Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 98 58
Rank change year-on-year -26 -40 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 40 45 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.20% 1.60% 3.32%
As % of the System Software category 9.15% 15.36% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 99
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £220 £290 £140
90th Percentile £575 £530 £476
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +12.00% -3.10% +23.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.03% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +179.07% +38.71% +63.16%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 437 293 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.08% 10.45% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 198 245
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £190 £158 £130
90th Percentile £575 £552 £528
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £10.31 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.30% -14.13% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.31 £20.50 £19.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year +21.74% -6.50% +2.50%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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 6 months to 23 April 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
Leeds -12 39 £500 +25.00% 23
Bradford -9 1 - - 5
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
3 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.00%) Apache
4 14 (35.00%) DNS
4 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (35.00%) Open Source
5 13 (32.50%) Windows
6 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) Puppet
7 11 (27.50%) Java
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle
7 11 (27.50%) HTTP
8 10 (25.00%) DHCP
8 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
9 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (20.00%) SOA
10 8 (20.00%) Citrix
10 8 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (17.50%) Firewall
11 7 (17.50%) IPsec
11 7 (17.50%) FTP
11 7 (17.50%) SSL
11 7 (17.50%) ITIL
11 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (17.50%) NoSQL

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 14 (35.00%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (15.00%) IIS
4 6 (15.00%) Jetty
4 6 (15.00%) Mongrel
4 6 (15.00%) nginx
4 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.50%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (7.50%) Apache Synapse
5 3 (7.50%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.00%) Google App Engine
3 6 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Office 365
5 1 (2.50%) PaaS
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) DNS
2 11 (27.50%) HTTP
3 10 (25.00%) DHCP
4 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (17.50%) Firewall
5 7 (17.50%) FTP
5 7 (17.50%) IPsec
5 7 (17.50%) SSL
6 3 (7.50%) BGP
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.50%) MPLS
6 3 (7.50%) OSPF
6 3 (7.50%) VPN
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (5.00%) Internet
7 2 (5.00%) NaaS
7 2 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (5.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.00%) Travis CI
2 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.00%) Banking
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Games
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) J2EE
2 6 (15.00%) Servlets
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) HTML5
3 5 (12.50%) REST
3 5 (12.50%) SOAP
3 5 (12.50%) Spring
3 5 (12.50%) XML
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (7.50%) Apache Camel
5 3 (7.50%) Kafka
5 3 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (7.50%) Velocity
6 2 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (2.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.50%) TM Forum
2 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.50%) Solaris
7 1 (2.50%) Unix
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Open Source
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (20.00%) SOA
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) Microservices
6 6 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (15.00%) Service Management
6 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 5 (12.50%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) Change Control
8 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.00%) Network Management
8 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.00%) Ticket Management
9 3 (7.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCSA
4 1 (2.50%) CCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Xen
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Server
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (7.50%) KVM
5 3 (7.50%) VMware NSX
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.00%) vSphere
7 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Ansible
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.00%) vRealize
2 4 (10.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 2 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (5.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (5.00%) OpenView
4 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco
5 6 (15.00%) Google
6 5 (12.50%) F5
7 4 (10.00%) Apple
7 4 (10.00%) Dell
8 3 (7.50%) EMC
8 3 (7.50%) HP
8 3 (7.50%) IBM
8 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 3 (7.50%) Splunk
8 3 (7.50%) TIBCO
9 2 (5.00%) CA
9 2 (5.00%) Nimsoft
10 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.50%) CommVault
10 1 (2.50%) Red Hat