Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 months to 27 February 2020 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)
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 101 114
Rank change year-on-year +41 +13 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 46 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.97% 1.64% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 19.57% 12.62% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 22
Leeds median daily rate £400 £500 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.61% +7.72%
10th Percentile £261 £200 £165
90th Percentile £700 £650 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £430
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £22.38 £16.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.88 £16.86 -
% change year-on-year -17.70% - -

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

All System Software Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 235 301 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.17% 13.02% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 184 223
Leeds median daily rate £425 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £304 £207 £160
90th Percentile £585 £536 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £421 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -0.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 13
Leeds median hourly rate £15.13 £11.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.52% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £10.24 £10.50 £10.53
90th Percentile £32.75 £15.25 £15.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.06 £12.28 £12.50
% change year-on-year -1.81% -1.78% +17.34%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Leeds over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) Windows
3 18 (39.13%) Linux
4 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
5 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
6 13 (28.26%) Azure
6 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.09%) AWS
8 11 (23.91%) DNS
9 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
9 10 (21.74%) SCCM
9 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (21.74%) Puppet
9 10 (21.74%) GCP
9 10 (21.74%) Public Sector
10 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (19.57%) Office 365
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (19.57%) IIS
10 9 (19.57%) DHCP
10 9 (19.57%) Unix
10 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
11 8 (17.39%) Migration
11 8 (17.39%) DevOps
11 8 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (15.22%) Virtual Environments
12 7 (15.22%) vRealize
12 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
12 7 (15.22%) IaaS

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 9 (19.57%) IIS
3 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
4 6 (13.04%) Apache
4 6 (13.04%) Jetty
4 6 (13.04%) Mongrel
4 6 (13.04%) nginx
4 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
5 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
6 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
7 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Azure
2 12 (26.09%) AWS
3 10 (21.74%) GCP
4 9 (19.57%) Office 365
5 7 (15.22%) IaaS
5 7 (15.22%) PaaS
5 7 (15.22%) SaaS
6 6 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (13.04%) Google App Engine
7 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (4.35%) Power Platform
8 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 9 (19.57%) DHCP
3 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.04%) FTP
4 6 (13.04%) HTTP
4 6 (13.04%) IPsec
5 5 (10.87%) IP Telephony
5 5 (10.87%) SSL
6 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security
6 4 (8.70%) Skype
7 3 (6.52%) SAN
8 2 (4.35%) LAN
9 1 (2.17%) DKIM
9 1 (2.17%) DMARC
9 1 (2.17%) VSAN
9 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (4.35%) Data Lake
1 2 (4.35%) Power BI
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.04%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.74%) Public Sector
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Administrator
1 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
1 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (10.87%) Architect
2 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) IT Administrator
2 5 (10.87%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) AWS Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Site Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
1 6 (13.04%) J2EE
1 6 (13.04%) Servlets
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (19.57%) Unix
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (13.04%) CentOS
7 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.70%) Solaris
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (17.39%) DevOps
2 8 (17.39%) Migration
3 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.04%) Open Source
5 5 (10.87%) Facilities Management
5 5 (10.87%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (8.70%) DevSecOps
6 4 (8.70%) Project Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Security Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Storage Management
6 4 (8.70%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (13.04%) Xen
5 5 (10.87%) VMware NSX
5 5 (10.87%) VMware Server
5 5 (10.87%) vSphere
6 2 (4.35%) DFS Replication
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.35%) XenApp
6 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.17%) vCloud
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
1 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) vRealize
3 6 (13.04%) vCenter Server
4 5 (10.87%) Ansible
4 5 (10.87%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco
4 6 (13.04%) Google
5 4 (8.70%) Alibaba
5 4 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.52%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) CA
7 2 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (4.35%) QNAP
8 1 (2.17%) Apple
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix
8 1 (2.17%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) Splunk