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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 45 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.67% 1.28% 2.09%
As % of the System Software category 29.22% 16.96% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 14
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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 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £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 £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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
154 112 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.14% 7.53% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 41
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £107 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.22 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% -21.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £21.85 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -

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 21 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 21 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 +20 34 £330 +4.60% 13
Bradford - 9 £263 - 1
Castleford - - - - 1
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 21 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 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (59.74%) Windows
3 44 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
5 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
6 24 (31.17%) vSphere
7 23 (29.87%) Linux
8 22 (28.57%) VMware ESX
9 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 19 (24.68%) SCCM
11 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (20.78%) EMC
13 15 (19.48%) IBM
13 15 (19.48%) IIS
13 15 (19.48%) Symantec
13 15 (19.48%) SCOM
13 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (18.18%) Puppet
14 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (18.18%) Data Protection
14 14 (18.18%) NetBackup
14 14 (18.18%) Citrix
15 13 (16.88%) DNS
15 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
15 13 (16.88%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (15.58%) NAS
16 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2005

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (32.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (19.48%) IIS
2 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.39%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.90%) Jetty
5 3 (3.90%) nginx
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.30%) Lync
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.58%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.90%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) DNS
2 12 (15.58%) SAN
2 12 (15.58%) DHCP
2 12 (15.58%) NAS
3 10 (12.99%) Internet
4 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.09%) Firewall
6 5 (6.49%) VPN
6 5 (6.49%) DMZ
6 5 (6.49%) HTTP
7 4 (5.19%) FTP
7 4 (5.19%) SSL
8 3 (3.90%) IPsec
9 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.60%) LAN
9 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.30%) DSL
10 1 (1.30%) WLAN
10 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) MSI
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Law
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Architect
2 15 (19.48%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Administrator
4 9 (11.69%) Server Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Exchange Administrator
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Exchange Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Server Support
9 4 (5.19%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Wintel Administrator
11 2 (2.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) J2EE
2 3 (3.90%) Servlets
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.30%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.60%) Replication
1 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
1 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.30%) NHS
2 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.30%) Clustering
2 1 (1.30%) PKI
2 1 (1.30%) PDA
2 1 (1.30%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (59.74%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Linux
3 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.69%) UNIX
7 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.60%) VMS
8 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.30%) AIX
9 1 (1.30%) HPUX
9 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 7 (9.09%) ITIL
3 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.19%) DevOps
4 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (3.90%) Migration
4 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
4 3 (3.90%) Project Management
5 2 (2.60%) Service Management
5 2 (2.60%) B2B
5 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.60%) Time Management
5 2 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.30%) High Availability
6 1 (1.30%) Change Control
6 1 (1.30%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) Java
2 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.30%) PHP
3 1 (1.30%) VBScript
3 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) MCSE
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.90%) MCSA
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCITP
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) HIPAA
System Software
1 44 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 24 (31.17%) vSphere
3 22 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.90%) Xen
4 3 (3.90%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.60%) XenApp
6 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (24.68%) SCCM
2 15 (19.48%) SCOM
3 14 (18.18%) Puppet
3 14 (18.18%) NetBackup
4 13 (16.88%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.30%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.78%) EMC
4 15 (19.48%) IBM
4 15 (19.48%) Symantec
5 14 (18.18%) Citrix
6 11 (14.29%) HP
7 9 (11.69%) Lotus
8 8 (10.39%) NetApp
9 6 (7.79%) Dell
10 4 (5.19%) Remedy
11 3 (3.90%) Cisco
11 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.90%) Google
12 2 (2.60%) BMC
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle
13 1 (1.30%) Adobe
13 1 (1.30%) Sun
13 1 (1.30%) Juniper
13 1 (1.30%) ProCurve
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £100.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago