Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 57 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 29 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.23% 1.47% 2.78%
As % of the System Software category 16.76% 16.90% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 23
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -33.33% +40.00%
10th Percentile £289 £255 £345
90th Percentile £638 £420 £549
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 £11.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +176.60% -47.78% +48.25%

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 173 71 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.27% 8.67% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 34 115
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £431 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -5.74% +30.71%
10th Percentile £283 £106 £275
90th Percentile £538 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 23
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.39 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.64% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £9.27 £10.04 £9.20
90th Percentile £24.43 £33.30 £24.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -1.83% -14.29% +16.67%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +8 17 £475 +24.59% 6
Doncaster 0 3 £145 - 1
Barnsley - 2 £375 -
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) EMC
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 14 (48.28%) NetApp
5 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (41.38%) Google
6 12 (41.38%) Finance
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
7 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (34.48%) NAS
8 10 (34.48%) DevOps
9 9 (31.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (31.03%) Xen
9 9 (31.03%) Java
10 8 (27.59%) NFS
10 8 (27.59%) DNS
10 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
10 8 (27.59%) SAN
10 8 (27.59%) Banking
10 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
11 7 (24.14%) vSphere
11 7 (24.14%) Puppet
11 7 (24.14%) LAN
11 7 (24.14%) WAN
11 7 (24.14%) DHCP
11 7 (24.14%) SSL
11 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 7 (24.14%) JavaScript

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 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Jetty
2 4 (13.79%) Mongrel
2 4 (13.79%) nginx
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (31.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (13.79%) Google App Engine
4 4 (13.79%) IaaS
4 4 (13.79%) PaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.90%) Office 365
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) NAS
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) SAN
3 7 (24.14%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) SSL
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) HTTP
5 4 (13.79%) FTP
5 4 (13.79%) IPsec
6 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (6.90%) FCoE
7 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.90%) VPN
7 2 (6.90%) VSAN
7 2 (6.90%) WebEx
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) Multicast
8 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) NAS Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) NetBackup Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Server Support
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) J2EE
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
1 4 (13.79%) Servlets
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) XSLT
3 2 (6.90%) Flash
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) iSeries
1 6 (20.69%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Unix
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) VMS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Open Source
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Web Operations
6 2 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) CCA
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.45%) NCDA
2 1 (3.45%) NCIE
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Xen
2 8 (27.59%) NFS
3 7 (24.14%) vSphere
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (13.79%) SRDF
6 4 (13.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (13.79%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (6.90%) XenApp
8 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.45%) KVM
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) vCenter Server
3 4 (13.79%) PowerCLI
4 3 (10.34%) Ansible
4 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
4 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.34%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 2 (6.90%) SCCM
6 1 (3.45%) Salt
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (3.45%) Terraform
6 1 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) EMC
3 14 (48.28%) NetApp
4 12 (41.38%) Google
5 11 (37.93%) Cisco
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
8 4 (13.79%) Citrix
9 3 (10.34%) IBM
9 3 (10.34%) MuleSoft
10 2 (6.90%) TOWER Software
10 2 (6.90%) Veritas
11 1 (3.45%) Veeam