The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 96 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Contract jobs citing vSphere 19 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.94% 0.60% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 9.60% 6.03% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 11
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.18% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+26.54% -17.64%
vSphere
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
198 199 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.78% 9.95% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 121 47
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 20
Median hourly rate £12.10 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.45 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing vSphere across the West Yorkshire region.

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vSphere across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

vSphere Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing vSphere across the West Yorkshire region.

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 13 £401 +6.80% 11
Bradford - 1 - -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 38 (84.44%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) OpenStack
3 33 (73.33%) Bash Shell
3 33 (73.33%) DevOps
4 32 (71.11%) Puppet
4 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
4 32 (71.11%) Java
5 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (64.44%) VMware
7 28 (62.22%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (60.00%) Confluence
8 27 (60.00%) Mocha
8 27 (60.00%) Maven
8 27 (60.00%) JIRA
8 27 (60.00%) Selenium
8 27 (60.00%) Atlassian
8 27 (60.00%) Appium
8 27 (60.00%) SonarQube
9 26 (57.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (48.89%) Ruby
11 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
12 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (42.22%) Scrum
12 19 (42.22%) Configuration Management
13 17 (37.78%) Python
13 17 (37.78%) Ansible
14 16 (35.56%) Docker
14 16 (35.56%) Build Automation
14 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (75.56%) OpenStack
2 27 (60.00%) Confluence
3 7 (15.56%) CloudStack
4 4 (8.89%) JBoss
4 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (62.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) Internet
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Informix
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
2 27 (60.00%) Appium
2 27 (60.00%) JIRA
2 27 (60.00%) Maven
2 27 (60.00%) Mocha
2 27 (60.00%) Selenium
2 27 (60.00%) SonarQube
3 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 11 (24.44%) Ant
5 4 (8.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (8.89%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Operations Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) YAML
2 4 (8.89%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (8.89%) Middleware
2 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (8.89%) Servlets
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.44%) IBM XIV
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Linux
2 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (35.56%) CentOS
3 16 (35.56%) Ubuntu
4 12 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (17.78%) Unix
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.89%) AIX
7 4 (8.89%) HPUX
7 4 (8.89%) SUSE
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) DevOps
2 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (42.22%) Configuration Management
3 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (42.22%) Scrum
4 16 (35.56%) Build Automation
5 3 (6.67%) DSDM
5 3 (6.67%) RUP
6 2 (4.44%) Data Entry
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Open Source
7 1 (2.22%) People Management
7 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.22%) Server Building
7 1 (2.22%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 33 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 32 (71.11%) Java
3 22 (48.89%) Ruby
4 17 (37.78%) Python
5 14 (31.11%) Perl
6 11 (24.44%) C#
7 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.67%) SQL
8 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
1 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (35.56%) Docker
3 7 (15.56%) Xen
4 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (8.89%) KVM
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) XenServer
7 2 (4.44%) Firmware
7 2 (4.44%) vCloud
7 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.44%) XenApp
8 1 (2.22%) NFS
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (71.11%) Puppet
2 17 (37.78%) Ansible
3 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.67%) Cobbler
4 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.44%) Cacti
5 2 (4.44%) Grafana
5 2 (4.44%) Graphite
5 2 (4.44%) Nagios
5 2 (4.44%) Opsview
5 2 (4.44%) Salt
6 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) VMware
2 27 (60.00%) Atlassian
3 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (13.33%) HP
5 6 (13.33%) IBM
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco
6 4 (8.89%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (4.44%) Avaya
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) Equitrac
8 2 (4.44%) F5
8 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) Google
9 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
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