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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 186 103 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.29% 4.38% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 15.41% 10.97% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 66 41
Average daily rate
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£325 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Average hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.88 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.50 £24.00 £89.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.89%
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
1207 939 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.82% 39.97% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 521 495
Average daily rate £340 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 78
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +9 125 £350 +66.66% 45
North Yorkshire +7 32 £288 -25.80% 8
South Yorkshire +9 25 £275 +10.00% 10
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 215 (56.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 213 (56.05%) Windows
3 145 (38.16%) Microsoft
4 105 (27.63%) SAN
5 97 (25.53%) Linux
6 93 (24.47%) Active Directory
7 87 (22.89%) SQL
8 86 (22.63%) ITIL
8 86 (22.63%) Cisco
9 81 (21.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (19.21%) SQL Server
11 63 (16.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 58 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (14.74%) Firewall
14 54 (14.21%) Citrix
14 54 (14.21%) IIS
14 54 (14.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 53 (13.95%) DNS
16 49 (12.89%) MS Exchange
17 48 (12.63%) Open Source
18 44 (11.58%) Configuration Management
19 43 (11.32%) DHCP
20 41 (10.79%) MS Excel
20 41 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (10.53%) WAN
21 40 (10.53%) .NET
21 40 (10.53%) UNIX
22 39 (10.26%) Java
22 39 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
23 38 (10.00%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (14.21%) IIS
2 49 (12.89%) MS Exchange
3 32 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (8.16%) Apache
5 27 (7.11%) Tomcat
5 27 (7.11%) SharePoint
6 24 (6.32%) OpenStack
7 18 (4.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (3.95%) nginx
9 14 (3.68%) Jetty
10 13 (3.42%) Node.js
10 13 (3.42%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (1.58%) Lync
14 6 (1.58%) JBoss
15 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 41 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.53%) MS Office
3 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (3.42%) Google App Engine
5 12 (3.16%) Office 365
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (27.63%) SAN
2 56 (14.74%) Firewall
3 53 (13.95%) DNS
4 43 (11.32%) DHCP
5 40 (10.53%) WAN
6 36 (9.47%) LAN
7 27 (7.11%) NAS
8 25 (6.58%) Internet
9 24 (6.32%) TCP/IP
10 19 (5.00%) SSL
11 16 (4.21%) OSPF
11 16 (4.21%) HTTP
12 13 (3.42%) IPsec
12 13 (3.42%) Network Security
12 13 (3.42%) BIG-IP
12 13 (3.42%) FTP
13 12 (3.16%) VPN
13 12 (3.16%) BGP
13 12 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (2.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.21%) MySQL
3 10 (2.63%) Informix
3 10 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.37%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.05%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (6.05%) Jenkins
2 19 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 19 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.74%) IntelliJ
3 18 (4.74%) Capybara
3 18 (4.74%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.11%) JIRA
5 5 (1.32%) JMeter
6 4 (1.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.53%) Subversion
8 2 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.26%) Hudson
9 1 (0.26%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.26%) FishEye
9 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.26%) Gradle
9 1 (0.26%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Ivy
General
1 37 (9.74%) Finance
2 10 (2.63%) Banking
3 8 (2.11%) Retail
4 6 (1.58%) Games
5 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.26%) Local Government
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (16.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (7.37%) Analyst
3 27 (7.11%) Developer
4 24 (6.32%) Architect
5 21 (5.53%) Consultant
6 20 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (4.74%) Support Engineer
7 18 (4.74%) Ruby Developer
8 17 (4.47%) Infrastructure Architect
8 17 (4.47%) Server Engineer
9 16 (4.21%) Administrator
10 14 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.68%) Windows Server Engineer
11 13 (3.42%) Technical Support
12 12 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (2.89%) DBA
13 11 (2.89%) Project Manager
13 11 (2.89%) UNIX Engineer
13 11 (2.89%) IT Support
13 11 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.53%) .NET
2 21 (5.53%) Servlets
3 20 (5.26%) CSS
4 19 (5.00%) HTML
5 18 (4.74%) HTML5
5 18 (4.74%) Sinatra
5 18 (4.74%) CSS3
5 18 (4.74%) Sass
6 16 (4.21%) J2EE
6 16 (4.21%) Web Services
7 11 (2.89%) XML
8 4 (1.05%) WSDL
8 4 (1.05%) Java EE
8 4 (1.05%) SOAP
9 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.53%) Middleware
11 1 (0.26%) LAMP
11 1 (0.26%) XMPP
11 1 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.26%) Clustering
3 17 (4.47%) NHS
4 12 (3.16%) IBM XIV
5 11 (2.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.37%) Replication
7 8 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.84%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.84%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.79%) Wiki
11 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.53%) FMCG
11 2 (0.53%) PKI
11 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.53%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.26%) Symmetrix
12 1 (0.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 213 (56.05%) Windows
2 97 (25.53%) Linux
3 81 (21.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (16.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 54 (14.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (10.53%) UNIX
7 25 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (5.53%) CentOS
9 19 (5.00%) Ubuntu
10 15 (3.95%) Windows 7
11 11 (2.89%) Windows XP
12 10 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
13 9 (2.37%) Windows 2000
14 8 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.84%) Windows 8
16 6 (1.58%) Solaris
17 5 (1.32%) SUSE
18 2 (0.53%) Debian
19 1 (0.26%) AIX
19 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (22.63%) ITIL
2 58 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (12.63%) Open Source
4 44 (11.58%) Configuration Management
5 39 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (9.47%) Load Balancing
7 34 (8.95%) DevOps
8 27 (7.11%) Migration
9 23 (6.05%) Service Management
9 23 (6.05%) Change Management
10 21 (5.53%) Project Management
10 21 (5.53%) Incident Management
10 21 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (5.00%) TDD
11 19 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.74%) Web Design
12 18 (4.74%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (4.47%) Pair Programming
14 16 (4.21%) Automated Testing
14 16 (4.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 87 (22.89%) SQL
2 39 (10.26%) Java
3 37 (9.74%) Python
4 27 (7.11%) PowerShell
5 26 (6.84%) Bash Shell
6 22 (5.79%) JavaScript
7 21 (5.53%) Ruby
8 12 (3.16%) PHP
9 8 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.84%) C
11 6 (1.58%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.05%) Perl
12 4 (1.05%) C++
13 3 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (9.47%) MCSE
3 31 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (6.58%) MCITP
6 20 (5.26%) CCNP
7 19 (5.00%) Degree
8 11 (2.89%) CCSE
9 9 (2.37%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.11%) CCNA
11 7 (1.84%) MCSA
12 6 (1.58%) ISEB
13 5 (1.32%) MCP
14 4 (1.05%) MCTS
14 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.79%) CISSP
15 3 (0.79%) CCIE
15 3 (0.79%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.26%) QA
2 12 (3.16%) SLA
System Software
1 215 (56.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (24.47%) Active Directory
3 38 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 36 (9.47%) vSphere
5 30 (7.89%) VMware Server
6 23 (6.05%) KVM
7 22 (5.79%) QEMU
8 18 (4.74%) NFS
9 14 (3.68%) Xen
9 14 (3.68%) VMware ESX
9 14 (3.68%) XenServer
10 11 (2.89%) XenApp
11 9 (2.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (2.11%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.58%) ISA Server
13 6 (1.58%) vCloud
14 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 34 (8.95%) SCCM
2 27 (7.11%) Puppet
3 24 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (4.74%) Graylog
5 9 (2.37%) Opsview
5 9 (2.37%) SCOM
5 9 (2.37%) Nagios
6 8 (2.11%) Cacti
6 8 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (2.11%) Graphite
7 7 (1.84%) Salt
7 7 (1.84%) SCVMM
7 7 (1.84%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.58%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.32%) WSUS
10 3 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.53%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 145 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 86 (22.63%) Cisco
3 54 (14.21%) Citrix
4 38 (10.00%) NetApp
4 38 (10.00%) HP
5 29 (7.63%) IBM
5 29 (7.63%) Red Hat
6 25 (6.58%) Oracle
7 21 (5.53%) F5
8 20 (5.26%) EMC
9 18 (4.74%) Akamai
9 18 (4.74%) Splunk
9 18 (4.74%) New Relic
10 15 (3.95%) Google
11 13 (3.42%) Brocade
11 13 (3.42%) Blue Coat
12 12 (3.16%) CheckPoint
12 12 (3.16%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.63%) Infoblox
14 8 (2.11%) Veritas
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £220.00 - £230.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £260 - £290 per month + DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £140.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £260 per annum + DOE
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Skipton
Computer Futures
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour + DOE
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