Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for vRealize skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vRealize over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 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 vRealize Suite
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 - 203
Rank change year-on-year - +203 +22
Contract jobs citing vRealize 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% - 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
North West median daily rate £500 - £525
England median daily rate £481 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

vRealize 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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 756 736 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.64% 12.76% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 457 366
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £270 £304 £185
90th Percentile £625 £600 £569
England median daily rate £500 £499 £450
% change year-on-year +0.25% +10.83% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 18
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -26.35% -17.18%
10th Percentile £13.81 £12.33 £10.76
90th Percentile £53.00 £45.13 £44.45
England median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -16.67% -

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing vRealize as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in the North West

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vRealize in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for vRealize in the North West

vRealize
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vRealize in the North West over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vRealize in the North West

vRealize
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vRealize within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Manchester - 6 £500 -
vRealize
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing vRealize 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 West region with a requirement for vRealize.

1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Grafana
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP

vRealize
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) HPUX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Grafana
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat