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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware 218 100 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.93% 4.17% 3.55%
As % of the Vendors category 16.08% 9.70% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 51 42
Average daily rate
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£350 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -50.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £10.80 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £22.80 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -4.73%
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
1356 1031 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.12% 43.01% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 579 515
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 66 81
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.88 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -42.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.02 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 148 £350 +14.75% 61
South Yorkshire +3 36 £390 +31.64% 11
North Yorkshire +11 29 £281 +7.14% 11
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 233 (58.25%) Windows
2 221 (55.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 177 (44.25%) Microsoft
4 105 (26.25%) SAN
5 104 (26.00%) Active Directory
6 101 (25.25%) SQL
7 100 (25.00%) Linux
8 87 (21.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 85 (21.25%) SQL Server
10 82 (20.50%) IIS
10 82 (20.50%) ITIL
11 70 (17.50%) Cisco
12 69 (17.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 67 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 59 (14.75%) .NET
15 56 (14.00%) DNS
16 54 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (13.25%) Java
18 51 (12.75%) MS Excel
19 50 (12.50%) Jenkins
19 50 (12.50%) DevOps
20 48 (12.00%) Citrix
21 47 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
21 47 (11.75%) UNIX
21 47 (11.75%) Firewall
22 46 (11.50%) MS Exchange
22 46 (11.50%) vSphere
23 45 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (11.25%) DHCP
24 44 (11.00%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 82 (20.50%) IIS
2 46 (11.50%) MS Exchange
3 42 (10.50%) Apache
4 38 (9.50%) Tomcat
5 27 (6.75%) nginx
6 26 (6.50%) Jetty
6 26 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (6.25%) WebSphere
8 20 (5.00%) SharePoint
9 14 (3.50%) Node.js
10 11 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (2.50%) OpenStack
12 9 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (1.50%) Lync
14 6 (1.50%) JBoss
15 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.00%) MS Office
3 8 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 30 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 29 (7.25%) Google App Engine
3 29 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.75%) Office 365
5 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (26.25%) SAN
2 56 (14.00%) DNS
3 47 (11.75%) Firewall
4 45 (11.25%) DHCP
5 44 (11.00%) WAN
6 43 (10.75%) TCP/IP
7 40 (10.00%) LAN
8 31 (7.75%) SSL
9 29 (7.25%) HTTP
10 27 (6.75%) NAS
11 26 (6.50%) IPsec
11 26 (6.50%) FTP
12 25 (6.25%) Internet
13 13 (3.25%) VPN
14 10 (2.50%) DMZ
14 10 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (2.25%) Wireless
16 8 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
17 7 (1.75%) MPLS
18 6 (1.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.75%) MySQL
3 16 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.25%) Informix
7 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.25%) DB2
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.25%) Redis
10 1 (0.25%) Big Data
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.25%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.00%) JMeter
4 15 (3.75%) TeamCity
5 11 (2.75%) Capybara
5 11 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.75%) IntelliJ
6 9 (2.25%) JIRA
7 6 (1.50%) Subversion
8 5 (1.25%) Maven
8 5 (1.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.50%) AdminStudio
11 2 (0.50%) Selenium
11 2 (0.50%) FishEye
12 1 (0.25%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.25%) Hudson
12 1 (0.25%) Gerrit
General
1 40 (10.00%) Finance
2 7 (1.75%) Retail
3 5 (1.25%) Banking
4 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.00%) Games
5 3 (0.75%) Law
5 3 (0.75%) Legal
5 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.50%) Marketing
6 2 (0.50%) Electronics
6 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Military
7 1 (0.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (17.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (9.75%) Analyst
3 33 (8.25%) Consultant
4 26 (6.50%) Architect
5 23 (5.75%) Support Engineer
6 22 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (4.75%) Server Engineer
9 18 (4.50%) Developer
10 17 (4.25%) Infrastructure Architect
11 16 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 16 (4.00%) Administrator
12 15 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.25%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (3.00%) Technical Support
15 11 (2.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 11 (2.75%) Performance Analyst
15 11 (2.75%) UNIX Engineer
15 11 (2.75%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.75%) .NET
2 28 (7.00%) J2EE
3 27 (6.75%) XML
4 26 (6.50%) Servlets
5 24 (6.00%) Web Services
6 20 (5.00%) CSS
7 14 (3.50%) ASP.NET
8 12 (3.00%) HTML
9 11 (2.75%) HTML5
9 11 (2.75%) Sinatra
9 11 (2.75%) CSS3
9 11 (2.75%) Sass
10 5 (1.25%) SOAP
11 4 (1.00%) MCollective
11 4 (1.00%) Java EE
11 4 (1.00%) XSLT
11 4 (1.00%) WSDL
12 3 (0.75%) Application Packaging
13 2 (0.50%) Middleware
14 1 (0.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.25%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.00%) Clustering
3 16 (4.00%) NHS
4 10 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 10 (2.50%) IBM XIV
4 10 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.50%) Replication
8 4 (1.00%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.75%) FMCG
10 2 (0.50%) Wiki
10 2 (0.50%) PKI
10 2 (0.50%) DTV
11 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.25%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.25%) Tandem
11 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 233 (58.25%) Windows
2 100 (25.00%) Linux
3 87 (21.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (17.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (11.75%) UNIX
7 33 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (6.75%) Ubuntu
9 25 (6.25%) CentOS
10 17 (4.25%) Windows 7
11 13 (3.25%) Windows XP
12 10 (2.50%) Windows 2000
12 10 (2.50%) Solaris
12 10 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
13 9 (2.25%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.00%) SUSE
15 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.50%) Debian
17 1 (0.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.50%) ITIL
2 54 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (12.50%) DevOps
4 45 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (10.50%) Configuration Management
6 40 (10.00%) Open Source
7 36 (9.00%) Load Balancing
7 36 (9.00%) Migration
8 25 (6.25%) Change Management
9 22 (5.50%) Incident Management
10 21 (5.25%) Project Management
11 19 (4.75%) Unit Testing
12 18 (4.50%) Service Management
12 18 (4.50%) Automated Testing
13 17 (4.25%) SOA
14 15 (3.75%) Workflow
14 15 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (3.50%) PRINCE2
15 14 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.25%) SQL
2 53 (13.25%) Java
3 37 (9.25%) PowerShell
4 29 (7.25%) JavaScript
5 27 (6.75%) Python
6 22 (5.50%) Ruby
7 20 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 17 (4.25%) T-SQL
9 15 (3.75%) C#
10 13 (3.25%) Perl
11 12 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.75%) PHP
13 5 (1.25%) C++
14 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.00%) C
15 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (10.50%) MCSE
3 38 (9.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 33 (8.25%) MCITP
5 15 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (3.25%) Degree
7 10 (2.50%) CCNP
7 10 (2.50%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.75%) CCNA
9 6 (1.50%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.25%) MCP
10 5 (1.25%) MCSA
11 4 (1.00%) CCIE
11 4 (1.00%) CCSP
11 4 (1.00%) CISSP
11 4 (1.00%) MCTS
12 3 (0.75%) ISEB
12 3 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.25%) QA
2 12 (3.00%) SLA
System Software
1 221 (55.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (26.00%) Active Directory
3 46 (11.50%) vSphere
4 44 (11.00%) Hyper-V
5 35 (8.75%) VMware Server
6 28 (7.00%) Xen
7 19 (4.75%) NFS
8 17 (4.25%) VMware ESX
9 15 (3.75%) XenApp
10 12 (3.00%) XenServer
11 9 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (2.00%) KVM
13 7 (1.75%) vCloud
13 7 (1.75%) QEMU
14 6 (1.50%) ISA Server
15 5 (1.25%) Docker
15 5 (1.25%) VirtualBox
16 4 (1.00%) Terminal Services
16 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (10.50%) Puppet
2 39 (9.75%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (9.50%) SCCM
4 11 (2.75%) Graylog
5 10 (2.50%) Opsview
5 10 (2.50%) Nagios
6 9 (2.25%) Cacti
6 9 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (2.25%) Graphite
6 9 (2.25%) Ansible
7 8 (2.00%) SCOM
8 7 (1.75%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.75%) Salt
9 6 (1.50%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.25%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.00%) WSUS
11 4 (1.00%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 177 (44.25%) Microsoft
2 70 (17.50%) Cisco
3 48 (12.00%) Citrix
4 35 (8.75%) NetApp
5 34 (8.50%) HP
6 31 (7.75%) Google
7 28 (7.00%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.25%) IBM
8 25 (6.25%) EMC
9 23 (5.75%) Oracle
10 19 (4.75%) Splunk
11 13 (3.25%) SolarWinds
11 13 (3.25%) Brocade
12 11 (2.75%) Akamai
12 11 (2.75%) New Relic
13 10 (2.50%) F5
14 8 (2.00%) Veritas
15 7 (1.75%) Veeam
16 5 (1.25%) Meraki
16 5 (1.25%) Lotus
Bradford, Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £130 - £140 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £430 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Laptop & Phone
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £230 per annum + DOE
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + DOE
Posted: 23 days ago