The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 67 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.38% 2.04% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 14.61% 23.40% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Average daily rate
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£285 £280 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -8.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £358 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% +1.74%
VMware Infrastructure
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
89 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.44% 8.74% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 13
Average daily rate £288 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £8.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £22.50 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the North East region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -23 11 £295 +5.35% 2
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) DHCP
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Xen
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
5 7 (30.43%) SSL
5 7 (30.43%) HP
5 7 (30.43%) HTTP
5 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 7 (30.43%) Apache
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (26.09%) Google App Engine
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (26.09%) Puppet
6 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (26.09%) Jetty
6 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (26.09%) nginx
6 6 (26.09%) Google
6 6 (26.09%) WebSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 6 (26.09%) Jetty
2 6 (26.09%) nginx
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (26.09%) Google App Engine
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DHCP
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) SSL
2 7 (30.43%) HTTP
2 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (26.09%) FTP
3 6 (26.09%) IPsec
4 5 (21.74%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) J2EE
1 6 (26.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) AIX
7 1 (4.35%) VMS
7 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Open Source
3 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.35%) Server Building
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Xen
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) QEMU
5 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (13.04%) HP SIM
4 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Google
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) McAfee
7 3 (13.04%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.35%) Veritas
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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