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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 177 106 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.17% 4.55% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 14.69% 11.25% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 70 45
Average daily rate
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£320 £270 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £28.75 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.40 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.25 £24.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+15.23% -20.52%
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
1205 942 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.00% 40.41% 48.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 555 498
Average daily rate £342 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 66 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.88 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.03% -31.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.50 £43.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +21 128 £350 +66.66% 50
North Yorkshire -3 25 £300 -22.58% 12
South Yorkshire +2 19 £263 +16.66% 6
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 204 (55.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 195 (52.70%) Windows
3 143 (38.65%) Microsoft
4 100 (27.03%) Cisco
5 98 (26.49%) Linux
6 93 (25.14%) ITIL
7 91 (24.59%) SAN
8 86 (23.24%) Active Directory
9 76 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (19.73%) SQL
11 66 (17.84%) SQL Server
12 61 (16.49%) Firewall
13 58 (15.68%) DNS
14 57 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
15 56 (15.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 53 (14.32%) Citrix
17 50 (13.51%) HP
18 49 (13.24%) DHCP
19 47 (12.70%) Open Source
20 46 (12.43%) IIS
21 44 (11.89%) MS Excel
22 43 (11.62%) MS Exchange
22 43 (11.62%) Configuration Management
22 43 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
22 43 (11.62%) Data Centre
23 38 (10.27%) Load Balancing
23 38 (10.27%) Java
24 37 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
25 36 (9.73%) Hyper-V
25 36 (9.73%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 46 (12.43%) IIS
2 43 (11.62%) MS Exchange
3 30 (8.11%) Apache
4 27 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (7.03%) Tomcat
6 23 (6.22%) SharePoint
7 22 (5.95%) OpenStack
8 18 (4.86%) Cloud Foundry
9 14 (3.78%) nginx
10 13 (3.51%) WebSphere
10 13 (3.51%) Jetty
11 12 (3.24%) Node.js
12 10 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (1.62%) Lync
14 6 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (1.35%) JBoss
16 4 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.86%) MS Office
3 6 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (3.51%) Google App Engine
3 13 (3.51%) Office 365
3 13 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (24.59%) SAN
2 61 (16.49%) Firewall
3 58 (15.68%) DNS
4 49 (13.24%) DHCP
5 36 (9.73%) WAN
6 32 (8.65%) LAN
7 26 (7.03%) NAS
8 23 (6.22%) OSPF
9 20 (5.41%) TCP/IP
9 20 (5.41%) BIG-IP
10 19 (5.14%) Internet
10 19 (5.14%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (4.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 18 (4.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 18 (4.86%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (4.59%) SSL
13 16 (4.32%) BGP
14 15 (4.05%) HTTP
15 13 (3.51%) IPsec
15 13 (3.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.24%) MySQL
3 10 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.43%) Informix
4 9 (2.43%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (5.68%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.86%) TeamCity
2 18 (4.86%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.86%) Cucumber
2 18 (4.86%) Capybara
2 18 (4.86%) IntelliJ
3 7 (1.89%) JIRA
4 4 (1.08%) JMeter
4 4 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.27%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.27%) Subversion
6 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 35 (9.46%) Finance
2 14 (3.78%) Banking
3 8 (2.16%) Retail
4 5 (1.35%) Games
5 2 (0.54%) Law
5 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.27%) Local Government
6 1 (0.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (14.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (6.76%) Developer
2 25 (6.76%) Architect
3 24 (6.49%) Analyst
4 21 (5.68%) Support Engineer
4 21 (5.68%) Server Engineer
5 20 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 18 (4.86%) Consultant
6 18 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (4.86%) Ruby Developer
7 17 (4.59%) Windows Server Engineer
7 17 (4.59%) Infrastructure Architect
8 16 (4.32%) Administrator
9 14 (3.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 14 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.78%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (3.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (2.97%) Security Specialist
11 11 (2.97%) UNIX Engineer
11 11 (2.97%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.19%) .NET
2 21 (5.68%) Servlets
3 20 (5.41%) CSS
4 18 (4.86%) HTML
4 18 (4.86%) HTML5
4 18 (4.86%) Sinatra
4 18 (4.86%) CSS3
4 18 (4.86%) Sass
5 16 (4.32%) J2EE
6 13 (3.51%) Web Services
7 7 (1.89%) XML
8 3 (0.81%) WSDL
8 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.81%) Java EE
8 3 (0.81%) SOAP
9 2 (0.54%) Middleware
10 1 (0.27%) XMPP
10 1 (0.27%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.27%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.62%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.14%) Clustering
3 12 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (2.97%) IBM XIV
4 11 (2.97%) Fat Client
4 11 (2.97%) NHS
4 11 (2.97%) Thin Client
5 9 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.43%) Replication
6 5 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.54%) FMCG
8 2 (0.54%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.54%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.54%) PKI
8 2 (0.54%) Wiki
9 1 (0.27%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 195 (52.70%) Windows
2 98 (26.49%) Linux
3 76 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (15.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (9.46%) UNIX
7 27 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (4.32%) Windows 7
8 16 (4.32%) CentOS
9 15 (4.05%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.70%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
11 9 (2.43%) Windows 2000
12 8 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.35%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.35%) SUSE
14 2 (0.54%) Debian
14 2 (0.54%) Solaris
15 1 (0.27%) AIX
15 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (25.14%) ITIL
2 57 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (12.70%) Open Source
4 43 (11.62%) Configuration Management
5 38 (10.27%) Load Balancing
6 37 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (8.11%) Project Management
8 29 (7.84%) DevOps
9 21 (5.68%) Migration
9 21 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (5.41%) PRINCE2
11 19 (5.14%) Service Management
11 19 (5.14%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.86%) TDD
12 18 (4.86%) Web Design
12 18 (4.86%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (4.59%) Pair Programming
13 17 (4.59%) Change Management
14 16 (4.32%) E-Commerce
14 16 (4.32%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (19.73%) SQL
2 38 (10.27%) Java
3 31 (8.38%) Python
4 27 (7.30%) PowerShell
5 23 (6.22%) Bash Shell
6 21 (5.68%) JavaScript
7 20 (5.41%) Ruby
8 11 (2.97%) PHP
9 10 (2.70%) C
9 10 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.62%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.81%) C#
11 3 (0.81%) Perl
12 2 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (7.57%) MCSE
4 25 (6.76%) CCNP
4 25 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (5.68%) MCITP
6 19 (5.14%) Degree
7 18 (4.86%) CCSE
8 7 (1.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.89%) CCNA
9 5 (1.35%) MCSA
9 5 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.08%) MCP
10 4 (1.08%) ISEB
11 3 (0.81%) CISSP
11 3 (0.81%) CCIE
11 3 (0.81%) CCSP
11 3 (0.81%) MCTS
11 3 (0.81%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.41%) QA
2 8 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 204 (55.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (23.24%) Active Directory
3 36 (9.73%) Hyper-V
4 35 (9.46%) vSphere
5 26 (7.03%) VMware Server
6 22 (5.95%) KVM
7 21 (5.68%) QEMU
8 16 (4.32%) NFS
9 15 (4.05%) VMware ESX
10 14 (3.78%) Xen
11 13 (3.51%) XenServer
12 9 (2.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (2.16%) Terminal Services
13 8 (2.16%) XenApp
14 6 (1.62%) ISA Server
15 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (1.08%) vCloud
16 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
16 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 35 (9.46%) SCCM
2 24 (6.49%) Puppet
3 21 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (4.86%) Graylog
5 10 (2.70%) Nagios
6 9 (2.43%) SCOM
6 9 (2.43%) Opsview
7 8 (2.16%) Graphite
7 8 (2.16%) Cacti
7 8 (2.16%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (1.89%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.89%) SCVMM
8 7 (1.89%) Salt
9 5 (1.35%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.08%) WSUS
11 3 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.54%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 143 (38.65%) Microsoft
2 100 (27.03%) Cisco
3 53 (14.32%) Citrix
4 50 (13.51%) HP
5 33 (8.92%) NetApp
6 31 (8.38%) Red Hat
7 27 (7.30%) F5
8 25 (6.76%) IBM
8 25 (6.76%) Oracle
9 20 (5.41%) EMC
9 20 (5.41%) Blue Coat
10 18 (4.86%) CheckPoint
10 18 (4.86%) Akamai
10 18 (4.86%) New Relic
11 17 (4.59%) Infoblox
12 14 (3.78%) Google
12 14 (3.78%) Splunk
13 13 (3.51%) Brocade
14 12 (3.24%) SolarWinds
15 11 (2.97%) Imperva
Skipton
Computer Futures
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour + DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Markets Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Skipton
Computer Futures
Rate: £130 - £150 per day + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Hull
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £480 - £510 per annum + DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £420 - £430 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: £210 - £240 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago