The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 103 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing vSphere 5 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 1.57% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 2.62% 15.89% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £285 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £326 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £420 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £21.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+109.52% +11.25%
vSphere
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
191 151 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.89% 9.88% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 76 47
Median daily rate £400 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £208 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £20.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) DevOps
3 13 (59.09%) OpenStack
3 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
3 13 (59.09%) Puppet
3 13 (59.09%) Python
4 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
5 10 (45.45%) Perl
5 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 10 (45.45%) VMware
6 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (31.82%) JIRA
8 7 (31.82%) Selenium
8 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
8 7 (31.82%) YAML
8 7 (31.82%) Confluence
8 7 (31.82%) Mocha
8 7 (31.82%) Appium
8 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
8 7 (31.82%) Chai
8 7 (31.82%) Ant
8 7 (31.82%) C#
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) Unix
8 7 (31.82%) Maven
8 7 (31.82%) Firewall

vSphere
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 13 (59.09%) OpenStack
2 7 (31.82%) Confluence
3 6 (27.27%) CloudStack
4 4 (18.18%) JBoss
4 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.09%) Google App Engine
3 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Ant
2 7 (31.82%) Appium
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 7 (31.82%) Maven
2 7 (31.82%) Mocha
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
4 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Chai
1 7 (31.82%) YAML
2 4 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (18.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) AIX
4 4 (18.18%) HPUX
4 4 (18.18%) SUSE
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Data Entry
3 2 (9.09%) DSDM
3 2 (9.09%) RUP
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Web Operations
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 10 (45.45%) Perl
5 7 (31.82%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) Ruby
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Xen
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) KVM
4 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.09%) XenServer
6 1 (4.55%) Docker
6 1 (4.55%) Squid
6 1 (4.55%) vCloud
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) Cobbler
3 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.55%) Cacti
4 1 (4.55%) Grafana
4 1 (4.55%) Graphite
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) Opsview
4 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 2 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (9.09%) Equitrac
6 2 (9.09%) Google
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
6 2 (9.09%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
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