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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 104 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.56% 2.22% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 14.90% 5.51% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 17 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £256 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -9.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.68 £22.49 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +28.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
698 635 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.35% 40.22% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 348 320
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 36
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -8.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.56 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +29 70 £325 +10.16% 22
Bradford +8 18 £403 +23.84% 2
Wakefield - 2 £275 - 1
Halifax -5 1 £275 - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 101 (58.38%) Windows
2 89 (51.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (43.35%) Active Directory
4 69 (39.88%) Microsoft
5 49 (28.32%) MS Exchange
6 48 (27.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (24.28%) SAN
8 41 (23.70%) vSphere
9 35 (20.23%) Linux
10 34 (19.65%) Citrix
10 34 (19.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (17.92%) ITIL
12 30 (17.34%) NetApp
13 29 (16.76%) IIS
13 29 (16.76%) DNS
13 29 (16.76%) VMware ESX
14 27 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (13.87%) HP
15 24 (13.87%) SQL Server
16 23 (13.29%) MS Excel
17 20 (11.56%) DHCP
17 20 (11.56%) Finance
17 20 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (10.98%) Symantec
19 18 (10.40%) Cisco
19 18 (10.40%) SCCM
20 17 (9.83%) NAS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 49 (28.32%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.76%) IIS
3 19 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.78%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.89%) Apache
9 3 (1.73%) nginx
9 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.73%) Jetty
9 3 (1.73%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.73%) TeamSite
9 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.73%) Tuxedo
9 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.58%) Lync
11 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.73%) Exstream
1 3 (1.73%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.73%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.28%) SAN
2 29 (16.76%) DNS
3 20 (11.56%) DHCP
4 17 (9.83%) NAS
5 15 (8.67%) VPN
6 14 (8.09%) Firewall
7 12 (6.94%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.78%) Internet
9 9 (5.20%) FTP
10 8 (4.62%) SSL
11 7 (4.05%) iSCSI
11 7 (4.05%) LAN
12 6 (3.47%) SMTP
12 6 (3.47%) Ethernet
12 6 (3.47%) DMZ
12 6 (3.47%) RTSP
12 6 (3.47%) IPsec
12 6 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (7.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.73%) MySQL
6 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.47%) MSI
1 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (11.56%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.31%) Legal
4 2 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (10.98%) Architect
2 14 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (6.94%) Consultant
3 12 (6.94%) Support Engineer
3 12 (6.94%) Administrator
3 12 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (5.78%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (5.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (5.78%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (5.78%) Server Engineer
5 8 (4.62%) Analyst
5 8 (4.62%) Exchange Engineer
5 8 (4.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 8 (4.62%) Exchange Administrator
6 7 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (3.47%) Network Engineer
7 6 (3.47%) Support Analyst
8 5 (2.89%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (2.89%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.47%) .NET
2 3 (1.73%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.73%) J2EE
2 3 (1.73%) Servlets
3 2 (1.16%) Web Services
4 1 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.89%) Replication
1 5 (2.89%) PDA
1 5 (2.89%) NHS
2 4 (2.31%) Clustering
3 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.16%) CCTV
4 2 (1.16%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.16%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.58%) Open Source
5 1 (0.58%) PKI
5 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.58%) CMDB
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 101 (58.38%) Windows
2 48 (27.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (20.23%) Linux
4 34 (19.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (8.67%) UNIX
8 11 (6.36%) Windows XP
9 10 (5.78%) CentOS
10 9 (5.20%) SUSE
10 9 (5.20%) VMS
11 8 (4.62%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.31%) AIX
13 3 (1.73%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.58%) Debian
15 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.92%) ITIL
2 14 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (7.51%) Service Management
4 9 (5.20%) Service Delivery
4 9 (5.20%) Migration
4 9 (5.20%) Data Protection
5 8 (4.62%) PRINCE2
5 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (4.62%) Software Deployment
6 7 (4.05%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.05%) Project Management
6 7 (4.05%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.47%) Problem Management
7 6 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.47%) DevOps
8 5 (2.89%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.31%) Workflow
9 4 (2.31%) High Availability
10 3 (1.73%) Scrum
10 3 (1.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.94%) SQL
2 7 (4.05%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.47%) Python
4 5 (2.89%) Java
5 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.73%) Ruby
5 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.73%) PHP
6 2 (1.16%) C
7 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (5.78%) MCSE
4 9 (5.20%) MCSA
5 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.73%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.73%) CCNA
7 2 (1.16%) CCNP
7 2 (1.16%) CCDA
7 2 (1.16%) CCDP
7 2 (1.16%) MCP
7 2 (1.16%) CISSP
7 2 (1.16%) CCSE
7 2 (1.16%) CCSA
7 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.16%) VCAP
7 2 (1.16%) VCP5
8 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.73%) HIPAA
2 3 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 89 (51.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (43.35%) Active Directory
3 41 (23.70%) vSphere
4 29 (16.76%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.05%) VMware Server
6 6 (3.47%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.89%) XenApp
8 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.73%) Xen
9 3 (1.73%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.58%) UAG
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (10.40%) SCCM
2 16 (9.25%) SCOM
3 14 (8.09%) NetBackup
4 11 (6.36%) Puppet
4 11 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (5.20%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.31%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.73%) Cobbler
7 3 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.65%) Citrix
3 30 (17.34%) NetApp
4 24 (13.87%) HP
5 19 (10.98%) Symantec
6 18 (10.40%) Cisco
7 16 (9.25%) IBM
8 15 (8.67%) EMC
9 13 (7.51%) Oracle
9 13 (7.51%) Red Hat
10 9 (5.20%) Lotus
10 9 (5.20%) Dell
11 6 (3.47%) Remedy
12 5 (2.89%) Splunk
13 4 (2.31%) SonicWALL
14 3 (1.73%) Imperva
14 3 (1.73%) Veeam
14 3 (1.73%) Infor
14 3 (1.73%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.73%) Google
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago