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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 191 103 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.56% 4.02% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 14.93% 9.04% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 60 25
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £326 £309
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £9.50 £35.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.85% +250.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -6.66%
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
1279 1139 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.91% 44.46% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 696 405
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 67 73
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +38 140 £300 +2.12% 39
North Yorkshire -5 28 £388 -3.12% 8
South Yorkshire -15 14 £285 +19.74% 4
East Yorkshire +3 6 £180 +2.85% 4
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 178 (53.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 176 (53.17%) Windows
3 108 (32.63%) Microsoft
4 105 (31.72%) Linux
5 102 (30.82%) Cisco
6 90 (27.19%) Active Directory
6 90 (27.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (25.38%) DNS
8 81 (24.47%) ITIL
9 73 (22.05%) DHCP
10 72 (21.75%) SAN
11 67 (20.24%) HP
12 60 (18.13%) Firewall
13 57 (17.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (16.92%) Citrix
15 53 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (15.11%) SQL
17 49 (14.80%) SQL Server
18 47 (14.20%) Cisco Certification
19 43 (12.99%) MS Exchange
20 42 (12.69%) Open Source
21 41 (12.39%) F5
21 41 (12.39%) CheckPoint
21 41 (12.39%) CCNP
22 39 (11.78%) OSPF
22 39 (11.78%) Configuration Management
22 39 (11.78%) BIG-IP
22 39 (11.78%) Windows Server 2012
23 38 (11.48%) Blue Coat
23 38 (11.48%) CCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 43 (12.99%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.76%) Apache
3 27 (8.16%) IIS
4 22 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (6.34%) Tomcat
5 21 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (5.74%) OpenStack
7 18 (5.44%) SharePoint
8 15 (4.53%) WebSphere
9 14 (4.23%) Jetty
9 14 (4.23%) nginx
10 12 (3.63%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (1.51%) Node.js
11 5 (1.51%) Lync
11 5 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.21%) Tuxedo
12 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.91%) TeamSite
Applications
1 31 (9.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) 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 21 (6.34%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (3.93%) Google App Engine
3 13 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.63%) Office 365
5 4 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (25.38%) DNS
2 73 (22.05%) DHCP
3 72 (21.75%) SAN
4 60 (18.13%) Firewall
5 39 (11.78%) OSPF
5 39 (11.78%) BIG-IP
6 37 (11.18%) Cisco ASA
7 36 (10.88%) Cisco IOS
7 36 (10.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 36 (10.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 28 (8.46%) TCP/IP
9 27 (8.16%) Network Security
10 26 (7.85%) LAN
11 25 (7.55%) WAN
11 25 (7.55%) BGP
12 24 (7.25%) DMVPN
13 22 (6.65%) NetScreen
14 18 (5.44%) FTP
15 17 (5.14%) SSL
16 16 (4.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.02%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.42%) MySQL
5 8 (2.42%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.81%) Informix
8 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.30%) DB2
11 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (5.44%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.63%) IntelliJ
2 12 (3.63%) TeamCity
2 12 (3.63%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.63%) Cucumber
2 12 (3.63%) Capybara
3 5 (1.51%) MSI
4 4 (1.21%) JMeter
4 4 (1.21%) JIRA
4 4 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.30%) InstallShield
General
1 31 (9.37%) Finance
2 19 (5.74%) Banking
3 5 (1.51%) Games
3 5 (1.51%) Legal
4 4 (1.21%) Retail
5 3 (0.91%) Advertising
6 2 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (9.67%) Support Engineer
2 27 (8.16%) Server Engineer
3 25 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (7.25%) Architect
5 22 (6.65%) Security Specialist
5 22 (6.65%) Network Specialist
5 22 (6.65%) Network Security Specialist
6 21 (6.34%) Analyst
7 19 (5.74%) Project Manager
7 19 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (5.44%) Windows Server Engineer
9 16 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (4.83%) Developer
10 15 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.93%) Network Engineer
12 13 (3.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 13 (3.93%) Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (3.63%) Administrator
13 12 (3.63%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.37%) .NET
2 21 (6.34%) Servlets
3 14 (4.23%) HTML
3 14 (4.23%) CSS
4 13 (3.93%) J2EE
5 12 (3.63%) HTML5
5 12 (3.63%) Sinatra
5 12 (3.63%) CSS3
5 12 (3.63%) Sass
6 6 (1.81%) Web Services
7 4 (1.21%) XML
7 4 (1.21%) Middleware
7 4 (1.21%) X-Windows
7 4 (1.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (0.91%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.60%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.60%) XSLT
9 2 (0.60%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.69%) Open Source
2 23 (6.95%) Fat Client
2 23 (6.95%) Thin Client
3 20 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.83%) Clustering
5 11 (3.32%) Replication
6 10 (3.02%) NHS
7 8 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.11%) IBM XIV
9 4 (1.21%) PDA
10 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.91%) PKI
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.60%) Wiki
11 2 (0.60%) CCTV
12 1 (0.30%) CMDB
12 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.30%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 176 (53.17%) Windows
2 105 (31.72%) Linux
3 90 (27.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (17.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (11.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (6.34%) Windows 7
6 21 (6.34%) Windows XP
6 21 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (5.74%) UNIX
8 17 (5.14%) CentOS
9 15 (4.53%) Ubuntu
10 8 (2.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (2.11%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.81%) AIX
12 6 (1.81%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.21%) Solaris
14 3 (0.91%) Debian
15 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (24.47%) ITIL
2 53 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (11.78%) Configuration Management
4 33 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (9.37%) E-Commerce
5 31 (9.37%) Load Balancing
6 21 (6.34%) Project Management
7 20 (6.04%) PRINCE2
8 18 (5.44%) Incident Management
8 18 (5.44%) DevOps
8 18 (5.44%) Mentoring
9 17 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (5.14%) Service Management
10 16 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (4.83%) Automated Testing
10 16 (4.83%) Unit Testing
11 15 (4.53%) Migration
12 13 (3.93%) Service Delivery
13 12 (3.63%) TDD
13 12 (3.63%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.11%) SQL
2 30 (9.06%) Java
3 29 (8.76%) Python
4 20 (6.04%) PowerShell
4 20 (6.04%) Bash Shell
5 17 (5.14%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.14%) C
6 14 (4.23%) Ruby
7 10 (3.02%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.42%) PHP
9 2 (0.60%) C#
9 2 (0.60%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (14.20%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (12.39%) CCNP
3 38 (11.48%) CCSE
4 15 (4.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.93%) MCSE
7 12 (3.63%) Degree
8 10 (3.02%) MCSA
8 10 (3.02%) CCNA
9 7 (2.11%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.51%) MCP
11 4 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.21%) ISEB
12 2 (0.60%) CISSP
12 2 (0.60%) VCAP
12 2 (0.60%) VCP5
12 2 (0.60%) CCSA
12 2 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.23%) QA
2 11 (3.32%) SLA
3 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.91%) HIPAA
System Software
1 178 (53.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (27.19%) Active Directory
3 25 (7.55%) vSphere
4 22 (6.65%) KVM
4 22 (6.65%) Hyper-V
5 21 (6.34%) VMware Server
6 19 (5.74%) QEMU
7 17 (5.14%) VMware ESX
8 15 (4.53%) Xen
9 13 (3.93%) Terminal Services
10 12 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (3.32%) XenServer
12 7 (2.11%) XenDesktop
13 5 (1.51%) XenApp
13 5 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (1.51%) NFS
13 5 (1.51%) ISA Server
14 4 (1.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.91%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (7.25%) SCCM
2 18 (5.44%) Puppet
3 17 (5.14%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.63%) Graylog
5 11 (3.32%) SCOM
6 8 (2.42%) WSUS
7 7 (2.11%) Tivoli
7 7 (2.11%) Nagios
8 6 (1.81%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.51%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.21%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.21%) Cacti
10 4 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (1.21%) Opsview
10 4 (1.21%) Graphite
10 4 (1.21%) Salt
11 3 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.60%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 108 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 102 (30.82%) Cisco
3 67 (20.24%) HP
4 56 (16.92%) Citrix
5 41 (12.39%) CheckPoint
5 41 (12.39%) F5
6 38 (11.48%) Blue Coat
7 32 (9.67%) Infoblox
8 29 (8.76%) Oracle
9 26 (7.85%) NetApp
9 26 (7.85%) Red Hat
10 25 (7.55%) Imperva
11 18 (5.44%) IBM
12 13 (3.93%) Google
13 12 (3.63%) Akamai
13 12 (3.63%) New Relic
14 11 (3.32%) Splunk
14 11 (3.32%) Juniper
14 11 (3.32%) EMC
15 8 (2.42%) SolarWinds
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £320 - £380 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Knaresborough
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago