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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 111 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.88% 2.19% 3.22%
As % of the System Software category 37.37% 21.65% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 34 27
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£300 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £216 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -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
297 254 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.38% 10.11% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 128 55
Average daily rate £300 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 27
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.25 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £10.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.86%

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 26 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
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 26 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 +40 91 £300 -7.69% 17
North Yorkshire -10 11 £325 -18.80% 3
South Yorkshire -11 9 £300 +13.85% 5
East Yorkshire +4 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 179 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (37.99%) Windows
3 65 (36.31%) Linux
4 64 (35.75%) Microsoft
5 60 (33.52%) DNS
6 54 (30.17%) DHCP
7 51 (28.49%) Cisco
8 50 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (24.58%) Open Source
10 40 (22.35%) Firewall
10 40 (22.35%) Active Directory
10 40 (22.35%) HP
11 37 (20.67%) Configuration Management
11 37 (20.67%) F5
12 36 (20.11%) Cisco Certification
13 35 (19.55%) CCNP
14 34 (18.99%) OSPF
15 33 (18.44%) Citrix
15 33 (18.44%) BIG-IP
16 32 (17.88%) Blue Coat
16 32 (17.88%) Java
17 31 (17.32%) CheckPoint
18 30 (16.76%) CCSE
18 30 (16.76%) Cisco IOS
18 30 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (16.76%) Infoblox
18 30 (16.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 30 (16.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 28 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
20 27 (15.08%) Windows Server 2008

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (11.17%) OpenStack
2 19 (10.61%) IIS
3 17 (9.50%) MS Exchange
3 17 (9.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 16 (8.94%) Apache
5 14 (7.82%) Tomcat
6 13 (7.26%) nginx
6 13 (7.26%) Jetty
6 13 (7.26%) WebSphere
7 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (2.23%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.23%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.12%) Lync
10 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.47%) MS Office
3 6 (3.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.23%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.68%) Exstream
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.73%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (7.26%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (7.26%) Google App Engine
3 13 (7.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.23%) Office 365
4 4 (2.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (33.52%) DNS
2 54 (30.17%) DHCP
3 40 (22.35%) Firewall
4 34 (18.99%) OSPF
5 33 (18.44%) BIG-IP
6 30 (16.76%) Cisco IOS
6 30 (16.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 30 (16.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 28 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (13.41%) SAN
8 24 (13.41%) BGP
9 21 (11.73%) Network Security
10 20 (11.17%) DMVPN
10 20 (11.17%) NetScreen
11 18 (10.06%) TCP/IP
12 15 (8.38%) SSL
13 13 (7.26%) FTP
13 13 (7.26%) HTTP
13 13 (7.26%) IPsec
14 12 (6.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.12%) MySQL
7 2 (1.12%) Informix
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (9.50%) IntelliJ
1 17 (9.50%) Capybara
1 17 (9.50%) TeamCity
1 17 (9.50%) Git (software)
1 17 (9.50%) Cucumber
2 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.56%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (8.38%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.79%) Retail
4 4 (2.23%) Games
5 2 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (12.85%) Developer
2 20 (11.17%) Network Specialist
2 20 (11.17%) Network Security Specialist
2 20 (11.17%) Security Specialist
3 18 (10.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (9.50%) Ruby Developer
5 12 (6.70%) Architect
6 9 (5.03%) Network Engineer
7 7 (3.91%) Analyst
7 7 (3.91%) DBA
7 7 (3.91%) SQL DBA
7 7 (3.91%) Server Engineer
8 6 (3.35%) Consultant
9 5 (2.79%) Project Manager
9 5 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.79%) Administrator
9 5 (2.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (2.79%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.79%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (2.79%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.73%) Servlets
2 19 (10.61%) .NET
3 17 (9.50%) HTML
3 17 (9.50%) CSS
3 17 (9.50%) CSS3
3 17 (9.50%) Sass
3 17 (9.50%) HTML5
3 17 (9.50%) Sinatra
4 13 (7.26%) J2EE
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.56%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.56%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.17%) Thin Client
1 20 (11.17%) Fat Client
2 17 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.50%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.47%) Clustering
4 7 (3.91%) Replication
5 6 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.68%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.12%) PKI
8 2 (1.12%) Wiki
8 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.56%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.99%) Windows
2 65 (36.31%) Linux
3 27 (15.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (11.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.03%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.23%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.68%) UNIX
9 3 (1.68%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.68%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.58%) Open Source
3 37 (20.67%) Configuration Management
4 30 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (13.41%) ITIL
6 23 (12.85%) E-Commerce
6 23 (12.85%) Mentoring
7 22 (12.29%) Load Balancing
8 19 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (9.50%) Web Design
9 17 (9.50%) TDD
9 17 (9.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (8.94%) DevOps
10 16 (8.94%) Pair Programming
10 16 (8.94%) Unit Testing
10 16 (8.94%) Automated Testing
11 10 (5.59%) Migration
12 9 (5.03%) Project Management
12 9 (5.03%) Change Management
13 8 (4.47%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.88%) Java
2 24 (13.41%) SQL
3 21 (11.73%) Bash Shell
4 20 (11.17%) Python
5 18 (10.06%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.06%) Ruby
6 17 (9.50%) C
7 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.47%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.68%) PHP
10 2 (1.12%) C++
11 1 (0.56%) C#
11 1 (0.56%) Perl
11 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (20.11%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (19.55%) CCNP
3 30 (16.76%) CCSE
4 18 (10.06%) Degree
5 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (5.59%) MCSE
7 8 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.79%) MCITP
8 5 (2.79%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.23%) MCSA
10 3 (1.68%) ISEB
10 3 (1.68%) CCNA
11 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.12%) CISSP
11 2 (1.12%) CCIE
11 2 (1.12%) CCSP
11 2 (1.12%) MCP
12 1 (0.56%) MCTS
12 1 (0.56%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.06%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.17%) KVM
2 20 (11.17%) QEMU
3 13 (7.26%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.26%) Xen
4 11 (6.15%) VMware Server
4 11 (6.15%) XenServer
5 10 (5.59%) vSphere
5 10 (5.59%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.35%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (1.68%) XenApp
9 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.12%) UAG
9 2 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.12%) NFS
10 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (9.50%) SCCM
1 17 (9.50%) Graylog
1 17 (9.50%) Puppet
2 16 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.35%) SCOM
4 4 (2.23%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.23%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.68%) TeamSite
5 3 (1.68%) WSUS
5 3 (1.68%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.12%) Opsview
6 2 (1.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.56%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.56%) Graphite
7 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 179 (100.00%) VMware
2 64 (35.75%) Microsoft
3 51 (28.49%) Cisco
4 40 (22.35%) HP
5 37 (20.67%) F5
6 33 (18.44%) Citrix
7 32 (17.88%) Blue Coat
8 31 (17.32%) CheckPoint
9 30 (16.76%) Infoblox
10 20 (11.17%) Imperva
11 17 (9.50%) Oracle
11 17 (9.50%) New Relic
11 17 (9.50%) Akamai
12 13 (7.26%) Google
13 12 (6.70%) IBM
14 9 (5.03%) NetApp
14 9 (5.03%) Red Hat
15 8 (4.47%) Juniper
16 4 (2.23%) Infor
16 4 (2.23%) TIBCO
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