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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.04% 4.28% -
As % of the System Software category 25.71% 29.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 0
Median daily rate £525 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +28.12%
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
70 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.73% 14.44% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 8
Median daily rate £500 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £175 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £9.00 £13.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -11.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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 30 August 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 30 August 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 20 (83.33%) Linux
4 19 (79.17%) Solaris
4 19 (79.17%) SQL
4 19 (79.17%) Oracle
4 19 (79.17%) Intel
5 18 (75.00%) Middleware
6 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (45.83%) zOS
7 11 (45.83%) SUSE
7 11 (45.83%) DB2
7 11 (45.83%) AIX
8 10 (41.67%) Cisco
8 10 (41.67%) SAN
8 10 (41.67%) CICS
8 10 (41.67%) Replication
8 10 (41.67%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (41.67%) Feasibility Study
9 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (37.50%) Multicast
9 9 (37.50%) KVM
9 9 (37.50%) FCoE
9 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
9 9 (37.50%) NAS
9 9 (37.50%) SRDF
9 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
9 9 (37.50%) Benchmarking

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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) DB2
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 7 (29.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) 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 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
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
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) Solaris
4 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (45.83%) AIX
5 11 (45.83%) SUSE
5 11 (45.83%) zOS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
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 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
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 Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) vMotion
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
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
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix