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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.04% 1.19% 2.02%
As % of the System Software category 32.30% 16.82% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £381 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.87 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +12.35%
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
161 107 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.40% 7.06% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 29 43
Average daily rate £295 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £107 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 12
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.22 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -21.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £16.65 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +21 37 £340 +7.85% 14
Bradford - 10 £263 -
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - - 3
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 83 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (62.65%) Windows
3 48 (57.83%) Active Directory
4 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
5 28 (33.73%) vSphere
6 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
6 25 (30.12%) VMware ESX
7 24 (28.92%) Linux
8 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
9 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (22.89%) SCCM
11 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (19.28%) SCOM
12 16 (19.28%) IIS
12 16 (19.28%) Citrix
13 15 (18.07%) DNS
13 15 (18.07%) IBM
13 15 (18.07%) EMC
13 15 (18.07%) Symantec
13 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (16.87%) Puppet
14 14 (16.87%) Data Protection
14 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (16.87%) NetBackup
14 14 (16.87%) DHCP
14 14 (16.87%) SAN
15 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (30.12%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.28%) IIS
3 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.64%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.61%) Jetty
6 3 (3.61%) nginx
7 2 (2.41%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.20%) Lync
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.61%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) DNS
2 14 (16.87%) SAN
2 14 (16.87%) DHCP
3 12 (14.46%) NAS
4 10 (12.05%) Internet
5 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
6 8 (9.64%) Firewall
7 7 (8.43%) VPN
8 6 (7.23%) FTP
8 6 (7.23%) DMZ
9 5 (6.02%) SSL
9 5 (6.02%) HTTP
10 4 (4.82%) Ethernet
10 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.61%) RTSP
11 3 (3.61%) IPsec
11 3 (3.61%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.61%) LAN
11 3 (3.61%) SMTP
12 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.61%) MSI
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Architect
2 17 (20.48%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (12.05%) Administrator
4 9 (10.84%) Server Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Exchange Administrator
6 7 (8.43%) Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.02%) Exchange Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Server Support
10 3 (3.61%) Server Support Engineer
11 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 2 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) J2EE
2 3 (3.61%) Servlets
3 2 (2.41%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.20%) Middleware
4 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.41%) Replication
1 2 (2.41%) PDA
1 2 (2.41%) Smart Meter
1 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.20%) NHS
2 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.20%) CMDB
2 1 (1.20%) Clustering
2 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (62.65%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Linux
3 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (13.25%) UNIX
7 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.61%) AIX
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.61%) CentOS
9 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.41%) VMS
10 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.20%) HPUX
10 1 (1.20%) Solaris
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Data Protection
2 8 (9.64%) ITIL
3 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.82%) DevOps
4 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
4 3 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (3.61%) Time Management
4 3 (3.61%) Migration
4 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (3.61%) Project Management
5 2 (2.41%) Service Management
5 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.41%) B2B
5 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.20%) Analytics
6 1 (1.20%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.82%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) Java
2 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.20%) PHP
3 1 (1.20%) VBScript
3 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) MCSE
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.61%) MCSA
2 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.20%) CCNA
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCITP
4 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.41%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 48 (57.83%) Active Directory
2 28 (33.73%) vSphere
3 25 (30.12%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.61%) Xen
5 3 (3.61%) VMware Server
5 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.41%) XenApp
7 1 (1.20%) UAG
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (22.89%) SCCM
2 16 (19.28%) SCOM
3 14 (16.87%) Puppet
3 14 (16.87%) NetBackup
4 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.61%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.20%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.28%) Citrix
4 15 (18.07%) EMC
4 15 (18.07%) Symantec
4 15 (18.07%) IBM
5 12 (14.46%) HP
6 10 (12.05%) NetApp
7 9 (10.84%) Lotus
8 7 (8.43%) Dell
9 5 (6.02%) Oracle
9 5 (6.02%) Remedy
10 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.61%) Cisco
10 3 (3.61%) Google
11 2 (2.41%) Imperva
11 2 (2.41%) Sun
11 2 (2.41%) BMC
12 1 (1.20%) Juniper
12 1 (1.20%) McAfee
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £100.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 6 days ago