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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 32 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 69 42 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.16% 2.78% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 9.68% 6.67% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 36
Average daily rate
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£305 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £218 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £377 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.20 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £26.00 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +13.75%
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
713 630 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.00% 41.69% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 326 370
Average daily rate £346 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 36
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £24.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 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 16 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 +27 54 £305 -15.86% 25
Bradford - 9 £306 - 4
Wakefield - 2 - - 1
Dewsbury -3 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - - 4
Halifax - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 83 (65.35%) Windows
2 55 (43.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (35.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (33.07%) Active Directory
5 39 (30.71%) SAN
6 37 (29.13%) Microsoft
7 35 (27.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (26.77%) Linux
9 28 (22.05%) MS Exchange
10 27 (21.26%) HP
11 25 (19.69%) Citrix
12 23 (18.11%) NetApp
13 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
14 20 (15.75%) SQL
14 20 (15.75%) CentOS
14 20 (15.75%) Ubuntu
15 19 (14.96%) vSphere
15 19 (14.96%) Windows XP
16 18 (14.17%) VMware Server
17 17 (13.39%) Splunk
17 17 (13.39%) Python
18 16 (12.60%) Service Management
19 15 (11.81%) Data Protection
20 14 (11.02%) Puppet
20 14 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (11.02%) Disaster Recovery
20 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
21 13 (10.24%) Cisco
21 13 (10.24%) Workflow
21 13 (10.24%) Opscode Chef

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 28 (22.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.51%) IIS
4 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.94%) Lync
6 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.36%) nginx
7 3 (2.36%) Jetty
7 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) 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 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.71%) SAN
2 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.45%) Firewall
4 11 (8.66%) VPN
5 9 (7.09%) DNS
5 9 (7.09%) DHCP
6 8 (6.30%) IPsec
7 6 (4.72%) Wireless
8 5 (3.94%) MPLS
9 4 (3.15%) HTTP
10 3 (2.36%) FTP
10 3 (2.36%) SSL
11 2 (1.57%) NAS
11 2 (1.57%) VLAN
11 2 (1.57%) Internet
11 2 (1.57%) LAN
12 1 (0.79%) WLAN
12 1 (0.79%) WAN
12 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.30%) 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 11 (8.66%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (9.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Banking
3 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
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 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.66%) Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.15%) Administrator
9 4 (3.15%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Server Support
9 4 (3.15%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (3.15%) Linux Support
10 3 (2.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (2.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) XMPP
2 3 (2.36%) .NET
2 3 (2.36%) J2EE
2 3 (2.36%) Servlets
3 2 (1.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) NHS
2 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.36%) Replication
3 2 (1.57%) CLARiiON
3 2 (1.57%) Clustering
3 2 (1.57%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 83 (65.35%) Windows
2 45 (35.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (27.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (26.77%) Linux
5 20 (15.75%) Ubuntu
5 20 (15.75%) CentOS
6 19 (14.96%) Windows XP
7 14 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (7.87%) UNIX
9 7 (5.51%) VMS
10 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.36%) SUSE
12 2 (1.57%) HPUX
12 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.79%) Solaris
13 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.60%) Service Management
2 15 (11.81%) Data Protection
3 14 (11.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (10.24%) Workflow
5 12 (9.45%) Incident Management
6 11 (8.66%) ITIL
7 8 (6.30%) High Availability
8 5 (3.94%) Master Data Management
8 5 (3.94%) Data Management
8 5 (3.94%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (3.15%) Migration
9 4 (3.15%) DevOps
10 3 (2.36%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.36%) E-Commerce
11 2 (1.57%) B2B
11 2 (1.57%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.57%) Project Management
11 2 (1.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.57%) TOGAF
11 2 (1.57%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.75%) SQL
2 17 (13.39%) Python
3 4 (3.15%) Java
4 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.79%) Ruby
5 1 (0.79%) PHP
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.09%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.51%) MCSE
4 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) MCSA
6 2 (1.57%) CCNA
6 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) MCP
7 1 (0.79%) VCAP
7 1 (0.79%) MCITP
7 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (43.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (33.07%) Active Directory
3 19 (14.96%) vSphere
4 18 (14.17%) VMware Server
5 11 (8.66%) VMware ESX
6 10 (7.87%) Hyper-V
7 8 (6.30%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (6.30%) Xen
8 6 (4.72%) XenApp
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) Puppet
2 13 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (8.66%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (7.09%) SCCM
5 6 (4.72%) SCOM
6 2 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.57%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.57%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.79%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 37 (29.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.26%) HP
3 25 (19.69%) Citrix
4 23 (18.11%) NetApp
5 17 (13.39%) Splunk
6 13 (10.24%) Cisco
7 11 (8.66%) EMC
8 8 (6.30%) IBM
9 7 (5.51%) Oracle
9 7 (5.51%) Dell
10 4 (3.15%) Symantec
11 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.36%) Veeam
11 3 (2.36%) Google
12 2 (1.57%) BMC
12 2 (1.57%) Remedy
13 1 (0.79%) McAfee
13 1 (0.79%) Lotus
13 1 (0.79%) Juniper
13 1 (0.79%) Adobe
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