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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 30 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.61% 5.74% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 6.61% 9.60% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate
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£140 £232 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.59% -22.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -6.66%
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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
121 125 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.41% 59.81% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 79 34
Average daily rate £320 £313 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -13.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 10
Average hourly rate £10.00 £11.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) SCOM
6 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) FCoE
4 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (18.18%) Multicast
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) HBase
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
1 2 (18.18%) Rendezvous
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (18.18%) Xen
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (18.18%) SRDF
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) vCloud
3 2 (18.18%) KVM
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Squid
4 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
3 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Intel
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) DataSynapse
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) Websense
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase
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