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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.54% 1.45% -
As % of the System Software category 27.45% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £37.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.66% +72.41%
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
51 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.91% 13.82% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 6
Median daily rate £525 £313 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Median hourly rate £8.50 £10.99 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.65% -26.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Linux
4 16 (69.57%) SQL
4 16 (69.57%) Oracle
5 15 (65.22%) Solaris
5 15 (65.22%) Intel
6 14 (60.87%) Middleware
7 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
7 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (43.48%) SAN
7 10 (43.48%) Cisco
8 9 (39.13%) EMC
8 9 (39.13%) NetApp
8 9 (39.13%) Benchmarking
8 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
8 9 (39.13%) LAN
8 9 (39.13%) WAN
8 9 (39.13%) HTTP
8 9 (39.13%) NFS
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (39.13%) Java
8 9 (39.13%) IIS
8 9 (39.13%) Multicast
8 9 (39.13%) KVM
8 9 (39.13%) NAS
8 9 (39.13%) FCoE
8 9 (39.13%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (39.13%) SRDF
8 9 (39.13%) WebSphere

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 9 (39.13%) IIS
1 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
1 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
2 7 (30.43%) Apache
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (26.09%) CICS
3 6 (26.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (8.70%) Jetty
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.70%) nginx
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Google App Engine
2 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) SAN
2 9 (39.13%) FCoE
2 9 (39.13%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (39.13%) HTTP
2 9 (39.13%) iSCSI
2 9 (39.13%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) Multicast
2 9 (39.13%) NAS
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) FTP
4 2 (8.70%) IPsec
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) DB2
2 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
2 7 (30.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Architect
1 15 (65.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 11 (47.83%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Middleware
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) Rendezvous
2 7 (30.43%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) XSLT
3 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) Servlets
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
3 15 (65.22%) Solaris
4 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (30.43%) AIX
5 7 (30.43%) SUSE
5 7 (30.43%) zOS
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (39.13%) Benchmarking
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
7 1 (4.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) KVM
2 9 (39.13%) NFS
2 9 (39.13%) SRDF
2 9 (39.13%) Xen
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle
3 15 (65.22%) Intel
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) EMC
5 9 (39.13%) NetApp
6 7 (30.43%) DataSynapse
6 7 (30.43%) IBM
6 7 (30.43%) Sybase
6 7 (30.43%) TIBCO
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
9 2 (8.70%) AppDynamics
9 2 (8.70%) Google
10 1 (4.35%) Citrix
10 1 (4.35%) Dell
10 1 (4.35%) HP