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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 56 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 79 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.07% 2.23% 1.81%
As % of the System Software category 34.80% 20.97% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 25 14
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£388 £354 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.54% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.85% +94.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +11.11%
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
227 248 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.83% 10.64% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 97 56
Average daily rate £315 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £182 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 43 64
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £32.90 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +15 43 £310 -8.29% 38
North Yorkshire +12 31 £401 +0.12% 8
South Yorkshire -16 3 £370 +28.69% 5
East Yorkshire -6 2 £120 -31.42%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 154 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (51.95%) Windows
3 58 (37.66%) Microsoft
4 55 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 50 (32.47%) DNS
6 47 (30.52%) DHCP
7 46 (29.87%) Linux
8 45 (29.22%) Firewall
9 44 (28.57%) Cisco
10 43 (27.92%) Citrix
11 38 (24.68%) HP
12 35 (22.73%) CCNP
12 35 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
12 35 (22.73%) CheckPoint
12 35 (22.73%) vSphere
12 35 (22.73%) F5
13 34 (22.08%) OSPF
13 34 (22.08%) BIG-IP
14 33 (21.43%) Blue Coat
14 33 (21.43%) CCSE
14 33 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
14 33 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 33 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 33 (21.43%) Infoblox
15 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
16 31 (20.13%) Cisco ASA
16 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 28 (18.18%) Network Security
18 27 (17.53%) MS Exchange
18 27 (17.53%) VMware ESX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (17.53%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.99%) IIS
3 15 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.84%) OpenStack
6 8 (5.19%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (3.90%) Apache
7 6 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.90%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.60%) Tuxedo
9 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.95%) TeamSite
10 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.95%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.95%) WorkSite
11 2 (1.30%) Jetty
11 2 (1.30%) nginx
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.95%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.30%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (32.47%) DNS
2 47 (30.52%) DHCP
3 45 (29.22%) Firewall
4 34 (22.08%) OSPF
4 34 (22.08%) BIG-IP
5 33 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
5 33 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 33 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 31 (20.13%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (18.18%) Network Security
8 26 (16.88%) SAN
9 24 (15.58%) BGP
10 23 (14.94%) NetScreen
10 23 (14.94%) DMVPN
11 20 (12.99%) NAS
12 13 (8.44%) Internet
13 10 (6.49%) VPN
14 8 (5.19%) iSCSI
14 8 (5.19%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (4.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (11.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.30%) MySQL
10 1 (0.65%) DB2
10 1 (0.65%) Informix
10 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.65%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MSI
2 6 (3.90%) TeamCity
2 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.90%) Capybara
2 6 (3.90%) IntelliJ
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.30%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Banking
3 4 (2.60%) Legal
4 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Games
5 2 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (14.94%) Security Specialist
1 23 (14.94%) Network Specialist
1 23 (14.94%) Network Security Specialist
2 12 (7.79%) Server Engineer
2 12 (7.79%) Architect
3 10 (6.49%) Network Engineer
3 10 (6.49%) Administrator
4 9 (5.84%) Consultant
5 8 (5.19%) Developer
5 8 (5.19%) Exchange Administrator
6 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (3.90%) Support Engineer
7 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (3.90%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (3.90%) Ruby Developer
8 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (3.25%) SQL DBA
8 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.19%) HTML
2 6 (3.90%) CSS
2 6 (3.90%) HTML5
2 6 (3.90%) Sinatra
2 6 (3.90%) CSS3
2 6 (3.90%) Sass
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (2.60%) Servlets
3 4 (2.60%) .NET
4 3 (1.95%) Middleware
4 3 (1.95%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.30%) XML
5 2 (1.30%) XSLT
5 2 (1.30%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.65%) J2EE
6 1 (0.65%) Web Services
6 1 (0.65%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Thin Client
1 24 (15.58%) Fat Client
2 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.09%) Open Source
4 9 (5.84%) Replication
5 5 (3.25%) PDA
6 3 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.30%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.30%) CCTV
7 2 (1.30%) Clustering
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.65%) CMDB
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
8 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 80 (51.95%) Windows
2 46 (29.87%) Linux
3 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.19%) Windows XP
6 8 (5.19%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.55%) UNIX
8 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.60%) Solaris
9 4 (2.60%) AIX
10 3 (1.95%) CentOS
10 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.65%) HPUX
12 1 (0.65%) Debian
12 1 (0.65%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.88%) E-Commerce
2 20 (12.99%) ITIL
2 20 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.04%) Load Balancing
4 15 (9.74%) Configuration Management
5 13 (8.44%) Mentoring
6 11 (7.14%) Migration
7 9 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (5.84%) Line Management
8 7 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (3.90%) TDD
9 6 (3.90%) Pair Programming
9 6 (3.90%) Web Design
9 6 (3.90%) Service Management
9 6 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.90%) DevOps
9 6 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.69%) C
2 15 (9.74%) SQL
3 10 (6.49%) Java
3 10 (6.49%) Python
3 10 (6.49%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.19%) Ruby
6 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.60%) VBScript
8 3 (1.95%) VB
8 3 (1.95%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (22.73%) CCNP
1 35 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (21.43%) CCSE
3 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.14%) MCSE
4 8 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.55%) MCSA
6 6 (3.90%) Degree
7 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.95%) ISEB
9 2 (1.30%) MCP
9 2 (1.30%) VCP4
9 2 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) SLA
2 7 (4.55%) QA
3 3 (1.95%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 35 (22.73%) vSphere
3 27 (17.53%) VMware ESX
4 12 (7.79%) KVM
5 10 (6.49%) XenServer
6 9 (5.84%) QEMU
7 8 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (5.19%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.90%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.95%) NFS
10 3 (1.95%) Xen
11 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.30%) SRDF
11 2 (1.30%) XenApp
11 2 (1.30%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.65%) Corosync
12 1 (0.65%) UAG
12 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (14.94%) SCCM
2 16 (10.39%) SCOM
3 12 (7.79%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.19%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.90%) Puppet
5 6 (3.90%) Graylog
6 5 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.30%) WSUS
7 2 (1.30%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.65%) Nagios
8 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (37.66%) Microsoft
3 44 (28.57%) Cisco
4 43 (27.92%) Citrix
5 38 (24.68%) HP
6 35 (22.73%) CheckPoint
6 35 (22.73%) F5
7 33 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 33 (21.43%) Infoblox
8 26 (16.88%) Imperva
9 21 (13.64%) IBM
9 21 (13.64%) Oracle
10 17 (11.04%) EMC
11 14 (9.09%) Symantec
12 12 (7.79%) NetApp
13 8 (5.19%) Lotus
13 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
14 7 (4.55%) Juniper
14 7 (4.55%) Remedy
15 6 (3.90%) TIBCO
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £325.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Gem Partnership
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago