Period
to 27 September 2020

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 27 September 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +37 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 24 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.16% 2.36% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 16.13% 17.65% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
Median daily rate £450 £429 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.80% -9.61% +40.74%
10th Percentile £389 £225 £313
90th Percentile £476 £590 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.29 £16.81 £25.75
% change year-on-year +32.61% -34.74% +106.00%

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 31 136 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.36% 13.36% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 80 89
Median daily rate £475 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £219 £125 £300
90th Percentile £590 £539 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 13
Median hourly rate £10.04 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.10% +7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.12 £9.34
90th Percentile £10.55 £31.25 £27.48
Median hourly rate £17.42 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +24.45% +7.69% +10.64%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 27 September 2020. 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 +22 2 £450 +5.88% 3
Doncaster - 2 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) XMPP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (40.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Cloudflare
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
4 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Architectural Design
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall

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 2 (40.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Audio Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (20.00%) Architectural Design
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki