The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.90% 2.93% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 9.95% 6.72% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Average daily rate
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£263 £250 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £200 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £18.38 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.68% -22.63%
VMware
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
191 134 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.23% 43.65% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 82 73
Average daily rate £300 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 27
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.71 £10.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware
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 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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 -2 7 £300 +9.09% 1
Doncaster - 5 - - 2
Barnsley +1 2 £225 +5.88%
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) NetApp
3 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (38.24%) SAN
6 12 (35.29%) UNIX
6 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 10 (29.41%) NFS
7 10 (29.41%) Migration
7 10 (29.41%) Brocade
7 10 (29.41%) NAS
7 10 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (29.41%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (20.59%) DNS
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (17.65%) HP
12 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
12 5 (14.71%) Firewall
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco
12 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
13 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (11.76%) vSphere
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (11.76%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) NAS
2 10 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) WAN
7 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) SAN Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) NAS Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) NetApp Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) DBA
4 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) UNIX
3 10 (29.41%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.88%) Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.94%) Solaris
9 1 (2.94%) CentOS
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Project Management
3 2 (5.88%) Workflow
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.94%) CRM
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.94%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.94%) Analytics
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.94%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (29.41%) NFS
4 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.76%) vSphere
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (8.82%) vCloud
7 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.94%) Squid
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
3 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
3 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) NetApp
3 10 (29.41%) Brocade
4 6 (17.65%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) McAfee
8 1 (2.94%) Websense
8 1 (2.94%) Splunk