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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 22 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +38
Contract jobs citing VMware 103 149 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.01% 7.29% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 14.07% 16.95% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 102 24
Average daily rate £400 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 £9.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
732 879 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.64% 43.02% 39.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 538 453
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 35
Average hourly rate £12.10 £16.72 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.48 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2016. 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 -6 75 £400 +36.17% 40
Halifax 0 7 £400 +50.94% 1
Bradford -8 2 - - 2
Wakefield -1 1 £363 +70.58% 2
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 132 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (47.92%) Windows
3 88 (45.83%) Linux
4 59 (30.73%) Active Directory
5 56 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (27.60%) Windows Server
7 52 (27.08%) Cisco
8 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 44 (22.92%) Red Hat
10 37 (19.27%) Bash Shell
10 37 (19.27%) Puppet
11 36 (18.75%) DevOps
12 34 (17.71%) Jenkins
12 34 (17.71%) Data Centre
13 33 (17.19%) Java
13 33 (17.19%) Firewall
14 31 (16.15%) MS Exchange
14 31 (16.15%) Git (software)
15 30 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (14.58%) vSphere
16 28 (14.58%) Configuration Management
16 28 (14.58%) Finance
17 27 (14.06%) HP
18 26 (13.54%) Security Cleared
18 26 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (13.02%) SC Cleared
19 25 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (13.02%) Ruby
20 23 (11.98%) Games
20 23 (11.98%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (16.15%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.42%) OpenStack
3 17 (8.85%) Confluence
4 16 (8.33%) Apache
5 13 (6.77%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.21%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.17%) IIS
8 7 (3.65%) nginx
9 6 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (3.13%) Jetty
10 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (2.08%) CloudStack
11 4 (2.08%) FileNet
11 4 (2.08%) JBoss
12 2 (1.04%) Node.js
13 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.13%) Office 365
3 5 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.60%) Google App Engine
3 5 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.04%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.04%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.19%) Firewall
2 23 (11.98%) DNS
2 23 (11.98%) SAN
3 22 (11.46%) LAN
3 22 (11.46%) WAN
4 18 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (7.81%) VPN
6 14 (7.29%) SSL
7 12 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.73%) Internet
9 8 (4.17%) DHCP
9 8 (4.17%) FWSM
9 8 (4.17%) NAS
10 7 (3.65%) MPLS
11 6 (3.13%) BGP
11 6 (3.13%) EIGRP
11 6 (3.13%) FTP
11 6 (3.13%) HTTP
11 6 (3.13%) IPsec
11 6 (3.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.42%) MySQL
2 19 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.69%) Informix
4 6 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.04%) Redis
9 1 (0.52%) Big Data
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.52%) DB2
9 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.52%) QlikView
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (17.71%) Jenkins
2 31 (16.15%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.42%) JIRA
4 18 (9.38%) Maven
5 16 (8.33%) Appium
5 16 (8.33%) Mocha
5 16 (8.33%) Selenium
5 16 (8.33%) SonarQube
6 7 (3.65%) Subversion
7 6 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (3.13%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.56%) Hudson
9 1 (0.52%) Log4j
9 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (14.58%) Finance
2 23 (11.98%) Games
3 13 (6.77%) Banking
4 11 (5.73%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.17%) Legal
6 6 (3.13%) Law
7 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.08%) Electronics
8 4 (2.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) iGaming
9 1 (0.52%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 27 (14.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (10.42%) Operations Engineer
3 19 (9.90%) Architect
4 17 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (8.85%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (8.85%) VMware Engineer
5 16 (8.33%) Analyst
5 16 (8.33%) Consultant
5 16 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (7.29%) Administrator
7 13 (6.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) VMware Consultant
10 10 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (5.21%) Support Engineer
11 9 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.73%) Servlets
2 8 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (4.17%) Middleware
2 8 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (3.65%) .NET
4 6 (3.13%) J2EE
5 2 (1.04%) LAMP
6 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.52%) CSS
6 1 (0.52%) CSS3
6 1 (0.52%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.52%) HTML
6 1 (0.52%) HTML5
6 1 (0.52%) jQuery
6 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.52%) Web Services
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.21%) Clustering
3 7 (3.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.08%) IBM XIV
5 4 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.56%) Replication
6 3 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.04%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (47.92%) Windows
2 88 (45.83%) Linux
3 56 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (27.60%) Windows Server
5 23 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.90%) CentOS
6 19 (9.90%) Ubuntu
6 19 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (9.38%) Unix
8 14 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.77%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.69%) AIX
10 9 (4.69%) Windows 8
10 9 (4.69%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.65%) SUSE
12 6 (3.13%) HPUX
13 4 (2.08%) Solaris
13 4 (2.08%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.04%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.75%) DevOps
2 30 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (14.58%) Configuration Management
4 25 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (10.42%) Build Automation
6 16 (8.33%) Scrum
7 15 (7.81%) ITIL
8 14 (7.29%) Load Balancing
9 10 (5.21%) High Availability
9 10 (5.21%) Web Operations
10 9 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.17%) Service Management
11 8 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.65%) Change Control
12 7 (3.65%) Change Management
12 7 (3.65%) Information Security
12 7 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (3.13%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.13%) Migration
13 6 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.27%) Bash Shell
2 33 (17.19%) Java
3 25 (13.02%) Ruby
4 18 (9.38%) Perl
5 15 (7.81%) SQL
6 14 (7.29%) Python
7 13 (6.77%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.13%) PHP
9 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.56%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.04%) C
11 2 (1.04%) C#
12 1 (0.52%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.02%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.29%) MCSA
4 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.77%) CCNP
6 7 (3.65%) Degree
7 4 (2.08%) CCNA
8 3 (1.56%) CCIE
8 3 (1.56%) MCITP
8 3 (1.56%) MCSE
8 3 (1.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.04%) CCDE
9 2 (1.04%) CCSP
9 2 (1.04%) CISSP
9 2 (1.04%) MCP
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.52%) RHCE
10 1 (0.52%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 132 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (30.73%) Active Directory
3 28 (14.58%) vSphere
4 22 (11.46%) Docker
5 20 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 14 (7.29%) Xen
7 13 (6.77%) VMware ESX
8 11 (5.73%) vCloud
9 9 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (4.17%) KVM
10 8 (4.17%) VMware Server
11 5 (2.60%) XenDesktop
12 4 (2.08%) XenApp
13 2 (1.04%) Firmware
13 2 (1.04%) NFS
14 1 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (19.27%) Puppet
2 19 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.38%) Ansible
4 12 (6.25%) Opsview
5 11 (5.73%) SCCM
6 10 (5.21%) Nagios
7 8 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (3.13%) Cacti
8 6 (3.13%) DameWare
8 6 (3.13%) Graphite
8 6 (3.13%) Salt
9 5 (2.60%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (1.56%) SCOM
12 2 (1.04%) Grafana
12 2 (1.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.04%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 52 (27.08%) Cisco
2 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (22.92%) Red Hat
4 27 (14.06%) HP
5 18 (9.38%) Oracle
6 16 (8.33%) Atlassian
6 16 (8.33%) Citrix
7 14 (7.29%) F5
7 14 (7.29%) IBM
8 11 (5.73%) EMC
9 9 (4.69%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.17%) BMC
10 8 (4.17%) NetApp
10 8 (4.17%) Veritas
11 6 (3.13%) CheckPoint
11 6 (3.13%) Symantec
12 5 (2.60%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.60%) Google
13 4 (2.08%) SAP
13 4 (2.08%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
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Mortimer Spinks
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