The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 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.

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

VMware
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 27 28
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1  
Contract jobs citing VMware 44 106 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.99% 7.15% 5.96%
As % of the Vendors category 11.67% 20.11% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 72 57
Median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £306 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -40.35% +29.54%  

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 Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 377 527 657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 34.18% 35.56% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 356 439
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 17
Median hourly rate £14.93 £18.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.37% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.10 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.29 £22.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Leeds

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Leeds

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Leeds

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VMware.

1 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (35.63%) Cisco
3 25 (28.74%) Windows
4 19 (21.84%) Windows Server
4 19 (21.84%) vRealize
5 18 (20.69%) SQL
5 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 18 (20.69%) Finance
5 18 (20.69%) vSphere
5 18 (20.69%) Puppet
6 17 (19.54%) Linux
7 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
7 16 (18.39%) Data Centre
8 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
8 15 (17.24%) Firewall
8 15 (17.24%) Workflow
9 14 (16.09%) DNS
9 14 (16.09%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (16.09%) Workflow Development
9 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
10 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.79%) Change Control
12 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (12.64%) Unix
12 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (12.64%) Ansible
12 11 (12.64%) DevOps
12 11 (12.64%) vCenter Server
13 10 (11.49%) ITIL

VMware
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 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.75%) IBM Domino
3 5 (5.75%) IIS
3 5 (5.75%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.30%) nginx
5 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.60%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) PaaS
3 3 (3.45%) SaaS
4 2 (2.30%) Office 365
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.15%) Loggly
5 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) Firewall
2 14 (16.09%) DNS
3 8 (9.20%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (9.20%) SAN
4 7 (8.05%) Internet
4 7 (8.05%) LDAP
5 5 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.60%) HTTP
7 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.45%) LAN
7 3 (3.45%) NAS
7 3 (3.45%) SMTP
7 3 (3.45%) SNMP
7 3 (3.45%) SSH
7 3 (3.45%) VPN
7 3 (3.45%) WAN
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.30%) DHCP
8 2 (2.30%) IPsec
8 2 (2.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) Couchbase
3 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.15%) HBase
5 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Redis
5 1 (1.15%) Riak
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.15%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Grunt
5 1 (1.15%) jMock
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Mockito
5 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.20%) Electronics
3 8 (9.20%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.20%) Marketing
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (14.94%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (11.49%) Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Consultant
3 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Architect
4 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) DBA
5 6 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) REST
2 4 (4.60%) SOAP
3 3 (3.45%) SAML
3 3 (3.45%) Web Services
4 2 (2.30%) CSS
4 2 (2.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.15%) CSS3
5 1 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.15%) HTML5
5 1 (1.15%) J2EE
5 1 (1.15%) jQuery
5 1 (1.15%) LAMP
5 1 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.15%) PowerMock
5 1 (1.15%) RESTful
5 1 (1.15%) Spring
5 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.20%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.05%) iSeries
4 6 (6.90%) Replication
5 4 (4.60%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) PKI
6 3 (3.45%) User Experience
7 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (1.15%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Windows
2 19 (21.84%) Windows Server
3 17 (19.54%) Linux
4 11 (12.64%) Unix
4 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.45%) CentOS
8 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.30%) CatOS
9 2 (2.30%) Solaris
9 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.15%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.15%) SUSE
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.24%) Workflow
2 14 (16.09%) Workflow Development
3 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) Change Control
5 11 (12.64%) DevOps
6 10 (11.49%) ITIL
7 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (9.20%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.05%) People Management
9 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.90%) High Availability
11 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.60%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (4.60%) Service Management
11 4 (4.60%) Wealth Management
12 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) SQL
2 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.60%) Python
6 2 (2.30%) C
6 2 (2.30%) Java
6 2 (2.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.15%) Go
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) PHP
7 1 (1.15%) Scala
7 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.90%) CCIE
2 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) CCNA
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.69%) vSphere
3 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 14 (16.09%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (11.49%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.60%) Docker
6 4 (4.60%) vCloud
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.15%) HDFS
9 1 (1.15%) KVM
9 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (21.84%) vRealize
2 18 (20.69%) Puppet
3 11 (12.64%) Ansible
3 11 (12.64%) vCenter Server
4 6 (6.90%) SCCM
5 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (4.60%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes
7 3 (3.45%) Nagios
7 3 (3.45%) WMI
8 2 (2.30%) Icinga
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.30%) Packer
8 2 (2.30%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.30%) Rancher
8 2 (2.30%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.30%) SmoothWall
8 2 (2.30%) Terraform
8 2 (2.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) Cisco
2 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.49%) HP
4 8 (9.20%) Avaya
4 8 (9.20%) Dell
4 8 (9.20%) F5
4 8 (9.20%) NetApp
4 8 (9.20%) SAP
5 7 (8.05%) Citrix
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle
6 6 (6.90%) Veeam
7 5 (5.75%) EMC
7 5 (5.75%) Palo Alto
7 5 (5.75%) Symantec
8 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.45%) IBM
9 3 (3.45%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.30%) Nokia
10 2 (2.30%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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