Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 86 51
Rank change year-on-year -29 -35 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 31 70 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.00% 2.22% 3.46%
As % of the System Software category 7.64% 20.06% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 94
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £268 £258 £120
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -9.38% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.75 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.00% +66.67% +0.91%
10th Percentile £10.88 £25.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £12.63 £25.00 £16.07
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.75 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -47.78% +50.00% +0.91%

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 406 349 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.13% 11.05% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 221 242
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +20.48%
10th Percentile £156 £163 £120
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 23 60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £10.31 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.30% -14.13% +9.09%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.10 £8.58
90th Percentile £18.60 £24.75 £18.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.69 £12.00
% change year-on-year -8.69% +14.08% -7.69%

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 January 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 January 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 -27 27 £500 +25.00% 20
Wakefield -3 3 £300 -7.69% 2
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
5 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
5 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL
6 9 (29.03%) SCCM
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (29.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (29.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (25.81%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (19.35%) Skype
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
10 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
10 4 (12.90%) NetApp
10 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (12.90%) Service Management
10 4 (12.90%) SQL

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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
1 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (29.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (29.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
5 3 (9.68%) IIS
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
6 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Synapse
6 2 (6.45%) CMS
6 2 (6.45%) JBoss
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (6.45%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Skype
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) Kerberos
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Law
1 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Technical Leader
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Security Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SOA Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
2 2 (6.45%) Kafka
2 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (6.45%) Velocity
3 1 (3.23%) SAML
3 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.45%) TM Forum
3 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (12.90%) Change Control
3 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
4 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Ticket Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.45%) Loose Coupling
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Network Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCDST
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
1 2 (6.45%) MCSA
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Server
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) vCloud
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) vRealize
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) EMC
4 3 (9.68%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.45%) Veeam
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Syncsort
6 1 (3.23%) Zerto