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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 36 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 103 81 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.27% 3.65% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 9.86% 8.27% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 44 44
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Average hourly rate £16.75 £32.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% +91.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £16.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +13.75%
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 979 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.34% 44.06% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 515 526
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 59
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £9.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +19 69 £305 +1.66% 37
South Yorkshire -8 17 £335 +16.52% 11
North Yorkshire +1 7 £332 -14.45% 6
East Yorkshire +3 6 £320 - 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 134 (64.73%) Windows
2 95 (45.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (32.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (31.88%) Active Directory
5 64 (30.92%) Citrix
6 62 (29.95%) Microsoft
7 56 (27.05%) SAN
8 53 (25.60%) Linux
9 49 (23.67%) HP
9 49 (23.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (18.84%) Cisco
10 39 (18.84%) MS Exchange
11 36 (17.39%) DNS
12 34 (16.43%) NetApp
13 33 (15.94%) Windows XP
14 31 (14.98%) DHCP
15 30 (14.49%) Firewall
16 28 (13.53%) vSphere
17 26 (12.56%) MS Excel
17 26 (12.56%) SQL
18 25 (12.08%) VMware Server
18 25 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (11.59%) Finance
20 23 (11.11%) Ubuntu
20 23 (11.11%) CentOS
21 22 (10.63%) SCCM
22 20 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (9.66%) Splunk
23 19 (9.18%) Hyper-V
23 19 (9.18%) EMC

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.86%) IIS
6 7 (3.38%) Lync
7 4 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.93%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.45%) Jetty
8 3 (1.45%) nginx
9 2 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.97%) CMS
9 2 (0.97%) Apache
9 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.28%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.45%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (27.05%) SAN
2 36 (17.39%) DNS
3 31 (14.98%) DHCP
4 30 (14.49%) Firewall
5 19 (9.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (6.76%) VPN
7 13 (6.28%) OSPF
7 13 (6.28%) BGP
7 13 (6.28%) NetScreen
7 13 (6.28%) BIG-IP
7 13 (6.28%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (6.28%) Network Security
7 13 (6.28%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (6.28%) DMVPN
7 13 (6.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (6.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 10 (4.83%) Wireless
9 8 (3.86%) IPsec
10 5 (2.42%) MPLS
11 4 (1.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.31%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (1.93%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.45%) MSI
3 3 (1.45%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (11.59%) Finance
2 8 (3.86%) Banking
3 3 (1.45%) German Language
4 2 (0.97%) Norwegian Language
4 2 (0.97%) Advertising
4 2 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (12.08%) Architect
2 23 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 22 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (9.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 17 (8.21%) Consultant
7 15 (7.25%) Analyst
8 13 (6.28%) Network Specialist
8 13 (6.28%) Security Specialist
8 13 (6.28%) Network Security Specialist
9 12 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) Administrator
11 9 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (3.86%) IT Support
12 8 (3.86%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.86%) Server Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 6 (2.90%) IT Support Engineer
14 6 (2.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.42%) XMPP
2 3 (1.45%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.45%) .NET
2 3 (1.45%) J2EE
2 3 (1.45%) Servlets
3 2 (0.97%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.76%) Fat Client
2 14 (6.76%) Thin Client
3 6 (2.90%) NHS
4 4 (1.93%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.93%) CLARiiON
5 3 (1.45%) Replication
6 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.97%) Clustering
6 2 (0.97%) Firmware
6 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 134 (64.73%) Windows
2 68 (32.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (25.60%) Linux
4 49 (23.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (15.94%) Windows XP
6 25 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 23 (11.11%) CentOS
8 13 (6.28%) UNIX
9 12 (5.80%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.38%) VMS
11 5 (2.42%) Solaris
11 5 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.42%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.45%) SUSE
13 2 (0.97%) HPUX
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.48%) Fedora
14 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (8.70%) E-Commerce
1 18 (8.70%) Service Management
1 18 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (8.70%) Workflow
2 17 (8.21%) ITIL
3 15 (7.25%) Data Protection
4 13 (6.28%) Incident Management
5 11 (5.31%) Migration
6 8 (3.86%) Load Balancing
6 8 (3.86%) High Availability
7 7 (3.38%) Project Management
8 6 (2.90%) Data Management
8 6 (2.90%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.42%) Line Management
9 5 (2.42%) Master Data Management
9 5 (2.42%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (1.93%) DevOps
10 4 (1.93%) TOGAF
10 4 (1.93%) Content Management
10 4 (1.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.56%) SQL
2 19 (9.18%) Python
3 10 (4.83%) C
4 8 (3.86%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.90%) VBScript
6 5 (2.42%) Java
7 3 (1.45%) VB
8 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.48%) Ruby
9 1 (0.48%) PHP
9 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (6.28%) MCSE
3 13 (6.28%) CCNP
3 13 (6.28%) CCSE
4 9 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.90%) MCITP
6 6 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.90%) MCP
7 5 (2.42%) CCNA
7 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.93%) MCSA
9 3 (1.45%) CCA
9 3 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.45%) CCEA
10 2 (0.97%) VCAP
11 1 (0.48%) NCDA
11 1 (0.48%) NCIE
11 1 (0.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 95 (45.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (31.88%) Active Directory
3 28 (13.53%) vSphere
4 25 (12.08%) VMware Server
5 19 (9.18%) Hyper-V
6 18 (8.70%) VMware ESX
7 17 (8.21%) XenApp
8 11 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (3.86%) Xen
10 7 (3.38%) XenServer
11 4 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.45%) MetaFrame
12 3 (1.45%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.45%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.48%) vCloud
13 1 (0.48%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (10.63%) SCCM
2 15 (7.25%) Puppet
3 13 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (5.31%) SCOM
5 6 (2.90%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.93%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.97%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.97%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.97%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.97%) Nagios
7 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.48%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (0.48%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.48%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (30.92%) Citrix
2 62 (29.95%) Microsoft
3 49 (23.67%) HP
4 39 (18.84%) Cisco
5 34 (16.43%) NetApp
6 20 (9.66%) Splunk
7 19 (9.18%) EMC
8 13 (6.28%) Infoblox
8 13 (6.28%) Imperva
8 13 (6.28%) F5
8 13 (6.28%) Blue Coat
8 13 (6.28%) CheckPoint
9 12 (5.80%) IBM
10 11 (5.31%) Oracle
10 11 (5.31%) Dell
11 9 (4.35%) Symantec
11 9 (4.35%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.90%) Veeam
13 5 (2.42%) Remedy
14 3 (1.45%) Juniper
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £18 - £22.5 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £25 - £32 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 - £30.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago