The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 44 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.61% 2.85% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 6.15% 7.14% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +25.00%
VMware
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
179 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.52% 39.86% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 70 73
Median daily rate £440 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £169 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £488 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Median hourly rate £8.50 £9.48 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% -13.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Sheffield region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Sheffield region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) SAN
5 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
6 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (34.48%) NetApp
6 10 (34.48%) NFS
6 10 (34.48%) Unix
6 10 (34.48%) NAS
6 10 (34.48%) Migration
7 8 (27.59%) HTTP
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
8 7 (24.14%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (24.14%) Puppet
8 7 (24.14%) Java
8 7 (24.14%) Financial Institution
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (24.14%) Brocade
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) IIS
9 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
9 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.69%) DevOps

VMware
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 6 (20.69%) IIS
1 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (6.90%) Jetty
5 2 (6.90%) nginx
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js
6 1 (3.45%) CICS
6 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (34.48%) NAS
3 8 (27.59%) HTTP
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
4 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 3 (10.34%) FCoE
5 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) Multicast
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) DMZ
6 2 (6.90%) FTP
6 2 (6.90%) IPsec
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.34%) HBase
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Travis CI
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Financial Institution
3 6 (20.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) NAS Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) NetApp Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) SAN Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 3 (10.34%) Rendezvous
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) XSLT
4 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (6.90%) Ajax
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) Play Framework
4 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) Servlets
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) CSS3
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Unix
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
5 7 (24.14%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (13.79%) Solaris
9 2 (6.90%) AIX
9 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (6.90%) SUSE
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
9 2 (6.90%) zOS
10 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Security Patching
5 2 (6.90%) Server Building
5 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) NFS
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) KVM
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (10.34%) SRDF
5 3 (10.34%) Xen
6 2 (6.90%) DFS Replication
6 2 (6.90%) Docker
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) SCCM
3 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.90%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) NetApp
3 7 (24.14%) Brocade
4 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) Intel
7 3 (10.34%) DataSynapse
7 3 (10.34%) EMC
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Sybase
7 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) F5