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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.26% 5.08% 2.57%
As % of the System Software category 21.95% 41.77% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 2
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£275 £266 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.28% +3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £233 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £495 £264
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.00% +11.11%
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
41 79 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.73% 12.17% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 12
Average daily rate £300 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £384 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -13.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £20.80 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -17 8 £275 +3.28% 7
Durham - - - - 1
Northumberland - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Windows
3 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) ITIL
6 12 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) HP
7 11 (33.33%) vSphere
8 10 (30.30%) SAN
9 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
10 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
10 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
10 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
10 8 (24.24%) UNIX
11 7 (21.21%) Apache
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.21%) Solaris
11 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
11 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
12 6 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 6 (18.18%) Google App Engine
12 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (18.18%) nginx
12 6 (18.18%) Amazon EC2

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Apache
3 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
3 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (18.18%) Jetty
3 6 (18.18%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (18.18%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) IPsec
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
2 6 (18.18%) FTP
2 6 (18.18%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) SSL
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (6.06%) Incident Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Architect
2 2 (6.06%) Report Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Analyst
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Administrator
3 1 (3.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (3.03%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.03%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (3.03%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (3.03%) Build Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
1 6 (18.18%) J2EE
1 6 (18.18%) Servlets
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) UNIX
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
2 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
3 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
5 5 (15.15%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) ERP
9 1 (3.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) LINC
3 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) vSphere
3 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 6 (18.18%) Xen
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (18.18%) Google
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix