Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 22 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.

VMS
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 201 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +173
Contract jobs citing VMS 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £160 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.06% - -
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.35 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -18.94% -1.52% -

VMS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 873 1147 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.66% 21.05% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 726 750
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £131 £213 £165
90th Percentile £541 £550 £515
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 80 170
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.98 £25.25 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.90%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +15 2 £160 -55.06%
VMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMS.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) VSAN

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VSAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Database Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard