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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 58 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.37% 1.44% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 26.36% 15.84% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 16
Average daily rate
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£394 £300 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £183 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £381 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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
220 202 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.00% 9.10% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 80 59
Average daily rate £325 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £174 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 60
Average hourly rate £12.46 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.04% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.80 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £16.60 £22.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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
North Yorkshire +18 26 £401 +36.34% 9
West Yorkshire +6 25 £298 -19.59% 37
South Yorkshire -8 4 £400 +39.13% 10
East Yorkshire - 2 £120 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 134 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (59.70%) Windows
3 62 (46.27%) Active Directory
4 60 (44.78%) Microsoft
5 46 (34.33%) DNS
6 44 (32.84%) DHCP
7 39 (29.10%) Citrix
8 38 (28.36%) HP
8 38 (28.36%) vSphere
9 34 (25.37%) Cisco
9 34 (25.37%) Linux
9 34 (25.37%) Firewall
10 32 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (22.39%) MS Exchange
12 28 (20.90%) VMware ESX
13 27 (20.15%) SCCM
14 26 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
15 25 (18.66%) CheckPoint
16 24 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
16 24 (17.91%) CCNP
16 24 (17.91%) IBM
16 24 (17.91%) BIG-IP
16 24 (17.91%) F5
17 23 (17.16%) Infoblox
17 23 (17.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 23 (17.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 23 (17.16%) Blue Coat
17 23 (17.16%) CCSE
17 23 (17.16%) Cisco IOS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 21 (15.67%) IIS
3 16 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.97%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.48%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.99%) Tuxedo
7 4 (2.99%) Jetty
7 4 (2.99%) nginx
8 3 (2.24%) WorkSite
8 3 (2.24%) Apache
8 3 (2.24%) TeamSite
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.49%) Lync
10 1 (0.75%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.24%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.24%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (34.33%) DNS
2 44 (32.84%) DHCP
3 34 (25.37%) Firewall
4 24 (17.91%) BIG-IP
5 23 (17.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 23 (17.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 23 (17.16%) Cisco IOS
5 23 (17.16%) SAN
5 23 (17.16%) OSPF
6 21 (15.67%) Network Security
7 20 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (14.18%) NAS
9 16 (11.94%) BGP
9 16 (11.94%) NetScreen
9 16 (11.94%) DMVPN
10 12 (8.96%) TCP/IP
11 11 (8.21%) Internet
12 10 (7.46%) VPN
13 9 (6.72%) FTP
14 8 (5.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.22%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) HBase
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.75%) MySQL
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (6.72%) MSI
2 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.49%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (11.19%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Banking
3 4 (2.99%) Legal
4 3 (2.24%) German Language
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
5 2 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (11.94%) Network Security Specialist
1 16 (11.94%) Network Specialist
1 16 (11.94%) Security Specialist
1 16 (11.94%) Architect
2 13 (9.70%) Administrator
3 11 (8.21%) Consultant
3 11 (8.21%) Server Engineer
4 8 (5.97%) Exchange Administrator
4 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (5.22%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (5.22%) Network Engineer
6 6 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.48%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) Exchange Consultant
7 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.24%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.24%) J2EE
2 3 (2.24%) Servlets
2 3 (2.24%) Middleware
3 2 (1.49%) Rendezvous
3 2 (1.49%) XML
3 2 (1.49%) XSLT
3 2 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Thin Client
1 17 (12.69%) Fat Client
2 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.73%) PDA
4 4 (2.99%) Replication
5 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.24%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.49%) NHS
6 2 (1.49%) Clustering
6 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.49%) CCTV
7 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 80 (59.70%) Windows
2 34 (25.37%) Linux
3 32 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.46%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.97%) UNIX
8 7 (5.22%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.73%) Solaris
11 4 (2.99%) AIX
11 4 (2.99%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.24%) CentOS
13 2 (1.49%) VMS
13 2 (1.49%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.75%) Fedora
14 1 (0.75%) Debian
14 1 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
2 17 (12.69%) ITIL
3 12 (8.96%) Migration
3 12 (8.96%) Load Balancing
4 8 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.48%) Line Management
6 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.73%) High Availability
7 5 (3.73%) Software Deployment
7 5 (3.73%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.99%) Configuration Management
8 4 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (2.99%) Project Management
8 4 (2.99%) Data Protection
8 4 (2.99%) Time Management
8 4 (2.99%) DevOps
9 3 (2.24%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.24%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.45%) C
2 9 (6.72%) SQL
3 6 (4.48%) Java
4 4 (2.99%) VBScript
5 3 (2.24%) VB
6 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.49%) Ruby
6 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (17.91%) CCNP
2 23 (17.16%) CCSE
3 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.96%) MCSE
4 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.22%) MCSA
6 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.73%) MCP
8 2 (1.49%) Degree
8 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) HIPAA
2 3 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 62 (46.27%) Active Directory
2 38 (28.36%) vSphere
3 28 (20.90%) VMware ESX
4 8 (5.97%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.22%) XenServer
5 7 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.48%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.48%) XenApp
7 5 (3.73%) Xen
8 4 (2.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.24%) KVM
9 3 (2.24%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.24%) NFS
9 3 (2.24%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.24%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.49%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.49%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.49%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 27 (20.15%) SCCM
2 19 (14.18%) SCOM
3 12 (8.96%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.97%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.73%) Puppet
6 2 (1.49%) WSUS
7 1 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
7 1 (0.75%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (44.78%) Microsoft
3 39 (29.10%) Citrix
4 38 (28.36%) HP
5 34 (25.37%) Cisco
6 25 (18.66%) CheckPoint
7 24 (17.91%) IBM
7 24 (17.91%) F5
8 23 (17.16%) Infoblox
8 23 (17.16%) Blue Coat
9 21 (15.67%) NetApp
10 19 (14.18%) Imperva
11 16 (11.94%) EMC
11 16 (11.94%) Oracle
12 14 (10.45%) Symantec
13 9 (6.72%) Lotus
13 9 (6.72%) Dell
14 8 (5.97%) Red Hat
15 7 (5.22%) Remedy
16 6 (4.48%) TIBCO
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