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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 35 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.84% 4.79% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 10.37% 10.24% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 2
Median daily rate £525 £410 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.04% +47.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £260 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.15 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+18.23% +5.40%
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
164 166 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.02% 46.76% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 112 57
Median daily rate £500 £405 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.27% -19.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.05 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.80 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 23 (82.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
4 18 (64.29%) Oracle
4 18 (64.29%) Solaris
4 18 (64.29%) Intel
5 17 (60.71%) Middleware
6 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (39.29%) zOS
7 11 (39.29%) SUSE
7 11 (39.29%) AIX
7 11 (39.29%) DB2
8 10 (35.71%) Replication
8 10 (35.71%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (35.71%) SAN
8 10 (35.71%) CICS
8 10 (35.71%) Feasibility Study
9 9 (32.14%) Banking
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (32.14%) Cisco
10 8 (28.57%) NFS
10 8 (28.57%) LAN
10 8 (28.57%) WAN
10 8 (28.57%) NetApp
10 8 (28.57%) Benchmarking
10 8 (28.57%) Finance
10 8 (28.57%) EMC
10 8 (28.57%) Xen

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 10 (35.71%) CICS
1 10 (35.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (25.00%) IIS
3 6 (21.43%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 8 (28.57%) FCoE
2 8 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) Multicast
2 8 (28.57%) NAS
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 7 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) DB2
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 6 (21.43%) HBase
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JMeter
General
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Architect
1 18 (64.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 13 (46.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Middleware
2 10 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) Rendezvous
4 6 (21.43%) XML
4 6 (21.43%) XSLT
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Solaris
3 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (39.29%) AIX
4 11 (39.29%) SUSE
4 11 (39.29%) zOS
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Feasibility Study
2 8 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 8 (28.57%) KVM
2 8 (28.57%) NFS
2 8 (28.57%) SRDF
2 8 (28.57%) Xen
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (7.14%) VMFS
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) vMotion
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Intel
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) EMC
3 8 (28.57%) NetApp
4 6 (21.43%) DataSynapse
4 6 (21.43%) IBM
4 6 (21.43%) Sybase
4 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) HP