Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.80% 2.81% 3.39%
As % of the System Software category 19.74% 19.32% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.71% +36.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £255 £338 £213
90th Percentile £420 £549 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.64% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.63 £22.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year -48.33% +48.25% -21.90%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 76 176 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.12% 14.56% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 122 69
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £455 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.59% +30.00% +4.48%
10th Percentile £108 £275 £124
90th Percentile £638 £575 £493
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 31
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -10.55%
10th Percentile £10.04 £9.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £33.30 £24.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -9.09%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 10 £381 -27.38% 3
Doncaster -3 1 - - 1
Rotherham - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

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

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (20.00%) XenApp
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
8 2 (13.33%) XenServer

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Primavera
1 1 (6.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) FCoE
2 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (13.33%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) IPv4
3 1 (6.67%) IPv6
3 1 (6.67%) PBX
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) Server Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) iSeries
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) AIX
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Solaris
7 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
2 3 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) NFS
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
4 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) VMware NSX
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) EdgeSight
2 2 (13.33%) PowerCLI
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) AppSense
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) IBM