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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 24 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.88% 2.87% 1.96%
As % of the System Software category 22.02% 31.25% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £391 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
109 32 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.07% 9.17% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 15
Average daily rate £305 £270 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £188 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £379 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 16
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £16.30 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 18 £400 +26.98% 7
Durham - 5 £300 - 4
Northumberland - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Windows
3 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
4 12 (34.29%) vSphere
4 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
6 10 (28.57%) HP
6 10 (28.57%) Citrix
6 10 (28.57%) DHCP
6 10 (28.57%) DNS
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 9 (25.71%) SAN
8 8 (22.86%) Middleware
8 8 (22.86%) VMware ESX
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
8 8 (22.86%) UNIX
8 8 (22.86%) Solaris
8 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) Clustering
9 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (17.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.14%) EMC
10 6 (17.14%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DHCP
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) SAN
3 8 (22.86%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (14.29%) LAN
5 5 (14.29%) WAN
6 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 4 (11.43%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Architect
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Deployment Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Middleware
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) LAMP
3 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) CMDB
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Solaris
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) HPUX
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.14%) Service Management
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) LINC
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) vSphere
3 8 (22.86%) VMware ESX
4 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (8.57%) KVM
5 3 (8.57%) RHEV
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 5 (14.29%) OpenView
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) HP
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle
5 6 (17.14%) EMC
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) Lotus
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.57%) Veritas
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