Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 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.

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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 67 84
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware 86 137 145
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.82% 3.12% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 11.50% 7.71% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 97 103
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £227 £169 £171
90th Percentile £504 £538 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £22.29 £16.86 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.18% -51.83% +180.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £16.04 £21.59
90th Percentile £32.45 £17.69 £60.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -7.41% +35.00%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 748 1,776 1,877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.93% 40.50% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 1,142 1,213
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £229 £205 £240
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 107 94
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -15.59% +42.16%
10th Percentile £11.06 £10.16 £10.75
90th Percentile £28.80 £31.25 £46.43
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.52
% change year-on-year +10.53% +8.45% +1.15%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMware in Yorkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing VMware in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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 9 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 +21 51 £375 -9.70% 14
North Yorkshire +16 23 £325 +4.00% 1
South Yorkshire +21 10 £450 +12.50% 8
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 53 (61.63%) Windows
2 52 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (45.35%) Active Directory
4 34 (39.53%) Microsoft
5 32 (37.21%) Office 365
5 32 (37.21%) Windows Server
6 28 (32.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 25 (29.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
8 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (23.26%) Azure
10 19 (22.09%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (18.60%) Finance
11 16 (18.60%) Linux
12 14 (16.28%) Windows 10
13 13 (15.12%) Citrix
14 12 (13.95%) Migration
14 12 (13.95%) Ansible
15 11 (12.79%) Change Management
15 11 (12.79%) Cisco
15 11 (12.79%) Red Hat
15 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
15 11 (12.79%) Project Delivery
16 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
17 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
17 9 (10.47%) XenApp
17 9 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (10.47%) SCCM
17 9 (10.47%) SQL

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 6 (6.98%) IIS
1 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.49%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) Jetty
5 1 (1.16%) Mongrel
5 1 (1.16%) nginx
5 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.21%) Office 365
2 20 (23.26%) Azure
3 8 (9.30%) AWS
4 5 (5.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.81%) GCP
4 5 (5.81%) IaaS
4 5 (5.81%) PaaS
5 4 (4.65%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) DNS
1 9 (10.47%) LAN
1 9 (10.47%) SAN
1 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
1 9 (10.47%) WAN
2 8 (9.30%) DHCP
2 8 (9.30%) NetScaler
3 7 (8.14%) Firewall
3 7 (8.14%) VPN
4 6 (6.98%) VLAN
5 5 (5.81%) Internet
5 5 (5.81%) IP Telephony
6 3 (3.49%) SMTP
6 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.33%) BGP
7 2 (2.33%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.33%) IPsec
7 2 (2.33%) Network Security
7 2 (2.33%) OSPF
7 2 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.16%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (8.14%) Administrator
2 7 (8.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (6.98%) Consultant
3 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (5.81%) IT Administrator
4 5 (5.81%) IT Systems Administrator
4 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Technical Leader
5 4 (4.65%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (3.49%) IT Support
6 3 (3.49%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) J2EE
1 1 (1.16%) LAMP
1 1 (1.16%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.81%) Clustering
2 5 (5.81%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) HP Storage
3 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (61.63%) Windows
2 32 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 28 (32.56%) Windows Server 2016
4 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (18.60%) Linux
7 14 (16.28%) Windows 10
8 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (9.30%) Solaris
11 6 (6.98%) Unix
11 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.33%) CentOS
14 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (13.95%) Migration
3 11 (12.79%) Change Management
3 11 (12.79%) Project Delivery
4 9 (10.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.14%) DevOps
6 7 (8.14%) Storage Management
7 6 (6.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.81%) Facilities Management
8 5 (5.81%) High Availability
8 5 (5.81%) ITIL
8 5 (5.81%) Project Management
8 5 (5.81%) Tech Ops
8 5 (5.81%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (4.65%) Server Building
10 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.49%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) SQL
3 3 (3.49%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) C
5 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (4.65%) CCA
3 3 (3.49%) CCNA
3 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.33%) MCP
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (45.35%) Active Directory
3 19 (22.09%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.47%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (10.47%) XenApp
5 8 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (9.30%) XenDesktop
6 7 (8.14%) vSphere
7 6 (6.98%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Ansible
2 9 (10.47%) SCCM
3 7 (8.14%) Puppet
3 7 (8.14%) vCenter Server
4 5 (5.81%) SCOM
5 4 (4.65%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (4.65%) vRealize
5 4 (4.65%) XenMobile
6 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (3.49%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.33%) Terraform
7 2 (2.33%) WSUS
8 1 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.16%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.16%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 34 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Citrix
3 11 (12.79%) Cisco
3 11 (12.79%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.14%) HP
4 7 (8.14%) Oracle
5 5 (5.81%) Fortinet
5 5 (5.81%) McAfee
5 5 (5.81%) NetApp
6 4 (4.65%) Altiris
6 4 (4.65%) Forcepoint
6 4 (4.65%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) Juniper
6 4 (4.65%) Symantec
6 4 (4.65%) Veeam
7 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.49%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.49%) Google
7 3 (3.49%) Hitachi
7 3 (3.49%) Huawei