The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 22 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 182 113 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.46% 4.49% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 15.10% 10.65% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 73 35
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £18.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
VMware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1205 1061 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.79% 42.14% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 661 421
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 65
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.34 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Yorkshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Yorkshire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 +27 142 £300 +12.14% 31
North Yorkshire -7 19 £300 -25.00% 5
South Yorkshire -6 17 £300 +37.14% 5
East Yorkshire +4 1 - - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware 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.

1 178 (54.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (51.38%) Windows
3 116 (35.69%) Microsoft
4 103 (31.69%) Linux
5 102 (31.38%) Cisco
6 82 (25.23%) Active Directory
7 79 (24.31%) DNS
7 79 (24.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (23.69%) ITIL
9 67 (20.62%) DHCP
10 62 (19.08%) SAN
11 60 (18.46%) HP
12 58 (17.85%) Firewall
13 55 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (16.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 51 (15.69%) SQL
16 49 (15.08%) Citrix
17 47 (14.46%) SQL Server
18 46 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
18 46 (14.15%) Open Source
19 42 (12.92%) F5
19 42 (12.92%) MS Exchange
20 40 (12.31%) CCNP
21 39 (12.00%) OSPF
22 38 (11.69%) Configuration Management
22 38 (11.69%) BIG-IP
23 37 (11.38%) Blue Coat
23 37 (11.38%) CheckPoint
24 36 (11.08%) CCSE
25 35 (10.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (12.92%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.62%) Apache
3 27 (8.31%) IIS
4 23 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 20 (6.15%) OpenStack
6 19 (5.85%) SharePoint
7 17 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (4.92%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (4.00%) nginx
9 13 (4.00%) Jetty
9 13 (4.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.85%) Node.js
11 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.54%) Lync
11 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (1.23%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.62%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.00%) MS Office
3 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.92%) Exstream
2 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.46%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (4.00%) Office 365
3 13 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.00%) Google App Engine
4 4 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (24.31%) DNS
2 67 (20.62%) DHCP
3 62 (19.08%) SAN
4 58 (17.85%) Firewall
5 39 (12.00%) OSPF
6 38 (11.69%) BIG-IP
7 35 (10.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 35 (10.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 35 (10.77%) Cisco IOS
8 34 (10.46%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (7.69%) BGP
10 23 (7.08%) TCP/IP
11 22 (6.77%) WAN
11 22 (6.77%) DMVPN
11 22 (6.77%) Network Security
12 21 (6.46%) LAN
12 21 (6.46%) NetScreen
13 15 (4.62%) SSL
14 14 (4.31%) IPsec
15 13 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.77%) RDBMS
2 9 (2.77%) MySQL
2 9 (2.77%) Relational Database
2 9 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (2.15%) Informix
3 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (5.54%) Jenkins
2 16 (4.92%) IntelliJ
2 16 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.92%) TeamCity
2 16 (4.92%) Cucumber
2 16 (4.92%) Capybara
3 5 (1.54%) JIRA
4 4 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.23%) JMeter
5 1 (0.31%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (9.85%) Finance
2 18 (5.54%) Banking
3 5 (1.54%) Games
3 5 (1.54%) Retail
4 2 (0.62%) Law
5 1 (0.31%) Legal
5 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.31%) Advertising
5 1 (0.31%) Military
5 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (8.00%) Server Engineer
3 23 (7.08%) Support Engineer
4 22 (6.77%) Developer
4 22 (6.77%) Analyst
5 21 (6.46%) Network Security Specialist
5 21 (6.46%) Security Specialist
5 21 (6.46%) Network Specialist
6 20 (6.15%) Architect
6 20 (6.15%) Windows Server Engineer
7 19 (5.85%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (4.92%) Ruby Developer
9 15 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (4.00%) Administrator
10 13 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (3.69%) Network Engineer
12 10 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.15%) .NET
2 21 (6.46%) Servlets
3 18 (5.54%) CSS
4 16 (4.92%) HTML
4 16 (4.92%) CSS3
4 16 (4.92%) Sinatra
4 16 (4.92%) HTML5
4 16 (4.92%) Sass
5 13 (4.00%) J2EE
6 6 (1.85%) Web Services
7 4 (1.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (0.92%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.92%) XML
9 1 (0.31%) Middleware
9 1 (0.31%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.31%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.31%) XMPP
9 1 (0.31%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.15%) Open Source
2 21 (6.46%) Fat Client
2 21 (6.46%) Thin Client
3 20 (6.15%) Clustering
4 19 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.08%) NHS
6 9 (2.77%) IBM XIV
6 9 (2.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (2.46%) Replication
8 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.62%) Wiki
10 2 (0.62%) PKI
10 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.62%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.31%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.31%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 167 (51.38%) Windows
2 103 (31.69%) Linux
3 79 (24.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (16.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (10.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (6.77%) UNIX
8 18 (5.54%) Windows 7
9 11 (3.38%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.38%) CentOS
10 10 (3.08%) Ubuntu
11 8 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.46%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.92%) AIX
14 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.62%) Solaris
15 1 (0.31%) Debian
15 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.69%) ITIL
2 55 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.69%) Configuration Management
4 35 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (10.15%) Load Balancing
6 29 (8.92%) E-Commerce
7 22 (6.77%) Mentoring
8 21 (6.46%) Project Management
9 20 (6.15%) DevOps
10 17 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (4.92%) TDD
11 16 (4.92%) Automated Testing
11 16 (4.92%) Web Design
11 16 (4.92%) Unit Testing
11 16 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (4.62%) Incident Management
12 15 (4.62%) Pair Programming
12 15 (4.62%) PRINCE2
13 14 (4.31%) Migration
13 14 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.69%) SQL
2 32 (9.85%) Java
3 25 (7.69%) Python
4 22 (6.77%) Bash Shell
5 19 (5.85%) JavaScript
6 18 (5.54%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.23%) Ruby
7 17 (5.23%) C
8 10 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.77%) PHP
10 3 (0.92%) C#
11 2 (0.62%) Perl
11 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (12.31%) CCNP
3 36 (11.08%) CCSE
4 16 (4.92%) Degree
5 15 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (3.38%) MCSE
8 9 (2.77%) CCNA
9 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.54%) MCSA
10 5 (1.54%) MCITP
11 4 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.23%) ISEB
12 2 (0.62%) MCTS
12 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.62%) MCP
12 2 (0.62%) HND
12 2 (0.62%) CISSP
13 1 (0.31%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.54%) QA
2 6 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 178 (54.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (25.23%) Active Directory
3 23 (7.08%) vSphere
4 20 (6.15%) KVM
4 20 (6.15%) QEMU
5 19 (5.85%) Hyper-V
6 18 (5.54%) VMware Server
7 14 (4.31%) XenServer
8 13 (4.00%) Xen
8 13 (4.00%) VMware ESX
9 11 (3.38%) Terminal Services
10 7 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (2.15%) NFS
10 7 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.85%) XenApp
11 6 (1.85%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.23%) vCloud
12 4 (1.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (7.69%) SCCM
2 19 (5.85%) Puppet
3 17 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.92%) Graylog
5 10 (3.08%) SCOM
5 10 (3.08%) Nagios
6 7 (2.15%) Opsview
6 7 (2.15%) WSUS
7 6 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.85%) Cacti
7 6 (1.85%) Graphite
8 5 (1.54%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.54%) Salt
8 5 (1.54%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.23%) Tivoli
9 4 (1.23%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.92%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 116 (35.69%) Microsoft
2 102 (31.38%) Cisco
3 60 (18.46%) HP
4 49 (15.08%) Citrix
5 42 (12.92%) F5
6 37 (11.38%) Blue Coat
6 37 (11.38%) CheckPoint
7 31 (9.54%) Infoblox
8 28 (8.62%) Red Hat
9 22 (6.77%) Oracle
9 22 (6.77%) NetApp
10 21 (6.46%) Imperva
11 20 (6.15%) IBM
12 16 (4.92%) New Relic
12 16 (4.92%) Akamai
13 13 (4.00%) Google
14 12 (3.69%) Juniper
15 11 (3.38%) EMC
16 10 (3.08%) SolarWinds
17 9 (2.77%) Splunk
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £340 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago