The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 16 1 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 40 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 9.64% 35.09% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 63.49% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 32 4
Average daily rate £300 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.09% +0.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
VMware
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the York region.

Vendors Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 63 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 40.96% 55.26% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 34
Average daily rate £300 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.09% +3.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.00 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in York

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in York

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in York

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
7 2 (18.18%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) Infoblox
7 2 (18.18%) Imperva
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) BGP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
3 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Check Point Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Imperva
3 2 (18.18%) Infoblox
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle