Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 41 45
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 35 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.15% 4.11% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 10.84% 12.40% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 18
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -14.63% +26.15%
10th Percentile £184 £175 £239
90th Percentile £525 £523 £441
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £363 £378
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.97% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £19.13 £16.50
90th Percentile £17.50 £24.38 £25.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -45.45% +46.67% +7.66%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 323 363 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 38.32% 33.18% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 249 311
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +14.50%
10th Percentile £204 £213 £213
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 35
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +41.70% -18.71%
10th Percentile £11.63 £12.98 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.46 £23.75 £27.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in South Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in South Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in South Yorkshire

VMware
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 in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in South Yorkshire

VMware
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 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 +5 22 £413 +17.86% 5
Rotherham 0 3 - - 4
Doncaster -6 3 £400 +190.91% 2
Barnsley -1 1 £525 +69.35% 2
VMware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (22.86%) vSphere
7 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
7 8 (22.86%) VMware NSX
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (20.00%) Banking
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.00%) Citrix
8 7 (20.00%) CCNA
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.00%) Puppet
9 6 (17.14%) High Availability
9 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
9 6 (17.14%) Information Security
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 5 (14.29%) Python
10 5 (14.29%) DNS
10 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
10 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
11 4 (11.43%) OpenStack

VMware
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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
1 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) SMTP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) BGP
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.71%) IPsec
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) NX-OS
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) PBX
5 1 (2.86%) SMS
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Designer
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Security Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) CCTV
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.86%) iSeries
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.71%) AIX
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) High Availability
1 6 (17.14%) Information Security
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Management
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
3 4 (11.43%) Validation
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Informatics
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.71%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Python
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) Go
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) Korn
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (5.71%) CISM
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) CLAS
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CEH
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) RHCE
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 22301
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.86%) VMware NSX
3 8 (22.86%) vSphere
4 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.43%) KVM
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (11.43%) Terminal Server
6 4 (11.43%) XenApp
6 4 (11.43%) XenServer
7 2 (5.71%) Docker
8 1 (2.86%) NFS
8 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) EdgeSight
2 4 (11.43%) Juju
2 4 (11.43%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.43%) Ivanti
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.86%) Brocade
6 1 (2.86%) Capita
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) TOWER Software