The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 25 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 112 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.11% 3.01% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 14.56% 7.35% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 24 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £372 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £50.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +277.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
769 680 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.95% 40.94% 39.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 415 225
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.15 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(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
Leeds +15 57 £300 -4.00% 38
Bradford +5 28 £320 +18.51% 8
Halifax - 10 £265 - 3
Wakefield +1 2 £219 -2.77% 4
Huddersfield +1 1 - -
Liversedge - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 118 (56.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (53.11%) Windows
3 76 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 65 (31.10%) Active Directory
5 55 (26.32%) Linux
6 49 (23.44%) ITIL
7 48 (22.97%) SQL Server
8 43 (20.57%) Cisco
9 42 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (19.62%) SAN
11 37 (17.70%) SQL
11 37 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (17.22%) MS Exchange
13 35 (16.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (15.31%) Finance
15 31 (14.83%) Open Source
16 30 (14.35%) vSphere
16 30 (14.35%) DNS
17 28 (13.40%) Citrix
17 28 (13.40%) Configuration Management
18 27 (12.92%) HP
18 27 (12.92%) VMware ESX
19 24 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (11.48%) IIS
20 21 (10.05%) Oracle
20 21 (10.05%) Python
20 21 (10.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (10.05%) SCCM
21 20 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
21 20 (9.57%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 36 (17.22%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.48%) IIS
3 17 (8.13%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (5.26%) Apache
6 11 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (4.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (3.35%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.87%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (2.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.91%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.91%) Tuxedo
11 3 (1.44%) TeamSite
11 3 (1.44%) Lync
11 3 (1.44%) WorkSite
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.96%) Jetty
12 2 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.96%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.44%) Exstream
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.78%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.39%) Office 365
3 4 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.96%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (19.62%) SAN
2 30 (14.35%) DNS
3 20 (9.57%) DHCP
4 17 (8.13%) NAS
5 14 (6.70%) VPN
6 13 (6.22%) Firewall
7 12 (5.74%) Internet
8 9 (4.31%) LAN
9 8 (3.83%) FTP
9 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.35%) SSL
11 6 (2.87%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.87%) WAN
11 6 (2.87%) SMTP
11 6 (2.87%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.87%) RTSP
11 6 (2.87%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (2.39%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (8.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.39%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.39%) MySQL
6 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.96%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (4.78%) IntelliJ
1 10 (4.78%) TeamCity
1 10 (4.78%) Git (software)
1 10 (4.78%) Cucumber
1 10 (4.78%) Capybara
2 6 (2.87%) MSI
3 4 (1.91%) JMeter
3 4 (1.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 32 (15.31%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Banking
3 5 (2.39%) Legal
4 4 (1.91%) Games
5 3 (1.44%) Retail
5 3 (1.44%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (9.09%) Architect
2 18 (8.61%) Support Engineer
3 14 (6.70%) Analyst
4 13 (6.22%) Developer
4 13 (6.22%) Administrator
4 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 10 (4.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (4.78%) Ruby Developer
7 10 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (4.31%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (3.83%) Consultant
9 8 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 6 (2.87%) Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.74%) CSS
1 12 (5.74%) .NET
2 10 (4.78%) HTML
2 10 (4.78%) Servlets
2 10 (4.78%) HTML5
2 10 (4.78%) Sinatra
2 10 (4.78%) CSS3
2 10 (4.78%) Sass
3 4 (1.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (1.91%) Web Services
4 3 (1.44%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.96%) XML
5 2 (0.96%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.96%) J2EE
5 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.48%) Middleware
6 1 (0.48%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.83%) Open Source
2 11 (5.26%) Replication
3 8 (3.83%) Clustering
4 5 (2.39%) PDA
5 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.44%) IBM XIV
6 3 (1.44%) NHS
7 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.96%) CCTV
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Wiki
8 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 111 (53.11%) Windows
2 55 (26.32%) Linux
3 42 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (16.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (10.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (6.70%) UNIX
8 11 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.78%) CentOS
10 8 (3.83%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.87%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (2.39%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.91%) SUSE
13 4 (1.91%) AIX
14 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.44%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.96%) Solaris
15 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.48%) Debian
16 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.44%) ITIL
2 37 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.40%) Configuration Management
4 18 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (7.66%) Service Management
6 15 (7.18%) Service Delivery
6 15 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (6.70%) Project Management
7 14 (6.70%) DevOps
8 13 (6.22%) Load Balancing
8 13 (6.22%) PRINCE2
9 12 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (4.78%) Migration
10 10 (4.78%) Web Design
10 10 (4.78%) TDD
10 10 (4.78%) Pair Programming
10 10 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (4.78%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (4.31%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.70%) SQL
2 21 (10.05%) Python
3 19 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 15 (7.18%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.22%) Java
5 13 (6.22%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.26%) Ruby
7 9 (4.31%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.39%) PHP
9 2 (0.96%) C#
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) VBScript
10 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.78%) MCSE
4 9 (4.31%) Degree
5 8 (3.83%) MCSA
6 6 (2.87%) CCNA
6 6 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.91%) ISEB
7 4 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.44%) CCNP
8 3 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.96%) VCAP
9 2 (0.96%) VCP5
9 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.96%) MCP
9 2 (0.96%) HND
9 2 (0.96%) CISSP
9 2 (0.96%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) QA
2 10 (4.78%) SLA
3 3 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.44%) HIPAA
System Software
1 118 (56.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (31.10%) Active Directory
3 30 (14.35%) vSphere
4 27 (12.92%) VMware ESX
5 17 (8.13%) QEMU
5 17 (8.13%) KVM
6 13 (6.22%) VMware Server
7 9 (4.31%) Hyper-V
8 8 (3.83%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.44%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.44%) XenApp
11 2 (0.96%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.96%) Xen
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.48%) NFS
12 1 (0.48%) vCloud
12 1 (0.48%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (10.05%) SCCM
2 15 (7.18%) SCOM
3 11 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 11 (5.26%) Puppet
4 10 (4.78%) Graylog
4 10 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.83%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.91%) Nagios
6 4 (1.91%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.96%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.48%) Salt
9 1 (0.48%) Opsview
9 1 (0.48%) Graphite
9 1 (0.48%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.48%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.48%) Cacti
9 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 76 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 43 (20.57%) Cisco
3 28 (13.40%) Citrix
4 27 (12.92%) HP
5 21 (10.05%) Oracle
6 19 (9.09%) IBM
7 17 (8.13%) Red Hat
8 13 (6.22%) NetApp
8 13 (6.22%) Symantec
9 11 (5.26%) EMC
10 10 (4.78%) Akamai
10 10 (4.78%) New Relic
11 9 (4.31%) SonicWALL
12 8 (3.83%) Dell
13 7 (3.35%) Lotus
14 5 (2.39%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.39%) SAP
14 5 (2.39%) Splunk
15 4 (1.91%) Sun
15 4 (1.91%) Infor
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Rate: £200.00 - £240 per day
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Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Connectus
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Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
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Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day Limited Company Basis
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £140 - £141 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
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Halifax
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