Period
to 19 September 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 19 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 60 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 38 28 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.14% 3.05% 7.06%
As % of the System Software category 19.39% 14.58% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 113
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £370 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +6.45% -4.62%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £225
90th Percentile £450 £418 £531
North East median daily rate £351 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +8.08% +4.84% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 18
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £28.00
North East median hourly rate - - £28.00

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 196 192 695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.35% 20.89% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 133 436
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £383 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £252 £196 £205
90th Percentile £550 £488 £461
North East median daily rate £380 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +16.92% +8.33% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 74
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.67% +7.14% +86.67%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.00 £10.51
90th Percentile £30.13 £43.50 £36.35
North East median hourly rate £14.60 £29.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -50.51% +5.36% +102.09%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 37 £351 +6.44% 4
Gateshead - 1 £550 - 5
VMware Infrastructure
North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (78.95%) Windows
3 28 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
5 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (68.42%) XenApp
6 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
7 24 (63.16%) SC Cleared
8 23 (60.53%) Ivanti
8 23 (60.53%) DNS
8 23 (60.53%) DHCP
8 23 (60.53%) Citrix
9 19 (50.00%) HP
9 19 (50.00%) XenDesktop
10 17 (44.74%) vSphere
11 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
11 16 (42.11%) NetScaler
12 15 (39.47%) IIS
13 13 (34.21%) SAP
13 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity
13 13 (34.21%) Degree
13 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
13 13 (34.21%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (31.58%) ITIL
14 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (28.95%) Linux
15 11 (28.95%) Puppet
16 10 (26.32%) SCCM
17 9 (23.68%) SAN
18 8 (21.05%) Project Management

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 15 (39.47%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Jetty
4 1 (2.63%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.63%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.63%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) DHCP
1 23 (60.53%) DNS
2 16 (42.11%) NetScaler
3 9 (23.68%) SAN
4 7 (18.42%) 3G
4 7 (18.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) FTP
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) IPsec
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.63%) DataStage
2 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) GitLab
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.26%) DbUnit
4 2 (5.26%) jMock
4 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 2 (5.26%) Mockito
4 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Server Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Server Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Server Support
6 3 (7.89%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
2 2 (5.26%) PowerMock
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.63%) LAMP
3 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.63%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.42%) Fat Client
3 7 (18.42%) Thin Client
4 5 (13.16%) Clustering
5 3 (7.89%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
7 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
8 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.42%) DevOps
4 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Decision-Making
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Open Source
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
7 3 (7.89%) Security Hardening
7 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) Jython
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (34.21%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (68.42%) XenApp
3 19 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 17 (44.74%) vSphere
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.26%) Xen
8 2 (5.26%) XenServer
9 1 (2.63%) Docker
9 1 (2.63%) Firmware
9 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) SCCM
3 6 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (13.16%) vMotion
5 4 (10.53%) Ansible
6 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (7.89%) SCOM
6 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (7.89%) vCenter Server
7 2 (5.26%) Nagios
8 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.63%) OpenNMS
8 1 (2.63%) Terraform
8 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Citrix
2 23 (60.53%) Ivanti
3 19 (50.00%) HP
4 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) SAP
6 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
6 7 (18.42%) ThinPrint
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
8 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
8 3 (7.89%) BMC
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle
9 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
9 2 (5.26%) Google
10 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.63%) IBM
10 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.63%) SaltStack