The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 36 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 68 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.61% 2.78% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 13.49% 7.16% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 11
Average daily rate £400 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
504 433 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.15% 38.76% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 297 237
Average daily rate £408 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.19% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.65 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £15.50 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 107 (71.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (51.33%) Windows
3 68 (45.33%) Linux
4 65 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 56 (37.33%) Microsoft
6 32 (21.33%) MS Exchange
7 31 (20.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (20.67%) Windows Server
8 30 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 29 (19.33%) DevOps
10 27 (18.00%) Jenkins
10 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (18.00%) Cisco
11 26 (17.33%) DNS
11 26 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (16.67%) Puppet
12 25 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 22 (14.67%) Bash Shell
13 22 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (14.67%) Xen
14 21 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (14.00%) IIS
14 21 (14.00%) Hyper-V
14 21 (14.00%) Data Centre
15 20 (13.33%) Java
15 20 (13.33%) Perl
15 20 (13.33%) TCP/IP
16 19 (12.67%) DHCP
16 19 (12.67%) MCSA
16 19 (12.67%) Apache

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 32 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.00%) IIS
3 19 (12.67%) Apache
4 16 (10.67%) Tomcat
5 13 (8.67%) Jetty
5 13 (8.67%) nginx
5 13 (8.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.00%) Node.js
10 2 (1.33%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.33%) Confluence
10 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.33%) JBoss
11 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.67%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.67%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (10.00%) Google App Engine
3 15 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.33%) Office 365
6 3 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.00%) GitHub
7 2 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.33%) IaaS
7 2 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.33%) DNS
2 20 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 19 (12.67%) DHCP
4 17 (11.33%) Firewall
5 16 (10.67%) SAN
6 14 (9.33%) FTP
6 14 (9.33%) HTTP
6 14 (9.33%) IPsec
7 12 (8.00%) LAN
7 12 (8.00%) SSL
8 11 (7.33%) WAN
9 7 (4.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (4.67%) FWSM
9 7 (4.67%) Internet
10 6 (4.00%) MPLS
10 6 (4.00%) NAS
11 5 (3.33%) VPN
12 4 (2.67%) BGP
12 4 (2.67%) EIGRP
12 4 (2.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.67%) MySQL
2 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.00%) Informix
4 6 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.67%) Redis
6 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.67%) Big Data
8 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.67%) QlikView
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.00%) Subversion
4 4 (2.67%) JIRA
4 4 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.33%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.33%) FishEye
5 2 (1.33%) Hudson
5 2 (1.33%) Selenium
5 2 (1.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.67%) Log4j
6 1 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 16 (10.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.33%) Finance
3 12 (8.00%) Games
3 12 (8.00%) Legal
4 7 (4.67%) Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Law
6 3 (2.00%) Electronics
6 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (9.33%) Analyst
3 14 (9.33%) Consultant
3 14 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 12 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) Service Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) VMware Engineer
6 10 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) Architect
7 8 (5.33%) Network Engineer
8 7 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.67%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) Servlets
2 14 (9.33%) .NET
3 13 (8.67%) J2EE
4 7 (4.67%) Middleware
5 4 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.33%) LAMP
6 2 (1.33%) XML
6 2 (1.33%) XSLT
7 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.67%) REST
7 1 (0.67%) SOAP
7 1 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.00%) Clustering
4 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.00%) Replication
7 2 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.33%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.67%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.67%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (51.33%) Windows
2 68 (45.33%) Linux
3 31 (20.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (20.67%) Windows Server
4 25 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 15 (10.00%) Unix
5 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.33%) Windows 8
7 8 (5.33%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.00%) SUSE
8 6 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.67%) CentOS
9 4 (2.67%) Solaris
9 4 (2.67%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.00%) AIX
10 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.33%) Fedora
11 2 (1.33%) HPUX
11 2 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.33%) DevOps
2 21 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.67%) Configuration Management
3 19 (12.67%) Web Operations
4 18 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (9.33%) ITIL
6 11 (7.33%) Migration
7 10 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (6.00%) Change Management
9 8 (5.33%) Information Security
9 8 (5.33%) Service Management
10 7 (4.67%) High Availability
11 6 (4.00%) Change Control
11 6 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (3.33%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.33%) Open Source
13 4 (2.67%) ITSM
13 4 (2.67%) Load Balancing
13 4 (2.67%) Project Management
14 3 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.67%) Bash Shell
2 20 (13.33%) Java
2 20 (13.33%) Perl
3 15 (10.00%) Python
4 14 (9.33%) Shell Script
5 10 (6.67%) Ruby
6 9 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.00%) SQL
7 3 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) C
9 1 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (12.67%) MCSA
3 13 (8.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.00%) MCITP
5 9 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.33%) MCSE
7 7 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (4.00%) CCNP
9 3 (2.00%) Degree
10 2 (1.33%) CCIE
10 2 (1.33%) CCNA
10 2 (1.33%) CCSP
10 2 (1.33%) CISSP
10 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.67%) RHCE
11 1 (0.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 107 (71.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (43.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (14.67%) Xen
4 21 (14.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (9.33%) vSphere
6 12 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.67%) vCloud
8 6 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (3.33%) KVM
9 5 (3.33%) XenApp
10 4 (2.67%) VirtualBox
11 3 (2.00%) Firmware
11 3 (2.00%) NFS
11 3 (2.00%) VMware Server
11 3 (2.00%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 25 (16.67%) Puppet
2 22 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (7.33%) SCCM
4 10 (6.67%) Opsview
5 7 (4.67%) Nagios
6 6 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (3.33%) Cacti
7 5 (3.33%) Graphite
8 4 (2.67%) DameWare
8 4 (2.67%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.67%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (2.00%) Ansible
9 3 (2.00%) Salt
9 3 (2.00%) ThinApp
10 2 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (1.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 2 (1.33%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.33%) logstash
10 2 (1.33%) yum
Vendors
1 56 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 27 (18.00%) Cisco
4 18 (12.00%) HP
5 15 (10.00%) Google
6 14 (9.33%) Oracle
7 11 (7.33%) EMC
7 11 (7.33%) F5
8 10 (6.67%) Citrix
9 6 (4.00%) BMC
10 5 (3.33%) Rackspace
10 5 (3.33%) Symantec
10 5 (3.33%) Veritas
11 4 (2.67%) IBM
11 4 (2.67%) SaltStack
11 4 (2.67%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.00%) RightScale
12 3 (2.00%) SAP
13 2 (1.33%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.33%) Splunk
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