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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 37 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.64% 3.93% -
As % of the System Software category 17.81% 30.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 0
Median daily rate £500 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £26.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +2.88%
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
73 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.81% 12.93% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 34 9
Median daily rate £500 £400 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +110.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Median hourly rate £8.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 25 September 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 25 September 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Solaris
3 19 (79.17%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 19 (79.17%) Oracle
3 19 (79.17%) Intel
4 18 (75.00%) Middleware
5 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (45.83%) SUSE
5 11 (45.83%) zOS
5 11 (45.83%) DB2
5 11 (45.83%) AIX
6 10 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (41.67%) SAN
6 10 (41.67%) CICS
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco
6 10 (41.67%) Replication
6 10 (41.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 10 (41.67%) Feasibility Study
7 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (37.50%) Multicast
7 9 (37.50%) KVM
7 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 9 (37.50%) NAS
7 9 (37.50%) SRDF
7 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
7 9 (37.50%) FCoE
7 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (37.50%) Xen

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 10 (41.67%) CICS
1 10 (41.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) FCoE
2 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
2 9 (37.50%) Multicast
2 9 (37.50%) NAS
2 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) DB2
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 7 (29.17%) HBase
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Architect
1 19 (79.17%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Middleware
2 10 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) Rendezvous
3 7 (29.17%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) XSLT
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Solaris
3 11 (45.83%) AIX
3 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (45.83%) SUSE
3 11 (45.83%) zOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Feasibility Study
2 9 (37.50%) Benchmarking
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 9 (37.50%) KVM
1 9 (37.50%) NFS
1 9 (37.50%) SRDF
1 9 (37.50%) Xen
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.33%) VMFS
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Intel
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) EMC
4 9 (37.50%) NetApp
5 7 (29.17%) DataSynapse
5 7 (29.17%) IBM
5 7 (29.17%) Sybase
5 7 (29.17%) TIBCO
6 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat