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 29 May 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.12% 0.90% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 6.67% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £264 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -29.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £223 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £373 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.59% -0.58%
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
54 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.71% 13.43% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 8
Average daily rate £325 £264 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -24.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.71 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +14.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.85 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £26.50 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Sheffield +1 5 £300 +13.85% 4
Doncaster -6 2 £413 +3.12% 2
Barnsley +4 1 £225 +5.88%
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (16.67%) SAN
8 2 (16.67%) Symantec
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
2 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Websense
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco