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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 26 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 52 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.23% 2.49% 4.54%
As % of the Vendors category 12.41% 5.76% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 24
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£308 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £194 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £381 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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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
419 382 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.11% 43.21% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 213 214
Average daily rate £313 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £164 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 16
Average hourly rate £50.00 £39.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% +174.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 60 (64.52%) Windows
2 42 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
5 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 31 (33.33%) SAN
6 29 (31.18%) Linux
6 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (23.66%) Citrix
7 22 (23.66%) MS Exchange
8 21 (22.58%) NetApp
9 20 (21.51%) MS Excel
10 18 (19.35%) CentOS
10 18 (19.35%) Ubuntu
10 18 (19.35%) vSphere
11 17 (18.28%) Windows XP
12 16 (17.20%) HP
12 16 (17.20%) VMware Server
13 15 (16.13%) Splunk
13 15 (16.13%) Python
13 15 (16.13%) Service Management
14 14 (15.05%) Puppet
15 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
15 13 (13.98%) Cisco
16 12 (12.90%) MS Visio
16 12 (12.90%) Firewall
16 12 (12.90%) Workflow
16 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (11.83%) Incident Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.53%) IIS
3 5 (5.38%) Lync
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.23%) nginx
5 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.23%) Jetty
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.15%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.90%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.23%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (12.90%) Firewall
3 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.68%) VPN
5 8 (8.60%) IPsec
6 7 (7.53%) DNS
6 7 (7.53%) DHCP
7 6 (6.45%) Wireless
8 5 (5.38%) MPLS
9 3 (3.23%) FTP
9 3 (3.23%) HTTP
9 3 (3.23%) SSL
10 2 (2.15%) LAN
10 2 (2.15%) Internet
11 1 (1.08%) NAS
11 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.08%) DSL
11 1 (1.08%) WLAN
11 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.08%) Law
2 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Architect
1 17 (18.28%) Infrastructure Architect
2 16 (17.20%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (4.30%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.15%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) XMPP
2 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) J2EE
2 3 (3.23%) Servlets
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) NHS
2 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) Replication
3 2 (2.15%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 60 (64.52%) Windows
2 39 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.18%) Linux
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (19.35%) CentOS
4 18 (19.35%) Ubuntu
5 17 (18.28%) Windows XP
6 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.45%) VMS
8 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.30%) SUSE
10 3 (3.23%) UNIX
11 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) Service Management
2 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
3 12 (12.90%) Workflow
4 11 (11.83%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.45%) ITIL
6 5 (5.38%) Data Management
6 5 (5.38%) Master Data Management
6 5 (5.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.30%) DevOps
8 3 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.23%) Migration
9 2 (2.15%) B2B
9 2 (2.15%) Project Management
9 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.15%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.15%) High Availability
9 2 (2.15%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.15%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) Python
2 6 (6.45%) SQL
3 4 (4.30%) Java
4 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.08%) Ruby
5 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.08%) C
5 1 (1.08%) PHP
5 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) MCSE
4 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.23%) MCSA
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.15%) CCNA
5 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) MCITP
6 1 (1.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
3 18 (19.35%) vSphere
4 16 (17.20%) VMware Server
5 9 (9.68%) Hyper-V
6 8 (8.60%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.60%) Xen
6 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.45%) XenApp
8 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (15.05%) Puppet
2 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.38%) SCOM
4 4 (4.30%) SCCM
5 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.08%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.66%) Citrix
3 21 (22.58%) NetApp
4 16 (17.20%) HP
5 15 (16.13%) Splunk
6 13 (13.98%) Cisco
7 7 (7.53%) IBM
8 5 (5.38%) Symantec
8 5 (5.38%) EMC
8 5 (5.38%) Oracle
9 4 (4.30%) Dell
10 3 (3.23%) Veeam
10 3 (3.23%) Google
11 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.15%) BMC
11 2 (2.15%) Remedy
12 1 (1.08%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.08%) McAfee
12 1 (1.08%) Juniper
12 1 (1.08%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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