Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 114 63
Rank change year-on-year -16 -51 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 75 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.51% 1.74% 3.06%
As % of the System Software category 12.17% 15.34% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 55 131
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £375 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.10% +23.84%
10th Percentile £195 £238 £143
90th Percentile £575 £538 £480
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 £21.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +179.07% +38.71% +63.16%
England median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% -41.56% +43.93%

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 600 489 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.44% 11.36% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 329 414
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £160 £125 £130
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 53 76
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% -6.50% +2.50%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.49 £23.50 £24.38
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 23 April 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
West Yorkshire -26 40 £500 +33.33% 36
North Yorkshire +13 16 £300 +53.85% 6
South Yorkshire -7 16 £431 +15.00% 8
East Yorkshire - 1 £140 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (50.68%) Windows
3 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
4 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
4 26 (35.62%) Citrix
5 25 (34.25%) Linux
6 20 (27.40%) DNS
6 20 (27.40%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (27.40%) Data Centre
6 20 (27.40%) Windows Server
7 19 (26.03%) ITIL
8 17 (23.29%) Cisco
9 15 (20.55%) DHCP
9 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
10 14 (19.18%) Apache
10 14 (19.18%) Open Source
10 14 (19.18%) Puppet
10 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (17.81%) Java
12 12 (16.44%) HTTP
12 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (15.07%) Oracle
13 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
13 11 (15.07%) vSphere
14 10 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
14 10 (13.70%) Firewall

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 14 (19.18%) Apache
2 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.33%) WebSphere
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (8.22%) IIS
5 6 (8.22%) Jetty
5 6 (8.22%) Mongrel
5 6 (8.22%) nginx
5 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.11%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (4.11%) Apache Synapse
7 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.11%) JBoss
7 3 (4.11%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.37%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.22%) Google App Engine
5 5 (6.85%) Office 365
6 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.74%) PaaS
8 1 (1.37%) IaaS
8 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) DNS
2 15 (20.55%) DHCP
3 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
4 12 (16.44%) HTTP
5 10 (13.70%) Firewall
6 8 (10.96%) FTP
7 7 (9.59%) IPsec
7 7 (9.59%) SSL
8 5 (6.85%) NetScaler
9 4 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.48%) LAN
9 4 (5.48%) SMTP
9 4 (5.48%) VPN
9 4 (5.48%) WAN
10 3 (4.11%) BGP
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.11%) Internet
10 3 (4.11%) MPLS
10 3 (4.11%) OSPF
10 3 (4.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) MySQL
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.22%) Travis CI
3 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.74%) Games
5 2 (2.74%) Military
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Architect
2 10 (13.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Java Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Java Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre Specialist
6 4 (5.48%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) J2EE
2 6 (8.22%) Servlets
3 5 (6.85%) HTML
3 5 (6.85%) HTML5
3 5 (6.85%) REST
3 5 (6.85%) SOAP
3 5 (6.85%) Spring
3 5 (6.85%) XML
4 4 (5.48%) Web Services
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Camel
5 3 (4.11%) Kafka
5 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.11%) Velocity
6 2 (2.74%) RESTful
7 1 (1.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.11%) Replication
2 3 (4.11%) TM Forum
3 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.74%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) iSeries
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) PKI
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 25 (34.25%) Linux
3 20 (27.40%) Windows Server
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.48%) Unix
7 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) AIX
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.74%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.18%) Open Source
3 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
3 10 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.96%) Service Management
4 8 (10.96%) SOA
5 7 (9.59%) Information Security
5 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps
6 6 (8.22%) Microservices
6 6 (8.22%) TDD
7 5 (6.85%) Network Management
7 5 (6.85%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.48%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) Java
2 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.59%) Python
4 6 (8.22%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) Ruby
6 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.74%) Go
8 1 (1.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) CCNA
2 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.85%) DBS Check
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) MCSE
6 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CCA
7 1 (1.37%) CCSA
7 1 (1.37%) CCSE
7 1 (1.37%) CEH
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.37%) MCP
7 1 (1.37%) MCTS
7 1 (1.37%) RHCE
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.07%) vSphere
3 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.96%) XenApp
4 7 (9.59%) Terminal Services
4 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.22%) Xen
5 6 (8.22%) XenServer
6 5 (6.85%) VMware Server
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (5.48%) Terminal Server
7 4 (5.48%) VMware NSX
8 3 (4.11%) KVM
8 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.37%) NFS
10 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Puppet
2 6 (8.22%) Ansible
2 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.22%) SCCM
2 6 (8.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 5 (6.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.48%) EdgeSight
4 4 (5.48%) vRealize
5 2 (2.74%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.74%) CA Wily
5 2 (2.74%) OpenView
5 2 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.74%) SCOM
6 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (35.62%) Citrix
4 17 (23.29%) Cisco
5 11 (15.07%) Oracle
6 8 (10.96%) Google
6 8 (10.96%) HP
7 7 (9.59%) NetApp
8 6 (8.22%) Dell
8 6 (8.22%) EMC
8 6 (8.22%) Ivanti
9 5 (6.85%) F5
9 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.48%) Apple
10 4 (5.48%) Brocade
10 4 (5.48%) CheckPoint
10 4 (5.48%) IBM
11 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.11%) Splunk
11 3 (4.11%) TIBCO