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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.27% 7.18% 2.83%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 40.30% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 0
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£323 £256 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.38 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +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
39 67 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.80% 17.82% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 2
Average daily rate £370 £270 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.03% +170.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £21.82 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.00 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £20.80 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 13 £323 +25.85% 3
Sunderland - - - -
Blaydon - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
North East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 21 (65.63%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) ITIL
5 18 (56.25%) HP
6 17 (53.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (46.88%) DV Cleared
8 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
9 10 (31.25%) UNIX
9 10 (31.25%) SAN
9 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
10 9 (28.13%) Solaris
10 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
10 9 (28.13%) vSphere
11 8 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (21.88%) SQL
12 7 (21.88%) Cisco
12 7 (21.88%) EMC
12 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
12 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
13 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (18.75%) Citrix
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle
13 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 6 (18.75%) Apache
13 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) Apache
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 5 (15.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Wintel Support
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Report Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) UNIX
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (28.13%) Solaris
4 3 (9.38%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) CentOS
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (46.88%) DV Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) vSphere
3 5 (15.63%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) OpenView
2 5 (15.63%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (56.25%) HP
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) EMC
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) Lotus
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat