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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 57 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.31% 1.21% 2.46%
As % of the System Software category 43.18% 16.47% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 8
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£300 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £302 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.29% +4.34%
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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
132 85 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.98% 7.35% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 34 18
Average daily rate £300 £319 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £135 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.07 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £15.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 4 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 4 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 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (55.56%) Linux
3 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (48.61%) Configuration Management
5 32 (44.44%) Open Source
6 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 20 (27.78%) Servlets
8 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 20 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (26.39%) QEMU
9 19 (26.39%) OpenStack
9 19 (26.39%) Python
9 19 (26.39%) DNS
9 19 (26.39%) KVM
10 18 (25.00%) Windows
10 18 (25.00%) Java
11 17 (23.61%) DHCP
12 16 (22.22%) Puppet
12 16 (22.22%) Unit Testing
12 16 (22.22%) Automated Testing
13 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (20.83%) .NET
13 15 (20.83%) IIS
13 15 (20.83%) Apache
14 14 (19.44%) FTP
15 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
15 13 (18.06%) Active Directory
15 13 (18.06%) Tomcat
16 12 (16.67%) J2EE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 19 (26.39%) OpenStack
2 15 (20.83%) IIS
2 15 (20.83%) Apache
3 13 (18.06%) Tomcat
4 12 (16.67%) nginx
4 12 (16.67%) Jetty
4 12 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
6 6 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.39%) Tuxedo
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) DNS
2 17 (23.61%) DHCP
3 14 (19.44%) FTP
4 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
5 12 (16.67%) HTTP
5 12 (16.67%) IPsec
6 11 (15.28%) SSL
7 6 (8.33%) VPN
7 6 (8.33%) SAN
8 5 (6.94%) Internet
8 5 (6.94%) Firewall
9 4 (5.56%) MPLS
10 3 (4.17%) OSPF
10 3 (4.17%) BGP
10 3 (4.17%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.78%) FWSM
11 2 (2.78%) HSRP
11 2 (2.78%) NAS
11 2 (2.78%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.78%) Informix
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (8.33%) Capybara
2 6 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) MSI
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Banking
2 4 (5.56%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (13.89%) Developer
2 6 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (5.56%) Web Engineer
3 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (5.56%) Administrator
3 4 (5.56%) Architect
4 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
4 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (4.17%) Software Manager
4 3 (4.17%) Software Asset Manager
5 2 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (2.78%) Technical Leader
5 2 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (2.78%) IT Administrator
5 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) Servlets
2 15 (20.83%) .NET
3 12 (16.67%) J2EE
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
4 6 (8.33%) Sass
4 6 (8.33%) CSS3
4 6 (8.33%) Sinatra
4 6 (8.33%) CSS
4 6 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.39%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.39%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (44.44%) Open Source
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.17%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 2 (2.78%) PDA
4 2 (2.78%) CCTV
4 2 (2.78%) Wiki
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (55.56%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.17%) UNIX
7 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.39%) AIX
9 1 (1.39%) HPUX
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris
9 1 (1.39%) CentOS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (48.61%) Configuration Management
3 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 16 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 12 (16.67%) DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.33%) TDD
7 6 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 6 (8.33%) Web Design
8 4 (5.56%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.17%) Migration
9 3 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
10 2 (2.78%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 19 (26.39%) Python
3 18 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) Ruby
5 6 (8.33%) SQL
6 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.17%) MCSE
4 3 (4.17%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) CCNP
4 3 (4.17%) CCNA
5 2 (2.78%) MCITP
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) CISSP
6 1 (1.39%) CCIE
6 1 (1.39%) CCSP
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) QEMU
1 19 (26.39%) KVM
2 13 (18.06%) Active Directory
3 12 (16.67%) Xen
4 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.33%) vSphere
5 6 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.78%) UAG
6 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.78%) NFS
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.78%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) Puppet
2 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.33%) Graylog
4 4 (5.56%) SCCM
4 4 (5.56%) SCOM
5 3 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.78%) Opsview
6 2 (2.78%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.78%) Nagios
7 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.39%) WSUS
7 1 (1.39%) Cacti
7 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.39%) Graphite
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.67%) Google
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle
4 7 (9.72%) IBM
5 6 (8.33%) Akamai
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco
5 6 (8.33%) New Relic
6 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.56%) HP
7 4 (5.56%) Citrix
8 3 (4.17%) NetApp
8 3 (4.17%) SAP
8 3 (4.17%) F5
9 2 (2.78%) Veeam
9 2 (2.78%) Syncsort
9 2 (2.78%) Sun
9 2 (2.78%) Sophos
10 1 (1.39%) McAfee
10 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
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