Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 84 101
Rank change year-on-year +22 +17 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 35 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 1.61% 1.89% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 9.91% 11.04% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 33
Median daily rate £340 £415 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.07% -17.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £250 £140 £353
90th Percentile £542 £500 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £333 £425 £446
% change year-on-year -21.76% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.29 £16.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.18% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.29 £16.86 £35.00
% change year-on-year +32.18% -51.83% +90.48%

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 111 317 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.23% 17.08% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 220 251
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £333 £218 £310
90th Percentile £631 £588 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 11
Median hourly rate £22.29 £12.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.78% +10.87% -25.81%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.77 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.21 £24.25 £30.25
Median hourly rate £19.89 £12.06 £12.75
% change year-on-year +65.01% -5.45% +8.51%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Leeds over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Ansible
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) Server Building
5 4 (36.36%) Storage Management
6 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (27.27%) Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Information Management
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Unix

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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) GCP
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Database Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Server Building
1 4 (36.36%) Storage Management
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) DevSecOps
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Tech Ops
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
1 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
3 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Alibaba
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk