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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 6 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.50% - 6.90%
As % of the Vendors category 15.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% -2.17%  

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 Wakefield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20 16 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 50.00% 51.61% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Median daily rate £450 £231 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.59% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £172 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £373 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.39 £14.50 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.93% +40.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 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

VMware
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

VMware
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) HP