The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 35 22
Rank change year-on-year -33 -13  
Contract jobs citing VMware 53 140 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.53% 4.79% 6.46%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 12.15% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 92 136
Median daily rate £450 £356 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £231 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +110.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% -4.25%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 751 1152 1296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 35.78% 39.38% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 765 800
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 59
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -21.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.31% +8.57%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
West Yorkshire -34 33 £465 +16.25% 31
South Yorkshire 0 12 £325 -10.65% 6
North Yorkshire -10 4 £195 -26.41% 5
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 84 (47.46%) Windows
2 74 (41.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (32.20%) Microsoft
4 52 (29.38%) Cisco
5 49 (27.68%) Windows Server
6 46 (25.99%) Linux
7 45 (25.42%) Active Directory
8 41 (23.16%) vSphere
9 36 (20.34%) Data Centre
10 34 (19.21%) DNS
11 32 (18.08%) vRealize
12 31 (17.51%) Finance
13 28 (15.82%) ITIL
13 28 (15.82%) SQL
13 28 (15.82%) SAN
13 28 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (15.25%) DevOps
15 26 (14.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (14.69%) Security Cleared
15 26 (14.69%) Citrix
16 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
16 25 (14.12%) MS Exchange
17 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
18 23 (12.99%) Unix
18 23 (12.99%) Puppet
18 23 (12.99%) vCenter Server
19 22 (12.43%) SCCM
20 21 (11.86%) EMC
21 19 (10.73%) NetApp
21 19 (10.73%) Oracle

VMware
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 25 (14.12%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.95%) Apache
4 6 (3.39%) IIS
4 6 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.82%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.82%) IBM Domino
6 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.13%) CICS
8 2 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.56%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.65%) Office 365
4 7 (3.95%) GitHub
4 7 (3.95%) IaaS
5 5 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.82%) Loggly
5 5 (2.82%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.21%) DNS
2 28 (15.82%) SAN
3 18 (10.17%) DHCP
4 16 (9.04%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (8.47%) Internet
6 14 (7.91%) Firewall
7 11 (6.21%) LAN
8 10 (5.65%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (5.65%) HTTP
8 10 (5.65%) WAN
9 9 (5.08%) FCoE
9 9 (5.08%) LDAP
9 9 (5.08%) NetScaler
10 8 (4.52%) NAS
10 8 (4.52%) NX-OS
11 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
11 7 (3.95%) VPN
12 5 (2.82%) VoIP
13 4 (2.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.39%) HBase
3 6 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.82%) MySQL
4 5 (2.82%) Redis
5 4 (2.26%) Riak
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.69%) DB2
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.56%) MS Access
8 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (10.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.78%) Maven
4 6 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.82%) Grunt
5 5 (2.82%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.26%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.56%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.56%) GitLab
7 1 (0.56%) jMock
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Mockito
7 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (17.51%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.82%) Banking
3 5 (2.82%) Publishing
3 5 (2.82%) Retail
4 4 (2.26%) Electronics
4 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.26%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Law
6 2 (1.13%) Local Government
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (9.04%) Architect
1 16 (9.04%) Developer
2 15 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (8.47%) VMware Engineer
3 14 (7.91%) Administrator
3 14 (7.91%) Consultant
4 13 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (7.34%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.21%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (4.52%) Network Engineer
7 8 (4.52%) Server Engineer
8 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (3.95%) Windows Support Engineer
9 6 (3.39%) Engineering Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Portal Developer
9 6 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.39%) VMware Specialist
9 6 (3.39%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) HTML
1 7 (3.95%) Web Services
2 6 (3.39%) CSS
2 6 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (3.39%) REST
3 5 (2.82%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.82%) CSS3
3 5 (2.82%) HTML5
3 5 (2.82%) jQuery
3 5 (2.82%) LAMP
3 5 (2.82%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (2.82%) SOAP
4 3 (1.69%) Middleware
5 2 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.13%) XML
6 1 (0.56%) J2EE
6 1 (0.56%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.56%) Spring
6 1 (0.56%) WAP
6 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.34%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.04%) Replication
3 10 (5.65%) Private Cloud
4 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (4.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (3.95%) iSeries
7 6 (3.39%) User Experience
8 5 (2.82%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.26%) Clustering
10 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.69%) Symmetrix
10 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
11 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.13%) EMC VNXe
11 2 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Licensing
11 2 (1.13%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 84 (47.46%) Windows
2 49 (27.68%) Windows Server
3 46 (25.99%) Linux
4 28 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (14.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (12.99%) Unix
7 15 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.78%) Solaris
9 10 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (5.08%) SUSE
10 9 (5.08%) Windows 7
11 5 (2.82%) AIX
11 5 (2.82%) CoreOS
11 5 (2.82%) VMS
12 4 (2.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (2.26%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.13%) CatOS
13 2 (1.13%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.82%) ITIL
2 27 (15.25%) DevOps
3 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.73%) Workflow
4 17 (9.60%) Workflow Development
5 16 (9.04%) Migration
6 13 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (6.78%) People Management
8 10 (5.65%) Change Control
8 10 (5.65%) Configuration Management
8 10 (5.65%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.08%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.08%) Server Virtualisation
9 9 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.08%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.52%) High Availability
11 7 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.95%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.82%) SQL
2 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (8.47%) Python
4 10 (5.65%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.08%) C
6 8 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.95%) Java
7 7 (3.95%) Perl
8 5 (2.82%) PHP
8 5 (2.82%) Ruby
9 2 (1.13%) Go
9 2 (1.13%) Scala
10 1 (0.56%) C#
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (14.69%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.73%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.65%) MCSE
5 6 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.26%) DBS Check
6 4 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.69%) CCNA
7 3 (1.69%) MCP
8 2 (1.13%) CCIE
8 2 (1.13%) Degree
9 1 (0.56%) CCDP
9 1 (0.56%) CCNP
9 1 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) GPG13
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 74 (41.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (25.42%) Active Directory
3 41 (23.16%) vSphere
4 16 (9.04%) Docker
4 16 (9.04%) VMware ESX
5 12 (6.78%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.08%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.52%) XenApp
8 7 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.39%) NFS
9 6 (3.39%) vCloud
10 5 (2.82%) HDFS
10 5 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (2.82%) VirtualBox
11 4 (2.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 4 (2.26%) SRDF
12 3 (1.69%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.69%) Veritas File System
12 3 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (18.08%) vRealize
2 23 (12.99%) Puppet
2 23 (12.99%) vCenter Server
3 22 (12.43%) SCCM
4 16 (9.04%) Ansible
5 14 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (6.78%) NetBackup
7 9 (5.08%) Kubernetes
8 6 (3.39%) Nagios
9 5 (2.82%) Salt
9 5 (2.82%) SCOM
9 5 (2.82%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.26%) Backup Exec
10 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (2.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (2.26%) vMotion
11 3 (1.69%) Terraform
12 2 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (1.13%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 57 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 52 (29.38%) Cisco
3 26 (14.69%) Citrix
4 21 (11.86%) EMC
5 19 (10.73%) NetApp
5 19 (10.73%) Oracle
6 15 (8.47%) F5
7 14 (7.91%) HP
8 12 (6.78%) Brocade
9 11 (6.21%) Avaya
10 10 (5.65%) CheckPoint
10 10 (5.65%) Veritas
11 8 (4.52%) Dell
11 8 (4.52%) IBM
11 8 (4.52%) Symantec
12 7 (3.95%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.39%) Rackspace
13 6 (3.39%) Veeam
14 5 (2.82%) New Relic
14 5 (2.82%) SaltStack
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £475 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago