The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 32 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.94% 4.19% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 7.07% 11.51% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 4
Median daily rate £388 £525 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.19% +138.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £370 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% +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 Sheffield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 99 139 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 41.60% 36.39% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 100 62
Median daily rate £445 £500 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +70.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £725 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £8.50 £9.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.70% -10.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £11.80 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Sheffield over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Sheffield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VMware.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) vCloud
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) NFS
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) DataSynapse
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (16.67%) NAS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) FCoE
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Multicast
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) DbUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) GitLab
2 1 (8.33%) jMock
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) PowerMock
2 1 (8.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Go
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) vCloud
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (8.33%) SRDF
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
1 2 (16.67%) vRealize
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) PowerCLI
2 1 (8.33%) Terraform
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Intel
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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