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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 24 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 0.93% 4.46% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£401 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £23.63 £20.04
% change year-on-year
-4.35% +17.91%
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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
30 65 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 27.78% 58.04% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 16
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (71.43%) DMVPN
4 10 (71.43%) F5
4 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
4 10 (71.43%) Network Security
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (71.43%) Infoblox
4 10 (71.43%) Imperva
4 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
4 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 10 (71.43%) Blue Coat
4 10 (71.43%) CCSE
4 10 (71.43%) BIG-IP
4 10 (71.43%) OSPF
4 10 (71.43%) BGP
4 10 (71.43%) NetScreen
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
4 10 (71.43%) DHCP
4 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) C

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DHCP
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
1 10 (71.43%) OSPF
1 10 (71.43%) BGP
1 10 (71.43%) NetScreen
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) BIG-IP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (71.43%) Network Security
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (71.43%) DMVPN
1 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Security Specialist
1 10 (71.43%) Network Specialist
1 10 (71.43%) Network Security Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
2 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 3 (21.43%) VBScript
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCSE
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CCA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCEA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 10 (71.43%) Infoblox
2 10 (71.43%) Imperva
2 10 (71.43%) F5
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Wyse
4 3 (21.43%) AppSense