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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 35 61 33
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 102 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.73% 1.39% 3.36%
As % of the System Software category 25.19% 12.50% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 7 10
Median daily rate £315 £295 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 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 £27.40 £32.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £32.50 £13.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +71.42%
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
405 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.71% 11.16% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 41 31
Median daily rate £270 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 14 6
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.61 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.48% +2.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £12.18 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 23 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +22 101 £315 +6.77%
VMware Infrastructure
North East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 135 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (82.96%) Windows
3 105 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 93 (68.89%) Microsoft
5 91 (67.41%) ITIL
6 78 (57.78%) HP
7 75 (55.56%) Citrix
7 75 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 74 (54.81%) DHCP
9 73 (54.07%) Windows Server
10 64 (47.41%) SC Cleared
11 63 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 57 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 53 (39.26%) DNS
13 53 (39.26%) SQL Server
14 51 (37.78%) IIS
15 48 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 46 (34.07%) Oracle
17 44 (32.59%) Service Delivery
18 43 (31.85%) AppSense
19 42 (31.11%) XenApp
20 41 (30.37%) ThinPrint
21 39 (28.89%) MS Excel
22 37 (27.41%) SQL
23 36 (26.67%) Project Management
24 35 (25.93%) Management Information System
25 34 (25.19%) Microsoft Certification
25 34 (25.19%) Degree
26 32 (23.70%) XenServer
27 31 (22.96%) XenDesktop

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 51 (37.78%) IIS
2 28 (20.74%) Apache
3 20 (14.81%) IBM Notes
4 10 (7.41%) OpenStack
5 9 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.93%) iPlanet
6 8 (5.93%) MS Exchange
6 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.96%) MQSeries
9 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.22%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.74%) Jetty
11 1 (0.74%) nginx
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) IaaS
1 3 (2.22%) PaaS
1 3 (2.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.48%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 74 (54.81%) DHCP
2 53 (39.26%) DNS
3 30 (22.22%) Firewall
4 21 (15.56%) SAN
5 11 (8.15%) LDAP
6 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.67%) 3G
7 9 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (5.93%) BIG-IP
8 8 (5.93%) WAN
9 7 (5.19%) iSCSI
9 7 (5.19%) VPN
10 6 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (4.44%) SMS
11 3 (2.22%) FTP
11 3 (2.22%) NAS
12 2 (1.48%) HTTP
12 2 (1.48%) Internet
12 2 (1.48%) SSH
12 2 (1.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (39.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.37%) MySQL
3 13 (9.63%) RDBMS
3 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.96%) DB2
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.56%) MSI
2 8 (5.93%) StarTeam
3 7 (5.19%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.74%) NMock
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.74%) WiX
General
1 11 (8.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (35.56%) Support Engineer
2 26 (19.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 12 (8.89%) Wintel Support
4 11 (8.15%) Technical Leader
5 8 (5.93%) Desktop Support
5 8 (5.93%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Mobility Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Architect
7 6 (4.44%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.44%) Incident Coordinator
7 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Server Support
8 5 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Windows Support Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Build Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.30%) Middleware
2 8 (5.93%) J2EE
2 8 (5.93%) JSP
3 7 (5.19%) LAMP
4 4 (2.96%) Web Services
5 2 (1.48%) .NET
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.74%) Servlets
6 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
3 27 (20.00%) Clustering
4 15 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.41%) Replication
6 9 (6.67%) CMDB
6 9 (6.67%) Fat Client
6 9 (6.67%) Thin Client
7 7 (5.19%) CESG
8 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (3.70%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.48%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.48%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.48%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.74%) AS400
10 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.74%) PKI
10 1 (0.74%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 112 (82.96%) Windows
2 73 (54.07%) Windows Server
3 57 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (20.74%) Linux
6 23 (17.04%) Unix
7 18 (13.33%) Solaris
8 12 (8.89%) Windows 7
9 9 (6.67%) AIX
10 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (5.19%) Android
11 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
11 7 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (5.19%) Windows Phone
11 7 (5.19%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.70%) HPUX
13 4 (2.96%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.96%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.22%) CentOS
15 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (67.41%) ITIL
2 44 (32.59%) Service Delivery
3 36 (26.67%) Project Management
4 29 (21.48%) Configuration Management
5 28 (20.74%) Business Continuity
6 27 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 23 (17.04%) Application Packaging
8 22 (16.30%) High Availability
9 19 (14.07%) Problem Management
10 16 (11.85%) Incident Management
11 15 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (8.89%) Change Management
12 12 (8.89%) Unit Testing
13 10 (7.41%) Escalation Management
13 10 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (7.41%) Software Delivery
14 9 (6.67%) CRM
14 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (5.93%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.41%) SQL
2 12 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 10 (7.41%) Java
4 8 (5.93%) Perl
5 7 (5.19%) C-shell
5 7 (5.19%) Korn
6 2 (1.48%) Python
6 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.74%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 64 (47.41%) SC Cleared
3 34 (25.19%) Degree
3 34 (25.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (4.44%) MCSA
7 5 (3.70%) MCSE
8 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.48%) CCNA
9 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.74%) CCNP
10 1 (0.74%) CISSP
10 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.74%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.74%) MCP
10 1 (0.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.59%) SLA
2 8 (5.93%) JSP 440
3 7 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (3.70%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 105 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 63 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 42 (31.11%) XenApp
4 32 (23.70%) XenServer
5 31 (22.96%) XenDesktop
6 21 (15.56%) Terminal Services
7 13 (9.63%) Hyper-V
7 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (9.63%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (5.93%) vSphere
9 7 (5.19%) Samba
10 4 (2.96%) KVM
10 4 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.48%) Brightmail
13 1 (0.74%) RHEV
13 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (22.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 31 (22.96%) XenMobile
2 29 (21.48%) EdgeSight
2 29 (21.48%) SafeCom
3 25 (18.52%) OpenView
4 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 21 (15.56%) Perfmon
6 14 (10.37%) HP SIM
7 10 (7.41%) SCCM
8 8 (5.93%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (5.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (5.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (2.96%) AirWatch
11 3 (2.22%) Puppet
12 2 (1.48%) Ansible
12 2 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (1.48%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 135 (100.00%) VMware
2 93 (68.89%) Microsoft
3 78 (57.78%) HP
4 75 (55.56%) Citrix
5 46 (34.07%) Oracle
6 43 (31.85%) AppSense
7 41 (30.37%) ThinPrint
8 29 (21.48%) SAP
9 20 (14.81%) Lotus
9 20 (14.81%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.67%) Siemens
11 8 (5.93%) BEA
11 8 (5.93%) Cisco
11 8 (5.93%) F5
11 8 (5.93%) Sun
12 7 (5.19%) Apple
13 6 (4.44%) Symantec
14 5 (3.70%) Samsung
15 4 (2.96%) Altiris
15 4 (2.96%) Opsware