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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 35 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 101 76 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.20% 3.40% 4.33%
As % of the Vendors category 9.56% 7.45% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 47
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% +96.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £17.45 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £77.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +18.75%
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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
1057 1020 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.93% 45.66% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 521 565
Average daily rate £330 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 82 70
Average hourly rate £12.75 £20.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +25 73 £305 +1.66% 44
South Yorkshire -9 14 £296 +31.66% 8
North Yorkshire +6 5 £263 -32.25% 7
East Yorkshire +1 5 £320 - 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 138 (66.99%) Windows
2 98 (47.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (31.07%) Active Directory
4 64 (31.07%) Citrix
5 60 (29.13%) Microsoft
5 60 (29.13%) Linux
6 57 (27.67%) HP
7 55 (26.70%) SAN
8 51 (24.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 45 (21.84%) Cisco
10 42 (20.39%) MS Exchange
11 38 (18.45%) DNS
12 36 (17.48%) Firewall
13 35 (16.99%) vSphere
14 34 (16.50%) DHCP
15 32 (15.53%) Windows XP
15 32 (15.53%) NetApp
16 28 (13.59%) MS Excel
16 28 (13.59%) SQL
17 25 (12.14%) VMware Server
18 24 (11.65%) Finance
19 23 (11.17%) Ubuntu
19 23 (11.17%) CentOS
19 23 (11.17%) Windows Server 2012
20 22 (10.68%) Hyper-V
20 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
20 22 (10.68%) Cisco Certification
21 21 (10.19%) TCP/IP
21 21 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.85%) Lync
4 9 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.88%) IIS
6 7 (3.40%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.46%) nginx
8 3 (1.46%) Jetty
8 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.97%) CMS
9 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.97%) Apache
9 2 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.34%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.46%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.70%) SAN
2 38 (18.45%) DNS
3 36 (17.48%) Firewall
4 34 (16.50%) DHCP
5 21 (10.19%) TCP/IP
6 17 (8.25%) VPN
6 17 (8.25%) OSPF
6 17 (8.25%) BGP
6 17 (8.25%) BIG-IP
6 17 (8.25%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (8.25%) Network Security
6 17 (8.25%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (8.25%) DMVPN
6 17 (8.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 17 (8.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 17 (8.25%) NetScreen
7 12 (5.83%) Wireless
8 11 (5.34%) IPsec
9 8 (3.88%) MPLS
10 4 (1.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.88%) MySQL
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.49%) InstallShield
General
1 24 (11.65%) Finance
2 8 (3.88%) Banking
3 3 (1.46%) German Language
4 2 (0.97%) Norwegian Language
4 2 (0.97%) Advertising
4 2 (0.97%) Retail
4 2 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (12.14%) Architect
2 22 (10.68%) Support Engineer
2 22 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (9.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (8.74%) Analyst
4 18 (8.74%) Infrastructure Architect
5 17 (8.25%) Network Specialist
5 17 (8.25%) Security Specialist
5 17 (8.25%) Network Security Specialist
6 15 (7.28%) Consultant
7 12 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (5.34%) Administrator
9 9 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (4.37%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.88%) Server Engineer
10 8 (3.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 7 (3.40%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) IT Support
12 6 (2.91%) Technical Specialist
12 6 (2.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.88%) XMPP
2 3 (1.46%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.46%) .NET
2 3 (1.46%) J2EE
2 3 (1.46%) Servlets
2 3 (1.46%) Web Services
3 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.22%) Thin Client
1 19 (9.22%) Fat Client
2 6 (2.91%) NHS
3 5 (2.43%) Replication
4 4 (1.94%) Clustering
4 4 (1.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.97%) Firmware
5 2 (0.97%) CLARiiON
5 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.49%) Open Source
6 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 138 (66.99%) Windows
2 68 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (29.13%) Linux
4 51 (24.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (15.53%) Windows XP
6 23 (11.17%) Ubuntu
6 23 (11.17%) CentOS
6 23 (11.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.80%) UNIX
8 12 (5.83%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.43%) VMS
10 5 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.43%) Solaris
11 3 (1.46%) SUSE
12 2 (0.97%) HPUX
13 1 (0.49%) AIX
13 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
2 21 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (9.22%) Service Management
4 18 (8.74%) Workflow
5 17 (8.25%) ITIL
5 17 (8.25%) Data Protection
6 13 (6.31%) Incident Management
7 10 (4.85%) Migration
8 9 (4.37%) Data Management
8 9 (4.37%) Load Balancing
8 9 (4.37%) High Availability
9 8 (3.88%) Master Data Management
9 8 (3.88%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (3.40%) Project Management
11 6 (2.91%) TOGAF
12 4 (1.94%) Content Management
12 4 (1.94%) Service Delivery
13 3 (1.46%) Asset Management
13 3 (1.46%) Infrastructure Management
13 3 (1.46%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.59%) SQL
2 19 (9.22%) Python
3 11 (5.34%) C
4 8 (3.88%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.43%) Java
6 3 (1.46%) VBScript
7 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.49%) Perl
7 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (10.68%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (8.25%) CCNP
2 17 (8.25%) CCSE
3 16 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.34%) MCSE
5 10 (4.85%) ISTQB
6 8 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.91%) MCP
8 6 (2.91%) MCITP
9 5 (2.43%) CCNA
10 4 (1.94%) MCSA
10 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.94%) VCAP
11 3 (1.46%) CCA
11 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.46%) CCEA
12 2 (0.97%) Degree
13 1 (0.49%) NCDA
13 1 (0.49%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 98 (47.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (31.07%) Active Directory
3 35 (16.99%) vSphere
4 25 (12.14%) VMware Server
5 22 (10.68%) Hyper-V
6 19 (9.22%) VMware ESX
7 16 (7.77%) XenApp
8 13 (6.31%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (5.34%) Xen
10 7 (3.40%) XenServer
11 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.46%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.46%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (9.22%) SCCM
2 13 (6.31%) Puppet
3 12 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (4.85%) SCOM
5 3 (1.46%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.97%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.97%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.97%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (31.07%) Citrix
2 60 (29.13%) Microsoft
3 57 (27.67%) HP
4 45 (21.84%) Cisco
5 32 (15.53%) NetApp
6 20 (9.71%) Splunk
7 19 (9.22%) EMC
8 17 (8.25%) CheckPoint
8 17 (8.25%) Infoblox
8 17 (8.25%) Imperva
8 17 (8.25%) F5
8 17 (8.25%) Blue Coat
9 15 (7.28%) Oracle
10 14 (6.80%) IBM
11 12 (5.83%) Dell
12 8 (3.88%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.91%) Veeam
13 6 (2.91%) Symantec
14 3 (1.46%) Juniper
14 3 (1.46%) Apple
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