Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 62 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.54% 2.10% 2.10%
As % of the System Software category 15.29% 14.56% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 12
South Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £284 £290 £264
90th Percentile £519 £560 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £393
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00% +0.91%

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 85 158 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.08% 14.44% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 120 79
South Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £107 £200 £243
90th Percentile £611 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 30
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.16 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.73% +14.29% -12.34%
10th Percentile £10.51 £9.40 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.08 £23.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% -4.08%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +9 10 £431 -6.76% 4
Barnsley -1 1 £525 +69.35% 1
Rotherham -2 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Banking
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
6 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
6 4 (30.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) XenServer
6 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Ivanti
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
6 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking

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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) FCoE
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) PBX
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) AIX
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (7.69%) Solaris
8 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
1 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Validation
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Awareness
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Go
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) RHCE
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (30.77%) Terminal Server
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 4 (30.77%) XenServer
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 2 (15.38%) VMware NSX
6 1 (7.69%) NFS
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Ivanti
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) TOWER Software