The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.86% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.07% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £248 £325
% change year-on-year
+34.34% -23.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.17
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
423 101 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.96% 10.90% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 53 36
Median daily rate £270 £298 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £453 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 15 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £11.60 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the North East region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear - 13 £330 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 North East region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 13 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 13 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 11 (84.62%) Configuration Management
2 11 (84.62%) Manufacturing
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) Siemens
5 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Data Migration
5 8 (61.54%) Migration
6 7 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) HP
10 1 (7.69%) SQL

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (84.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Configuration Management
2 8 (61.54%) Data Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Siemens
4 2 (15.38%) HP