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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.86% 2.02% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 28.52% 20.55% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 19
Average daily rate
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£332 £320 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% -12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.87 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +12.35%
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
256 219 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.03% 9.82% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 92 68
Average daily rate £325 £333 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £140 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 40 37
Average hourly rate £13.98 £12.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +25 52 £325 +3.17% 23
South Yorkshire -3 11 £335 +11.66% 3
North Yorkshire -6 7 £338 -12.90% 10
East Yorkshire -4 1 £240 - 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 72 (60.50%) Windows
3 58 (48.74%) Active Directory
4 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
5 37 (31.09%) Linux
6 36 (30.25%) vSphere
7 33 (27.73%) Citrix
7 33 (27.73%) MS Exchange
8 30 (25.21%) DNS
9 29 (24.37%) DHCP
10 28 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (22.69%) SCCM
12 26 (21.85%) VMware ESX
13 25 (21.01%) MS Excel
14 23 (19.33%) HP
14 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (15.97%) SAN
16 19 (15.97%) EMC
16 19 (15.97%) IBM
16 19 (15.97%) SCOM
17 18 (15.13%) IIS
17 18 (15.13%) NetApp
18 17 (14.29%) Symantec
18 17 (14.29%) Firewall
18 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
19 16 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (12.61%) Puppet
20 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
20 15 (12.61%) Cisco

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (27.73%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.13%) IIS
3 16 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.72%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.36%) Jetty
6 4 (3.36%) nginx
6 4 (3.36%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.68%) Apache
9 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.84%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.84%) Lync
9 1 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (21.01%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.52%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.21%) DNS
2 29 (24.37%) DHCP
3 19 (15.97%) SAN
4 17 (14.29%) Firewall
5 12 (10.08%) NAS
6 11 (9.24%) Internet
7 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
7 10 (8.40%) Network Security
8 8 (6.72%) BIG-IP
8 8 (6.72%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (6.72%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (6.72%) NetScreen
8 8 (6.72%) VPN
8 8 (6.72%) OSPF
8 8 (6.72%) BGP
8 8 (6.72%) DMVPN
8 8 (6.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (6.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (5.88%) DMZ
10 6 (5.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MSI
2 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.68%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (9.24%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) German Language
3 2 (1.68%) Law
3 2 (1.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.84%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (17.65%) Architect
2 17 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (12.61%) Administrator
4 13 (10.92%) Consultant
5 12 (10.08%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Security Specialist
6 8 (6.72%) Exchange Administrator
6 8 (6.72%) Network Specialist
6 8 (6.72%) Network Security Specialist
7 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.04%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Exchange Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.36%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) .NET
2 3 (2.52%) J2EE
2 3 (2.52%) Servlets
3 2 (1.68%) Web Services
3 2 (1.68%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Thin Client
1 8 (6.72%) Fat Client
2 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.68%) Replication
4 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.68%) PDA
5 1 (0.84%) CMDB
5 1 (0.84%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.84%) Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) PKI
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 72 (60.50%) Windows
2 37 (31.09%) Linux
3 28 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.76%) UNIX
7 10 (8.40%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.36%) Solaris
10 3 (2.52%) AIX
10 3 (2.52%) CentOS
10 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.68%) VMS
12 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.84%) HPUX
12 1 (0.84%) Debian
12 1 (0.84%) Fedora
12 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.76%) Data Protection
2 13 (10.92%) E-Commerce
3 10 (8.40%) ITIL
4 9 (7.56%) Migration
5 7 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.04%) Project Management
6 6 (5.04%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.20%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.36%) DevOps
8 4 (3.36%) Line Management
8 4 (3.36%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.52%) Validation
9 3 (2.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.52%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.52%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.52%) Time Management
10 2 (1.68%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.68%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (1.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.20%) C
1 5 (4.20%) Java
1 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.36%) SQL
2 4 (3.36%) VBScript
3 3 (2.52%) VB
4 2 (1.68%) Ruby
5 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.84%) Python
5 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.84%) Perl
5 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.56%) MCSE
2 9 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.72%) CCNP
3 8 (6.72%) CCSE
4 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.04%) MCP
6 5 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.36%) MCITP
7 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.52%) MCSA
9 1 (0.84%) CCNA
9 1 (0.84%) Degree
9 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) HIPAA
System Software
1 58 (48.74%) Active Directory
2 36 (30.25%) vSphere
3 26 (21.85%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.88%) XenApp
4 7 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.52%) Xen
6 3 (2.52%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.52%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.52%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.84%) UAG
7 1 (0.84%) Varnish
7 1 (0.84%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.84%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 27 (22.69%) SCCM
2 19 (15.97%) SCOM
3 15 (12.61%) Puppet
4 14 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (11.76%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.52%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.68%) WSUS
6 2 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.84%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.84%) Nagios
7 1 (0.84%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.84%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
3 33 (27.73%) Citrix
4 23 (19.33%) HP
5 19 (15.97%) IBM
5 19 (15.97%) EMC
6 18 (15.13%) NetApp
7 17 (14.29%) Symantec
8 15 (12.61%) Cisco
9 10 (8.40%) Imperva
10 9 (7.56%) Lotus
10 9 (7.56%) Red Hat
11 8 (6.72%) CheckPoint
11 8 (6.72%) Oracle
11 8 (6.72%) Dell
11 8 (6.72%) F5
11 8 (6.72%) Remedy
11 8 (6.72%) Blue Coat
11 8 (6.72%) Infoblox
12 3 (2.52%) Google
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £100.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago