5.41%) Project Management
12 3 (4.05%) Software Asset Management
12 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
12 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
13 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
13 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
2 20 (27.03%) Python
3 19 (25.68%) Java
4 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.46%) Ruby
6 6 (8.11%) SQL
7 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) C#
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.76%) MCSE
4 4 (5.41%) MCITP
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.05%) ISEB
5 3 (4.05%) CCNP
5 3 (4.05%) CCNA
6 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) CISSP
7 1 (1.35%) CCIE
7 1 (1.35%) CCSP
7 1 (1.35%) NCDA
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) QEMU
1 20 (27.03%) KVM
2 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
3 12 (16.22%) Xen
4 7 (9.46%) vSphere
5 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) UAG
7 2 (2.70%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.35%) NFS
8 1 (1.35%) vCloud
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) Puppet
2 15 (20.27%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.46%) Graylog
4 6 (8.11%) SCCM
5 5 (6.76%) SCOM
6 3 (4.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.70%) Opsview
7 2 (2.70%) Nagios
8 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.35%) Graphite
8 1 (1.35%) WSUS
8 1 (1.35%) Cacti
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) Google
4 10 (13.51%) Cisco
5 7 (9.46%) Oracle
5 7 (9.46%) IBM
5 7 (9.46%) Akamai
5 7 (9.46%) New Relic
6 5 (6.76%) NetApp
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.05%) HP
7 3 (4.05%) SAP
7 3 (4.05%) F5
7 3 (4.05%) Brocade
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam
8 2 (2.70%) Citrix
8 2 (2.70%) Sophos
9 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) McAfee
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