The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 54 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 58 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.11% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 39.19% 17.39% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 10
Average daily rate
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£320 £298 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +10.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £242 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £372 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
148 92 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.93% 5.84% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 31 36
Average daily rate £295 £295 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £395 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 19
Average hourly rate £14.68 £12.47 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.20 £7.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.00 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Leeds +17 37 £325 +8.33% 14
Bradford - 12 £403 - 2
Wakefield - 1 £275 -
Wetherby - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 2
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (69.32%) Windows
3 52 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 46 (52.27%) Microsoft
5 31 (35.23%) vSphere
6 28 (31.82%) VMware ESX
7 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
8 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (23.86%) Citrix
9 21 (23.86%) DNS
10 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 19 (21.59%) DHCP
11 19 (21.59%) SAN
12 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
12 18 (20.45%) SCCM
13 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (19.32%) NAS
13 17 (19.32%) IIS
13 17 (19.32%) Linux
13 17 (19.32%) HP
14 16 (18.18%) IBM
14 16 (18.18%) Symantec
14 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (17.05%) SCOM
16 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (15.91%) NetBackup
16 14 (15.91%) ITIL
17 13 (14.77%) EMC

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.32%) IIS
3 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.41%) Tuxedo
7 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.41%) TeamSite
7 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.41%) WorkSite
7 3 (3.41%) Jetty
7 3 (3.41%) nginx
8 2 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.14%) Lync
9 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.41%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (3.41%) Exstream
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.41%) Google App Engine
1 3 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) DNS
2 19 (21.59%) DHCP
2 19 (21.59%) SAN
3 17 (19.32%) NAS
4 11 (12.50%) VPN
5 10 (11.36%) Firewall
5 10 (11.36%) Internet
6 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
6 9 (10.23%) FTP
7 7 (7.95%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (6.82%) RTSP
8 6 (6.82%) DMZ
8 6 (6.82%) SSL
8 6 (6.82%) SMTP
8 6 (6.82%) Ethernet
9 5 (5.68%) HTTP
10 4 (4.55%) IPsec
10 4 (4.55%) LAN
11 3 (3.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MSI
2 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Legal
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Architect
2 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (11.36%) Administrator
4 8 (9.09%) Exchange Administrator
5 7 (7.95%) Consultant
5 7 (7.95%) Server Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Exchange Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Exchange Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) J2EE
2 3 (3.41%) Servlets
2 3 (3.41%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Replication
1 5 (5.68%) PDA
2 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.27%) CCTV
2 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.14%) NHS
3 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.14%) PKI
3 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.14%) CMDB
3 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 61 (69.32%) Windows
2 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (19.32%) Linux
5 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.09%) UNIX
7 6 (6.82%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.55%) AIX
9 3 (3.41%) CentOS
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.27%) VMS
11 1 (1.14%) HPUX
11 1 (1.14%) Solaris
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) ITIL
2 9 (10.23%) Data Protection
3 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
3 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (5.68%) Software Deployment
4 4 (4.55%) DevOps
4 4 (4.55%) High Availability
4 4 (4.55%) Service Management
4 4 (4.55%) Migration
5 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.41%) Project Management
5 3 (3.41%) Time Management
5 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.14%) ERP
7 1 (1.14%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Java
2 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.14%) PHP
3 1 (1.14%) VBScript
3 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.14%) Ruby
3 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (7.95%) MCSE
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.82%) MCSA
4 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) MCP
5 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (3.41%) HIPAA
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 52 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 31 (35.23%) vSphere
3 28 (31.82%) VMware ESX
4 6 (6.82%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (3.41%) Xen
6 3 (3.41%) XenApp
7 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.14%) NFS
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (20.45%) SCCM
2 15 (17.05%) SCOM
3 14 (15.91%) NetBackup
4 9 (10.23%) Puppet
4 9 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.14%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.86%) Citrix
4 17 (19.32%) HP
5 16 (18.18%) IBM
5 16 (18.18%) Symantec
6 13 (14.77%) EMC
7 12 (13.64%) NetApp
8 10 (11.36%) Oracle
9 9 (10.23%) Lotus
10 8 (9.09%) Dell
11 6 (6.82%) Remedy
12 3 (3.41%) Cisco
12 3 (3.41%) Sun
12 3 (3.41%) Reuters
12 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
12 3 (3.41%) CommVault
12 3 (3.41%) Google
12 3 (3.41%) Infor
12 3 (3.41%) Imperva
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