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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 32 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 75 37 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.22% 4.60% 2.53%
As % of the System Software category 31.38% 34.91% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 8
Median daily rate £315 £491 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.87% +60.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £277 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £635 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% +143.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £26.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £36.50 £13.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +30.85%
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
239 106 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.00% 13.17% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 59 28
Median daily rate £260 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £635 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% +148.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £13.65 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.95 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 74 £315 -35.87% 3
VMware Infrastructure
North East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 151 (100.00%) VMware
2 119 (78.81%) Windows
3 109 (72.19%) Active Directory
4 102 (67.55%) ITIL
5 100 (66.23%) Microsoft
6 84 (55.63%) HP
7 81 (53.64%) Citrix
7 81 (53.64%) Security Cleared
8 79 (52.32%) Windows Server
9 78 (51.66%) DHCP
10 68 (45.03%) SC Cleared
11 66 (43.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 61 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (39.74%) DNS
14 55 (36.42%) SQL Server
14 55 (36.42%) IIS
15 52 (34.44%) Oracle
16 51 (33.77%) Windows Server 2003
17 47 (31.13%) Service Delivery
18 46 (30.46%) AppSense
19 45 (29.80%) XenApp
20 44 (29.14%) ThinPrint
21 40 (26.49%) SQL
22 39 (25.83%) Linux
22 39 (25.83%) MS Excel
22 39 (25.83%) Project Management
23 37 (24.50%) Apache
24 36 (23.84%) Configuration Management
24 36 (23.84%) Management Information System
25 35 (23.18%) XenServer

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 55 (36.42%) IIS
2 37 (24.50%) Apache
3 20 (13.25%) IBM Notes
4 16 (10.60%) OpenStack
5 9 (5.96%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.30%) iPlanet
6 8 (5.30%) MS Exchange
6 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.65%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.99%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.32%) Jetty
10 2 (1.32%) Mongrel
10 2 (1.32%) nginx
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 39 (25.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.31%) MS Office
3 3 (1.99%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.99%) IaaS
2 3 (1.99%) PaaS
2 3 (1.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.32%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.32%) Linode
3 2 (1.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 78 (51.66%) DHCP
2 60 (39.74%) DNS
3 30 (19.87%) Firewall
4 27 (17.88%) SAN
5 17 (11.26%) LDAP
5 17 (11.26%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.27%) WAN
7 13 (8.61%) iSCSI
8 9 (5.96%) 3G
8 9 (5.96%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (5.30%) BIG-IP
10 7 (4.64%) VPN
11 6 (3.97%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (3.97%) SMS
12 4 (2.65%) FTP
13 3 (1.99%) HTTP
13 3 (1.99%) NAS
14 2 (1.32%) Internet
14 2 (1.32%) IPsec
14 2 (1.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.57%) MySQL
3 13 (8.61%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.96%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.65%) DB2
6 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.32%) DataStage
7 2 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.91%) MSI
2 14 (9.27%) StarTeam
3 13 (8.61%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.32%) GitLab
4 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.32%) Subversion
4 2 (1.32%) Travis CI
4 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.66%) NMock
5 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.66%) WiX
General
1 11 (7.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (33.77%) Support Engineer
2 27 (17.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 12 (7.95%) Wintel Support
4 11 (7.28%) Technical Leader
5 10 (6.62%) Desktop Support
6 9 (5.96%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (5.30%) HPUX Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Citrix Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Mobility Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Architect
9 6 (3.97%) Coordinator
9 6 (3.97%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Incident Coordinator
9 6 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Server Support
9 6 (3.97%) Unix Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Citrix Support
10 5 (3.31%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.57%) Middleware
2 15 (9.93%) LAMP
3 9 (5.96%) J2EE
4 8 (5.30%) JSP
5 4 (2.65%) Web Services
6 3 (1.99%) .NET
7 2 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.32%) Servlets
8 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.84%) Management Information System
2 31 (20.53%) Computer Science
3 27 (17.88%) Clustering
4 17 (11.26%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.62%) Replication
6 9 (5.96%) CMDB
6 9 (5.96%) Fat Client
6 9 (5.96%) Thin Client
7 7 (4.64%) CESG
8 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (3.31%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.32%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.32%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Tandem
10 1 (0.66%) AS400
10 1 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (78.81%) Windows
2 79 (52.32%) Windows Server
3 61 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (33.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (25.83%) Linux
6 33 (21.85%) Unix
7 24 (15.89%) Solaris
8 12 (7.95%) Windows 7
9 11 (7.28%) HPUX
10 9 (5.96%) AIX
10 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (4.64%) Android
11 7 (4.64%) Apple iOS
11 7 (4.64%) Windows Phone
11 7 (4.64%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.31%) CentOS
13 4 (2.65%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (67.55%) ITIL
2 47 (31.13%) Service Delivery
3 39 (25.83%) Project Management
4 36 (23.84%) Configuration Management
5 31 (20.53%) Business Continuity
6 27 (17.88%) ITIL V3
7 23 (15.23%) Application Packaging
8 22 (14.57%) High Availability
9 19 (12.58%) Problem Management
9 19 (12.58%) Unit Testing
10 16 (10.60%) Incident Management
11 15 (9.93%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (7.95%) Change Management
13 10 (6.62%) Escalation Management
13 10 (6.62%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (6.62%) Software Delivery
14 9 (5.96%) CRM
14 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.96%) Migration
14 9 (5.96%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.49%) SQL
2 16 (10.60%) Bash Shell
3 14 (9.27%) Perl
4 13 (8.61%) C-shell
4 13 (8.61%) Java
4 13 (8.61%) Korn
5 12 (7.95%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.31%) Python
7 2 (1.32%) C++
7 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.32%) Jython
7 2 (1.32%) PHP
7 2 (1.32%) Ruby
7 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.66%) C#
8 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (53.64%) Security Cleared
2 68 (45.03%) SC Cleared
3 34 (22.52%) Degree
3 34 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (3.97%) MCSA
7 5 (3.31%) MCSE
8 3 (1.99%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.32%) CCNA
9 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.66%) CCNP
10 1 (0.66%) CISSP
10 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.66%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.66%) MCP
10 1 (0.66%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.92%) SLA
2 8 (5.30%) JSP 440
3 7 (4.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (3.31%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 109 (72.19%) Active Directory
2 66 (43.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 45 (29.80%) XenApp
4 35 (23.18%) XenServer
5 34 (22.52%) XenDesktop
6 21 (13.91%) Terminal Services
7 13 (8.61%) Hyper-V
7 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (8.61%) Samba
7 13 (8.61%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (5.30%) vSphere
9 4 (2.65%) KVM
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.65%) Xen
10 3 (1.99%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.32%) Brightmail
11 2 (1.32%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.66%) RHEV
12 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (22.52%) XenMobile
2 32 (21.19%) EdgeSight
2 32 (21.19%) SafeCom
3 31 (20.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 25 (16.56%) OpenView
5 23 (15.23%) Microsoft Clustering
6 21 (13.91%) Perfmon
7 14 (9.27%) HP SIM
8 10 (6.62%) SCCM
9 8 (5.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (5.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (4.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (3.97%) Puppet
12 4 (2.65%) AirWatch
12 4 (2.65%) Ansible
13 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
14 2 (1.32%) OpenNMS
14 2 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 151 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (66.23%) Microsoft
3 84 (55.63%) HP
4 81 (53.64%) Citrix
5 52 (34.44%) Oracle
6 46 (30.46%) AppSense
7 44 (29.14%) ThinPrint
8 32 (21.19%) SAP
9 27 (17.88%) Red Hat
10 20 (13.25%) Lotus
11 9 (5.96%) Siemens
12 8 (5.30%) BEA
12 8 (5.30%) Cisco
12 8 (5.30%) F5
12 8 (5.30%) Sun
13 7 (4.64%) Apple
14 6 (3.97%) Symantec
15 5 (3.31%) Samsung
16 4 (2.65%) Altiris
16 4 (2.65%) Opsware