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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 40 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.54% 1.40% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 15.63% 8.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Median daily rate £444 £354 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.44% -19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £279 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £424 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
64 71 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.28% 16.59% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 44 6
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £10.00 £9.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) Solaris
4 7 (36.84%) DB2
4 7 (36.84%) Intel
4 7 (36.84%) Middleware
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (31.58%) SUSE
5 6 (31.58%) Replication
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (31.58%) CICS
5 6 (31.58%) zOS
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (31.58%) AIX
5 6 (31.58%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) SLA
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
7 3 (15.79%) vSphere
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (31.58%) CICS
1 6 (31.58%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 3 (15.79%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) NAS
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) FCoE
2 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) Multicast
2 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) DB2
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) DbUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) jMock
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Middleware
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) PowerMock
5 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) WAP
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 6 (31.58%) AIX
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) SUSE
3 6 (31.58%) zOS
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Go
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCDP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.53%) VMFS
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) SRDF
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) vMotion
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Intel
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) DataSynapse
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Meraki
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) TIBCO