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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware 99 33 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.84% 2.22% 3.58%
As % of the Vendors category 13.90% 5.46% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 27
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £23.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.00 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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
712 604 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.98% 40.59% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 326 302
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 33
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.64 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +34 69 £313 +10.61% 23
Bradford +12 18 £275 +22.22% 3
Wakefield - 2 - -
Huddersfield +8 1 - - 1
Dewsbury -3 1 - -
Halifax - - - - 2
Castleford - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 99 (58.58%) Windows
2 76 (44.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (39.05%) Active Directory
4 57 (33.73%) Microsoft
5 52 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (26.04%) MS Exchange
7 42 (24.85%) SAN
8 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (22.49%) Linux
10 36 (21.30%) vSphere
11 31 (18.34%) Citrix
12 28 (16.57%) IIS
13 22 (13.02%) MS Excel
14 21 (12.43%) HP
14 21 (12.43%) NetApp
14 21 (12.43%) Service Management
14 21 (12.43%) VMware ESX
14 21 (12.43%) CentOS
14 21 (12.43%) Ubuntu
14 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (11.83%) VMware Server
16 19 (11.24%) SCCM
16 19 (11.24%) Windows XP
16 19 (11.24%) ITIL
17 18 (10.65%) SQL
17 18 (10.65%) Finance
17 18 (10.65%) EMC
17 18 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2013
18 17 (10.06%) Splunk
18 17 (10.06%) Symantec

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 44 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.57%) IIS
3 18 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.92%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.78%) Jetty
7 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.78%) nginx
7 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.10%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.78%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.85%) SAN
2 13 (7.69%) DNS
2 13 (7.69%) DHCP
2 13 (7.69%) NAS
3 10 (5.92%) Internet
4 9 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.73%) Firewall
6 6 (3.55%) VPN
7 5 (2.96%) DMZ
7 5 (2.96%) HTTP
8 4 (2.37%) FTP
9 3 (1.78%) LAN
9 3 (1.78%) SSL
9 3 (1.78%) IPsec
9 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.18%) Wireless
10 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.18%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.59%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.78%) MySQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) MSI
General
1 18 (10.65%) Finance
2 4 (2.37%) Banking
3 2 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (11.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (10.65%) Architect
3 15 (8.88%) Support Engineer
3 15 (8.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (7.69%) Administrator
6 12 (7.10%) Consultant
7 11 (6.51%) Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) Server Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Exchange Administrator
10 7 (4.14%) Exchange Engineer
10 7 (4.14%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (2.96%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.96%) Exchange Consultant
12 4 (2.37%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (2.37%) Linux Support
12 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Consultant
12 4 (2.37%) Server Support Engineer
12 4 (2.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.37%) .NET
2 3 (1.78%) J2EE
2 3 (1.78%) Servlets
3 2 (1.18%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.14%) NHS
2 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.18%) Replication
3 2 (1.18%) CLARiiON
3 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.59%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.59%) Clustering
4 1 (0.59%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 99 (58.58%) Windows
2 52 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (22.49%) Linux
5 21 (12.43%) Ubuntu
5 21 (12.43%) CentOS
5 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (11.24%) Windows XP
7 12 (7.10%) UNIX
8 11 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.33%) SUSE
9 9 (5.33%) VMS
10 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.59%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.59%) AIX
11 1 (0.59%) HPUX
11 1 (0.59%) Solaris
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.43%) Service Management
2 19 (11.24%) ITIL
3 15 (8.88%) Incident Management
4 14 (8.28%) Data Protection
5 13 (7.69%) Workflow
6 10 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.14%) Migration
7 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.14%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.55%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.55%) DevOps
9 5 (2.96%) High Availability
10 4 (2.37%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.37%) Software Deployment
11 3 (1.78%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (1.78%) Matrix Management
11 3 (1.78%) Scrum
11 3 (1.78%) Project Management
11 3 (1.78%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.65%) SQL
2 17 (10.06%) Python
3 4 (2.37%) Java
4 3 (1.78%) PHP
4 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.78%) Ruby
4 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.18%) C
5 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (3.55%) MCSE
2 6 (3.55%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.37%) MCSA
5 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) CCNA
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.59%) MCITP
7 1 (0.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (44.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (39.05%) Active Directory
3 36 (21.30%) vSphere
4 21 (12.43%) VMware ESX
5 20 (11.83%) VMware Server
6 7 (4.14%) Hyper-V
7 6 (3.55%) XenApp
8 3 (1.78%) Xen
8 3 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) SCCM
2 16 (9.47%) Puppet
3 15 (8.88%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (8.88%) SCOM
4 14 (8.28%) NetBackup
5 8 (4.73%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.78%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.78%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.78%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.34%) Citrix
3 21 (12.43%) NetApp
3 21 (12.43%) HP
4 18 (10.65%) EMC
5 17 (10.06%) Symantec
5 17 (10.06%) Splunk
6 15 (8.88%) IBM
7 13 (7.69%) Cisco
8 9 (5.33%) Lotus
9 7 (4.14%) Dell
10 6 (3.55%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle
11 4 (2.37%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.78%) Veeam
12 3 (1.78%) Google
13 2 (1.18%) BMC
13 2 (1.18%) Remedy
14 1 (0.59%) McAfee
14 1 (0.59%) Juniper
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago