Period
to 14 July 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 14 July 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 110 115
Rank change year-on-year +50 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 50 72 94
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.87% 1.65% 1.85%
As % of the System Software category 18.38% 11.56% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 75
Median daily rate £388 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.63% -2.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £230 £160 £172
90th Percentile £488 £536 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.64 £16.86 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.29% -71.90% +380.00%
England median hourly rate £38.55 £29.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +32.91% +7.41% +37.33%

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 272 623 701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.61% 14.26% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 380 455
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £140 £211
90th Percentile £600 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 54 51
Median hourly rate £16.85 £13.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.51% -5.17% +26.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.80 £28.87 £35.75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.98 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.93% +2.88% +3.13%

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 14 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 14 July 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 +44 31 £333 -24.00% 9
North Yorkshire +10 11 £325 +75.68% 2
South Yorkshire +35 7 £450 +12.50% 4
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (64.00%) Windows
3 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (42.00%) Office 365
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (26.00%) Azure
8 12 (24.00%) Linux
8 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (20.00%) Ansible
11 9 (18.00%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.00%) WAN
12 8 (16.00%) LAN
12 8 (16.00%) Migration
12 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
13 7 (14.00%) Puppet
13 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
13 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (12.00%) Storage Management
14 6 (12.00%) Project Delivery
14 6 (12.00%) Cisco
14 6 (12.00%) Citrix
14 6 (12.00%) Solaris

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 (6.00%) IIS
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) Jetty
2 1 (2.00%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.00%) nginx
2 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.00%) Office 365
2 13 (26.00%) Azure
3 5 (10.00%) AWS
3 5 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (8.00%) GCP
5 3 (6.00%) IaaS
5 3 (6.00%) OneDrive
5 3 (6.00%) PaaS
6 2 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.00%) Cloudflare
7 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
7 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) WAN
2 8 (16.00%) LAN
3 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.00%) Firewall
5 5 (10.00%) DHCP
5 5 (10.00%) DNS
5 5 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 5 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (8.00%) Internet
6 4 (8.00%) SAN
7 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (6.00%) VLAN
7 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.00%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.00%) SMTP
8 2 (4.00%) VoIP
8 2 (4.00%) VSAN
9 1 (2.00%) FTP
9 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) IT Support
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) J2EE
1 1 (2.00%) LAMP
1 1 (2.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 12 (24.00%) Linux
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (12.00%) Solaris
8 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
9 5 (10.00%) Unix
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (2.00%) CentOS
12 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (16.00%) Migration
3 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (12.00%) Change Management
4 6 (12.00%) DevOps
4 6 (12.00%) Project Delivery
4 6 (12.00%) Storage Management
4 6 (12.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.00%) Facilities Management
5 5 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Server Building
7 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.00%) Information Management
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.00%) CCNA
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.00%) MCP
2 2 (4.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) VMware NSX
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 6 (12.00%) vCenter Server
4 4 (8.00%) Data Guard
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (6.00%) SCCM
5 3 (6.00%) XenMobile
6 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.00%) Terraform
6 2 (4.00%) vRealize
6 2 (4.00%) WSUS
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (2.00%) PowerCLI
7 1 (2.00%) SCOM
7 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle
6 3 (6.00%) Altiris
6 3 (6.00%) EqualLogic
6 3 (6.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.00%) Google
6 3 (6.00%) McAfee
6 3 (6.00%) Symantec
7 2 (4.00%) Aruba
7 2 (4.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (4.00%) Hitachi
7 2 (4.00%) Huawei
7 2 (4.00%) Meraki
7 2 (4.00%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.00%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam