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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 23 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.28% 3.18% 2.42%
As % of the Vendors category 21.74% 6.67% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 4
Median daily rate £350 £410 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +15.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £284 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £433 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
115 210 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.89% 47.73% 51.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 134 65
Median daily rate £350 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £587 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 11
Median hourly rate £17.84 £9.00 £10.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.16% -12.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £8.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £16.00 £15.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle
4 12 (34.29%) AIX
5 11 (31.43%) Solaris
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 11 (31.43%) Finance
5 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
6 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (28.57%) Replication
6 10 (28.57%) SUSE
7 8 (22.86%) Migration
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) SAN
7 8 (22.86%) NetApp
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (20.00%) SRDF
8 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (20.00%) FCoE
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (20.00%) DB2
8 7 (20.00%) MS Office
8 7 (20.00%) Perl
8 7 (20.00%) EMC
8 7 (20.00%) Intel
8 7 (20.00%) Middleware
8 7 (20.00%) IBM

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 (17.14%) CICS
1 6 (17.14%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) IaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) GitHub
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) FCoE
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (17.14%) LDAP
3 6 (17.14%) NAS
3 6 (17.14%) NetScaler
3 6 (17.14%) NX-OS
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) Multicast
4 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) HBase
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) DbUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) jMock
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Mockito
2 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Server Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Designer
6 2 (5.71%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) SAN Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Virtualisation Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Middleware
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) PowerMock
5 1 (2.86%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) WAP
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) Replication
3 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (17.14%) Symmetrix
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) AIX
3 11 (31.43%) Solaris
4 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) SUSE
5 6 (17.14%) zOS
6 5 (14.29%) Unix
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (11.43%) VMS
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Feasibility Study
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) High Availability
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.71%) Change Control
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) TDD
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Perl
3 6 (17.14%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) Go
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) CCDP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) NFS
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (20.00%) SRDF
3 6 (17.14%) Veritas File System
3 6 (17.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Docker
5 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.71%) VMFS
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.86%) KVM
7 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 4 (11.43%) Kubernetes
3 4 (11.43%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Terraform
4 2 (5.71%) vMotion
5 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) NetApp
4 7 (20.00%) EMC
4 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 7 (20.00%) Intel
5 6 (17.14%) Brocade
5 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.14%) F5
5 6 (17.14%) Sun
5 6 (17.14%) Veritas
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) TIBCO