Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 6 months to 14 November 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 61 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 31 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.84% 3.36% 6.24%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 16.32% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 99
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £328 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.14% +3.97% -21.25%
10th Percentile £221 £244 £225
90th Percentile £474 £433 £533
North East median daily rate £400 £325 £315
% change year-on-year +23.08% +3.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 19
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £32.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.07% -13.18%
North East median hourly rate - £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - +16.07% -13.18%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 182 190 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.85% 20.61% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 135 438
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £333 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.34% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £301 £228 £205
90th Percentile £553 £543 £470
North East median daily rate £438 £330 £314
% change year-on-year +32.58% +5.10% -10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 72
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.88 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.89% +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.60 £11.31
90th Percentile £20.90 £44.50 £35.78
North East median hourly rate £13.75 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -55.65% +10.71% +9.80%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Tyne and Wear

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure 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 6 months to 14 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 25 £400 +23.08% 8
Gateshead - 1 £550 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
North East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (50.00%) SCCM
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
8 11 (42.31%) XenApp
8 11 (42.31%) Linux
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 10 (38.46%) Puppet
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (34.62%) DHCP
10 9 (34.62%) DNS
10 9 (34.62%) Clustering
11 8 (30.77%) EMC
12 7 (26.92%) HP
12 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
12 7 (26.92%) ITIL
12 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
12 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
12 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
4 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DHCP
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) 3G
2 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) IPsec
3 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) GitLab
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Artifactory
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) DbUnit
3 2 (7.69%) jMock
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Mockito
3 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Server Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Server Support
4 3 (11.54%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 2 (7.69%) PowerMock
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (26.92%) Security Hardening
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Kanban
4 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
5 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Server Building
5 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) XenApp
3 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (23.08%) vSphere
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.85%) Docker
8 1 (3.85%) Firmware
8 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) SCCM
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (38.46%) Puppet
3 6 (23.08%) SCOM
3 6 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (23.08%) vCenter Server
4 5 (19.23%) vMotion
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (11.54%) Ansible
6 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
8 1 (3.85%) Nagios
8 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) EMC
4 7 (26.92%) HP
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (23.08%) 3PAR
5 6 (23.08%) BMC
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) Citrix
6 5 (19.23%) Ivanti
7 4 (15.38%) ThinPrint
8 3 (11.54%) Forcepoint
9 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
10 1 (3.85%) Google
10 1 (3.85%) SAP