The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 51 48
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 31 78 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.16% 3.79% 4.03%
As % of the System Software category 22.96% 31.58% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 60
Median daily rate £425 £400 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +30.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £314 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -1.31% +13.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 135 247 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 9.42% 12.00% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 152 114
Median daily rate £388 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +13.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.23 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £18.65 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds -15 27 £425 +6.25% 20
Wakefield +2 3 £275 -24.13% 2
Bradford 0 1 £375 -1.31% 11
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (52.83%) Windows
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
5 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
5 18 (33.96%) Windows Server
6 16 (30.19%) ITIL
7 15 (28.30%) vSphere
8 14 (26.42%) Linux
9 13 (24.53%) Firewall
10 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.75%) SQL
11 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
11 11 (20.75%) HP
11 11 (20.75%) DNS
12 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (16.98%) Finance
13 9 (16.98%) SAN
13 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
14 8 (15.09%) DevOps
14 8 (15.09%) SLA
14 8 (15.09%) LAN
14 8 (15.09%) WAN
14 8 (15.09%) SCCM
14 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (15.09%) F5
14 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
15 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) IBM Domino
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 4 (7.55%) IaaS
3 3 (5.66%) PaaS
3 3 (5.66%) SaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) Loggly
5 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.89%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Firewall
2 11 (20.75%) DNS
3 9 (16.98%) SAN
4 8 (15.09%) LAN
4 8 (15.09%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.55%) LDAP
5 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.66%) DHCP
6 3 (5.66%) Internet
6 3 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.66%) NAS
6 3 (5.66%) SNMP
6 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.77%) IPsec
7 2 (3.77%) OSPF
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Couchbase
2 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) HBase
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Redis
3 1 (1.89%) Riak
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Grunt
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) jMock
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Mockito
4 1 (1.89%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Electronics
4 2 (3.77%) Games
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (9.43%) VMware Specialist
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.55%) IT Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Azure Architect
5 3 (5.66%) DBA
5 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) SAML
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.89%) CSS3
3 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) LAMP
3 1 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.89%) PowerMock
3 1 (1.89%) REST
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) iSeries
3 3 (5.66%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) PKI
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.89%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows Server
3 14 (26.42%) Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.43%) Unix
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Phone
8 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.77%) CatOS
9 2 (3.77%) Solaris
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.89%) CentOS
10 1 (1.89%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) DevOps
3 6 (11.32%) Change Control
3 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (9.43%) Information Security
4 5 (9.43%) SDLC
4 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) People Management
5 4 (7.55%) Service Management
5 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.55%) Wealth Management
6 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.66%) High Availability
6 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.66%) Python
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.89%) Go
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
4 1 (1.89%) Scala
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) CCNA
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.89%) MCDST
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.30%) vSphere
3 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.43%) Docker
4 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.89%) HDFS
6 1 (1.89%) KVM
6 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.89%) vCloud
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.55%) vRealize
4 3 (5.66%) Puppet
4 3 (5.66%) WMI
5 2 (3.77%) Ansible
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 2 (3.77%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.89%) Nagios
6 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.89%) Salt
6 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
6 1 (1.89%) vMotion
6 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (37.74%) Cisco
3 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.75%) HP
5 8 (15.09%) F5
6 7 (13.21%) EMC
7 6 (11.32%) Citrix
8 5 (9.43%) Avaya
8 5 (9.43%) Dell
8 5 (9.43%) Oracle
9 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
9 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.66%) IBM
10 3 (5.66%) Infoblox
10 3 (5.66%) Veeam
11 2 (3.77%) Nokia
11 2 (3.77%) SAP
11 2 (3.77%) Symantec
12 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
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