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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 77 37 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.97% 3.57% 1.84%
As % of the System Software category 26.92% 29.37% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 8
Median daily rate £315 £475 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +55.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £635 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 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 £26.50 £26.30 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £36.80 £13.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +25.53%
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
286 126 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.19% 12.16% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 68 35
Median daily rate £260 £333 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £625 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 20 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.15 £12.68 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.75 £31.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +5 73 £315 -34.71% 5
Durham - 3 £203 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 153 (100.00%) VMware
2 122 (79.74%) Windows
3 112 (73.20%) Active Directory
4 104 (67.97%) ITIL
5 101 (66.01%) Microsoft
6 84 (54.90%) HP
7 82 (53.59%) Windows Server
8 81 (52.94%) DHCP
9 80 (52.29%) Citrix
9 80 (52.29%) Security Cleared
10 68 (44.44%) SC Cleared
11 67 (43.79%) Microsoft App-V
12 63 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 62 (40.52%) DNS
14 56 (36.60%) SQL Server
14 56 (36.60%) IIS
15 52 (33.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 52 (33.99%) Oracle
16 49 (32.03%) Service Delivery
17 47 (30.72%) AppSense
18 46 (30.07%) XenApp
19 45 (29.41%) ThinPrint
20 40 (26.14%) Project Management
20 40 (26.14%) SQL
21 39 (25.49%) MS Excel
22 37 (24.18%) Linux
22 37 (24.18%) Apache
22 37 (24.18%) Management Information System
23 36 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
23 36 (23.53%) XenServer

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 56 (36.60%) IIS
2 37 (24.18%) Apache
3 20 (13.07%) IBM Notes
4 15 (9.80%) OpenStack
5 9 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.23%) iPlanet
6 8 (5.23%) MS Exchange
6 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.61%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.96%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.31%) Jetty
10 2 (1.31%) Mongrel
10 2 (1.31%) nginx
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.31%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.27%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.96%) IaaS
2 3 (1.96%) PaaS
2 3 (1.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.31%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (1.31%) GitHub
3 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.31%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.31%) Linode
3 2 (1.31%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (52.94%) DHCP
2 62 (40.52%) DNS
3 30 (19.61%) Firewall
4 27 (17.65%) SAN
5 17 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 16 (10.46%) LDAP
7 13 (8.50%) WAN
8 12 (7.84%) iSCSI
9 9 (5.88%) 3G
9 9 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (5.23%) BIG-IP
11 7 (4.58%) VPN
12 6 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.92%) SMS
13 4 (2.61%) FTP
14 3 (1.96%) HTTP
14 3 (1.96%) NAS
15 2 (1.31%) Internet
15 2 (1.31%) IPsec
15 2 (1.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.38%) MySQL
3 13 (8.50%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.61%) DB2
6 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.31%) DataStage
7 2 (1.31%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.73%) MSI
2 13 (8.50%) StarTeam
3 12 (7.84%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.31%) GitLab
4 2 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.31%) Subversion
4 2 (1.31%) Travis CI
4 2 (1.31%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.65%) NMock
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.65%) WiX
General
1 11 (7.19%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (34.64%) Support Engineer
2 28 (18.30%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 12 (7.84%) Wintel Support
4 11 (7.19%) Technical Leader
5 10 (6.54%) Desktop Support
5 10 (6.54%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (4.58%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (4.58%) Mobility Engineer
6 7 (4.58%) Server Support
7 6 (3.92%) Architect
7 6 (3.92%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (3.92%) HPUX Engineer
7 6 (3.92%) Incident Coordinator
7 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.92%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (3.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.27%) Administrator
8 5 (3.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.38%) Middleware
2 14 (9.15%) LAMP
3 9 (5.88%) J2EE
4 8 (5.23%) JSP
5 4 (2.61%) Web Services
6 3 (1.96%) .NET
7 2 (1.31%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.31%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.31%) Servlets
8 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (24.18%) Management Information System
2 32 (20.92%) Computer Science
3 27 (17.65%) Clustering
4 17 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.54%) Replication
6 9 (5.88%) CMDB
6 9 (5.88%) Fat Client
6 9 (5.88%) Thin Client
7 7 (4.58%) CESG
8 6 (3.92%) Private Cloud
9 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.31%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.31%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.31%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.31%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.65%) Tandem
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 122 (79.74%) Windows
2 82 (53.59%) Windows Server
3 63 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (33.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (24.18%) Linux
6 32 (20.92%) Unix
7 24 (15.69%) Solaris
8 12 (7.84%) Windows 7
9 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (5.88%) AIX
10 9 (5.88%) HPUX
10 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (4.58%) Android
11 7 (4.58%) Apple iOS
11 7 (4.58%) Windows Phone
11 7 (4.58%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.27%) CentOS
13 4 (2.61%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.61%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (67.97%) ITIL
2 49 (32.03%) Service Delivery
3 40 (26.14%) Project Management
4 35 (22.88%) Configuration Management
5 32 (20.92%) Business Continuity
6 27 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 23 (15.03%) Application Packaging
8 22 (14.38%) High Availability
9 19 (12.42%) Problem Management
10 18 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 16 (10.46%) Incident Management
12 15 (9.80%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (7.84%) Change Management
14 10 (6.54%) Escalation Management
14 10 (6.54%) Kalman Filter
14 10 (6.54%) Migration
14 10 (6.54%) Software Delivery
15 9 (5.88%) CRM
15 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.14%) SQL
2 16 (10.46%) Bash Shell
3 13 (8.50%) C-shell
3 13 (8.50%) Java
3 13 (8.50%) Korn
3 13 (8.50%) Perl
3 13 (8.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.27%) Python
5 2 (1.31%) C++
5 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.31%) Jython
5 2 (1.31%) PHP
5 2 (1.31%) Ruby
5 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (52.29%) Security Cleared
2 68 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 36 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (22.88%) Degree
5 8 (5.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (3.92%) MCSA
7 6 (3.92%) MCSE
8 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.31%) CCNA
9 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.31%) MCITP
10 1 (0.65%) CCNP
10 1 (0.65%) CISSP
10 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.65%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.65%) MCDST
10 1 (0.65%) MCP
10 1 (0.65%) MCTS
10 1 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.76%) SLA
2 8 (5.23%) JSP 440
3 7 (4.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (3.27%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 112 (73.20%) Active Directory
2 67 (43.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 46 (30.07%) XenApp
4 36 (23.53%) XenServer
5 35 (22.88%) XenDesktop
6 21 (13.73%) Terminal Services
7 15 (9.80%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (9.15%) Hyper-V
9 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 13 (8.50%) Samba
10 8 (5.23%) vSphere
11 4 (2.61%) KVM
11 4 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (2.61%) Xen
12 3 (1.96%) VMware ESX
13 2 (1.31%) Brightmail
13 2 (1.31%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.65%) RHEV
14 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (22.88%) XenMobile
2 33 (21.57%) EdgeSight
2 33 (21.57%) SafeCom
3 31 (20.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 25 (16.34%) OpenView
5 23 (15.03%) Microsoft Clustering
6 21 (13.73%) Perfmon
7 14 (9.15%) HP SIM
8 13 (8.50%) SCCM
9 8 (5.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (5.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (4.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (3.92%) Puppet
12 4 (2.61%) AirWatch
12 4 (2.61%) Ansible
13 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (1.31%) BMC PATROL
14 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (1.31%) Nagios
14 2 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 153 (100.00%) VMware
2 101 (66.01%) Microsoft
3 84 (54.90%) HP
4 80 (52.29%) Citrix
5 52 (33.99%) Oracle
6 47 (30.72%) AppSense
7 45 (29.41%) ThinPrint
8 33 (21.57%) SAP
9 26 (16.99%) Red Hat
10 20 (13.07%) Lotus
11 9 (5.88%) Cisco
11 9 (5.88%) Siemens
12 8 (5.23%) BEA
12 8 (5.23%) F5
12 8 (5.23%) Sun
13 7 (4.58%) Apple
14 6 (3.92%) Symantec
15 5 (3.27%) Samsung
16 4 (2.61%) Altiris
16 4 (2.61%) Opsware
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