Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 69 63
Rank change year-on-year -29 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 43 82 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.90% 3.13% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 12.84% 25.95% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 71
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +17.73%
10th Percentile £308 £287 £120
90th Percentile £538 £588 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +66.67% +0.91%
10th Percentile £24.50 £25.00 £13.80
90th Percentile £25.50 £25.00 £15.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.38 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -26.50% +66.67% -37.50%

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 335 316 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.77% 12.07% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 200 174
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +19.66%
10th Percentile £209 £175 £120
90th Percentile £543 £575 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 43
Leeds median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -10.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.60 £8.61
90th Percentile £21.05 £24.25 £18.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
4 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
5 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
6 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
9 9 (20.93%) SCCM
10 8 (18.60%) vSphere
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 8 (18.60%) Firewall
10 8 (18.60%) Dell
10 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
11 7 (16.28%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (16.28%) Change Control
11 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco
11 7 (16.28%) IIS
12 6 (13.95%) SAML
12 6 (13.95%) Service Management
12 6 (13.95%) Finance
12 6 (13.95%) PKI
12 6 (13.95%) SaaS

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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
4 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (16.28%) IIS
6 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.33%) Apache
8 1 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.33%) JBoss
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) IaaS
2 6 (13.95%) PaaS
2 6 (13.95%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) Skype
3 4 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (9.30%) SNMP
4 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) LDAP
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Azure Engineer
1 8 (18.60%) Technical Leader
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Azure Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Information Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) SAML
2 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.33%) Kafka
2 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (13.95%) PKI
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.65%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) CentOS
7 1 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Change Control
1 7 (16.28%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (13.95%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) IT Strategy
2 6 (13.95%) Service Management
3 5 (11.63%) Workflow
3 5 (11.63%) Workflow Development
4 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Information Security
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (9.30%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CCNA
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) vSphere
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.95%) VMware NSX
4 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.33%) KVM
5 1 (2.33%) vCloud
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) vRealize
3 4 (9.30%) Ansible
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
3 4 (9.30%) vCenter Server
3 4 (9.30%) WMI
4 2 (4.65%) WSUS
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.33%) yum
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Dell
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) F5
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Veeam
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.33%) Zerto