The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Server 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 Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leeds region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Server
Rank 61 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 16 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% - 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 17.78% - 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 9
Average daily rate
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£183 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £185 - £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-43.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-56.89% -13.43%
System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
90 81 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.45% 9.23% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 40
Average daily rate £200 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £107 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Average hourly rate £13.20 £11.25 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
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VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VMware Server
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware Server 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 Server.

1 16 (100.00%) SAN
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 16 (100.00%) CentOS
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
4 13 (81.25%) Python
4 13 (81.25%) Splunk
5 12 (75.00%) Workflow
5 12 (75.00%) Service Management
6 10 (62.50%) Linux
6 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
8 1 (6.25%) NHS
8 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 16 (100.00%) CentOS
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Service Management
1 12 (75.00%) Workflow
2 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft