Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 76 52
Rank change year-on-year -27 -24 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 104 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 2.86% 3.57%
As % of the System Software category 11.85% 25.74% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 64 91
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £263 £287 £130
90th Percentile £538 £588 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.38 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.50% +66.67% -37.50%
10th Percentile £12.24 £25.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.21 £25.00 £48.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year -44.44% +48.25% -36.76%

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 439 404 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.53% 11.10% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 254 236
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £175 £175 £124
90th Percentile £538 £559 £524
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.00 £8.53
90th Percentile £19.28 £23.75 £21.58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -9.09%

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 17 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 November 2017. 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 -29 42 £425 +6.25% 7
Wakefield +2 6 £288 -11.54% 1
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 26 (50.00%) Windows
4 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
5 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
6 18 (34.62%) MS Exchange
7 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (23.08%) SCCM
10 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
10 11 (21.15%) DNS
11 10 (19.23%) Cisco
11 10 (19.23%) Firewall
12 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (15.38%) vSphere
13 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 8 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
13 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
13 8 (15.38%) SAN
13 8 (15.38%) ITIL
14 7 (13.46%) IIS
14 7 (13.46%) LAN
14 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (13.46%) Dell
14 7 (13.46%) Change Control
15 6 (11.54%) IaaS

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 18 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (13.46%) IIS
6 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
7 3 (5.77%) CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) IaaS
2 6 (11.54%) PaaS
2 6 (11.54%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 8 (15.38%) SAN
4 7 (13.46%) LAN
5 6 (11.54%) Skype
5 6 (11.54%) WAN
6 4 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (7.69%) SNMP
7 3 (5.77%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.92%) LDAP
9 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
1 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Law
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Technical Leader
2 8 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Azure Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) SAML
2 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (11.54%) PKI
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 2 (3.85%) FMCG
6 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
3 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL
1 8 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
2 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (13.46%) Change Control
3 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (11.54%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Information Security
3 6 (11.54%) IT Strategy
3 6 (11.54%) Service Management
4 5 (9.62%) Workflow
4 5 (9.62%) Workflow Development
5 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.69%) DevOps
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) CCNA
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.69%) MCP
1 4 (7.69%) MCSA
1 4 (7.69%) MCSE
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) MCDST
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 8 (15.38%) vSphere
3 6 (11.54%) VMware NSX
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
5 1 (1.92%) vCloud
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) vRealize
3 4 (7.69%) Ansible
3 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 4 (7.69%) vCenter Server
3 4 (7.69%) WMI
4 3 (5.77%) SCOM
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.85%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.92%) SmoothWall
6 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.23%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) Dell
5 5 (9.62%) NetApp
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) Avaya
7 3 (5.77%) Veeam
8 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.92%) Apple
9 1 (1.92%) EMC
9 1 (1.92%) F5
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.92%) SAP
9 1 (1.92%) Syncsort
9 1 (1.92%) Zerto