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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 32 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 122 70 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.61% 4.13% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 14.51% 10.29% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 25
Average daily rate
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£350 £210 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £24.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.79% +52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £22.80 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.75 £24.00 £19.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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
841 680 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.70% 40.14% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 390 339
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 39
Average hourly rate £17.77 £11.81 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.43% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £8.97 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 88 £350 +55.55% 26
Bradford 0 11 £380 +65.21% 4
Halifax - 6 £400 - 2
Pontefract - 1 £120 -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 159 (58.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (50.92%) Windows
3 96 (35.42%) Microsoft
4 83 (30.63%) Linux
5 66 (24.35%) ITIL
6 63 (23.25%) SAN
7 62 (22.88%) Cisco
8 57 (21.03%) SQL Server
9 56 (20.66%) Active Directory
10 55 (20.30%) SQL
10 55 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (18.08%) IIS
11 49 (18.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 47 (17.34%) Open Source
13 42 (15.50%) Configuration Management
14 41 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 37 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (13.28%) Java
17 35 (12.92%) Python
18 33 (12.18%) vSphere
19 32 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (11.81%) Finance
19 32 (11.81%) Firewall
20 31 (11.44%) .NET
20 31 (11.44%) DevOps
21 30 (11.07%) Load Balancing
21 30 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
22 29 (10.70%) DNS
22 29 (10.70%) VMware Server
23 28 (10.33%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (18.08%) IIS
2 26 (9.59%) Apache
3 24 (8.86%) Tomcat
3 24 (8.86%) OpenStack
4 21 (7.75%) MS Exchange
5 18 (6.64%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (4.80%) SharePoint
7 12 (4.43%) WebSphere
7 12 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (4.43%) Node.js
7 12 (4.43%) Jetty
7 12 (4.43%) nginx
8 8 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.11%) JBoss
11 2 (0.74%) CMS
11 2 (0.74%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.54%) MS Office
3 6 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.43%) Google App Engine
3 12 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (4.06%) Office 365
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (23.25%) SAN
2 32 (11.81%) Firewall
3 29 (10.70%) DNS
4 23 (8.49%) DHCP
5 21 (7.75%) Internet
6 20 (7.38%) TCP/IP
7 17 (6.27%) WAN
7 17 (6.27%) SSL
7 17 (6.27%) NAS
8 14 (5.17%) HTTP
9 13 (4.80%) LAN
10 12 (4.43%) FTP
10 12 (4.43%) IPsec
11 9 (3.32%) DMZ
12 7 (2.58%) VPN
13 5 (1.85%) MPLS
13 5 (1.85%) OSPF
13 5 (1.85%) BGP
13 5 (1.85%) EIGRP
14 4 (1.48%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.03%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.54%) MySQL
3 10 (3.69%) Informix
4 8 (2.95%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.95%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (7.75%) Jenkins
2 18 (6.64%) Cucumber
2 18 (6.64%) Capybara
2 18 (6.64%) IntelliJ
2 18 (6.64%) TeamCity
2 18 (6.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.58%) JIRA
4 4 (1.48%) JMeter
5 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.37%) Subversion
7 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
General
1 32 (11.81%) Finance
2 8 (2.95%) Banking
2 8 (2.95%) Retail
3 6 (2.21%) Games
4 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.74%) Marketing
5 2 (0.74%) Law
5 2 (0.74%) Electronics
5 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (16.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (9.96%) Developer
3 20 (7.38%) Architect
4 18 (6.64%) Analyst
4 18 (6.64%) Ruby Developer
5 17 (6.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (6.27%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.17%) Consultant
7 12 (4.43%) Technical Support
8 11 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (4.06%) Administrator
9 10 (3.69%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (3.32%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (2.95%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.95%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.44%) .NET
2 20 (7.38%) CSS
2 20 (7.38%) Servlets
3 18 (6.64%) HTML5
3 18 (6.64%) Sinatra
3 18 (6.64%) CSS3
3 18 (6.64%) Sass
3 18 (6.64%) HTML
4 15 (5.54%) J2EE
5 14 (5.17%) Web Services
6 12 (4.43%) XML
7 4 (1.48%) WSDL
7 4 (1.48%) SOAP
8 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.11%) Java EE
9 1 (0.37%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.37%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.37%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.75%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.17%) Clustering
3 13 (4.80%) NHS
4 11 (4.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (4.06%) IBM XIV
5 9 (3.32%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.58%) Replication
7 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.48%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.11%) Wiki
10 2 (0.74%) PKI
10 2 (0.74%) FMCG
10 2 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.74%) DTV
11 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.37%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.37%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.37%) Statistics
11 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 138 (50.92%) Windows
2 83 (30.63%) Linux
3 49 (18.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (8.12%) UNIX
6 22 (8.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (7.01%) CentOS
7 19 (7.01%) Ubuntu
8 11 (4.06%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.69%) Windows 2000
10 9 (3.32%) Windows 7
11 8 (2.95%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (2.21%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.85%) SUSE
14 4 (1.48%) Solaris
15 1 (0.37%) AIX
15 1 (0.37%) Debian
15 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.35%) ITIL
2 55 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.34%) Open Source
4 42 (15.50%) Configuration Management
5 37 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (11.44%) DevOps
7 30 (11.07%) Load Balancing
8 21 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (7.75%) Service Management
9 18 (6.64%) Project Management
9 18 (6.64%) TDD
9 18 (6.64%) Web Design
9 18 (6.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (6.27%) Pair Programming
10 17 (6.27%) Change Management
11 16 (5.90%) Automated Testing
11 16 (5.90%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.54%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.17%) Workflow
14 13 (4.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.30%) SQL
2 36 (13.28%) Java
3 35 (12.92%) Python
4 25 (9.23%) Bash Shell
5 21 (7.75%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.38%) PowerShell
7 18 (6.64%) Ruby
8 11 (4.06%) PHP
9 8 (2.95%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.11%) C
10 3 (1.11%) C#
10 3 (1.11%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) Perl
11 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (10.33%) MCSE
3 22 (8.12%) MCITP
4 19 (7.01%) Degree
5 13 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.32%) CCNP
7 6 (2.21%) CCNA
7 6 (2.21%) ISEB
8 5 (1.85%) MCSA
8 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.11%) CCIE
9 3 (1.11%) CCSP
9 3 (1.11%) CISSP
10 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.74%) MCTS
10 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.37%) NCDA
11 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.38%) QA
2 9 (3.32%) SLA
System Software
1 159 (58.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (20.66%) Active Directory
3 33 (12.18%) vSphere
4 29 (10.70%) VMware Server
5 22 (8.12%) QEMU
5 22 (8.12%) KVM
6 17 (6.27%) Hyper-V
7 14 (5.17%) VMware ESX
8 12 (4.43%) Xen
9 8 (2.95%) NFS
10 4 (1.48%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.48%) vCloud
11 3 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.11%) XenApp
12 2 (0.74%) UAG
12 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (8.12%) Puppet
2 20 (7.38%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (6.64%) Graylog
4 16 (5.90%) SCCM
5 9 (3.32%) Nagios
5 9 (3.32%) Opsview
6 8 (2.95%) Graphite
6 8 (2.95%) Cacti
6 8 (2.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (2.58%) SCOM
7 7 (2.58%) NetBackup
7 7 (2.58%) Salt
8 4 (1.48%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.48%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.74%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.37%) WSUS
11 1 (0.37%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 96 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 62 (22.88%) Cisco
3 23 (8.49%) IBM
4 20 (7.38%) Red Hat
5 18 (6.64%) Akamai
5 18 (6.64%) New Relic
6 17 (6.27%) EMC
6 17 (6.27%) Citrix
7 16 (5.90%) Splunk
8 15 (5.54%) Oracle
9 14 (5.17%) HP
10 13 (4.80%) Google
11 12 (4.43%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.69%) NetApp
13 8 (2.95%) Veritas
13 8 (2.95%) F5
14 7 (2.58%) SAP
15 6 (2.21%) SonicWALL
16 4 (1.48%) Veeam
16 4 (1.48%) Lotus
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £260 - £290 per month + DOE
Posted: 19 days ago