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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.18% 2.57% 3.87%
As % of the Vendors category 12.12% 6.86% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
Median daily rate £525 £220 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.63% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £318 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +14.28%
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
132 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.46% 37.50% 52.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 62 63
Median daily rate £445 £294 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.48% -9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £154 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £8.50 £9.48 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% -32.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (57.58%) Linux
5 15 (45.45%) SAN
6 13 (39.39%) NetApp
6 13 (39.39%) NFS
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle
6 13 (39.39%) NAS
6 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 13 (39.39%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (36.36%) Solaris
7 12 (36.36%) Intel
7 12 (36.36%) Middleware
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 10 (30.30%) HTTP
10 9 (27.27%) Cisco
10 9 (27.27%) Java
10 9 (27.27%) IIS
10 9 (27.27%) Banking
10 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
11 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (24.24%) Migration
11 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
11 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
11 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 8 (24.24%) Unix
11 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
12 7 (21.21%) LAN

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 9 (27.27%) IIS
2 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
3 6 (18.18%) Apache
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (15.15%) CICS
4 5 (15.15%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (6.06%) Jetty
6 2 (6.06%) nginx
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.06%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) SAN
2 13 (39.39%) Fibre Channel
2 13 (39.39%) NAS
3 10 (30.30%) HTTP
4 7 (21.21%) FCoE
4 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
4 7 (21.21%) LAN
4 7 (21.21%) Multicast
4 7 (21.21%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) DHCP
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) FTP
6 2 (6.06%) IPsec
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) DB2
2 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 6 (18.18%) HBase
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) JMeter
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
1 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.12%) NAS Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) NetApp Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Middleware
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) Rendezvous
3 6 (18.18%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) XSLT
4 5 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 2 (6.06%) Servlets
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.03%) Ajax
6 1 (3.03%) Node.js
6 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Solaris
4 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Unix
5 6 (18.18%) AIX
5 6 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (18.18%) SUSE
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (18.18%) zOS
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
1 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Benchmarking
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.03%) Server Building
6 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (39.39%) NFS
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.21%) KVM
4 7 (21.21%) SRDF
4 7 (21.21%) Xen
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
7 1 (3.03%) Docker
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) NetApp
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Intel
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) EMC
6 6 (18.18%) Brocade
6 6 (18.18%) DataSynapse
6 6 (18.18%) IBM
6 6 (18.18%) Sybase
6 6 (18.18%) TIBCO
7 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
8 2 (6.06%) Google
8 2 (6.06%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) F5