Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Server Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Server Virtualisation over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Server Virtualization
England > North East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 98 167
Rank change year-on-year -4 +69 -
Contract jobs citing Server Virtualisation 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.33% 0.082% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
North East median daily rate £625 £430 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.35% +56.36% -
10th Percentile £344 £415 £257
90th Percentile £638 £445 £287
England median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.00 £16.81 £49.46
% change year-on-year +84.47% -66.02% +49.88%

Server Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,060 1,035 2,559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 86.96% 84.84% 87.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 669 1,709
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -17.50%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £513
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 126
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £28.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.51% +1.79% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.43 £11.47
90th Percentile £31.40 £47.57 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

Server Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Server Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Server Virtualisation in the North East

Server Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Server Virtualisation in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Virtualisation in the North East

Server Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation in the North East over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Server Virtualisation in the North East

Server Virtualisation
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -6 4 £625 +45.35%
Server Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Server Virtualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Server Virtualisation.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (75.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) SFIA
2 3 (75.00%) Contract Management
2 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Availability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCDP
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL

Server Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Availability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Contract Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) SFIA
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCDP
1 3 (75.00%) CCIE
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) VMware