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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 29 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.99% 5.30% 4.81%
As % of the Vendors category 9.85% 13.53% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 9
Median daily rate £338 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% +29.54%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 132 170 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 40.49% 39.17% 48.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 120 116
Median daily rate £370 £440 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.90% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £256 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 7 £388 -26.19% 5
Doncaster -3 5 £325 +15.55% 2
VMware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (47.83%) NetApp
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) SAN
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (17.39%) IBM
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) Dell
8 4 (17.39%) SCCM
8 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) XenApp
8 4 (17.39%) vSphere
8 4 (17.39%) vCloud
8 4 (17.39%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) DataSynapse
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Primavera
1 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (8.70%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) Broadband
5 1 (4.35%) FCoE
5 1 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) Multicast
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) HBase
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) DbUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) GitLab
2 1 (4.35%) jMock
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Mockito
2 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Local Government
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Architect
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) ICT Support
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
2 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) ICT Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) PowerMock
2 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (17.39%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) SUSE
7 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Unix
7 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Business Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Threat Management
4 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Go
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) vCloud
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
3 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) NFS
6 1 (4.35%) KVM
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (4.35%) SRDF
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
6 1 (4.35%) Xen
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
2 2 (8.70%) vRealize
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) PowerCLI
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) NetApp
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) Brocade
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Intel
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Sybase
7 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago