Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 October 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 90 97
Rank change year-on-year +20 +7 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 81 103
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.88% 2.19% 2.09%
As % of the System Software category 10.50% 13.46% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 46 65
Median daily rate £438 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.24% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £315 £194 £185
90th Percentile £516 £513 £558
England median daily rate £448 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.00% -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £27.63 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +160.00%
England median hourly rate £39.50 £41.06 £27.00
% change year-on-year -3.79% +52.06% +35.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 200 602 706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.91% 16.30% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 373 448
Median daily rate £466 £401 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.42% -2.91% +3.13%
10th Percentile £254 £160 £217
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 48 52
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.29 £11.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.89% +11.75% -0.92%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.72 £9.32
90th Percentile £19.50 £18.83 £27.49
Median hourly rate £19.39 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +17.52% +3.13% -4.79%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 October 2020. 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 +19 16 £413 +17.86% 14
South Yorkshire +40 5 £450 -0.96% 7
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Migration
3 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
4 7 (33.33%) Storage Management
5 6 (28.57%) vCenter Server
5 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Puppet
6 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (23.81%) Ansible
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) Server Building
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) Data Guard
7 4 (19.05%) Azure
7 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (19.05%) Solaris
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle

VMware Infrastructure
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 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Audio Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Platform Manager
1 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) DBA
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XMPP
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) CSS3
2 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) LINQ
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Server Building
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 3 (14.29%) Information Management
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Project Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
1 3 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) CREST Certified
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (14.29%) VMware NSX
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 5 (23.81%) Puppet
3 4 (19.05%) Data Guard
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) EqualLogic
6 2 (9.52%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Sage
7 1 (4.76%) Splunk
7 1 (4.76%) Xamarin