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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure 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
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 106 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.01% 1.40% 2.33%
As % of the System Software category 25.06% 12.87% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 9 10
Median daily rate £314 £295 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.35% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +145.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £32.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £32.50 £13.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +71.42%
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
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%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 +28 102 £315 +6.77%
Durham +10 3 £203 -57.36%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 144 (100.00%) VMware
2 116 (80.56%) Windows
3 109 (75.69%) Active Directory
4 95 (65.97%) Microsoft
5 94 (65.28%) ITIL
6 80 (55.56%) HP
7 77 (53.47%) DHCP
8 76 (52.78%) Citrix
8 76 (52.78%) Windows Server
9 75 (52.08%) Security Cleared
10 64 (44.44%) SC Cleared
10 64 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 59 (40.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (38.89%) DNS
13 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
14 52 (36.11%) IIS
15 49 (34.03%) Windows Server 2003
16 47 (32.64%) Oracle
17 46 (31.94%) Service Delivery
18 44 (30.56%) AppSense
19 43 (29.86%) XenApp
20 42 (29.17%) ThinPrint
21 39 (27.08%) MS Excel
22 37 (25.69%) SQL
22 37 (25.69%) Project Management
23 36 (25.00%) Management Information System
23 36 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
24 35 (24.31%) Degree
25 33 (22.92%) XenServer
26 32 (22.22%) XenDesktop

VMware Infrastructure
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:

Application Platforms
1 52 (36.11%) IIS
2 29 (20.14%) Apache
3 20 (13.89%) IBM Notes
4 10 (6.94%) OpenStack
5 9 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.56%) iPlanet
6 8 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.78%) MQSeries
9 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.08%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.69%) Jetty
11 1 (0.69%) nginx
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Office
3 3 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) IaaS
1 3 (2.08%) PaaS
1 3 (2.08%) SaaS
2 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.39%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 77 (53.47%) DHCP
2 56 (38.89%) DNS
3 30 (20.83%) Firewall
4 26 (18.06%) SAN
5 11 (7.64%) LDAP
5 11 (7.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.25%) 3G
6 9 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 8 (5.56%) WAN
8 7 (4.86%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.86%) VPN
9 6 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (4.17%) SMS
10 4 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.08%) FTP
11 3 (2.08%) NAS
12 2 (1.39%) HTTP
12 2 (1.39%) SSH
12 2 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.42%) MySQL
3 13 (9.03%) RDBMS
3 13 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.78%) DB2
6 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (14.58%) MSI
2 8 (5.56%) StarTeam
3 7 (4.86%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) NMock
4 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.69%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) WiX
General
1 11 (7.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (34.72%) Support Engineer
2 28 (19.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 12 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 11 (7.64%) Technical Leader
5 9 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.86%) Mobility Engineer
7 7 (4.86%) Server Support
8 6 (4.17%) Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.17%) Incident Coordinator
9 5 (3.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.47%) Citrix Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Build Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.28%) Middleware
2 8 (5.56%) J2EE
2 8 (5.56%) JSP
3 7 (4.86%) LAMP
4 4 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (1.39%) .NET
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.69%) Servlets
6 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 32 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 27 (18.75%) Clustering
4 17 (11.81%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.94%) Replication
6 9 (6.25%) CMDB
6 9 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (6.25%) Fat Client
6 9 (6.25%) Thin Client
7 7 (4.86%) CESG
8 6 (4.17%) Private Cloud
9 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.78%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.39%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.39%) HP Storage
11 2 (1.39%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.69%) AS400
12 1 (0.69%) PKI
12 1 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 116 (80.56%) Windows
2 76 (52.78%) Windows Server
3 59 (40.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (34.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (20.14%) Linux
6 24 (16.67%) Unix
7 19 (13.19%) Solaris
8 12 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 9 (6.25%) AIX
9 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (4.86%) Android
10 7 (4.86%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.86%) Windows Phone
10 7 (4.86%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.47%) HPUX
12 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.78%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.08%) CentOS
14 1 (0.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (65.28%) ITIL
2 46 (31.94%) Service Delivery
3 37 (25.69%) Project Management
4 29 (20.14%) Business Continuity
4 29 (20.14%) Configuration Management
5 27 (18.75%) ITIL V3
6 23 (15.97%) Application Packaging
7 22 (15.28%) High Availability
8 19 (13.19%) Problem Management
9 16 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 15 (10.42%) Knowledge Management
11 12 (8.33%) Change Management
11 12 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.94%) Escalation Management
12 10 (6.94%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (6.94%) Software Delivery
13 9 (6.25%) CRM
13 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.25%) Migration
13 9 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.69%) SQL
2 13 (9.03%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.64%) Bash Shell
4 10 (6.94%) Java
5 8 (5.56%) C-shell
5 8 (5.56%) Korn
5 8 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (1.39%) Python
6 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.69%) C#
7 1 (0.69%) C++
7 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (52.08%) Security Cleared
2 64 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 36 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (24.31%) Degree
5 8 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (4.17%) MCSA
7 6 (4.17%) MCSE
8 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.39%) CCNA
9 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.39%) MCITP
10 1 (0.69%) CCNP
10 1 (0.69%) CISSP
10 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.69%) MCDST
10 1 (0.69%) MCP
10 1 (0.69%) MCTS
10 1 (0.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.81%) SLA
2 8 (5.56%) JSP 440
3 7 (4.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (3.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 109 (75.69%) Active Directory
2 64 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 43 (29.86%) XenApp
4 33 (22.92%) XenServer
5 32 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 21 (14.58%) Terminal Services
7 15 (10.42%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (9.72%) Hyper-V
9 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (6.94%) vSphere
11 8 (5.56%) Samba
12 4 (2.78%) KVM
12 4 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
14 2 (1.39%) Brightmail
15 1 (0.69%) RHEV
15 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (22.22%) XenMobile
2 31 (21.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 30 (20.83%) EdgeSight
3 30 (20.83%) SafeCom
4 25 (17.36%) OpenView
5 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Clustering
6 21 (14.58%) Perfmon
7 14 (9.72%) HP SIM
8 13 (9.03%) SCCM
9 11 (7.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (4.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (2.78%) AirWatch
13 3 (2.08%) Puppet
14 2 (1.39%) Ansible
14 2 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
14 2 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
14 2 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (1.39%) NetBackup
14 2 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 144 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (65.97%) Microsoft
3 80 (55.56%) HP
4 76 (52.78%) Citrix
5 47 (32.64%) Oracle
6 44 (30.56%) AppSense
7 42 (29.17%) ThinPrint
8 30 (20.83%) SAP
9 21 (14.58%) Red Hat
10 20 (13.89%) Lotus
11 13 (9.03%) Cisco
12 9 (6.25%) Siemens
13 8 (5.56%) BEA
13 8 (5.56%) F5
13 8 (5.56%) Sun
14 7 (4.86%) Apple
15 6 (4.17%) EMC
15 6 (4.17%) Symantec
16 5 (3.47%) Samsung
17 4 (2.78%) Cognos