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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 34 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware 71 45 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.20% 2.87% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 9.70% 6.56% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 38
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£303 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +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 £22.00 £23.36 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +16.77%
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
732 686 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.34% 43.72% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 355 404
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 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 41 38
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 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £26.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +34 59 £305 -11.27% 32
Bradford +1 5 £250 +25.00% 2
Wakefield -1 2 - - 1
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - - 2
Halifax - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 4
Ossett - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 87 (68.50%) Windows
2 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (34.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (33.07%) Active Directory
5 41 (32.28%) SAN
6 38 (29.92%) Microsoft
7 37 (29.13%) Linux
7 37 (29.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (24.41%) MS Exchange
8 31 (24.41%) HP
9 25 (19.69%) vSphere
10 24 (18.90%) Citrix
10 24 (18.90%) SQL
11 22 (17.32%) MS Excel
11 22 (17.32%) NetApp
12 20 (15.75%) CentOS
12 20 (15.75%) Ubuntu
13 19 (14.96%) Windows XP
14 18 (14.17%) VMware Server
15 17 (13.39%) Data Protection
15 17 (13.39%) Splunk
15 17 (13.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (13.39%) Python
16 16 (12.60%) Service Management
17 15 (11.81%) Cisco
18 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
18 14 (11.02%) EMC
18 14 (11.02%) Finance
19 13 (10.24%) Workflow
19 13 (10.24%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 31 (24.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.51%) IIS
4 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (4.72%) Lync
4 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.36%) Jetty
5 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.36%) nginx
5 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.36%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (32.28%) SAN
2 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.24%) Firewall
4 12 (9.45%) VPN
5 9 (7.09%) IPsec
6 8 (6.30%) DNS
6 8 (6.30%) DHCP
7 7 (5.51%) Wireless
8 6 (4.72%) MPLS
9 3 (2.36%) FTP
9 3 (2.36%) HTTP
9 3 (2.36%) SSL
9 3 (2.36%) NAS
10 2 (1.57%) VLAN
10 2 (1.57%) LAN
10 2 (1.57%) Internet
11 1 (0.79%) DSL
11 1 (0.79%) WLAN
11 1 (0.79%) WAN
11 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.72%) MySQL
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (11.02%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Banking
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
3 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (17.32%) Architect
2 18 (14.17%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (14.17%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (11.02%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (9.45%) Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Consultant
6 7 (5.51%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (3.94%) Server Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (3.15%) Administrator
8 4 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Server Support
8 4 (3.15%) Linux Support
8 4 (3.15%) Server Support Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (2.36%) Storage Administrator
9 3 (2.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) XMPP
2 3 (2.36%) .NET
2 3 (2.36%) J2EE
2 3 (2.36%) Servlets
2 3 (2.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) NHS
2 5 (3.94%) Replication
3 3 (2.36%) Clustering
4 2 (1.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.57%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 87 (68.50%) Windows
2 44 (34.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (29.13%) Linux
3 37 (29.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (15.75%) Ubuntu
4 20 (15.75%) CentOS
5 19 (14.96%) Windows XP
6 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.87%) UNIX
8 7 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.94%) VMS
10 3 (2.36%) SUSE
11 2 (1.57%) HPUX
11 2 (1.57%) Solaris
11 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.39%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (13.39%) Data Protection
2 16 (12.60%) Service Management
3 13 (10.24%) Workflow
4 12 (9.45%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.66%) ITIL
6 9 (7.09%) High Availability
7 6 (4.72%) Master Data Management
7 6 (4.72%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (4.72%) Data Management
8 4 (3.15%) Migration
9 3 (2.36%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.36%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.36%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.36%) DevOps
10 2 (1.57%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.57%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.57%) Release Management
10 2 (1.57%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (1.57%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.90%) SQL
2 17 (13.39%) Python
3 3 (2.36%) Java
4 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.87%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.30%) MCSE
4 7 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.15%) MCSA
7 3 (2.36%) VCAP
8 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.57%) CCNA
8 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.79%) MCITP
9 1 (0.79%) Degree
9 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (33.07%) Active Directory
3 25 (19.69%) vSphere
4 18 (14.17%) VMware Server
5 12 (9.45%) VMware ESX
6 11 (8.66%) Hyper-V
7 9 (7.09%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (7.09%) Xen
8 6 (4.72%) XenApp
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Puppet
2 12 (9.45%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (9.45%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (7.09%) SCCM
4 6 (4.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.57%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (29.92%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.41%) HP
3 24 (18.90%) Citrix
4 22 (17.32%) NetApp
5 17 (13.39%) Splunk
6 15 (11.81%) Cisco
7 14 (11.02%) EMC
8 9 (7.09%) Dell
9 8 (6.30%) Oracle
9 8 (6.30%) IBM
10 4 (3.15%) Symantec
11 3 (2.36%) Google
11 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.36%) Veeam
12 2 (1.57%) Remedy
12 2 (1.57%) BMC
12 2 (1.57%) Sun
13 1 (0.79%) Adobe
13 1 (0.79%) Juniper
13 1 (0.79%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 27 days ago