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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.36% 1.15% 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 9.86% 10.00% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £388 £423 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.28% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £327 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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
71 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.76% 11.49% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 28 9
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Median hourly rate £9.25 £12.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% -19.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.65 £8.95 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £16.15 £37.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
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 3 December 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) Oracle
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 16 (64.00%) Solaris
4 16 (64.00%) Intel
5 15 (60.00%) Middleware
6 10 (40.00%) DB2
7 9 (36.00%) AIX
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (36.00%) SUSE
7 9 (36.00%) Replication
7 9 (36.00%) zOS
7 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (36.00%) CICS
7 9 (36.00%) Cisco
7 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (36.00%) Feasibility Study
8 8 (32.00%) NAS
8 8 (32.00%) SAN
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) Benchmarking
9 7 (28.00%) EMC
9 7 (28.00%) NetApp
9 7 (28.00%) LAN
9 7 (28.00%) WAN
9 7 (28.00%) NFS
9 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V

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 (36.00%) CICS
1 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) GitHub
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) NAS
1 8 (32.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) FCoE
2 7 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (28.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) Multicast
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) DB2
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Architect
1 16 (64.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Middleware
2 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) Rendezvous
3 5 (20.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
5 1 (4.00%) WAP
5 1 (4.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Solaris
4 9 (36.00%) AIX
4 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (36.00%) SUSE
4 9 (36.00%) zOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Feasibility Study
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Benchmarking
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps
3 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCDP
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (28.00%) KVM
1 7 (28.00%) NFS
1 7 (28.00%) SRDF
1 7 (28.00%) Xen
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) Docker
4 2 (8.00%) VMFS
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) vMotion
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Oracle
3 16 (64.00%) Intel
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) EMC
5 7 (28.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.00%) DataSynapse
6 5 (20.00%) IBM
6 5 (20.00%) Sybase
6 5 (20.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (8.00%) AppDynamics
8 1 (4.00%) Meraki
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) SAP