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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
England / Yorkshire
Rank 115 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing VMS 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.035% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
486 648 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.53% 22.97% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 414 283
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 37 59
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.81 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% +11.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.04 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +5 3 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) NFS
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) Symmetrix
3 4 (44.44%) SUSE
3 4 (44.44%) Replication
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
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
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas Volume Manager

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
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%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Communications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) HR Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
1 4 (44.44%) Symmetrix
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
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
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
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%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
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%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
2 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec