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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.16% 3.03% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 8.26% 6.71% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £219 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £333 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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
218 149 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.35% 45.15% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 98 57
Average daily rate £300 £283 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -4 8 £300 +50.00% 4
Doncaster -5 3 £413 +3.12% 5
Barnsley +4 1 £225 +5.88%
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (37.93%) NetApp
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
7 8 (27.59%) SAN
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (24.14%) UNIX
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) NFS
9 6 (20.69%) DNS
9 6 (20.69%) Citrix
9 6 (20.69%) Brocade
9 6 (20.69%) NAS
9 6 (20.69%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (17.24%) Migration
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
10 5 (17.24%) DHCP
11 4 (13.79%) Cisco
11 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
11 4 (13.79%) Linux
11 4 (13.79%) MS Office
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 4 (13.79%) HP
11 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) NAS
2 6 (20.69%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (17.24%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) DBA
6 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) UNIX
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.45%) Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.45%) Server Hardening
3 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
3 1 (3.45%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) NFS
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) vCloud
6 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.45%) XenServer
6 1 (3.45%) Squid
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.34%) WSUS
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) NetApp
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) Brocade
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Splunk
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
7 1 (3.45%) Websense
7 1 (3.45%) EMC