The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 28 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.18% - 2.02%
As % of the System Software category 34.04% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£415 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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South 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 Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.27% 11.74% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 25
Average daily rate £400 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £163 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.05 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Puppet
3 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
3 13 (61.90%) DevOps
4 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) DHCP
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) IIS
7 8 (38.10%) Apache
7 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
7 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 8 (38.10%) Servlets
7 8 (38.10%) SSL
7 8 (38.10%) FTP
7 8 (38.10%) HTTP
7 8 (38.10%) Jetty
7 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Google
7 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
7 8 (38.10%) Xen
7 8 (38.10%) IPsec

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
2 8 (38.10%) Jetty
2 8 (38.10%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (38.10%) Google App Engine
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (38.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) DHCP
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 8 (38.10%) SSL
4 8 (38.10%) FTP
4 8 (38.10%) HTTP
4 8 (38.10%) IPsec
5 3 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) J2EE
2 8 (38.10%) Servlets
3 3 (14.29%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) DevOps
2 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Open Source
3 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Xen
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Docker
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.76%) vCloud
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
2 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (23.81%) Ansible
4 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.76%) WSUS
5 1 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Google
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Websense
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 12 days ago