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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.38% 3.79% 5.92%
As % of the Vendors category 8.50% 8.23% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Average daily rate £350 £225 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £169 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £374 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £365 £317
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +15.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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
247 158 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.46% 46.06% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 91 70
Average daily rate £388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 13
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 17 £400 - 6
Doncaster -3 1 - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (47.50%) Linux
5 17 (42.50%) Puppet
6 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (32.50%) DevOps
8 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (27.50%) Finance
9 11 (27.50%) Java
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 11 (27.50%) Apache
9 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 10 (25.00%) Migration
11 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (22.50%) Unix
11 9 (22.50%) Ansible
12 8 (20.00%) DNS
12 8 (20.00%) SAN
12 8 (20.00%) NetApp
12 8 (20.00%) Xen
13 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (17.50%) Brocade
13 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
13 7 (17.50%) HTTP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (27.50%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.50%) nginx
4 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (12.50%) IIS
6 4 (10.00%) Jetty
6 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (5.00%) Node.js
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (17.50%) DHCP
2 7 (17.50%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (17.50%) HTTP
2 7 (17.50%) NAS
3 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.00%) FTP
4 4 (10.00%) IPsec
4 4 (10.00%) SSL
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) DMZ
7 1 (2.50%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) LAN
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.50%) Mockito
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (12.50%) NAS Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) NetApp Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) J2EE
1 4 (10.00%) Servlets
2 3 (7.50%) MCollective
3 2 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (5.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.00%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) CSS3
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (22.50%) Unix
5 7 (17.50%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.50%) CentOS
8 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.50%) VMS
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 10 (25.00%) Migration
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 3 (7.50%) Build Automation
8 3 (7.50%) High Availability
8 3 (7.50%) Memory Management
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Security Patching
9 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.00%) Process Management
9 2 (5.00%) Server Building
10 1 (2.50%) BDD
10 1 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Perl
2 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.50%) Go
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.00%) Xen
4 7 (17.50%) NFS
5 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (12.50%) Docker
7 4 (10.00%) KVM
8 3 (7.50%) Varnish
9 2 (5.00%) DFS Replication
9 2 (5.00%) XenApp
10 1 (2.50%) vSphere
10 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Puppet
2 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (22.50%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) SCCM
5 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.00%) vMotion
6 1 (2.50%) Cacti
6 1 (2.50%) Graphite
6 1 (2.50%) Nagios
6 1 (2.50%) Opsview
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.50%) ThinApp
6 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) NetApp
3 7 (17.50%) Brocade
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) Google
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam
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