The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 121 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMS 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% - 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £280
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-20.88% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.75%
VMS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
487 659 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.08% 21.31% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 376 322
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 87 81
Median hourly rate £14.57 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
South Yorkshire - 4 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £356 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMS.

1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) NFS
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Symmetrix
3 4 (44.44%) SUSE
3 4 (44.44%) Replication
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) SRDF
3 4 (44.44%) NAS

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
1 4 (44.44%) NAS
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Communications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HR Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
1 4 (44.44%) Symmetrix
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
2 4 (44.44%) SUSE
2 4 (44.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) NFS
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (44.44%) SRDF
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas File System
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec