The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 105 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.73% 6.65% 1.80%
As % of the System Software category 12.35% 23.60% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 59 12
Median daily rate £275 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +7.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £336
% change year-on-year -3.22% +15.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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 system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 81 445 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 14.04% 28.20% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 268 43
Median daily rate £313 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.78% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £211 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £340 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 45 18
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £12.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +124.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £26.58 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the North East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in the North East

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Tyne and Wear -4 6 £288 -7.25% 3
Durham - 2 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
5 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
7 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
8 9 (39.13%) HP
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco
8 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
9 8 (34.78%) Linux
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 8 (34.78%) Migration
10 7 (30.43%) F5
10 7 (30.43%) Citrix
10 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
10 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (26.09%) SCCM
11 6 (26.09%) BODI
11 6 (26.09%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (26.09%) TIBCO
11 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (26.09%) HPUX
11 6 (26.09%) Solaris
11 6 (26.09%) Oracle
11 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
11 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database

VMware Infrastructure
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 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Jetty
4 1 (4.35%) Mongrel
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) 3G
3 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) NAS
4 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.35%) FTP
5 1 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) SMTP
5 1 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) BODI
1 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Architect
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Database Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (21.74%) Fat Client
2 5 (21.74%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (26.09%) HPUX
7 6 (26.09%) Solaris
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
11 1 (4.35%) AIX
11 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Change Control
3 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE Security
4 1 (4.35%) CCIP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (17.39%) XenApp
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) EdgeSight
4 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) SafeCom
4 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Citrix
4 7 (30.43%) F5
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) TIBCO
6 4 (17.39%) AppSense
6 4 (17.39%) ThinPrint
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) Aruba
7 1 (4.35%) Capita
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) CommVault
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.35%) TippingPoint
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