The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 20 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.11% 5.33% 6.07%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 14.29% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
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 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +4.89% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £28.63 £22.00
% change year-on-year -43.61% +30.11%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 56 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 46.67% 37.33% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 75
Median daily rate £313 £455 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.31% +33.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £925 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.88 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.62% -53.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.66 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Bradford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Bradford

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) Docker
4 4 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) GitHub
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

VMware
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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) HP