Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 31 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.72% 4.22% 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 9.54% 11.64% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 21
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £183 £175 £213
90th Percentile £490 £540 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £22.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.75 £22.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -46.59% +41.94% -7.46%

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 325 438 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 39.02% 36.23% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 286 278
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £272 £219 £213
90th Percentile £600 £548 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 44
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £15.25 £12.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.44% +26.95% -19.92%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £8.65
90th Percentile £44.50 £24.38 £24.98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +4.58%

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 24 November 2017.

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 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 -4 17 £413 -2.94% 5
Doncaster -1 5 £400 +92.77% 1
Rotherham +1 3 - -
VMware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
5 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
6 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (25.81%) VMware NSX
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (22.58%) Banking
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
9 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
9 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
9 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (19.35%) Puppet
10 5 (16.13%) vSphere
10 5 (16.13%) Migration
10 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.13%) Citrix
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (12.90%) Python
11 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
11 4 (12.90%) XenApp
11 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
11 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing

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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Primavera
1 1 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) NetScaler
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.45%) FCoE
3 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.45%) SMTP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.23%) IPv4
4 1 (3.23%) IPv6
4 1 (3.23%) PBX
4 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) VSAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Network Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) LAMP
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.23%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Unix
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) High Availability
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Management
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Informatics
5 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Korn
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) VMware NSX
4 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
5 5 (16.13%) vSphere
6 4 (12.90%) KVM
6 4 (12.90%) XenApp
6 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.45%) Docker
8 2 (6.45%) NFS
8 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
8 2 (6.45%) vCloud
8 2 (6.45%) XenServer
9 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Juju
3 3 (9.68%) SCCM
4 2 (6.45%) EdgeSight
4 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.45%) PowerCLI
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (6.45%) vRealize
5 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
5 2 (6.45%) AppSense
5 2 (6.45%) Brocade
5 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper