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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 72 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 47 41 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.93% 1.88% 2.41%
As % of the System Software category 21.96% 18.47% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 24
Average daily rate
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£335 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £238 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
- -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
214 222 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.77% 10.16% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 97 78
Average daily rate £311 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £118 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 35 35
Average hourly rate £13.10 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.09% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £11.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 28 £330 +9.83% 22
South Yorkshire +1 12 £335 +11.66% 9
East Yorkshire -2 2 £280 - 1
North Yorkshire -5 2 £401 +3.35% 9
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 95 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (48.42%) Windows
3 37 (38.95%) Citrix
4 36 (37.89%) Linux
5 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
6 30 (31.58%) DNS
7 29 (30.53%) DHCP
7 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
8 25 (26.32%) HP
9 23 (24.21%) Cisco
10 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
10 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
10 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (21.05%) Firewall
12 18 (18.95%) SCCM
13 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
14 16 (16.84%) SAN
14 16 (16.84%) NetApp
15 15 (15.79%) Data Protection
16 14 (14.74%) vSphere
16 14 (14.74%) VMware ESX
17 13 (13.68%) Thin Client
17 13 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (13.68%) MS Visio
17 13 (13.68%) Puppet
17 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (13.68%) Fat Client
18 12 (12.63%) Cisco IOS
18 12 (12.63%) Network Security
18 12 (12.63%) Blue Coat

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.16%) Jetty
5 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.16%) nginx
6 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 2 (2.11%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.05%) Apache
7 1 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.68%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.37%) MS Office
4 1 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.16%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.58%) DNS
2 29 (30.53%) DHCP
3 20 (21.05%) Firewall
4 16 (16.84%) SAN
5 12 (12.63%) OSPF
5 12 (12.63%) BGP
5 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
5 12 (12.63%) BIG-IP
5 12 (12.63%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (12.63%) Network Security
5 12 (12.63%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (12.63%) DMVPN
5 12 (12.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (12.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (12.63%) NetScreen
6 7 (7.37%) VPN
7 5 (5.26%) Wireless
8 4 (4.21%) IPsec
8 4 (4.21%) HTTP
9 3 (3.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MSI
1 3 (3.16%) InstallShield
1 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) German Language
3 2 (2.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Architect
2 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (12.63%) Security Specialist
3 12 (12.63%) Network Specialist
3 12 (12.63%) Network Security Specialist
4 7 (7.37%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.32%) Administrator
5 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Server Support
7 4 (4.21%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (4.21%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Server Administrator
9 2 (2.11%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) .NET
1 3 (3.16%) J2EE
1 3 (3.16%) Servlets
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.05%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Thin Client
1 13 (13.68%) Fat Client
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.16%) Replication
4 2 (2.11%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.42%) Windows
2 36 (37.89%) Linux
3 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.53%) UNIX
7 7 (7.37%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.21%) Solaris
10 2 (2.11%) HPUX
10 2 (2.11%) VMS
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.05%) CentOS
11 1 (1.05%) Fedora
11 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
2 15 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 8 (8.42%) ITIL
3 8 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.37%) Migration
4 7 (7.37%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.32%) Project Management
6 5 (5.26%) Line Management
7 3 (3.16%) Validation
7 3 (3.16%) DevOps
7 3 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.11%) Workflow
8 2 (2.11%) Service Management
8 2 (2.11%) B2B
8 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.11%) Data Management
8 2 (2.11%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (2.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) C
2 6 (6.32%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) Java
3 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.16%) VBScript
4 3 (3.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.63%) CCSE
2 12 (12.63%) CCNP
3 10 (10.53%) MCSE
4 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) MCP
6 5 (5.26%) MCITP
7 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.16%) MCSA
9 1 (1.05%) CCNA
9 1 (1.05%) Degree
9 1 (1.05%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.74%) VMware ESX
2 14 (14.74%) vSphere
3 9 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.42%) XenApp
5 6 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.21%) Xen
7 3 (3.16%) MetaFrame
7 3 (3.16%) ISA Server
7 3 (3.16%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (18.95%) SCCM
2 13 (13.68%) Puppet
3 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.37%) SCOM
5 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.11%) Nagios
6 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.05%) WSUS
7 1 (1.05%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (38.95%) Citrix
3 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
4 25 (26.32%) HP
5 23 (24.21%) Cisco
6 16 (16.84%) NetApp
7 12 (12.63%) CheckPoint
7 12 (12.63%) Blue Coat
7 12 (12.63%) Infoblox
7 12 (12.63%) Imperva
7 12 (12.63%) F5
8 10 (10.53%) EMC
9 8 (8.42%) IBM
10 7 (7.37%) Dell
11 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
12 5 (5.26%) Symantec
12 5 (5.26%) Remedy
13 4 (4.21%) Oracle
14 3 (3.16%) Juniper
14 3 (3.16%) Google
Shipley, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £25 - £32 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago