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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 177 104 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.61% 4.23% 3.37%
As % of the Vendors category 14.97% 9.52% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 54 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £202 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +250.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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
1182 1092 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.17% 44.37% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 642 393
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 56 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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 +29 112 £320 +2.40% 57
North Yorkshire +4 36 £401 +0.12% 13
South Yorkshire -9 12 £248 -6.07% 8
East Yorkshire +3 10 £150 -14.28% 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 181 (54.68%) Windows
2 174 (52.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (33.23%) Microsoft
4 103 (31.12%) Active Directory
5 102 (30.82%) Cisco
6 85 (25.68%) Linux
7 83 (25.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 78 (23.56%) ITIL
9 75 (22.66%) DNS
10 64 (19.34%) HP
10 64 (19.34%) Citrix
11 63 (19.03%) DHCP
12 60 (18.13%) SAN
13 55 (16.62%) MS Exchange
13 55 (16.62%) SQL Server
14 54 (16.31%) Firewall
15 53 (16.01%) Windows Server 2003
16 49 (14.80%) Windows Server 2012
17 47 (14.20%) SQL
18 46 (13.90%) Cisco Certification
19 43 (12.99%) vSphere
20 41 (12.39%) CheckPoint
21 40 (12.08%) CCNP
21 40 (12.08%) F5
21 40 (12.08%) Cisco ASA
22 39 (11.78%) BIG-IP
22 39 (11.78%) OSPF
22 39 (11.78%) Finance
22 39 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
23 38 (11.48%) Blue Coat

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (16.62%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.16%) IIS
3 25 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (5.14%) SharePoint
5 17 (5.14%) OpenStack
6 16 (4.83%) Apache
7 13 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (3.02%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (2.72%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.81%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.51%) Lync
12 4 (1.21%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.21%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.91%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.91%) nginx
13 3 (0.91%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.91%) Jetty
Applications
1 30 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.91%) Exstream
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.81%) Office 365
3 4 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (22.66%) DNS
2 63 (19.03%) DHCP
3 60 (18.13%) SAN
4 54 (16.31%) Firewall
5 40 (12.08%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (11.78%) BIG-IP
6 39 (11.78%) OSPF
7 37 (11.18%) Cisco IOS
8 36 (10.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 36 (10.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 27 (8.16%) Network Security
10 25 (7.55%) BGP
11 24 (7.25%) DMVPN
12 23 (6.95%) LAN
13 22 (6.65%) NetScreen
14 21 (6.34%) WAN
15 20 (6.04%) NAS
16 17 (5.14%) TCP/IP
17 15 (4.53%) VPN
18 13 (3.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.51%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.51%) MySQL
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.60%) Informix
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (3.02%) IntelliJ
1 10 (3.02%) TeamCity
1 10 (3.02%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.02%) Cucumber
1 10 (3.02%) Capybara
2 6 (1.81%) MSI
3 5 (1.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.21%) JMeter
4 4 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) JIRA
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 39 (11.78%) Finance
2 17 (5.14%) Banking
3 5 (1.51%) Legal
4 4 (1.21%) Retail
4 4 (1.21%) Games
5 3 (0.91%) Advertising
5 3 (0.91%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (8.46%) Server Engineer
2 27 (8.16%) Support Engineer
3 24 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (7.25%) Architect
3 24 (7.25%) Analyst
4 23 (6.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 22 (6.65%) Security Specialist
5 22 (6.65%) Network Specialist
5 22 (6.65%) Network Security Specialist
6 19 (5.74%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.44%) Windows Server Engineer
8 16 (4.83%) Network Engineer
8 16 (4.83%) Administrator
9 15 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (3.93%) Developer
11 12 (3.63%) Consultant
11 12 (3.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 12 (3.63%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (3.63%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.44%) .NET
2 12 (3.63%) CSS
2 12 (3.63%) HTML
3 10 (3.02%) Servlets
3 10 (3.02%) Sass
3 10 (3.02%) HTML5
3 10 (3.02%) Sinatra
3 10 (3.02%) CSS3
4 6 (1.81%) Web Services
5 4 (1.21%) XML
5 4 (1.21%) Middleware
5 4 (1.21%) X-Windows
5 4 (1.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (0.91%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.60%) J2EE
7 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.60%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.60%) XSLT
7 2 (0.60%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.37%) Open Source
2 23 (6.95%) Fat Client
2 23 (6.95%) Thin Client
3 20 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.93%) Clustering
5 11 (3.32%) Replication
6 6 (1.81%) NHS
7 5 (1.51%) PDA
8 4 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.91%) IBM XIV
9 3 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.91%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.60%) CCTV
11 1 (0.30%) CMDB
11 1 (0.30%) Wiki
11 1 (0.30%) FMCG
11 1 (0.30%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 181 (54.68%) Windows
2 85 (25.68%) Linux
3 83 (25.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (16.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (14.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (4.83%) Windows XP
7 16 (4.83%) Windows 7
8 15 (4.53%) UNIX
9 11 (3.32%) CentOS
10 9 (2.72%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.11%) AIX
12 6 (1.81%) Solaris
12 6 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.51%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.21%) SUSE
15 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.60%) Debian
16 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.56%) ITIL
2 39 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (9.37%) E-Commerce
4 29 (8.76%) Configuration Management
4 29 (8.76%) Load Balancing
5 23 (6.95%) Project Management
6 21 (6.34%) PRINCE2
7 19 (5.74%) Migration
8 18 (5.44%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (5.44%) Incident Management
8 18 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (5.14%) Mentoring
9 17 (5.14%) Service Management
10 14 (4.23%) DevOps
10 14 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (3.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.02%) TDD
12 10 (3.02%) Pair Programming
12 10 (3.02%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (14.20%) SQL
2 23 (6.95%) Python
3 19 (5.74%) Bash Shell
4 18 (5.44%) C
5 17 (5.14%) Java
5 17 (5.14%) PowerShell
6 15 (4.53%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.63%) Ruby
8 10 (3.02%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.51%) PHP
10 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.60%) Perl
11 2 (0.60%) C#
12 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (13.90%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (12.08%) CCNP
3 38 (11.48%) CCSE
4 16 (4.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.63%) MCSE
7 10 (3.02%) Degree
8 9 (2.72%) MCSA
8 9 (2.72%) CCNA
9 5 (1.51%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.21%) MCP
10 4 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.21%) ISEB
11 3 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.60%) VCAP
12 2 (0.60%) VCP5
12 2 (0.60%) MCITP
12 2 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.93%) SLA
2 12 (3.63%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 174 (52.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (31.12%) Active Directory
3 43 (12.99%) vSphere
4 28 (8.46%) VMware ESX
5 20 (6.04%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.04%) KVM
6 17 (5.14%) QEMU
7 14 (4.23%) VMware Server
8 13 (3.93%) Terminal Services
9 11 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (3.02%) XenServer
11 8 (2.42%) XenDesktop
12 5 (1.51%) XenApp
13 4 (1.21%) NFS
13 4 (1.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (1.21%) Xen
14 3 (0.91%) vCloud
15 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.60%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.60%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 30 (9.06%) SCCM
2 20 (6.04%) SCOM
3 14 (4.23%) Puppet
4 13 (3.93%) NetBackup
5 11 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (3.02%) Graylog
7 8 (2.42%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.81%) WSUS
8 6 (1.81%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.21%) Nagios
10 3 (0.91%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.60%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.60%) EMC Navisphere
11 2 (0.60%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 110 (33.23%) Microsoft
2 102 (30.82%) Cisco
3 64 (19.34%) HP
3 64 (19.34%) Citrix
4 41 (12.39%) CheckPoint
5 40 (12.08%) F5
6 38 (11.48%) Blue Coat
7 32 (9.67%) Infoblox
8 30 (9.06%) Oracle
9 26 (7.85%) NetApp
10 25 (7.55%) Red Hat
10 25 (7.55%) Imperva
11 23 (6.95%) EMC
12 21 (6.34%) IBM
13 15 (4.53%) Symantec
14 11 (3.32%) Juniper
15 10 (3.02%) Akamai
15 10 (3.02%) New Relic
16 9 (2.72%) SonicWALL
17 8 (2.42%) Dell
East Riding
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £100 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £140 - £141 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago