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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.23% 1.74% 2.59%
As % of the System Software category 8.93% 25.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £300 £438 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +59.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
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
56 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.83% 6.96% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 13
Average daily rate £415 £438 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +35.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £9.00 £10.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) Puppet
4 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 14 (63.64%) DevOps
5 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
6 12 (54.55%) Java
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (45.45%) Apache
8 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
8 10 (45.45%) Windows
9 9 (40.91%) DHCP
9 9 (40.91%) DNS
9 9 (40.91%) Xen
9 9 (40.91%) nginx
10 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (36.36%) Google App Engine
10 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
10 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
10 8 (36.36%) Jetty
10 8 (36.36%) Open Source
10 8 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (36.36%) SSL
10 8 (36.36%) FTP
10 8 (36.36%) HTTP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
1 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 9 (40.91%) nginx
3 8 (36.36%) IIS
3 8 (36.36%) Jetty
3 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (36.36%) Google App Engine
1 8 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DHCP
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) FTP
2 8 (36.36%) HTTP
2 8 (36.36%) IPsec
2 8 (36.36%) SSL
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) DMZ
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) J2EE
1 8 (36.36%) Servlets
2 3 (13.64%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) CentOS
6 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Open Source
4 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Build Automation
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
7 1 (4.55%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.55%) Server Building
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Xen
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) Varnish
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Puppet
2 12 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (27.27%) Ansible
4 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 2 (9.09%) vMotion
5 1 (4.55%) Cacti
5 1 (4.55%) Graphite
5 1 (4.55%) Nagios
5 1 (4.55%) Opsview
5 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.55%) ThinApp
5 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Google
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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