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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 36 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing VMware 129 139 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.43% 5.57% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 11.09% 13.71% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 101 34
Average daily rate £398 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £180 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £17.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £16.00 £27.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
1163 1014 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.97% 40.63% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 638 510
Average daily rate £398 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 45 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.07 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.72 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 96 £398 +13.57% 41
South Yorkshire -4 21 £350 +0.71% 8
North Yorkshire -23 10 £300 -25.09% 12
East Yorkshire -7 1 - - 5
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 196 (64.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 181 (59.54%) Windows
3 127 (41.78%) Microsoft
4 126 (41.45%) Active Directory
5 114 (37.50%) Linux
6 105 (34.54%) Windows Server
7 74 (24.34%) DevOps
8 70 (23.03%) Puppet
9 64 (21.05%) Jenkins
10 58 (19.08%) Amazon AWS
10 58 (19.08%) Java
11 57 (18.75%) Configuration Management
12 54 (17.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 53 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
14 52 (17.11%) IIS
14 52 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (16.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 51 (16.78%) Finance
15 51 (16.78%) Opscode Chef
16 49 (16.12%) SQL
17 47 (15.46%) MS Exchange
17 47 (15.46%) DNS
17 47 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
18 44 (14.47%) Migration
19 43 (14.14%) Cisco
20 41 (13.49%) SAN
20 41 (13.49%) Windows 7
21 39 (12.83%) Bash Shell
22 38 (12.50%) ITIL
22 38 (12.50%) Data Centre

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (17.11%) IIS
2 47 (15.46%) MS Exchange
3 36 (11.84%) Apache
4 31 (10.20%) Tomcat
5 27 (8.88%) nginx
6 24 (7.89%) WebSphere
7 23 (7.57%) Jetty
8 18 (5.92%) OpenStack
9 14 (4.61%) Confluence
10 8 (2.63%) Node.js
11 7 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (1.64%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.99%) JBoss
15 2 (0.66%) CloudStack
15 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
16 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
16 1 (0.33%) Lync
16 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.33%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 28 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (19.08%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (9.87%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (8.22%) Google App Engine
3 25 (8.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.96%) Office 365
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.99%) GitHub
6 3 (0.99%) IaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.46%) DNS
2 41 (13.49%) SAN
3 37 (12.17%) TCP/IP
4 35 (11.51%) DHCP
5 30 (9.87%) HTTP
6 27 (8.88%) SSL
7 24 (7.89%) FTP
7 24 (7.89%) IPsec
8 23 (7.57%) Firewall
9 21 (6.91%) LAN
10 20 (6.58%) WAN
11 13 (4.28%) NAS
12 12 (3.95%) Internet
13 9 (2.96%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (2.30%) FWSM
14 7 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (2.30%) VPN
15 6 (1.97%) MPLS
15 6 (1.97%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.57%) MySQL
3 12 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.62%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.30%) Redis
5 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.97%) Informix
6 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.33%) Big Data
9 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.33%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.33%) QlikView
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 30 (9.87%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.92%) Maven
4 16 (5.26%) JIRA
5 14 (4.61%) Selenium
6 12 (3.95%) Appium
6 12 (3.95%) Mocha
6 12 (3.95%) SonarQube
7 6 (1.97%) JMeter
7 6 (1.97%) Subversion
7 6 (1.97%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.99%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.66%) FishEye
10 2 (0.66%) Hudson
10 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (16.78%) Finance
2 18 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.95%) Games
3 12 (3.95%) Legal
4 11 (3.62%) Banking
5 7 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.97%) Law
6 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.64%) Electronics
7 5 (1.64%) Marketing
7 5 (1.64%) Retail
8 3 (0.99%) Advertising
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (13.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (13.16%) Analyst
3 31 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (6.91%) Consultant
5 20 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (6.58%) VMware Engineer
6 19 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
8 15 (4.93%) 1st Line Support
8 15 (4.93%) Windows Engineer
9 14 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (4.61%) Service Analyst
10 13 (4.28%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (3.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 12 (3.95%) Administrator
11 12 (3.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 11 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (3.62%) Server Engineer
13 10 (3.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.84%) .NET
2 25 (8.22%) Servlets
3 23 (7.57%) J2EE
4 10 (3.29%) XML
5 7 (2.30%) Middleware
6 6 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (1.97%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.97%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (1.32%) CSS
7 4 (1.32%) MCollective
7 4 (1.32%) Web Services
8 3 (0.99%) LAMP
8 3 (0.99%) REST
8 3 (0.99%) Sensu
8 3 (0.99%) SOAP
9 2 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.66%) COM+
9 2 (0.66%) Play Framework
9 2 (0.66%) XSLT
10 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.62%) Clustering
3 9 (2.96%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (1.97%) Fat Client
5 6 (1.97%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.64%) NHS
7 4 (1.32%) Replication
8 3 (0.99%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.99%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 181 (59.54%) Windows
2 114 (37.50%) Linux
3 105 (34.54%) Windows Server
4 54 (17.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (16.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (13.49%) Windows 7
8 29 (9.54%) Unix
8 29 (9.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (7.89%) CentOS
10 23 (7.57%) Ubuntu
11 15 (4.93%) Windows XP
12 14 (4.61%) Windows 8
13 7 (2.30%) Data ONTAP
14 6 (1.97%) SUSE
15 5 (1.64%) Windows 2000
16 4 (1.32%) AIX
16 4 (1.32%) Solaris
16 4 (1.32%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (24.34%) DevOps
2 57 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 53 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (14.47%) Migration
6 38 (12.50%) ITIL
7 23 (7.57%) Open Source
7 23 (7.57%) Web Operations
8 20 (6.58%) Build Automation
9 16 (5.26%) Scrum
10 13 (4.28%) Unit Testing
11 12 (3.95%) Automated Testing
11 12 (3.95%) Change Management
11 12 (3.95%) High Availability
12 11 (3.62%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (3.62%) Service Management
13 10 (3.29%) Load Balancing
14 9 (2.96%) Project Management
15 8 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 58 (19.08%) Java
2 49 (16.12%) SQL
3 39 (12.83%) Bash Shell
4 31 (10.20%) Ruby
5 29 (9.54%) Perl
6 28 (9.21%) PowerShell
7 20 (6.58%) Python
8 14 (4.61%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.62%) JavaScript
10 10 (3.29%) C#
11 9 (2.96%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.64%) C
12 5 (1.64%) C++
13 4 (1.32%) PHP
14 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.66%) Scala
15 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.33%) Go
15 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (9.87%) Security Cleared
3 29 (9.54%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.25%) MCSA
4 19 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (3.62%) MCITP
5 11 (3.62%) MCSE
6 9 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.63%) CCNP
8 3 (0.99%) CCNA
8 3 (0.99%) Degree
9 2 (0.66%) CCIE
9 2 (0.66%) CCSP
9 2 (0.66%) CISSP
9 2 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.33%) CCSE
10 1 (0.33%) RHCE
10 1 (0.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.63%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 196 (64.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (41.45%) Active Directory
3 36 (11.84%) Xen
4 33 (10.86%) Hyper-V
5 31 (10.20%) vSphere
6 24 (7.89%) Docker
7 16 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 12 (3.95%) VMware Server
9 10 (3.29%) NFS
9 10 (3.29%) XenApp
10 9 (2.96%) KVM
10 9 (2.96%) vCloud
11 8 (2.63%) XenDesktop
12 6 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.32%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.99%) Firmware
14 3 (0.99%) Varnish
15 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
16 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 70 (23.03%) Puppet
2 51 (16.78%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (9.21%) Ansible
4 21 (6.91%) SCCM
5 10 (3.29%) Opsview
6 7 (2.30%) Nagios
7 6 (1.97%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (1.97%) Salt
8 5 (1.64%) Cacti
8 5 (1.64%) Graphite
8 5 (1.64%) logstash
8 5 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.64%) SCOM
9 4 (1.32%) DameWare
9 4 (1.32%) Grafana
9 4 (1.32%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (1.32%) ThinApp
10 3 (0.99%) Kibana
10 3 (0.99%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 127 (41.78%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.14%) Cisco
3 33 (10.86%) Red Hat
4 28 (9.21%) HP
5 25 (8.22%) Google
6 24 (7.89%) Citrix
7 19 (6.25%) Oracle
8 14 (4.61%) EMC
9 13 (4.28%) F5
9 13 (4.28%) NetApp
10 12 (3.95%) Atlassian
11 7 (2.30%) Brocade
11 7 (2.30%) Symantec
12 6 (1.97%) BMC
12 6 (1.97%) Dell
13 5 (1.64%) IBM
13 5 (1.64%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.64%) SAP
13 5 (1.64%) Splunk
13 5 (1.64%) Veritas
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