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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.91% 3.64% 7.61%
As % of the Vendors category 13.95% 8.02% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 16
Average daily rate
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£390 £324 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.46% +12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £25.25 £16.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.81% -50.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.80%
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
258 162 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.52% 45.38% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 82 88
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 26
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 21 £420 +50.00% 10
Doncaster +2 6 - - 1
Barnsley +1 4 £250 -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 36 (65.45%) Windows
1 36 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) SQL
4 19 (34.55%) Puppet
5 18 (32.73%) DNS
6 17 (30.91%) Jenkins
6 17 (30.91%) DevOps
7 16 (29.09%) NetApp
7 16 (29.09%) Java
8 15 (27.27%) SAN
8 15 (27.27%) DHCP
8 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
9 14 (25.45%) UNIX
10 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
10 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
10 13 (23.64%) Apache
11 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
11 12 (21.82%) .NET
11 12 (21.82%) IIS
12 11 (20.00%) Google
12 11 (20.00%) Jetty
12 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (20.00%) nginx
12 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (23.64%) Apache
2 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 11 (20.00%) Jetty
3 11 (20.00%) nginx
4 10 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.82%) Confluence
6 1 (1.82%) Node.js
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (18.18%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) DNS
2 15 (27.27%) DHCP
2 15 (27.27%) SAN
3 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
4 10 (18.18%) SSL
4 10 (18.18%) FTP
4 10 (18.18%) HTTP
4 10 (18.18%) IPsec
4 10 (18.18%) NAS
4 10 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (10.91%) Firewall
6 3 (5.45%) LAN
6 3 (5.45%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
8 1 (1.82%) DMZ
8 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.09%) Maven
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.82%) Hudson
3 1 (1.82%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.82%) FishEye
3 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.82%) Gradle
3 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Ant
3 1 (1.82%) PVCS
3 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.82%) JMeter
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Consultant
2 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) NAS Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) NetApp Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) NetApp Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support
7 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) J2EE
2 10 (18.18%) Servlets
3 4 (7.27%) MCollective
4 2 (3.64%) Web Services
5 1 (1.82%) LAMP
5 1 (1.82%) Java EE
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Replication
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Tandem
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Linux
3 14 (25.45%) UNIX
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.91%) CentOS
6 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.45%) Solaris
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) DevOps
2 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
4 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 10 (18.18%) Open Source
4 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Migration
6 6 (10.91%) ITIL
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Build Automation
9 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
9 2 (3.64%) Workflow
9 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.64%) Data Centre Operations
9 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.64%) Project Management
10 1 (1.82%) Service Management
10 1 (1.82%) Quality Management
10 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) SQL
2 16 (29.09%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) Perl
3 5 (9.09%) Ruby
3 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.45%) MCITP
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) MCTS
4 2 (3.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.18%) Xen
3 10 (18.18%) NFS
4 5 (9.09%) Docker
5 4 (7.27%) vCloud
5 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.64%) vSphere
7 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) Squid
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) Puppet
2 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.91%) Ansible
4 4 (7.27%) SCCM
5 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.45%) WSUS
6 2 (3.64%) SCOM
6 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.82%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) NetApp
3 11 (20.00%) Google
4 10 (18.18%) Brocade
4 10 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.64%) Sun
7 2 (3.64%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) Remedy
8 1 (1.82%) McAfee
8 1 (1.82%) Websense
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) Peregrine
8 1 (1.82%) CA
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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