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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 46 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 42 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.87% 1.68% 1.60%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 21.28% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +14.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £366 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.28% -14.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +12.94%
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
126 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.60% 7.87% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 28 19
Average daily rate £350 £273 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £205 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £363 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 11
Average hourly rate £25.50 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.45% +10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £8.95 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.60 £15.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 41 £500 +42.85% 5
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (73.58%) Linux
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (49.06%) HTTP
4 26 (49.06%) Configuration Management
5 25 (47.17%) SSL
5 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (43.40%) WebSphere
6 23 (43.40%) DNS
6 23 (43.40%) DHCP
7 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
8 21 (39.62%) Xen
9 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
10 19 (35.85%) Security Cleared
10 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
11 18 (33.96%) Apache
11 18 (33.96%) Java
11 18 (33.96%) Google
11 18 (33.96%) Google Cloud Platform
11 18 (33.96%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (33.96%) Google App Engine
12 16 (30.19%) nginx
12 16 (30.19%) Open Source
12 16 (30.19%) Jetty
12 16 (30.19%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (30.19%) IPsec
12 16 (30.19%) .NET
12 16 (30.19%) J2EE
12 16 (30.19%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (43.40%) WebSphere
2 18 (33.96%) Apache
3 16 (30.19%) Tomcat
3 16 (30.19%) IIS
3 16 (30.19%) Jetty
3 16 (30.19%) nginx
4 7 (13.21%) JBoss
5 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.89%) Confluence
7 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 18 (33.96%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (33.96%) Google App Engine
3 16 (30.19%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (11.32%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.89%) PaaS
6 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) HTTP
2 25 (47.17%) SSL
3 23 (43.40%) DNS
3 23 (43.40%) DHCP
4 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
5 16 (30.19%) FTP
5 16 (30.19%) IPsec
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) WAN
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) SNMP
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) MPLS
8 1 (1.89%) Firewall
8 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) FishEye
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Technical Architect
1 8 (15.09%) Architect
2 7 (13.21%) Linux Support
3 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Consultant
4 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Wintel Support
5 2 (3.77%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Web Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Linux Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Servlets
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
1 16 (30.19%) J2EE
2 8 (15.09%) CSS
2 8 (15.09%) JSON
2 8 (15.09%) REST
2 8 (15.09%) SOAP
2 8 (15.09%) XML
2 8 (15.09%) SAML
2 8 (15.09%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) PKI
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) Solaris
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX
7 1 (1.89%) AIX
7 1 (1.89%) VMS
7 1 (1.89%) Fedora
7 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.89%) CentOS
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Configuration Management
3 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (30.19%) Open Source
5 12 (22.64%) DevOps
6 8 (15.09%) Information Security
7 7 (13.21%) Microservices
8 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
10 2 (3.77%) Server Building
10 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (1.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (1.89%) Server Hardening
11 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) Ruby
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) RHCE
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
1 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) Xen
2 12 (22.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.66%) QEMU
5 3 (5.66%) KVM
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Puppet
2 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.43%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (7.55%) HP SIM
5 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.77%) Ansible
7 1 (1.89%) logstash
7 1 (1.89%) yum
7 1 (1.89%) OpenView
7 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Google
4 12 (22.64%) HP
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle
5 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
6 7 (13.21%) Citrix
7 5 (9.43%) McAfee
8 3 (5.66%) Rackspace
8 3 (5.66%) SaltStack
8 3 (5.66%) Symantec
9 1 (1.89%) Juniper
9 1 (1.89%) Veritas
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) Splunk
9 1 (1.89%) ArcSight
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