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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 136 92 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.37% 4.01% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 13.01% 9.47% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 42 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Average hourly rate £12.75 £28.74 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.62% +187.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £42.50 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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
1045 972 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.24% 42.39% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 535 411
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.88 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 61 £360 +52.38% 51
North Yorkshire +9 44 £401 +0.12% 13
East Yorkshire +4 12 £150 -14.28% 3
South Yorkshire -14 11 £213 -26.08% 6
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 159 (55.79%) Windows
2 142 (49.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (37.19%) Microsoft
4 96 (33.68%) Active Directory
5 87 (30.53%) Cisco
6 73 (25.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 71 (24.91%) ITIL
8 70 (24.56%) DNS
9 63 (22.11%) Citrix
9 63 (22.11%) Linux
10 59 (20.70%) DHCP
10 59 (20.70%) HP
11 55 (19.30%) MS Exchange
12 54 (18.95%) Firewall
13 53 (18.60%) SAN
14 50 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 50 (17.54%) vSphere
15 45 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
16 44 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
17 42 (14.74%) SQL Server
18 41 (14.39%) CheckPoint
19 40 (14.04%) CCNP
19 40 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
20 39 (13.68%) OSPF
21 38 (13.33%) CCSE
21 38 (13.33%) F5
22 37 (12.98%) Cisco IOS
22 37 (12.98%) BIG-IP
23 36 (12.63%) Blue Coat
23 36 (12.63%) Finance

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.88%) IIS
3 20 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (5.26%) Apache
6 15 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
8 9 (3.16%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.40%) Tuxedo
11 4 (1.40%) JBoss
12 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.05%) TeamSite
12 3 (1.05%) WorkSite
12 3 (1.05%) Lync
13 2 (0.70%) Jetty
13 2 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.05%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) IaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (24.56%) DNS
2 59 (20.70%) DHCP
3 54 (18.95%) Firewall
4 53 (18.60%) SAN
5 40 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (13.68%) OSPF
7 37 (12.98%) BIG-IP
7 37 (12.98%) Cisco IOS
8 36 (12.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 36 (12.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 27 (9.47%) Network Security
10 25 (8.77%) BGP
11 24 (8.42%) DMVPN
12 22 (7.72%) NetScreen
12 22 (7.72%) LAN
13 21 (7.37%) WAN
14 19 (6.67%) NAS
15 17 (5.96%) VPN
16 16 (5.61%) TCP/IP
17 13 (4.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.75%) MySQL
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.35%) DB2
10 1 (0.35%) Informix
10 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (3.16%) MSI
2 5 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.75%) Capybara
2 5 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.75%) IntelliJ
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.70%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (12.63%) Finance
2 15 (5.26%) Banking
3 4 (1.40%) Retail
3 4 (1.40%) Legal
4 3 (1.05%) Advertising
4 3 (1.05%) Games
5 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (8.77%) Server Engineer
2 23 (8.07%) Support Engineer
2 23 (8.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (7.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (7.72%) Security Specialist
3 22 (7.72%) Network Specialist
3 22 (7.72%) Network Security Specialist
4 20 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 16 (5.61%) Analyst
5 16 (5.61%) Network Engineer
5 16 (5.61%) Administrator
6 13 (4.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 12 (4.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 12 (4.21%) Architect
7 12 (4.21%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (3.86%) Consultant
8 11 (3.86%) Windows Server Engineer
8 11 (3.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.16%) .NET
2 7 (2.46%) HTML
3 5 (1.75%) Sass
3 5 (1.75%) CSS
3 5 (1.75%) HTML5
3 5 (1.75%) Sinatra
3 5 (1.75%) CSS3
4 4 (1.40%) Middleware
4 4 (1.40%) X-Windows
4 4 (1.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (1.05%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.70%) Web Services
6 2 (0.70%) XML
6 2 (0.70%) XSLT
6 2 (0.70%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.35%) Servlets
7 1 (0.35%) J2EE
7 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.07%) Thin Client
1 23 (8.07%) Fat Client
2 17 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.16%) Replication
3 9 (3.16%) Clustering
4 8 (2.81%) Open Source
5 6 (2.11%) CLARiiON
6 5 (1.75%) NHS
6 5 (1.75%) PDA
7 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.70%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.70%) CCTV
9 1 (0.35%) CMDB
9 1 (0.35%) Wiki
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
9 1 (0.35%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 159 (55.79%) Windows
2 73 (25.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (22.11%) Linux
4 50 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 14 (4.91%) UNIX
8 14 (4.91%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.16%) CentOS
9 9 (3.16%) Solaris
10 7 (2.46%) AIX
10 7 (2.46%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.11%) SUSE
12 5 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.40%) VMS
13 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.70%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.91%) ITIL
2 31 (10.88%) E-Commerce
3 24 (8.42%) Project Management
4 22 (7.72%) PRINCE2
5 19 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 18 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (5.96%) Migration
7 17 (5.96%) Incident Management
8 16 (5.61%) Service Delivery
9 15 (5.26%) Service Management
10 14 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (4.91%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.56%) Configuration Management
12 9 (3.16%) Line Management
13 7 (2.46%) Problem Management
13 7 (2.46%) Supplier Management
13 7 (2.46%) Software Deployment
14 6 (2.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.93%) SQL
2 18 (6.32%) C
3 12 (4.21%) Java
4 11 (3.86%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.16%) Ruby
6 8 (2.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.81%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.75%) PHP
8 5 (1.75%) Python
9 4 (1.40%) VBScript
10 3 (1.05%) VB
10 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (14.04%) CCNP
3 38 (13.33%) CCSE
4 15 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (4.21%) MCSE
7 8 (2.81%) MCSA
8 7 (2.46%) CCNA
8 7 (2.46%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.46%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.11%) Degree
10 5 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.40%) MCP
12 3 (1.05%) ISEB
13 2 (0.70%) CISSP
13 2 (0.70%) CCSA
13 2 (0.70%) HND
13 2 (0.70%) CCDA
13 2 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.56%) SLA
2 6 (2.11%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 142 (49.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (33.68%) Active Directory
3 50 (17.54%) vSphere
4 30 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 14 (4.91%) Hyper-V
6 13 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.51%) XenServer
7 10 (3.51%) Terminal Services
8 9 (3.16%) VMware Server
9 6 (2.11%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.11%) vCloud
10 4 (1.40%) XenApp
10 4 (1.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.05%) Xen
11 3 (1.05%) NFS
11 3 (1.05%) KVM
12 2 (0.70%) SRDF
12 2 (0.70%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 33 (11.58%) SCCM
2 23 (8.07%) SCOM
3 19 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 10 (3.51%) Tivoli
5 9 (3.16%) Puppet
6 7 (2.46%) WSUS
7 5 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (1.75%) Graylog
8 4 (1.40%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.40%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (1.40%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.40%) Nagios
9 3 (1.05%) ARCserve
9 3 (1.05%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.35%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 106 (37.19%) Microsoft
2 87 (30.53%) Cisco
3 63 (22.11%) Citrix
4 59 (20.70%) HP
5 41 (14.39%) CheckPoint
6 38 (13.33%) F5
7 36 (12.63%) Blue Coat
8 32 (11.23%) EMC
8 32 (11.23%) NetApp
8 32 (11.23%) Infoblox
9 29 (10.18%) Oracle
10 28 (9.82%) Red Hat
11 25 (8.77%) Imperva
12 22 (7.72%) Symantec
13 21 (7.37%) IBM
14 11 (3.86%) Juniper
15 8 (2.81%) Lotus
16 7 (2.46%) Remedy
16 7 (2.46%) McAfee
16 7 (2.46%) SonicWALL
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Gem Partnership
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £100 - £130 per day + DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Barnsley
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago