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 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 68 58 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -26
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.37% 2.03% 3.74%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 25.45% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 14
Median daily rate £360 £486 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +61.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £333 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £530 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

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
102 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.25% 7.97% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 40 26
Median daily rate £290 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £533 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 5
Median hourly rate £21.50 £9.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.31% -56.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.21 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £11.36 £29.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 -10 16 £370 -23.82% 3
Sunderland - 1 £105 -
VMware Infrastructure
North East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 89 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (69.66%) Windows
3 49 (55.06%) Security Cleared
4 46 (51.69%) Windows Server
5 42 (47.19%) Microsoft
5 42 (47.19%) Active Directory
6 38 (42.70%) Linux
7 33 (37.08%) DNS
8 32 (35.96%) SC Cleared
9 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (29.21%) DHCP
11 23 (25.84%) Citrix
11 23 (25.84%) Clustering
12 22 (24.72%) ITIL
13 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
13 21 (23.60%) IIS
14 20 (22.47%) HP
15 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
15 18 (20.22%) Windows 7
16 17 (19.10%) Open Source
16 17 (19.10%) Microsoft App-V
16 17 (19.10%) Migration
17 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
17 16 (17.98%) DevOps
17 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
18 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (16.85%) IaaS
18 15 (16.85%) SaaS
18 15 (16.85%) PaaS

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 21 (23.60%) IIS
2 8 (8.99%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.87%) Apache
4 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.74%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.62%) Jetty
5 5 (5.62%) Mongrel
5 5 (5.62%) nginx
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.37%) SAS
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.25%) CMS
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) iPlanet
9 1 (1.12%) JBoss
9 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) IaaS
1 15 (16.85%) PaaS
1 15 (16.85%) SaaS
2 12 (13.48%) HP Helion
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.62%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.62%) Google App Engine
5 5 (5.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (37.08%) DNS
2 26 (29.21%) DHCP
3 12 (13.48%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.74%) HTTP
4 6 (6.74%) SSL
5 5 (5.62%) FTP
5 5 (5.62%) IPsec
6 4 (4.49%) NAS
7 2 (2.25%) 3G
7 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.25%) SAN
7 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.12%) Firewall
8 1 (1.12%) LDAP
8 1 (1.12%) Network Security
8 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) BODI
2 6 (6.74%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) Big Data
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.12%) DB2
5 1 (1.12%) EDMS
5 1 (1.12%) Ingres
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) Travis CI
4 3 (3.37%) MSI
4 3 (3.37%) NMock
4 3 (3.37%) StarTeam
4 3 (3.37%) WiX
5 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Games
2 1 (1.12%) German Language
2 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Desktop Support
2 18 (20.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 13 (14.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Project Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Development Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Development Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Solaris Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) .NET
2 6 (6.74%) J2EE
2 6 (6.74%) Web Services
3 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.62%) Servlets
4 3 (3.37%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Clustering
2 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.99%) Tandem
4 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.25%) PKI
7 2 (2.25%) Replication
7 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (69.66%) Windows
2 46 (51.69%) Windows Server
3 38 (42.70%) Linux
4 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (20.22%) Windows 7
6 15 (16.85%) Unix
6 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (15.73%) Solaris
8 11 (12.36%) HPUX
8 11 (12.36%) Windows XP
9 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (6.74%) AIX
10 6 (6.74%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.25%) SUSE
11 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.12%) MVS
12 1 (1.12%) VME
12 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 17 (19.10%) Migration
2 17 (19.10%) Open Source
3 16 (17.98%) DevOps
3 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
4 15 (16.85%) TOGAF
5 13 (14.61%) Change Management
6 11 (12.36%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.24%) Data Management
8 9 (10.11%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.99%) Software Delivery
10 7 (7.87%) CRM
11 6 (6.74%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (5.62%) Change Control
12 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.62%) Time Management
13 4 (4.49%) Personalization
13 4 (4.49%) Project Governance
13 4 (4.49%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.49%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) Java
3 7 (7.87%) C#
4 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.12%) C
6 1 (1.12%) C-shell
6 1 (1.12%) Korn
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (55.06%) Security Cleared
2 32 (35.96%) SC Cleared
3 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (15.73%) MCSA
5 12 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (11.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (11.24%) MCSE
7 2 (2.25%) Degree
8 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (47.19%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (15.73%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
4 13 (14.61%) vSphere
4 13 (14.61%) XenApp
5 8 (8.99%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (5.62%) Xen
7 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.37%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.12%) KVM
9 1 (1.12%) NFS
9 1 (1.12%) Samba
9 1 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) Puppet
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) WSUS
4 2 (2.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.25%) WMI
5 1 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.12%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (47.19%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.84%) Citrix
4 20 (22.47%) HP
5 14 (15.73%) AppSense
6 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
7 11 (12.36%) Oracle
8 10 (11.24%) Cisco
9 7 (7.87%) F5
10 6 (6.74%) ThinPrint
10 6 (6.74%) TIBCO
11 5 (5.62%) Google
12 4 (4.49%) Veritas
13 3 (3.37%) Dell
14 2 (2.25%) Borland
14 2 (2.25%) NetApp
14 2 (2.25%) PlateSpin
14 2 (2.25%) Serena
15 1 (1.12%) Brocade
15 1 (1.12%) Convergys