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 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.67% 2.11% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 15.56% 15.38% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £300 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +13.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+18.46% +47.72%
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
45 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.77% 13.68% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 21
Median daily rate £525 £300 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.70 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £12.90 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

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 May 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 24 May 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Puppet
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) HTTP
6 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) Solaris
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Intel
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
7 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS

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 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (13.33%) Jetty
3 2 (13.33%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) CICS
4 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
2 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) FCoE
3 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) Multicast
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) DMZ
4 2 (13.33%) FTP
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (20.00%) HBase
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) Servlets
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Solaris
7 2 (13.33%) AIX
7 2 (13.33%) SUSE
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) zOS
8 1 (6.67%) Unix
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Server Building
4 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
2 3 (20.00%) NFS
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (20.00%) SRDF
2 3 (20.00%) Xen
3 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
3 2 (13.33%) vMotion
4 1 (6.67%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Intel
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) DataSynapse
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Sybase
5 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) Google
6 2 (13.33%) HP