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 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 33 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Contract jobs citing VMware 150 73 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.56% 4.29% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 15.81% 10.01% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 38 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £14.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £23.70 £19.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £21.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-2.78% -8.42%
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
949 729 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.48% 42.83% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 403 340
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 42
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 September 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
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 September 2015.

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 September 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
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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 0 102 £363 +17.88% 42
Bradford +12 33 £350 +40.00% 7
Huddersfield +1 3 £245 -
Halifax - 2 £225 - 3
Pontefract - 1 £120 -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 158 (54.86%) Windows
2 149 (51.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (40.97%) Microsoft
4 75 (26.04%) Linux
5 69 (23.96%) Active Directory
6 68 (23.61%) SQL
7 67 (23.26%) SQL Server
8 65 (22.57%) IIS
9 62 (21.53%) SAN
10 61 (21.18%) ITIL
11 60 (20.83%) Cisco
11 60 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (17.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 46 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 43 (14.93%) .NET
15 42 (14.58%) vSphere
16 38 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (12.50%) Finance
17 36 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 36 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (12.15%) Java
18 35 (12.15%) Firewall
18 35 (12.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 34 (11.81%) MCSE
19 34 (11.81%) Load Balancing
20 33 (11.46%) VMware Server
21 31 (10.76%) DNS
22 30 (10.42%) MCITP
22 30 (10.42%) Jenkins
23 29 (10.07%) DevOps

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 65 (22.57%) IIS
2 27 (9.38%) Apache
3 25 (8.68%) Tomcat
3 25 (8.68%) MS Exchange
4 14 (4.86%) WebSphere
4 14 (4.86%) Jetty
4 14 (4.86%) nginx
5 13 (4.51%) Node.js
6 12 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (3.47%) OpenStack
8 10 (3.47%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.04%) JBoss
12 2 (0.69%) CMS
12 2 (0.69%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.25%) MS Office
3 6 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (5.90%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (5.90%) Google App Engine
3 17 (5.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (3.47%) Office 365
5 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 62 (21.53%) SAN
2 35 (12.15%) Firewall
3 31 (10.76%) DNS
4 28 (9.72%) TCP/IP
5 25 (8.68%) DHCP
6 21 (7.29%) WAN
6 21 (7.29%) Internet
7 19 (6.60%) SSL
8 17 (5.90%) LAN
8 17 (5.90%) NAS
8 17 (5.90%) HTTP
9 15 (5.21%) IPsec
9 15 (5.21%) FTP
10 9 (3.13%) DMZ
11 8 (2.78%) VPN
12 7 (2.43%) MPLS
12 7 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.74%) HSRP
13 5 (1.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.90%) MySQL
3 13 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.13%) Informix
6 4 (1.39%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) DB2
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.35%) Redis
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (10.42%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.21%) JMeter
3 13 (4.51%) TeamCity
4 12 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.82%) Cucumber
5 11 (3.82%) Capybara
5 11 (3.82%) IntelliJ
6 8 (2.78%) JIRA
7 4 (1.39%) Subversion
7 4 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.39%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.69%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.35%) FishEye
9 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.35%) Selenium
9 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 36 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (2.08%) Retail
3 5 (1.74%) Banking
4 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.39%) Games
5 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.04%) Legal
6 2 (0.69%) Law
6 2 (0.69%) Electronics
6 2 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (18.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (10.76%) Analyst
3 21 (7.29%) Architect
4 20 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (6.60%) Support Engineer
6 18 (6.25%) Developer
6 18 (6.25%) Consultant
7 16 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 15 (5.21%) Test Analyst
9 13 (4.51%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.82%) Technical Support
11 11 (3.82%) Server Engineer
11 11 (3.82%) Administrator
11 11 (3.82%) Performance Analyst
11 11 (3.82%) Performance Test Analyst
11 11 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (3.82%) Ruby Developer
12 10 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.93%) .NET
2 27 (9.38%) XML
3 22 (7.64%) Web Services
4 20 (6.94%) CSS
5 17 (5.90%) J2EE
6 15 (5.21%) Servlets
7 14 (4.86%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.82%) HTML
8 11 (3.82%) CSS3
8 11 (3.82%) Sass
8 11 (3.82%) HTML5
8 11 (3.82%) Sinatra
9 5 (1.74%) SOAP
10 4 (1.39%) XSLT
10 4 (1.39%) WSDL
11 3 (1.04%) Java EE
11 3 (1.04%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.69%) Middleware
13 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.29%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.25%) Clustering
3 13 (4.51%) NHS
4 9 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (3.13%) IBM XIV
5 8 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.78%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.39%) Replication
7 4 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.04%) FMCG
9 2 (0.69%) Wiki
9 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.69%) DTV
9 2 (0.69%) PKI
10 1 (0.35%) Statistics
10 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 158 (54.86%) Windows
2 75 (26.04%) Linux
3 60 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (17.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (9.72%) UNIX
7 26 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (7.64%) Ubuntu
9 19 (6.60%) CentOS
10 14 (4.86%) Windows 7
11 12 (4.17%) Windows XP
12 10 (3.47%) Windows 2000
13 8 (2.78%) SUSE
13 8 (2.78%) Windows 8
14 7 (2.43%) Solaris
15 3 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.35%) AIX
17 1 (0.35%) Debian
17 1 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.18%) ITIL
2 38 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (11.81%) Load Balancing
4 29 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (10.07%) Open Source
4 29 (10.07%) DevOps
5 26 (9.03%) Configuration Management
6 22 (7.64%) Migration
7 19 (6.60%) Change Management
8 18 (6.25%) Project Management
9 16 (5.56%) Service Management
10 15 (5.21%) SOA
10 15 (5.21%) Incident Management
11 14 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.51%) PRINCE2
12 13 (4.51%) Workflow
13 11 (3.82%) TDD
13 11 (3.82%) Web Design
13 11 (3.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (3.82%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (23.61%) SQL
2 35 (12.15%) Java
3 27 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.33%) Python
5 23 (7.99%) PowerShell
6 17 (5.90%) T-SQL
7 15 (5.21%) C#
8 14 (4.86%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.86%) Ruby
9 10 (3.47%) PHP
10 7 (2.43%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.08%) Perl
12 4 (1.39%) C++
12 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.39%) C
13 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (12.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 34 (11.81%) MCSE
4 30 (10.42%) MCITP
5 14 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (4.51%) Degree
7 10 (3.47%) CCNP
8 6 (2.08%) CCNA
8 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.39%) CISSP
9 4 (1.39%) CCIE
9 4 (1.39%) CCSP
9 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.04%) MCSA
10 3 (1.04%) ISEB
11 2 (0.69%) MCTS
11 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.35%) MCP
12 1 (0.35%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.90%) QA
2 9 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 149 (51.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (23.96%) Active Directory
3 42 (14.58%) vSphere
4 33 (11.46%) VMware Server
5 23 (7.99%) Hyper-V
6 16 (5.56%) Xen
7 14 (4.86%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.13%) NFS
9 7 (2.43%) QEMU
9 7 (2.43%) KVM
10 6 (2.08%) XenApp
11 5 (1.74%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.39%) vCloud
12 4 (1.39%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.69%) UAG
14 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (6.94%) SCCM
1 20 (6.94%) Puppet
2 19 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.82%) Graylog
4 10 (3.47%) Opsview
4 10 (3.47%) Nagios
5 9 (3.13%) Cacti
5 9 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (3.13%) Graphite
6 7 (2.43%) Salt
6 7 (2.43%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.08%) SCOM
8 3 (1.04%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.04%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.69%) Ansible
10 1 (0.35%) logstash
10 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 118 (40.97%) Microsoft
2 60 (20.83%) Cisco
3 24 (8.33%) EMC
4 20 (6.94%) Red Hat
5 19 (6.60%) IBM
6 18 (6.25%) Citrix
6 18 (6.25%) Google
7 16 (5.56%) Splunk
8 13 (4.51%) SolarWinds
9 12 (4.17%) Oracle
9 12 (4.17%) HP
10 11 (3.82%) Akamai
10 11 (3.82%) New Relic
11 9 (3.13%) NetApp
12 8 (2.78%) Veritas
12 8 (2.78%) F5
13 5 (1.74%) Lotus
14 4 (1.39%) SAP
14 4 (1.39%) Aruba
14 4 (1.39%) Veeam
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