The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Yorkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 36 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 102 93 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.40% 4.38% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 10.86% 9.24% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 59
Average daily rate
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£278 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +83.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £16.60 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £89.50 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
939 1006 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.51% 47.39% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 506 597
Average daily rate £350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 78 89
Average hourly rate £12.88 £18.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.73 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £44.54 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

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 23 July 2014.

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
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 23 July 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 69 £210 -23.63% 52
North Yorkshire +8 17 £388 +6.89% 8
South Yorkshire -4 8 £250 +17.64% 12
East Yorkshire -1 4 £320 - 1
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England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 147 (72.06%) Windows
2 104 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (33.33%) Citrix
5 67 (32.84%) Microsoft
6 66 (32.35%) HP
7 64 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 60 (29.41%) Linux
9 57 (27.94%) SAN
10 47 (23.04%) Cisco
11 46 (22.55%) Active Directory
12 42 (20.59%) vSphere
13 39 (19.12%) Firewall
14 38 (18.63%) SQL
15 36 (17.65%) MS Exchange
16 30 (14.71%) Windows XP
16 30 (14.71%) DNS
16 30 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (13.73%) DHCP
18 27 (13.24%) Finance
18 27 (13.24%) VMware Server
19 26 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
20 25 (12.25%) Fat Client
20 25 (12.25%) MS Excel
20 25 (12.25%) Thin Client
20 25 (12.25%) Hyper-V
21 24 (11.76%) CentOS
22 22 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
22 22 (10.78%) E-Commerce
22 22 (10.78%) EMC

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 36 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.92%) Lync
5 6 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.96%) IIS
8 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.98%) CMS
9 2 (0.98%) Apache
9 2 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.90%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) SaaS
2 3 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.94%) SAN
2 39 (19.12%) Firewall
3 30 (14.71%) DNS
4 28 (13.73%) DHCP
5 21 (10.29%) OSPF
5 21 (10.29%) BGP
5 21 (10.29%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (10.29%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (9.31%) Network Security
6 19 (9.31%) DMVPN
6 19 (9.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (9.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 19 (9.31%) NetScreen
6 19 (9.31%) BIG-IP
7 17 (8.33%) VPN
8 16 (7.84%) TCP/IP
9 12 (5.88%) Wireless
10 8 (3.92%) IPsec
10 8 (3.92%) MPLS
11 6 (2.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.92%) MySQL
3 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.98%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.49%) InstallShield
General
1 27 (13.24%) Finance
2 8 (3.92%) Banking
3 3 (1.47%) Retail
3 3 (1.47%) Marketing
4 2 (0.98%) Norwegian Language
5 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (10.29%) Architect
1 21 (10.29%) Analyst
1 21 (10.29%) Network Specialist
2 20 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (9.31%) Security Specialist
3 19 (9.31%) Network Security Specialist
4 18 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (6.86%) Administrator
7 12 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (5.39%) Consultant
8 11 (5.39%) Test Analyst
9 9 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Server Engineer
10 7 (3.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (3.43%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (3.43%) Build Engineer
11 6 (2.94%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.92%) XMPP
2 5 (2.45%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.49%) Middleware
4 1 (0.49%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.25%) Thin Client
1 25 (12.25%) Fat Client
2 9 (4.41%) Clustering
3 8 (3.92%) Replication
4 4 (1.96%) Firmware
5 2 (0.98%) NHS
5 2 (0.98%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.49%) Open Source
6 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 147 (72.06%) Windows
2 74 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (29.41%) Linux
5 30 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 24 (11.76%) CentOS
7 22 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (10.29%) Ubuntu
9 18 (8.82%) UNIX
10 13 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (6.37%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.47%) HPUX
11 3 (1.47%) Solaris
12 1 (0.49%) AIX
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.49%) SUSE
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (10.78%) E-Commerce
3 20 (9.80%) Service Management
4 19 (9.31%) ITIL
5 18 (8.82%) Workflow
6 17 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 14 (6.86%) Incident Management
8 11 (5.39%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.39%) High Availability
8 11 (5.39%) Data Management
8 11 (5.39%) Project Management
9 8 (3.92%) Master Data Management
9 8 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (3.43%) Migration
11 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (2.45%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.45%) TOGAF
13 4 (1.96%) Content Management
13 4 (1.96%) Problem Management
13 4 (1.96%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (18.63%) SQL
2 17 (8.33%) Python
3 12 (5.88%) C
4 10 (4.90%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.45%) VBScript
6 2 (0.98%) Java
7 1 (0.49%) Perl
7 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (10.29%) CCNP
3 19 (9.31%) CCSE
4 15 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (5.88%) ISTQB
7 11 (5.39%) MCSE
8 9 (4.41%) CCNA
9 7 (3.43%) MCITP
9 7 (3.43%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.43%) VCAP
10 5 (2.45%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.45%) CCA
10 5 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.45%) CCEA
11 4 (1.96%) MCP
12 2 (0.98%) CCIE
12 2 (0.98%) Degree
12 2 (0.98%) CCVP
13 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) SLA
1 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 104 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (22.55%) Active Directory
3 42 (20.59%) vSphere
4 27 (13.24%) VMware Server
5 25 (12.25%) Hyper-V
6 19 (9.31%) VMware ESX
6 19 (9.31%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (6.86%) XenApp
8 13 (6.37%) XenServer
9 8 (3.92%) Xen
10 6 (2.94%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.96%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.49%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (9.80%) SCCM
2 14 (6.86%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (5.88%) SCOM
4 10 (4.90%) Puppet
5 9 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (3.92%) WSUS
7 4 (1.96%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.98%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.98%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.98%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.98%) Foglight
8 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.49%) Nagios
9 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 68 (33.33%) Citrix
2 67 (32.84%) Microsoft
3 66 (32.35%) HP
4 47 (23.04%) Cisco
5 22 (10.78%) EMC
6 21 (10.29%) CheckPoint
7 19 (9.31%) Blue Coat
7 19 (9.31%) Infoblox
7 19 (9.31%) Imperva
7 19 (9.31%) F5
7 19 (9.31%) NetApp
8 18 (8.82%) Splunk
9 13 (6.37%) Oracle
10 11 (5.39%) IBM
10 11 (5.39%) Dell
11 10 (4.90%) Veeam
12 8 (3.92%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.45%) Juniper
13 5 (2.45%) CommVault
13 5 (2.45%) Wyse
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