The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.66% 3.80% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 33.87% 40.91% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 2
Average daily rate
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£373 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.16% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £379 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
VMware Infrastructure
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.82% 9.28% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 10
Average daily rate £325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £388 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 11
Average hourly rate £28.75 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.96% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £13.50 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £13.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Tyne and Wear region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Tyne and Wear region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 21 £373 +20.16% 3
VMware Infrastructure
North East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) ITIL
5 12 (41.38%) HP
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) DV Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 11 (37.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (27.59%) UNIX
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
7 8 (27.59%) DNS
7 8 (27.59%) DHCP
7 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) vSphere
8 7 (24.14%) Solaris
8 7 (24.14%) Citrix
8 7 (24.14%) SAN
9 6 (20.69%) Middleware
9 6 (20.69%) Service Management
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco
9 6 (20.69%) EMC
9 6 (20.69%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) IBM Notes
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
2 7 (24.14%) SAN
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Wintel Support
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (27.59%) UNIX
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Service Management
2 6 (20.69%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) DV Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) vSphere
3 5 (17.24%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) KVM
5 1 (3.45%) RHEV
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) HP SIM
2 5 (17.24%) OpenView
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) HP
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) EMC
5 5 (17.24%) Lotus
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas