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 24 December 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.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 32 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 67 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.49% 2.33% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 14.60% 5.88% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £295 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
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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
459 391 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.59% 39.53% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 229 198
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 17
Average hourly rate £14.37 £15.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.10 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.20 £51.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 66 (56.41%) Windows
2 60 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (41.03%) Active Directory
4 47 (40.17%) Microsoft
5 36 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 33 (28.21%) Linux
7 32 (27.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (26.50%) SAN
9 29 (24.79%) vSphere
10 24 (20.51%) NetApp
11 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (17.95%) IIS
13 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
13 20 (17.09%) Citrix
13 20 (17.09%) VMware ESX
14 18 (15.38%) DNS
15 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (13.68%) ITIL
17 15 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (12.82%) NAS
17 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
18 14 (11.97%) SCCM
18 14 (11.97%) SCOM
18 14 (11.97%) Symantec
18 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (11.11%) IBM
19 13 (11.11%) Firewall
20 12 (10.26%) Red Hat

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.95%) IIS
3 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (4.27%) Apache
7 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.56%) Jetty
8 3 (2.56%) nginx
8 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.56%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.85%) Lync
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.56%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.50%) SAN
2 18 (15.38%) DNS
3 15 (12.82%) NAS
4 13 (11.11%) Firewall
5 9 (7.69%) DHCP
6 8 (6.84%) SSL
6 8 (6.84%) VPN
6 8 (6.84%) Internet
7 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.13%) FTP
8 6 (5.13%) LAN
9 5 (4.27%) IPsec
10 4 (3.42%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.42%) MPLS
11 3 (2.56%) WAN
11 3 (2.56%) SMTP
11 3 (2.56%) HTTP
11 3 (2.56%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.56%) RTSP
11 3 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 4 (3.42%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (9.40%) Architect
2 10 (8.55%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (7.69%) Consultant
3 9 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (6.84%) Support Engineer
4 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (6.84%) Exchange Engineer
5 7 (5.98%) Administrator
5 7 (5.98%) Exchange Administrator
6 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Exchange Consultant
8 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (3.42%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) J2EE
2 3 (2.56%) Servlets
2 3 (2.56%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
3 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) NHS
2 3 (2.56%) Replication
2 3 (2.56%) PDA
2 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) CCTV
4 1 (0.85%) CMDB
4 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.85%) Open Source
4 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.85%) Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) PKI
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (56.41%) Windows
2 33 (28.21%) Linux
3 32 (27.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.55%) CentOS
8 9 (7.69%) SUSE
8 9 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 9 (7.69%) UNIX
9 8 (6.84%) Ubuntu
9 8 (6.84%) VMS
10 3 (2.56%) AIX
11 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.85%) HPUX
12 1 (0.85%) Solaris
12 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.68%) ITIL
2 10 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (6.84%) Service Management
3 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
4 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
5 6 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.13%) Migration
5 6 (5.13%) DevOps
6 5 (4.27%) Project Management
6 5 (4.27%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.42%) Workflow
7 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.42%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.56%) TOGAF
8 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.56%) Time Management
8 3 (2.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.56%) Scrum
8 3 (2.56%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.98%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) Python
3 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.27%) Java
4 3 (2.56%) PHP
4 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.56%) Ruby
5 2 (1.71%) C
6 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (6.84%) MCSE
3 8 (6.84%) MCSA
4 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.56%) CCNA
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.71%) CCDA
6 2 (1.71%) CCDP
6 2 (1.71%) CISSP
6 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.71%) CCSA
6 2 (1.71%) CCSE
6 2 (1.71%) VCAP
6 2 (1.71%) VCP5
6 2 (1.71%) CCNP
7 1 (0.85%) Degree
7 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.56%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 60 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (41.03%) Active Directory
3 29 (24.79%) vSphere
4 20 (17.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.13%) VMware Server
6 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.56%) XenApp
7 3 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.56%) Xen
8 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.85%) UAG
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) SCCM
1 14 (11.97%) SCOM
2 11 (9.40%) NetBackup
3 10 (8.55%) Puppet
3 10 (8.55%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.13%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.56%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.85%) Nagios
6 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 47 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.51%) NetApp
3 20 (17.09%) Citrix
4 14 (11.97%) Symantec
5 13 (11.11%) IBM
6 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 11 (9.40%) EMC
8 10 (8.55%) HP
9 9 (7.69%) Cisco
10 8 (6.84%) Lotus
11 5 (4.27%) Oracle
11 5 (4.27%) Dell
11 5 (4.27%) Splunk
12 4 (3.42%) Remedy
13 3 (2.56%) Google
13 3 (2.56%) Reuters
13 3 (2.56%) Imperva
13 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.56%) Sun
13 3 (2.56%) CommVault
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