Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 22 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 12 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.34% 5.38% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 14.81% 10.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Wakefield median daily rate £294 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.62% +44.44% -18.18%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £213
90th Percentile £331 £338 £238
West Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.67% +7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate £11.75 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £19.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -39.24% +27.42% -31.11%

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 Wakefield.

All Vendors
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 54 50 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 49.54% 53.76% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 8
Wakefield median daily rate £306 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +17.39% -
10th Percentile £133 £167 £198
90th Percentile £529 £450 £424
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 8
Wakefield median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £13.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +8.13% +27.71%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.91 £11.90
90th Percentile £15.25 £15.75 £22.33
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +26.91%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Wakefield

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for VMware.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Avaya
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Law
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) MCDST
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) CMS
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) SCOM

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Law
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCDST
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Avaya
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Syncsort
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam