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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 25 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 64 75 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.64% 4.63% 5.68%
As % of the Vendors category 12.96% 13.69% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 48 38
Median daily rate £400 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -17.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
494 548 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.56% 33.81% 36.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 324 279
Median daily rate £410 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.14 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VMware.

1 77 (49.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (46.15%) Windows
3 55 (35.26%) Active Directory
4 49 (31.41%) Linux
5 46 (29.49%) Microsoft
6 43 (27.56%) Windows Server
7 40 (25.64%) DNS
8 35 (22.44%) PowerShell
9 34 (21.79%) Puppet
10 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
10 31 (19.87%) Opscode Chef
10 31 (19.87%) DevOps
11 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (18.59%) Cisco
13 25 (16.03%) Citrix
13 25 (16.03%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (15.38%) vSphere
14 24 (15.38%) Firewall
15 23 (14.74%) Ansible
15 23 (14.74%) Data Centre
16 22 (14.10%) SAN
16 22 (14.10%) Red Hat
16 22 (14.10%) SCCM
17 21 (13.46%) vRealize
18 20 (12.82%) Migration
18 20 (12.82%) Nagios
18 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
19 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (12.18%) VMware Server

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.77%) Apache
4 8 (5.13%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.49%) IIS
6 6 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (3.85%) nginx
6 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.21%) Confluence
7 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.21%) GlassFish
7 5 (3.21%) SAS
7 5 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.28%) CloudStack
9 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.64%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Office
2 6 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (16.03%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (9.62%) Office 365
4 8 (5.13%) IaaS
5 7 (4.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (3.85%) PaaS
7 5 (3.21%) SaaS
8 2 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.28%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.64%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.64%) DNS
2 24 (15.38%) Firewall
3 22 (14.10%) SAN
4 14 (8.97%) DHCP
4 14 (8.97%) VPN
5 12 (7.69%) LAN
5 12 (7.69%) WAN
6 10 (6.41%) Internet
7 7 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (4.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (4.49%) MPLS
8 6 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (3.85%) FCoE
8 6 (3.85%) FTP
8 6 (3.85%) Kerberos
8 6 (3.85%) NetScaler
8 6 (3.85%) NX-OS
9 5 (3.21%) DSL
9 5 (3.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (3.21%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.49%) Redis
4 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.92%) MySQL
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.28%) HBase
8 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.28%) Riak
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.05%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.77%) JIRA
5 7 (4.49%) Maven
6 5 (3.21%) Gitweb
7 3 (1.92%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.28%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.28%) Grunt
8 2 (1.28%) JMeter
8 2 (1.28%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.28%) Selenium
8 2 (1.28%) Subversion
8 2 (1.28%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.64%) GoCD
9 1 (0.64%) MSI
9 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (5.77%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Back Office
2 5 (3.21%) Legal
2 5 (3.21%) Publishing
3 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (9.62%) Windows Engineer
4 14 (8.97%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) Consultant
6 11 (7.05%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Server Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Windows Server Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Architect
9 8 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 7 (4.49%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.85%) Administrator
11 6 (3.85%) Server Support
11 6 (3.85%) Server Support Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.62%) .NET
2 7 (4.49%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (4.49%) Node.js
3 5 (3.21%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (1.92%) CSS
4 3 (1.92%) HTML
4 3 (1.92%) LAMP
4 3 (1.92%) React
4 3 (1.92%) REST
5 2 (1.28%) CSS3
5 2 (1.28%) ELK Stack
5 2 (1.28%) HTML5
5 2 (1.28%) jQuery
5 2 (1.28%) JSON
6 1 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.64%) SOAP
6 1 (0.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.64%) XML
6 1 (0.64%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.74%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
3 11 (7.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (7.05%) Replication
4 8 (5.13%) EMC VNX
4 8 (5.13%) NHS
4 8 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Licensing
5 5 (3.21%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.56%) Clustering
7 2 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (46.15%) Windows
2 49 (31.41%) Linux
3 43 (27.56%) Windows Server
4 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (10.90%) CentOS
8 14 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (8.33%) Unix
10 11 (7.05%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.21%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.92%) Solaris
13 2 (1.28%) CoreOS
13 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.87%) DevOps
2 20 (12.82%) Migration
3 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.90%) ITIL
4 17 (10.90%) TDD
5 13 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 12 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (7.69%) Service Management
7 11 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.05%) Scrum
8 10 (6.41%) Resource Management
8 10 (6.41%) Server Building
9 9 (5.77%) Programme Management
9 9 (5.77%) Workflow
10 8 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (5.13%) Release Management
10 8 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
10 8 (5.13%) Workflow Development
11 7 (4.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.44%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
2 14 (8.97%) SQL
3 12 (7.69%) Python
3 12 (7.69%) Ruby
4 10 (6.41%) PHP
5 7 (4.49%) Java
6 6 (3.85%) C
6 6 (3.85%) Perl
7 5 (3.21%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.64%) Go
8 1 (0.64%) VB
8 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) Degree
4 4 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.92%) MCSE
5 3 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.28%) CCA
6 2 (1.28%) CCIE
6 2 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.28%) MBA
6 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.64%) CCNA
7 1 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) GPG13
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (49.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (35.26%) Active Directory
3 24 (15.38%) vSphere
4 19 (12.18%) VMware Server
5 15 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 10 (6.41%) VMware ESX
7 10 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (6.41%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.13%) Docker
8 8 (5.13%) XenApp
9 6 (3.85%) Squid
10 5 (3.21%) NFS
10 5 (3.21%) vCloud
11 4 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (1.92%) Terminal Services
13 2 (1.28%) HDFS
13 2 (1.28%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.28%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.28%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 34 (21.79%) Puppet
2 31 (19.87%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (14.74%) Ansible
4 22 (14.10%) SCCM
5 21 (13.46%) vRealize
6 20 (12.82%) Nagios
7 17 (10.90%) Grafana
7 17 (10.90%) SCOM
8 7 (4.49%) NetBackup
9 6 (3.85%) Terraform
10 5 (3.21%) Graphite
10 5 (3.21%) Graylog
10 5 (3.21%) HAProxy
10 5 (3.21%) Icinga
10 5 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (3.21%) StatsD
10 5 (3.21%) vMotion
11 3 (1.92%) Packer
12 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
12 2 (1.28%) Mesos
Vendors
1 46 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.59%) Cisco
3 25 (16.03%) Citrix
4 22 (14.10%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.90%) F5
6 16 (10.26%) Splunk
7 14 (8.97%) NetApp
8 13 (8.33%) Dell
8 13 (8.33%) EMC
9 10 (6.41%) Symantec
10 9 (5.77%) CheckPoint
11 8 (5.13%) Brocade
11 8 (5.13%) Oracle
12 7 (4.49%) HP
12 7 (4.49%) New Relic
12 7 (4.49%) Palo Alto
13 6 (3.85%) IBM
13 6 (3.85%) SonicWALL
13 6 (3.85%) ThinPrint
14 5 (3.21%) NETGEAR