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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.41% 0.92% 7.06%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 1.87% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 8
Average daily rate
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£420 £278 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% +30.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £276 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £280 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -4.73%
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
196 107 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 50.52% 49.08% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 62 58
Average daily rate £375 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 21
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.04 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £22.69 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 17 (58.62%) Puppet
4 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
5 15 (51.72%) DevOps
6 14 (48.28%) Java
7 13 (44.83%) DNS
7 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (44.83%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
9 11 (37.93%) Apache
10 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
10 10 (34.48%) .NET
10 10 (34.48%) IIS
10 10 (34.48%) DHCP
10 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
11 9 (31.03%) Google
11 9 (31.03%) Jetty
11 9 (31.03%) nginx
11 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (31.03%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (27.59%) Open Source
12 8 (27.59%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (27.59%) Google App Engine
12 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
12 8 (27.59%) WebSphere

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (37.93%) Apache
2 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (34.48%) IIS
3 9 (31.03%) Jetty
3 9 (31.03%) nginx
4 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.34%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.45%) Confluence
6 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (31.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (27.59%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) DHCP
2 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) IPsec
3 8 (27.59%) FTP
3 8 (27.59%) HTTP
3 8 (27.59%) SSL
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) SAN
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) WAN
7 1 (3.45%) DMZ
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.45%) FishEye
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) PVCS
3 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) J2EE
2 8 (27.59%) Servlets
3 4 (13.79%) MCollective
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) CentOS
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Solaris
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
4 8 (27.59%) Open Source
4 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Build Automation
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) Perl
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Ruby
2 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Xen
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.24%) Docker
5 4 (13.79%) vCloud
6 2 (6.90%) vSphere
6 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.45%) Squid
7 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Puppet
2 13 (44.83%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.69%) Ansible
4 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.90%) SCOM
6 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (3.45%) WSUS
6 1 (3.45%) SCCM
6 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Google
3 6 (20.69%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Sun
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Websense
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk
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Rate: £400 - £430 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £500+ per day
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