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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 38 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 80 45 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.49% 2.80% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 7.22% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 23 8
Average daily rate
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£323 £248 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% -23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £374 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.47 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.37% +124.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
690 623 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.72% 38.82% 43.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 361 279
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 39
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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 4 March 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
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 4 March 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 +11 46 £300 +33.33% 37
Bradford +9 20 £400 +9.58% 4
Halifax - 4 £275 -
Wakefield +1 2 £219 -2.77% 1
Huddersfield 0 1 - - 1
Dewsbury - - - -
Liversedge - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
VMware
Yorkshire

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 105 (57.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (52.72%) Windows
3 71 (38.59%) Microsoft
4 60 (32.61%) Active Directory
5 47 (25.54%) Linux
6 43 (23.37%) ITIL
7 41 (22.28%) MS Exchange
8 38 (20.65%) SAN
8 38 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (19.02%) vSphere
10 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
10 34 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (15.76%) IIS
12 29 (15.76%) Cisco
13 28 (15.22%) Configuration Management
13 28 (15.22%) Finance
13 28 (15.22%) VMware ESX
14 26 (14.13%) HP
15 25 (13.59%) Citrix
15 25 (13.59%) DNS
15 25 (13.59%) Open Source
16 23 (12.50%) SQL
17 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (11.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (11.41%) SCCM
18 21 (11.41%) Oracle
19 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
19 20 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 41 (22.28%) MS Exchange
2 29 (15.76%) IIS
3 18 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (8.15%) OpenStack
5 14 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (5.43%) Lotus Domino
8 9 (4.89%) Apache
9 7 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.17%) Tuxedo
11 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.63%) TeamSite
12 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.63%) WorkSite
13 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.09%) Jetty
13 2 (1.09%) nginx
14 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.63%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.09%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.65%) SAN
2 25 (13.59%) DNS
3 18 (9.78%) NAS
4 15 (8.15%) DHCP
5 14 (7.61%) VPN
6 12 (6.52%) Firewall
6 12 (6.52%) Internet
7 8 (4.35%) FTP
7 8 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.80%) SSL
8 7 (3.80%) LAN
9 6 (3.26%) RTSP
9 6 (3.26%) SMTP
9 6 (3.26%) Ethernet
9 6 (3.26%) DMZ
9 6 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.26%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (2.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (10.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.72%) MySQL
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.54%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Capybara
1 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.80%) Cucumber
1 7 (3.80%) TeamCity
1 7 (3.80%) IntelliJ
2 6 (3.26%) MSI
3 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (15.22%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Banking
3 4 (2.17%) Legal
4 3 (1.63%) Retail
4 3 (1.63%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Law
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (8.15%) Administrator
2 13 (7.07%) Support Engineer
3 12 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (5.43%) Server Engineer
4 10 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (5.43%) Architect
4 10 (5.43%) Developer
5 9 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (4.89%) Project Manager
5 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (4.35%) Exchange Administrator
6 8 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
6 8 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (3.80%) Ruby Developer
7 7 (3.80%) Analyst
7 7 (3.80%) Consultant
7 7 (3.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (3.26%) Network Engineer
9 5 (2.72%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 5 (2.72%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) Servlets
2 8 (4.35%) .NET
3 7 (3.80%) Sinatra
3 7 (3.80%) CSS3
3 7 (3.80%) Sass
3 7 (3.80%) HTML5
3 7 (3.80%) HTML
3 7 (3.80%) CSS
4 4 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (1.63%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.09%) J2EE
7 1 (0.54%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.54%) Middleware
7 1 (0.54%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.59%) Open Source
2 9 (4.89%) Replication
3 5 (2.72%) PDA
3 5 (2.72%) Clustering
4 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.09%) CCTV
5 2 (1.09%) NHS
5 2 (1.09%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.54%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.54%) PKI
6 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.54%) Wiki
6 1 (0.54%) CMDB
6 1 (0.54%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.54%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 97 (52.72%) Windows
2 47 (25.54%) Linux
3 38 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (11.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (7.07%) UNIX
8 9 (4.89%) Windows XP
9 8 (4.35%) CentOS
10 6 (3.26%) SUSE
10 6 (3.26%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (2.17%) AIX
12 4 (2.17%) VMS
13 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.09%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.54%) HPUX
15 1 (0.54%) Solaris
15 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.37%) ITIL
2 34 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.22%) Configuration Management
4 15 (8.15%) Service Management
5 14 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (7.61%) Project Management
5 14 (7.61%) DevOps
5 14 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (7.07%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.07%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (6.52%) Migration
8 8 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 8 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 7 (3.80%) Software Deployment
9 7 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (3.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.50%) SQL
2 18 (9.78%) Bash Shell
2 18 (9.78%) Python
3 11 (5.98%) Java
4 10 (5.43%) Ruby
4 10 (5.43%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.80%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.72%) PHP
8 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.54%) VBScript
9 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (4.35%) MCSE
3 8 (4.35%) MCSA
4 6 (3.26%) Degree
5 5 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.17%) CCNA
6 4 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.17%) VCP4
7 3 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.63%) ISEB
7 3 (1.63%) CCNP
8 2 (1.09%) CCSA
8 2 (1.09%) CCSE
8 2 (1.09%) MCP
8 2 (1.09%) HND
8 2 (1.09%) CISSP
8 2 (1.09%) CCDA
8 2 (1.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) QA
2 7 (3.80%) SLA
3 3 (1.63%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 105 (57.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (32.61%) Active Directory
3 35 (19.02%) vSphere
4 28 (15.22%) VMware ESX
5 15 (8.15%) KVM
5 15 (8.15%) QEMU
6 8 (4.35%) VMware Server
7 6 (3.26%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.72%) Hyper-V
9 4 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.09%) Xen
12 1 (0.54%) vCloud
12 1 (0.54%) XenApp
12 1 (0.54%) UAG
12 1 (0.54%) NFS
12 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (11.41%) SCCM
2 16 (8.70%) SCOM
3 12 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 12 (6.52%) Puppet
4 11 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.43%) Tivoli
6 7 (3.80%) Graylog
7 4 (2.17%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.63%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.63%) Nagios
9 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.54%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 71 (38.59%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.76%) Cisco
3 26 (14.13%) HP
4 25 (13.59%) Citrix
5 21 (11.41%) Oracle
6 19 (10.33%) IBM
7 17 (9.24%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.24%) Symantec
8 16 (8.70%) NetApp
9 13 (7.07%) EMC
10 8 (4.35%) Lotus
11 7 (3.80%) New Relic
11 7 (3.80%) Akamai
11 7 (3.80%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.72%) Dell
12 5 (2.72%) SAP
13 4 (2.17%) Remedy
13 4 (2.17%) TIBCO
13 4 (2.17%) Infor
14 3 (1.63%) ServiceNow
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago