The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Contract jobs citing vSphere 15 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.32% 0.30% 2.24%
As % of the System Software category 4.95% 3.51% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 10
Median daily rate £534 - £374
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 - £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £23.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+87.20% -28.03%
vSphere
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
303 57 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.63% 8.57% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 20 31
Median daily rate £340 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £200 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -10.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing vSphere across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

vSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vSphere across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

vSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing vSphere 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) DHCP
1 22 (100.00%) DNS
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) IIS
3 15 (68.18%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (63.64%) Clustering
5 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (59.09%) Open Source
5 13 (59.09%) ITIL
5 13 (59.09%) MCSA
5 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (59.09%) DevOps
6 12 (54.55%) HP Helion
6 12 (54.55%) IaaS
6 12 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (54.55%) PRINCE2
6 12 (54.55%) SaaS
6 12 (54.55%) PaaS
6 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
7 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (50.00%) Change Management
7 11 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
8 10 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (45.45%) MCSE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (68.18%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Jetty
2 3 (13.64%) Mongrel
2 3 (13.64%) nginx
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) HP Helion
1 12 (54.55%) IaaS
1 12 (54.55%) PaaS
1 12 (54.55%) SaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.64%) Google App Engine
2 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) DHCP
1 22 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) IPsec
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Server Support
7 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
1 13 (59.09%) Open Source
2 12 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 11 (50.00%) Change Management
4 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
5 8 (36.36%) Data Management
6 7 (31.82%) CRM
6 7 (31.82%) Security Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) MCSA
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) Intel Security
3 7 (31.82%) Lumension
3 7 (31.82%) Symantec
4 3 (13.64%) Google