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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 75 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing vSphere 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.53% 0.58% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 8.11% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £228 £339 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.97% +38.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £332 £334
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -0.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.58 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.79 £21.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -26.31%
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
210 37 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.98% 7.13% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 15 49
Median daily rate £275 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £577 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 1
Median hourly rate £28.25 £12.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.83% -36.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (78.57%) DHCP
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Citrix
5 9 (64.29%) Symantec
6 8 (57.14%) HP
7 7 (50.00%) Intel Security
7 7 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
8 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
9 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
9 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (35.71%) Lumension
10 4 (28.57%) Security Management
10 4 (28.57%) SQL
10 4 (28.57%) ITIL
10 4 (28.57%) XenServer
11 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 3 (21.43%) MCSE
11 3 (21.43%) Server Building

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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Security Management
2 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) MCSA
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) XenServer
4 2 (14.29%) Brightmail
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Symantec
4 8 (57.14%) HP
5 7 (50.00%) Intel Security
6 5 (35.71%) Lumension
7 2 (14.29%) Compaq
7 2 (14.29%) Dell
7 2 (14.29%) IronPort
7 2 (14.29%) ThinPrint
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Veritas
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