The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 49 42 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.28% 1.89% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 12.24% 15.38% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £408 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £296 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -46.51% +43.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 49 65 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 10.49% 12.26% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 10
Median daily rate £425 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £289 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £12.51 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.47% +90.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £14.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.30 £14.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 4 £463 +13.84% 1
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) SLA
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) NetApp
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (21.05%) vSphere
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) CICS
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) DataSynapse
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 2 (10.53%) PaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) FCoE
5 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Multicast
5 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) DbUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) jMock
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) ICT Support
3 2 (10.53%) ICT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) PowerMock
3 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) WAP
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) AIX
6 2 (10.53%) SUSE
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Go
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Docker
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.26%) SRDF
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.26%) DameWare
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Intel
5 3 (15.79%) Sophos
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.26%) AlienVault
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Meraki
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam