The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.08% 5.23% 4.23%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 66.67% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +38.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £380 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £380 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £338
% change year-on-year -1.31% +12.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -54.14% -5.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 12 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 9.68% 7.84% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 18
Median daily rate £375 £1,000 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +263.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £380 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £1,000 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bradford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bradford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) GitHub
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Phone
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Phone
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) HP