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 21 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 45 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 34 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.15% 1.23% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 30.63% 14.10% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 10
Average daily rate
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£330 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
111 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.28% 8.71% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 24
Average daily rate £305 £283 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -7.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £106 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Average hourly rate £14.87 £12.22 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.61% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £15.90 £53.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (61.02%) Windows
3 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
4 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) Linux
6 19 (32.20%) vSphere
7 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
7 18 (30.51%) VMware ESX
8 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
9 14 (23.73%) Symantec
9 14 (23.73%) Puppet
9 14 (23.73%) SCCM
9 14 (23.73%) SCOM
10 13 (22.03%) Data Protection
10 13 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (22.03%) NetBackup
10 13 (22.03%) IBM
11 12 (20.34%) MS Visio
11 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
11 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (18.64%) NAS
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (18.64%) EMC
12 11 (18.64%) Citrix
13 10 (16.95%) IIS
14 9 (15.25%) HP
14 9 (15.25%) SAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (16.95%) IIS
4 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (11.86%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.08%) Jetty
6 3 (5.08%) nginx
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.69%) Lync
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.34%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.08%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) NAS
2 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 9 (15.25%) Internet
3 8 (13.56%) DHCP
4 7 (11.86%) Firewall
5 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.78%) VPN
6 4 (6.78%) SSL
6 4 (6.78%) FTP
7 3 (5.08%) HTTP
7 3 (5.08%) IPsec
8 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.39%) LAN
9 1 (1.69%) WLAN
9 1 (1.69%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) SMTP
9 1 (1.69%) DSL
9 1 (1.69%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Law
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Architect
1 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (11.86%) Consultant
2 7 (11.86%) Administrator
2 7 (11.86%) Exchange Administrator
3 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) IT Support
8 1 (1.69%) Designer
8 1 (1.69%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) J2EE
2 3 (5.08%) Servlets
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Replication
1 2 (3.39%) Smart Meter
1 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.69%) NHS
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Clustering
2 1 (1.69%) PKI
2 1 (1.69%) PDA
2 1 (1.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 20 (33.90%) Linux
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) UNIX
7 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.39%) CentOS
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) VMS
9 1 (1.69%) AIX
9 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Data Protection
2 6 (10.17%) ITIL
3 4 (6.78%) DevOps
4 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.08%) Project Management
4 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.39%) Migration
5 2 (3.39%) Service Management
5 2 (3.39%) B2B
5 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.39%) Time Management
5 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.69%) High Availability
6 1 (1.69%) Change Control
6 1 (1.69%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.69%) Analytics
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) Java
1 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.69%) PHP
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VBScript
2 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 3 (5.08%) MCSA
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) HIPAA
System Software
1 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (32.20%) vSphere
3 18 (30.51%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.08%) Xen
4 3 (5.08%) VMware Server
4 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.39%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) SCCM
1 14 (23.73%) SCOM
1 14 (23.73%) Puppet
2 13 (22.03%) NetBackup
2 13 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 14 (23.73%) Symantec
4 13 (22.03%) IBM
5 11 (18.64%) EMC
5 11 (18.64%) Citrix
6 9 (15.25%) HP
7 8 (13.56%) Lotus
8 7 (11.86%) NetApp
9 4 (6.78%) Remedy
9 4 (6.78%) Dell
10 3 (5.08%) Cisco
10 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.08%) Google
11 2 (3.39%) BMC
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle
12 1 (1.69%) Adobe
12 1 (1.69%) Sun
12 1 (1.69%) Juniper
12 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
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