Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 67 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 22 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.11% 2.37% 5.04%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 11.83% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 68
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £398 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.31% - -31.58%
10th Percentile £311 £157 £190
90th Percentile £439 £363 £539
North East median daily rate £395 £313 £313
% change year-on-year +26.20% +0.16% -34.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.44% -29.69%
North East median hourly rate - £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44% -29.69%

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 210 186 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.13% 20.04% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 128 277
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £362 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.31% +9.70% -5.71%
10th Percentile £179 £223 £205
90th Percentile £564 £638 £500
North East median daily rate £450 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 49
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £26.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.96% -1.57%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.00 £11.95
90th Percentile £20.35 £47.00 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +1.89% -50.00% +3.92%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 21 £398 +24.61% 2
VMware Infrastructure
North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) EMC
3 16 (76.19%) SCCM
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
4 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
5 14 (66.67%) Oracle
5 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 14 (66.67%) Linux
5 14 (66.67%) BMC
5 14 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 14 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (66.67%) Security Hardening
5 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 13 (61.90%) GitLab
6 13 (61.90%) vCenter Server
6 13 (61.90%) Puppet
6 13 (61.90%) 3PAR
6 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (61.90%) XenApp
6 13 (61.90%) XenDesktop
6 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
6 13 (61.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
6 13 (61.90%) SCOM
6 13 (61.90%) Oracle RAC

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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Akamai
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) BGP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) OSPF
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) GitLab
2 11 (52.38%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Server Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Server Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Server Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Server Support
5 3 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JSON
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 14 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 14 (66.67%) Security Hardening
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Service Management
4 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Statistics
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 3 (14.29%) Decision-Making
6 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Server Building
6 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Web Filtering
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (61.90%) XenApp
2 13 (61.90%) XenDesktop
3 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) SCCM
2 13 (61.90%) Puppet
2 13 (61.90%) SCOM
2 13 (61.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (61.90%) vCenter Server
3 12 (57.14%) vMotion
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (4.76%) Ansible
6 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) EMC
3 14 (66.67%) BMC
3 14 (66.67%) Oracle
4 13 (61.90%) 3PAR
4 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
5 12 (57.14%) HP
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.76%) Dynatrace