The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 6 May 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 74 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 110 58 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.85% 2.30% 2.83%
As % of the System Software category 38.73% 22.75% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 37 26
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£300 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.36% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £22.25 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £24.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.59% +6.52%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
284 255 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.94% 10.12% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 113 57
Average daily rate £300 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 37
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £32.55 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.34%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +49 86 £300 -7.69% 21
North Yorkshire -9 17 £388 -3.12% 2
South Yorkshire -11 7 £350 +32.82% 3
East Yorkshire +5 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 173 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (38.73%) Linux
3 62 (35.84%) Windows
4 61 (35.26%) DNS
5 59 (34.10%) DHCP
6 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
7 48 (27.75%) Cisco
7 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (24.86%) Firewall
9 41 (23.70%) Open Source
10 39 (22.54%) Active Directory
10 39 (22.54%) HP
10 39 (22.54%) Citrix
11 38 (21.97%) F5
12 37 (21.39%) Cisco Certification
13 36 (20.81%) CCNP
13 36 (20.81%) Configuration Management
14 35 (20.23%) OSPF
14 35 (20.23%) BIG-IP
15 34 (19.65%) Blue Coat
16 33 (19.08%) CheckPoint
17 32 (18.50%) CCSE
17 32 (18.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 32 (18.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 32 (18.50%) Cisco IOS
17 32 (18.50%) Infoblox
18 30 (17.34%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (17.34%) Java
19 29 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (14.45%) SQL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.56%) IIS
2 19 (10.98%) OpenStack
3 18 (10.40%) Apache
4 16 (9.25%) Tomcat
5 15 (8.67%) MS Exchange
5 15 (8.67%) WebSphere
6 14 (8.09%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (7.51%) Jetty
7 13 (7.51%) nginx
8 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.31%) Tuxedo
10 4 (2.31%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.73%) Lync
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.36%) MS Office
3 5 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.73%) Exstream
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.14%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (7.51%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (7.51%) Google App Engine
2 13 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.89%) Office 365
4 4 (2.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (35.26%) DNS
2 59 (34.10%) DHCP
3 43 (24.86%) Firewall
4 35 (20.23%) OSPF
4 35 (20.23%) BIG-IP
5 32 (18.50%) Cisco IOS
5 32 (18.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 32 (18.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 30 (17.34%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (14.45%) BGP
7 25 (14.45%) SAN
8 23 (13.29%) Network Security
9 22 (12.72%) DMVPN
9 22 (12.72%) NetScreen
10 18 (10.40%) TCP/IP
11 16 (9.25%) FTP
12 15 (8.67%) HTTP
13 14 (8.09%) SSL
13 14 (8.09%) IPsec
14 11 (6.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.16%) MySQL
7 2 (1.16%) Informix
8 1 (0.58%) DB2
8 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.58%) HBase
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) IntelliJ
1 14 (8.09%) TeamCity
1 14 (8.09%) Git (software)
1 14 (8.09%) Cucumber
1 14 (8.09%) Capybara
2 13 (7.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.73%) MSI
4 3 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (8.09%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 4 (2.31%) Retail
3 4 (2.31%) Games
4 2 (1.16%) Law
4 2 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
5 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (12.72%) Security Specialist
1 22 (12.72%) Network Specialist
1 22 (12.72%) Network Security Specialist
2 19 (10.98%) Developer
3 14 (8.09%) Architect
3 14 (8.09%) Ruby Developer
4 12 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (5.78%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) Server Engineer
7 7 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.47%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (3.47%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (2.89%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (2.89%) SQL DBA
9 5 (2.89%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (2.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (2.89%) DBA
9 5 (2.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.14%) Servlets
2 17 (9.83%) .NET
3 16 (9.25%) HTML
4 14 (8.09%) CSS
4 14 (8.09%) HTML5
4 14 (8.09%) Sinatra
4 14 (8.09%) CSS3
4 14 (8.09%) Sass
5 13 (7.51%) J2EE
6 4 (2.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.73%) XML
8 2 (1.16%) XSLT
8 2 (1.16%) Rendezvous
8 2 (1.16%) Middleware
9 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.58%) Web Services
9 1 (0.58%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.70%) Open Source
2 23 (13.29%) Fat Client
2 23 (13.29%) Thin Client
3 19 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.05%) Replication
5 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.73%) IBM XIV
6 3 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.73%) PDA
6 3 (1.73%) Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) PKI
7 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.16%) NHS
7 2 (1.16%) CCTV
7 2 (1.16%) Wiki
8 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.58%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 67 (38.73%) Linux
2 62 (35.84%) Windows
3 23 (13.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (9.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (9.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.78%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.47%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.89%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.89%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.73%) UNIX
9 2 (1.16%) Solaris
9 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.58%) CentOS
10 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.81%) Configuration Management
3 29 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (14.45%) E-Commerce
5 23 (13.29%) ITIL
6 20 (11.56%) Load Balancing
6 20 (11.56%) Mentoring
7 16 (9.25%) Automated Testing
7 16 (9.25%) Unit Testing
8 14 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (8.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (8.09%) TDD
8 14 (8.09%) Pair Programming
8 14 (8.09%) Web Design
9 13 (7.51%) DevOps
10 10 (5.78%) Migration
11 8 (4.62%) Line Management
11 8 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.34%) Java
2 25 (14.45%) SQL
3 20 (11.56%) Bash Shell
4 19 (10.98%) Python
5 18 (10.40%) C
6 17 (9.83%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.67%) Ruby
8 8 (4.62%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.73%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) Perl
10 1 (0.58%) C#
10 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (21.39%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (20.81%) CCNP
3 32 (18.50%) CCSE
4 15 (8.67%) Degree
5 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.47%) MCSE
7 5 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.31%) MCSA
8 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.73%) CCNA
9 3 (1.73%) ISEB
10 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.16%) MCP
10 2 (1.16%) MCITP
11 1 (0.58%) MCTS
11 1 (0.58%) CISSP
11 1 (0.58%) CCIE
11 1 (0.58%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.67%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.14%) KVM
3 19 (10.98%) QEMU
4 17 (9.83%) Hyper-V
5 15 (8.67%) Xen
6 11 (6.36%) XenServer
7 10 (5.78%) VMware ESX
8 9 (5.20%) VMware Server
9 8 (4.62%) vSphere
10 6 (3.47%) ISA Server
11 5 (2.89%) XenDesktop
12 4 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.73%) NFS
13 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.73%) XenApp
14 2 (1.16%) SRDF
14 2 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (1.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (9.83%) Puppet
2 16 (9.25%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.09%) Graylog
3 14 (8.09%) SCCM
4 5 (2.89%) SCOM
5 4 (2.31%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.31%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.73%) TeamSite
6 3 (1.73%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.73%) WSUS
6 3 (1.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.16%) Opsview
7 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.16%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.58%) Graphite
8 1 (0.58%) Cacti
8 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 173 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
3 48 (27.75%) Cisco
4 39 (22.54%) HP
4 39 (22.54%) Citrix
5 38 (21.97%) F5
6 34 (19.65%) Blue Coat
7 33 (19.08%) CheckPoint
8 32 (18.50%) Infoblox
9 22 (12.72%) Imperva
10 20 (11.56%) Oracle
11 14 (8.09%) IBM
11 14 (8.09%) Akamai
11 14 (8.09%) New Relic
12 13 (7.51%) Google
13 9 (5.20%) NetApp
14 8 (4.62%) Juniper
14 8 (4.62%) Red Hat
15 6 (3.47%) TIBCO
16 5 (2.89%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £220 per day + competitive
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Computer Futures
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