Period
to 27 July 2017

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 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 29 22
Rank change year-on-year -33 -7 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware 141 320 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.34% 5.48% 6.43%
As % of the Vendors category 8.79% 14.25% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 221 269
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +30.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £205 £231 £200
90th Percentile £553 £563 £438
England median daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year +1.91% +9.03% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.54% -18.82% -3.41%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.00 £9.45
90th Percentile £24.00 £25.00 £47.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 1604 2246 2501
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 37.95% 38.46% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 1455 1553
Yorkshire median daily rate £398 £399 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +16.79% +0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £538 £563 £475
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 91 113
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -0.70% +8.76%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.30 £23.00 £37.41
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 27 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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 -38 95 £450 +12.50% 43
South Yorkshire -14 23 £325 -35.00% 2
North Yorkshire -8 13 £190 -27.62% 2
East Yorkshire -8 1 £175 +9.38% 1
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 85 (60.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (49.65%) Windows
3 51 (36.17%) Active Directory
4 46 (32.62%) Microsoft
5 44 (31.21%) Cisco
6 36 (25.53%) Windows Server
7 27 (19.15%) vSphere
7 27 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (18.44%) MS Exchange
8 26 (18.44%) NetApp
8 26 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (18.44%) Data Centre
9 25 (17.73%) DNS
9 25 (17.73%) Finance
10 23 (16.31%) Firewall
10 23 (16.31%) Linux
11 22 (15.60%) Jenkins
12 21 (14.89%) Puppet
12 21 (14.89%) SQL
13 20 (14.18%) HP
13 20 (14.18%) vRealize
14 19 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (12.77%) Citrix
15 18 (12.77%) WAN
15 18 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
16 17 (12.06%) LAN
16 17 (12.06%) ITIL
17 16 (11.35%) SCCM
17 16 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (10.64%) vCenter Server

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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 26 (18.44%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.96%) IIS
4 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.42%) Apache
6 2 (1.42%) nginx
6 2 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.71%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Primavera
1 1 (0.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.38%) Office 365
3 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.26%) IaaS
4 6 (4.26%) PaaS
4 6 (4.26%) SaaS
5 3 (2.13%) GitHub
6 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.73%) DNS
2 23 (16.31%) Firewall
3 18 (12.77%) WAN
4 17 (12.06%) LAN
5 15 (10.64%) SAN
6 9 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (6.38%) DHCP
7 7 (4.96%) LDAP
8 6 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.26%) VPN
9 5 (3.55%) NAS
10 4 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (2.84%) SNMP
10 4 (2.84%) VoIP
11 3 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.13%) Internet
11 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.42%) FCoE
12 2 (1.42%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.84%) Couchbase
3 4 (2.84%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.42%) OLAP
5 2 (1.42%) OLTP
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.71%) HBase
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.80%) JIRA
3 6 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.42%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.71%) GitLab
General
1 25 (17.73%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.67%) Electronics
3 8 (5.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Back Office
4 3 (2.13%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Law
5 2 (1.42%) Games
5 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (13.48%) Architect
2 16 (11.35%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (8.51%) Analyst
4 11 (7.80%) Consultant
4 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Developer
6 8 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.67%) Azure Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (5.67%) Network Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Administrator
7 7 (4.96%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) SAML
2 2 (1.42%) Middleware
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.71%) JSON
3 1 (0.71%) LAMP
3 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.71%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.71%) REST
3 1 (0.71%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.71%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) XSLT
3 1 (0.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.44%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.26%) PKI
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) NHS
5 3 (2.13%) Clustering
5 3 (2.13%) HP Storage
5 3 (2.13%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.42%) FMCG
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.42%) Replication
6 2 (1.42%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (49.65%) Windows
2 36 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 27 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (16.31%) Linux
6 11 (7.80%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.26%) Unix
9 5 (3.55%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (2.84%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.13%) CentOS
11 3 (2.13%) Solaris
11 3 (2.13%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.42%) CatOS
12 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.71%) SUSE
13 1 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.71%) VMS
13 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.06%) ITIL
2 14 (9.93%) Workflow
3 13 (9.22%) Workflow Development
4 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (7.80%) Change Control
5 11 (7.80%) DevOps
6 10 (7.09%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.38%) Migration
8 8 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (5.67%) Information Security
8 8 (5.67%) Programme Management
9 7 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.26%) Converged Infrastructure
10 6 (4.26%) IT Strategy
11 5 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.55%) High Availability
11 5 (3.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.89%) SQL
2 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.42%) C
4 2 (1.42%) Elixir
4 2 (1.42%) Erlang
4 2 (1.42%) Ruby
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) CCIE
4 6 (4.26%) CCNA
5 5 (3.55%) MCSE
5 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.13%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.42%) MCP
7 2 (1.42%) MCSA
8 1 (0.71%) CCNP
8 1 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (60.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (36.17%) Active Directory
3 27 (19.15%) vSphere
4 18 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (9.93%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.67%) Docker
7 6 (4.26%) vCloud
8 5 (3.55%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.84%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.84%) XenApp
10 3 (2.13%) NFS
11 2 (1.42%) KVM
11 2 (1.42%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.71%) SRDF
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (14.89%) Puppet
2 20 (14.18%) vRealize
3 16 (11.35%) SCCM
4 15 (10.64%) vCenter Server
5 14 (9.93%) Ansible
6 7 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (4.26%) SCOM
8 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.84%) WMI
9 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (2.13%) Packer
9 3 (2.13%) SmoothWall
9 3 (2.13%) Terraform
10 2 (1.42%) Icinga
10 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.42%) PowerCLI
10 2 (1.42%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.42%) Rancher
10 2 (1.42%) vMotion
10 2 (1.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 44 (31.21%) Cisco
3 26 (18.44%) NetApp
4 20 (14.18%) HP
5 18 (12.77%) Citrix
6 12 (8.51%) Dell
7 11 (7.80%) F5
8 10 (7.09%) EMC
9 8 (5.67%) Oracle
9 8 (5.67%) SAP
10 7 (4.96%) IBM
11 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.84%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.84%) Symantec
12 4 (2.84%) Veeam
13 3 (2.13%) Infoblox
14 2 (1.42%) Google
14 2 (1.42%) Juniper
14 2 (1.42%) Nokia
14 2 (1.42%) Sophos
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