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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 13 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 14.17% 19.26% 9.64%
As % of the Vendors category 34.62% 36.11% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 2
Average daily rate
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£401 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
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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
52 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 40.94% 53.33% 62.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 23
Average daily rate £401 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.85 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015, 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 38 (76.00%) DNS
1 38 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (74.00%) F5
2 37 (74.00%) BIG-IP
3 36 (72.00%) Blue Coat
3 36 (72.00%) CCSE
3 36 (72.00%) Cisco IOS
3 36 (72.00%) Cisco
3 36 (72.00%) DHCP
3 36 (72.00%) CCNP
3 36 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (72.00%) CheckPoint
3 36 (72.00%) OSPF
3 36 (72.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 36 (72.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 34 (68.00%) Firewall
5 33 (66.00%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (64.00%) Infoblox
7 25 (50.00%) E-Commerce
8 22 (44.00%) Linux
8 22 (44.00%) BGP
8 22 (44.00%) Thin Client
8 22 (44.00%) HP
8 22 (44.00%) Citrix
8 22 (44.00%) NetScreen
8 22 (44.00%) Fat Client
8 22 (44.00%) Imperva
8 22 (44.00%) Network Security
8 22 (44.00%) DMVPN
9 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (76.00%) DNS
2 37 (74.00%) BIG-IP
3 36 (72.00%) Cisco IOS
3 36 (72.00%) DHCP
3 36 (72.00%) OSPF
3 36 (72.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 36 (72.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 34 (68.00%) Firewall
5 33 (66.00%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (44.00%) BGP
6 22 (44.00%) NetScreen
6 22 (44.00%) Network Security
6 22 (44.00%) DMVPN
7 8 (16.00%) SAN
8 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.00%) NX-OS
9 1 (2.00%) LAN
9 1 (2.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Security Specialist
1 22 (44.00%) Network Specialist
1 22 (44.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Server Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) IT Technician
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Thin Client
1 22 (44.00%) Fat Client
2 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Linux
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.00%) Line Management
3 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL
5 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) SOA
7 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (72.00%) CCSE
1 36 (72.00%) CCNP
1 36 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 38 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.00%) XenServer
3 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.00%) vSphere
5 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) WSUS
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) F5
2 36 (72.00%) Blue Coat
2 36 (72.00%) Cisco
2 36 (72.00%) CheckPoint
3 32 (64.00%) Infoblox
4 22 (44.00%) HP
4 22 (44.00%) Citrix
4 22 (44.00%) Imperva
5 11 (22.00%) Juniper
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.00%) Altiris
8 2 (4.00%) Veeam
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 2 (4.00%) Sophos
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat