The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.65% 4.67% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 17.54% 25.37% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
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£335 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 67 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.08% 18.41% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 10
Average daily rate £335 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £192 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 12
Average hourly rate £13.98 £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.07% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.51 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £35.00 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South Yorkshire region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South Yorkshire region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster -1 5 £335 +26.41% 1
Sheffield - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) IBM
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
7 3 (23.08%) VBScript
7 3 (23.08%) VB
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) MetaFrame
7 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
7 3 (23.08%) Remedy
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 3 (23.08%) MSI
7 3 (23.08%) SCOM
7 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MSI
2 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (23.08%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Server Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Packager
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) VBScript
1 3 (23.08%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) MetaFrame
2 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) NetApp
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Remedy
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) EMC