Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 18 December 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.

VMware vCenter Server
England > North East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 96 156
Rank change year-on-year +6 +60 -31
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 16 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.20% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.11% 1.46% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 4
North East median daily rate £400 - £260
England median daily rate £389 £381 £414
% change year-on-year +2.03% -7.92% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
North East median hourly rate - £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.80%
England median hourly rate £47.00 £24.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +95.83% -14.29% -32.53%

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 262 206 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.71% 16.87% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 162 299
North East median daily rate £455 £361 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.95% +12.89% -1.54%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £215
90th Percentile £568 £588 £461
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 28
North East median hourly rate £15.13 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.73% +14.29% +9.80%
10th Percentile £12.60 £8.87 £24.85
90th Percentile £26.08 £49.33 £54.20
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in the North East

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vCenter Server in the North East

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the North East over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCenter Server in the North East

vCenter Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for vCenter Server in the North East

vCenter Server
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 vCenter Server within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 December 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 +10 14 £400 - 2
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server 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 vCenter Server.

1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) SCOM
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) XenDesktop
2 15 (93.75%) 3PAR
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) BMC
2 15 (93.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 14 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 14 (87.50%) EMC
3 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (87.50%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (87.50%) Security Hardening
4 13 (81.25%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) HP
5 11 (68.75%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (68.75%) GitLab
5 11 (68.75%) vMotion
6 10 (62.50%) Artifactory
6 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (62.50%) Puppet

vCenter Server
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) GitLab
2 10 (62.50%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Server Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Server Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Server Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Server Support
5 3 (18.75%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 6 (37.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 14 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
1 14 (87.50%) Security Hardening
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Statistics
4 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (93.75%) XenApp
1 15 (93.75%) XenDesktop
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (68.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) SCOM
2 15 (93.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (68.75%) vMotion
4 10 (62.50%) Puppet
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) 3PAR
1 15 (93.75%) BMC
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) EMC
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 11 (68.75%) HP
4 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft