The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

VMware Server
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 125 124
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 1 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.050% 0.71% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 5.80% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 17
Median daily rate £325 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +63.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £275
% change year-on-year -27.77% +63.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.46 £19.82
% change year-on-year - +149.60%  

VMware Server is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 202 345 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 10.16% 12.26% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 222 165
Median daily rate £350 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +36.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £215 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 41
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +37.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £23.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing VMware Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in Yorkshire

VMware Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Server in Yorkshire

VMware Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Server in Yorkshire

VMware Server
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 Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +5 1 £325 -18.75%
VMware Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server 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 VMware Server.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

VMware Server
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp