Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 21 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 32 29
Rank change year-on-year -56 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 73 172 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.42% 5.41% 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.32% 13.29% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 117 145
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £139
90th Percentile £575 £555 £532
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +66.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.90 £25.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £13.00 £25.00 £22.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -46.67% +50.00% +7.66%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,155 1,294 1,621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.32% 40.67% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 808 959
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £216 £250 £247
90th Percentile £550 £550 £532
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 59 98
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.33% -18.33% +30.86%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.45 £8.79
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.00 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in West Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in West Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in West Yorkshire

VMware
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in West Yorkshire

VMware
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 -42 64 £400 +3.23% 34
Wakefield -4 4 £300 -7.69% 5
Bradford -8 3 - - 8
VMware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 38 (52.05%) Windows
2 30 (41.10%) Active Directory
2 30 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
4 19 (26.03%) Linux
5 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (19.18%) SCCM
7 13 (17.81%) Puppet
8 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (16.44%) MS Exchange
8 12 (16.44%) ITIL
8 12 (16.44%) VMware NSX
9 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
9 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
9 11 (15.07%) Citrix
9 11 (15.07%) vSphere
9 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
11 9 (12.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (12.33%) Office 365
11 9 (12.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (12.33%) vRealize
12 8 (10.96%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (9.59%) Change Control
13 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (9.59%) Technical Architecture

VMware
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 12 (16.44%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (12.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (8.22%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.11%) IIS
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.74%) Apache
7 2 (2.74%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.74%) CMS
7 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.74%) JBoss
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.74%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.37%) nginx
8 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.33%) Office 365
4 4 (5.48%) IaaS
4 4 (5.48%) PaaS
4 4 (5.48%) SaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) SAN
2 6 (8.22%) Skype
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.11%) Kerberos
4 3 (4.11%) Network Security
4 3 (4.11%) WAN
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 2 (2.74%) Intelligent Network
5 2 (2.74%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.74%) VLAN
6 1 (1.37%) HTTP
6 1 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.37%) SMTP
6 1 (1.37%) SSL
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.48%) Chocolatey
3 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Law
2 2 (2.74%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (12.33%) Technical Leader
2 7 (9.59%) Analyst
2 7 (9.59%) Architect
2 7 (9.59%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.48%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Consultant
5 3 (4.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Server Support
5 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
5 3 (4.11%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (4.11%) Web Services
3 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.74%) Kafka
3 2 (2.74%) OAuth
3 2 (2.74%) SAML
3 2 (2.74%) Velocity
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
4 1 (1.37%) REST
4 1 (1.37%) SOAP
4 1 (1.37%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.74%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.05%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (26.03%) Linux
4 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.11%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.74%) Android
8 2 (2.74%) Unix
9 1 (1.37%) CentOS
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.37%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) ITIL
2 8 (10.96%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.59%) Change Control
3 7 (9.59%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (8.22%) DevOps
4 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.22%) Migration
5 5 (6.85%) Workflow
5 5 (6.85%) Workflow Development
6 4 (5.48%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.48%) Service Management
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.11%) Open Source
7 3 (4.11%) Ticket Management
8 2 (2.74%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.74%) Loose Coupling
8 2 (2.74%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.22%) Ruby
2 6 (8.22%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.11%) Elixir
4 3 (4.11%) Erlang
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) MCSA
1 3 (4.11%) MCSE
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.74%) CCNA
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.74%) MCDST
2 2 (2.74%) MCP
3 1 (1.37%) CCNP
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (41.10%) Active Directory
1 30 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.44%) VMware NSX
3 11 (15.07%) vSphere
4 5 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.85%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.11%) Docker
5 3 (4.11%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.74%) vCloud
6 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.74%) XenServer
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) SCCM
2 13 (17.81%) Puppet
3 9 (12.33%) vRealize
4 4 (5.48%) Ansible
4 4 (5.48%) vCenter Server
5 3 (4.11%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.11%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.74%) Consul
6 2 (2.74%) Graphite
6 2 (2.74%) Nagios
6 2 (2.74%) SCOM
6 2 (2.74%) WSUS
7 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.37%) Icinga
7 1 (1.37%) Packer
7 1 (1.37%) Rancher
7 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Citrix
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco
4 6 (8.22%) NetApp
5 4 (5.48%) Avaya
5 4 (5.48%) F5
6 3 (4.11%) Apple
6 3 (4.11%) EMC
6 3 (4.11%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
7 2 (2.74%) Intel
7 2 (2.74%) McAfee
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle
7 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.74%) Splunk
7 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.74%) Veeam
8 1 (1.37%) Zerto