Period
to 15 November 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 15 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.

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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 41 42
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 54 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.19% 3.41% 4.03%
As % of the Vendors category 13.88% 8.78% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 33
South Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £350 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -28.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £289 £183 £206
90th Percentile £501 £490 £549
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £378 £375
% change year-on-year -7.28% +0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +38.78% -44.32% +41.94%

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 389 319 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 44.61% 38.86% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 190 287
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +4.90%
10th Percentile £254 £281 £220
90th Percentile £516 £600 £547
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 27
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £20.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.80% +37.70% +24.74%
10th Percentile £9.30 £11.00 £9.60
90th Percentile £68.00 £44.50 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.75% -2.07% +6.66%

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 15 November 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 15 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 +14 27 £438 +6.06% 7
Doncaster +6 10 £300 -25.00% 3
Barnsley - 5 £375 -
VMware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 30 (55.56%) NetApp
2 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (50.00%) EMC
4 26 (48.15%) Windows
5 24 (44.44%) Linux
5 24 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (42.59%) Google
7 21 (38.89%) Cisco
8 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (35.19%) SAN
10 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 15 (27.78%) Finance
11 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
12 14 (25.93%) IBM
13 13 (24.07%) NAS
14 12 (22.22%) DevOps
14 12 (22.22%) NetBackup
15 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle
15 11 (20.37%) SQL
15 11 (20.37%) vSphere
15 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
16 10 (18.52%) Hadoop
16 10 (18.52%) DNS
16 10 (18.52%) Banking
16 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (16.67%) Xen
17 9 (16.67%) SSL
17 9 (16.67%) Java
17 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP

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 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Jetty
2 4 (7.41%) Mongrel
2 4 (7.41%) nginx
2 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
Cloud Services
1 24 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (12.96%) IaaS
3 7 (12.96%) PaaS
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (7.41%) Google App Engine
6 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.70%) Office 365
7 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) NAS
3 10 (18.52%) DNS
4 9 (16.67%) SSL
4 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.81%) DHCP
6 7 (12.96%) LAN
6 7 (12.96%) WAN
7 5 (9.26%) HTTP
8 4 (7.41%) FCoE
8 4 (7.41%) Firewall
8 4 (7.41%) FTP
8 4 (7.41%) IPsec
8 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
8 4 (7.41%) VSAN
9 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (5.56%) VPN
9 3 (5.56%) Wireless
10 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Hadoop
2 7 (12.96%) Big Data
2 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
2 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) NetBackup Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Architect
3 6 (11.11%) NAS Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Active Directory Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Middleware
2 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) Flash
2 4 (7.41%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) J2EE
2 4 (7.41%) Servlets
3 3 (5.56%) XML
3 3 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) iSeries
1 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) Solaris
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) VMS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) DevOps
3 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) Change Management
4 7 (12.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.41%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (7.41%) Open Source
7 4 (7.41%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.56%) Benchmarking
8 3 (5.56%) Logistics
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.56%) Web Operations
9 2 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
3 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) Go
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) CCA
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.85%) NCDA
3 1 (1.85%) NCIE
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) vSphere
3 9 (16.67%) Xen
4 8 (14.81%) NFS
5 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 4 (7.41%) SRDF
7 4 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (3.70%) XenApp
9 1 (1.85%) Firmware
9 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.85%) KVM
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.85%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 8 (14.81%) Puppet
3 6 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 4 (7.41%) PowerCLI
4 4 (7.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 3 (5.56%) Ansible
5 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 2 (3.70%) vRealize
7 1 (1.85%) Salt
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) NetApp
2 27 (50.00%) EMC
3 23 (42.59%) Google
4 21 (38.89%) Cisco
5 14 (25.93%) IBM
6 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.37%) Oracle
7 6 (11.11%) Veritas
8 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
9 3 (5.56%) MuleSoft
10 2 (3.70%) F5
10 2 (3.70%) Juniper
10 2 (3.70%) TOWER Software
11 1 (1.85%) Centrify
11 1 (1.85%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) Veeam