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 29 August 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.

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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 32 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware 73 42 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.29% 2.71% 4.74%
As % of the Vendors category 9.86% 6.22% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 39
Average daily rate
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£305 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £19.15 £18.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +18.75%
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
740 675 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.48% 43.63% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 346 413
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 40
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 +29 60 £308 -12.14% 34
Bradford +1 5 £250 +25.00% 1
Wakefield -2 2 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 - - 2
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Halifax - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
Ossett - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 89 (68.99%) Windows
2 57 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (34.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (31.78%) Active Directory
4 41 (31.78%) SAN
5 40 (31.01%) Microsoft
6 38 (29.46%) Linux
7 37 (28.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (26.36%) HP
9 32 (24.81%) MS Exchange
10 27 (20.93%) vSphere
11 24 (18.60%) SQL
11 24 (18.60%) Citrix
11 24 (18.60%) NetApp
12 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
13 20 (15.50%) CentOS
13 20 (15.50%) Ubuntu
14 19 (14.73%) Windows XP
15 18 (13.95%) VMware Server
16 17 (13.18%) Data Protection
16 17 (13.18%) Splunk
16 17 (13.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (13.18%) Cisco
16 17 (13.18%) Python
17 16 (12.40%) TCP/IP
17 16 (12.40%) EMC
17 16 (12.40%) Service Management
18 15 (11.63%) Firewall
19 14 (10.85%) Finance
19 14 (10.85%) VPN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 32 (24.81%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.20%) Lync
2 8 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.43%) IIS
4 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.33%) Jetty
5 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.33%) nginx
6 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.55%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.30%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (31.78%) SAN
2 16 (12.40%) TCP/IP
3 15 (11.63%) Firewall
4 14 (10.85%) VPN
5 11 (8.53%) IPsec
6 9 (6.98%) Wireless
7 8 (6.20%) MPLS
7 8 (6.20%) DNS
7 8 (6.20%) DHCP
8 3 (2.33%) SSL
8 3 (2.33%) FTP
8 3 (2.33%) HTTP
8 3 (2.33%) NAS
9 2 (1.55%) VLAN
9 2 (1.55%) Internet
9 2 (1.55%) LAN
10 1 (0.78%) WLAN
10 1 (0.78%) WAN
10 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.78%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) MySQL
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (10.85%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
3 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (17.05%) Architect
2 18 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (13.95%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (10.85%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) Analyst
6 9 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.98%) Consultant
7 7 (5.43%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.88%) Server Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (3.88%) Administrator
9 4 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.10%) Server Support
9 4 (3.10%) Linux Support
9 4 (3.10%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (2.33%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.33%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) XMPP
2 3 (2.33%) .NET
2 3 (2.33%) J2EE
2 3 (2.33%) Servlets
2 3 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) NHS
2 5 (3.88%) Replication
3 3 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (1.55%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.55%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 89 (68.99%) Windows
2 44 (34.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (29.46%) Linux
4 37 (28.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (15.50%) Ubuntu
5 20 (15.50%) CentOS
6 19 (14.73%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (8.53%) UNIX
9 8 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.88%) VMS
11 3 (2.33%) SUSE
12 2 (1.55%) HPUX
12 2 (1.55%) Solaris
12 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (13.18%) Data Protection
2 16 (12.40%) Service Management
3 13 (10.08%) Workflow
4 12 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.53%) ITIL
6 9 (6.98%) High Availability
7 8 (6.20%) Master Data Management
7 8 (6.20%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (6.20%) Data Management
8 4 (3.10%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.33%) DevOps
9 3 (2.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.33%) Migration
10 2 (1.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.55%) B2B
10 2 (1.55%) Project Management
10 2 (1.55%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.55%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.60%) SQL
2 17 (13.18%) Python
3 3 (2.33%) Java
4 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.78%) C
5 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.78%) Perl
5 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.75%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.20%) MCSE
4 7 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.10%) MCSA
7 3 (2.33%) VCAP
8 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) CCNA
8 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.78%) MCITP
9 1 (0.78%) Degree
9 1 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (31.78%) Active Directory
3 27 (20.93%) vSphere
4 18 (13.95%) VMware Server
5 13 (10.08%) Hyper-V
6 12 (9.30%) VMware ESX
7 11 (8.53%) Xen
7 11 (8.53%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (4.65%) XenApp
9 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) Puppet
2 12 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (6.98%) SCCM
4 6 (4.65%) SCOM
5 2 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.55%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (31.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (26.36%) HP
3 24 (18.60%) Citrix
3 24 (18.60%) NetApp
4 17 (13.18%) Splunk
4 17 (13.18%) Cisco
5 16 (12.40%) EMC
6 11 (8.53%) Oracle
7 10 (7.75%) IBM
8 9 (6.98%) Dell
9 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.33%) Symantec
10 3 (2.33%) Veeam
10 3 (2.33%) Google
11 2 (1.55%) Remedy
11 2 (1.55%) BMC
11 2 (1.55%) Sun
12 1 (0.78%) Adobe
12 1 (0.78%) Juniper
12 1 (0.78%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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DP Connect
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 25 days ago