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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 50 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 56 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.32% 2.44% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 8.85% 6.19% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 10
Average daily rate
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£338 £248 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £219 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £375 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.47 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.37% +28.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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
633 598 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.54% 39.37% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 334 310
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 38
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.35 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £24.28 £21.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -1 31 £300 +26.31% 36
Bradford +5 12 £400 +1.26% 5
Halifax +2 4 £275 - 3
Wakefield +3 3 £250 +11.11% 6
Huddersfield 0 1 - -
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 99 (59.28%) Windows
2 81 (48.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (43.71%) Microsoft
4 72 (43.11%) Active Directory
5 47 (28.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (25.75%) MS Exchange
7 42 (25.15%) SAN
8 37 (22.16%) ITIL
8 37 (22.16%) vSphere
9 34 (20.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (19.16%) Linux
11 29 (17.37%) VMware ESX
12 28 (16.77%) NetApp
12 28 (16.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (16.17%) DNS
14 26 (15.57%) HP
14 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
14 26 (15.57%) IIS
15 25 (14.97%) Citrix
16 23 (13.77%) Finance
17 22 (13.17%) Cisco
17 22 (13.17%) MS Excel
18 21 (12.57%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 20 (11.98%) SCCM
20 19 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2013
21 18 (10.78%) SQL Server 2012
21 18 (10.78%) IBM
21 18 (10.78%) DHCP
22 17 (10.18%) Symantec

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (25.75%) MS Exchange
2 26 (15.57%) IIS
3 19 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (5.99%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (3.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.99%) Apache
8 4 (2.40%) Tuxedo
9 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.80%) TeamSite
9 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.80%) Jetty
9 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.80%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.80%) nginx
10 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (13.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.19%) MS Office
3 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.40%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.80%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.80%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.15%) SAN
2 27 (16.17%) DNS
3 18 (10.78%) DHCP
4 17 (10.18%) NAS
5 14 (8.38%) VPN
6 12 (7.19%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.59%) Firewall
8 10 (5.99%) Internet
9 9 (5.39%) FTP
10 8 (4.79%) SSL
11 7 (4.19%) LAN
12 6 (3.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (3.59%) iSCSI
12 6 (3.59%) RTSP
12 6 (3.59%) IPsec
12 6 (3.59%) DMZ
12 6 (3.59%) SMTP
12 6 (3.59%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.80%) MySQL
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.59%) MSI
2 4 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (13.77%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Banking
3 4 (2.40%) Legal
4 2 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (8.98%) Support Engineer
2 14 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (8.38%) Architect
3 12 (7.19%) Administrator
4 11 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (5.39%) Consultant
6 9 (5.39%) Server Engineer
7 8 (4.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (4.79%) Exchange Administrator
7 8 (4.79%) Exchange Engineer
7 8 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.19%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.59%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (3.59%) Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.99%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.59%) .NET
2 3 (1.80%) J2EE
2 3 (1.80%) Servlets
2 3 (1.80%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.99%) NHS
1 5 (2.99%) PDA
1 5 (2.99%) Clustering
2 4 (2.40%) Replication
3 3 (1.80%) Open Source
4 2 (1.20%) CCTV
4 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.60%) PKI
5 1 (0.60%) CMDB
5 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.60%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.60%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 99 (59.28%) Windows
2 47 (28.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (20.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (19.16%) Linux
5 28 (16.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (7.19%) UNIX
8 10 (5.99%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.39%) VMS
9 9 (5.39%) CentOS
10 7 (4.19%) Ubuntu
10 7 (4.19%) SUSE
11 4 (2.40%) AIX
12 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.80%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.60%) HPUX
14 1 (0.60%) Solaris
14 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.16%) ITIL
2 15 (8.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (7.78%) Migration
4 12 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (7.19%) PRINCE2
4 12 (7.19%) Project Management
5 10 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.99%) Service Management
6 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.79%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.79%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.19%) Software Deployment
9 6 (3.59%) DevOps
9 6 (3.59%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.59%) PRINCE
9 6 (3.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.99%) Supplier Management
10 5 (2.99%) High Availability
11 4 (2.40%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.80%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.19%) SQL
2 5 (2.99%) Java
2 5 (2.99%) Python
2 5 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.80%) PHP
3 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.80%) Ruby
3 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.20%) C
4 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (5.99%) MCSE
4 9 (5.39%) MCSA
5 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.40%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.80%) CCNA
7 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.20%) VCAP
8 2 (1.20%) VCP5
8 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.20%) CCSE
8 2 (1.20%) CCSA
8 2 (1.20%) MCP
8 2 (1.20%) HND
8 2 (1.20%) CCDA
8 2 (1.20%) CCDP
8 2 (1.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.80%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 81 (48.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (43.11%) Active Directory
3 37 (22.16%) vSphere
4 29 (17.37%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.19%) VMware Server
6 6 (3.59%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (1.80%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.80%) Xen
8 3 (1.80%) XenApp
8 3 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.60%) NFS
10 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.60%) UAG
10 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (11.98%) SCCM
2 15 (8.98%) SCOM
3 12 (7.19%) NetBackup
4 10 (5.99%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.59%) Puppet
6 4 (2.40%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.80%) Nagios
7 3 (1.80%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 73 (43.71%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.77%) NetApp
3 26 (15.57%) HP
4 25 (14.97%) Citrix
5 22 (13.17%) Cisco
6 18 (10.78%) IBM
7 17 (10.18%) Symantec
8 15 (8.98%) Red Hat
8 15 (8.98%) Oracle
9 13 (7.78%) EMC
10 9 (5.39%) Lotus
11 8 (4.79%) Dell
12 4 (2.40%) Splunk
12 4 (2.40%) Infor
12 4 (2.40%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.40%) Remedy
12 4 (2.40%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.80%) Sun
13 3 (1.80%) SAP
13 3 (1.80%) Reuters
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