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 3 months to 27 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 111 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.61% 7.75% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 24.08% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 62 10
Median daily rate £400 £305 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.14% +7.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year - +11.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.64 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -48.13% -9.33%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 70 461 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.28% 32.17% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 279 38
Median daily rate £400 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £212 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £340 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 51 17
Median hourly rate £29.50 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +115.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £26.58 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £36.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 10 £400 +33.33% 1
VMware Infrastructure
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco
4 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (55.00%) HPUX
5 11 (55.00%) Solaris
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (50.00%) F5
6 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 10 (50.00%) HP
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Migration
10 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (30.00%) BODI
10 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (30.00%) SAN
10 6 (30.00%) TIBCO
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (30.00%) AIX
10 6 (30.00%) Unix
10 6 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V

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 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (20.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (20.00%) JBoss
3 4 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) LDAP
3 4 (20.00%) NAS
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) FCoE
4 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) 3G
6 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) SMTP
6 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) BODI
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) AIX Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Architect
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
3 4 (20.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.00%) Tandem
5 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) HPUX
3 11 (55.00%) Solaris
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) AIX
5 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 5 (25.00%) SUSE
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
7 1 (5.00%) Network Design
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.00%) C-shell
1 3 (15.00%) Korn
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) CCDP
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE Security
4 1 (5.00%) CCIP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) KVM
2 5 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (10.00%) Samba
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) OpenView
2 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) F5
4 10 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) TIBCO
6 5 (25.00%) PlateSpin
6 5 (25.00%) Sun
6 5 (25.00%) Veritas
7 4 (20.00%) Cognos
7 4 (20.00%) Opsware
8 2 (10.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (5.00%) Juniper
9 1 (5.00%) NetApp
9 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
9 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint
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