The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 46 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 36 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.97% 3.45% 4.66%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 40.00% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 15
Median daily rate £281 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £513 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £50.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
120 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.57% 8.63% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 34 21
Median daily rate £310 £421 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.32% +30.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £533 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 4
Median hourly rate £26.58 £26.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.21% +19.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (67.35%) Windows
3 53 (54.08%) Security Cleared
4 50 (51.02%) Windows Server
5 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
6 46 (46.94%) Linux
7 45 (45.92%) Active Directory
8 38 (38.78%) DNS
9 36 (36.73%) SC Cleared
10 31 (31.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (31.63%) ITIL
10 31 (31.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (28.57%) DHCP
12 25 (25.51%) Citrix
13 24 (24.49%) IIS
14 23 (23.47%) Unix
14 23 (23.47%) HP
14 23 (23.47%) Clustering
15 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
16 19 (19.39%) Solaris
16 19 (19.39%) Microsoft App-V
16 19 (19.39%) DevOps
17 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
17 18 (18.37%) Open Source
17 18 (18.37%) Red Hat
17 18 (18.37%) SQL
17 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
18 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
18 17 (17.35%) Migration
18 17 (17.35%) Data Centre

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 (24.49%) IIS
2 15 (15.31%) Apache
3 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.16%) OpenStack
4 8 (8.16%) WebLogic
5 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 6 (6.12%) Jetty
6 6 (6.12%) Mongrel
6 6 (6.12%) nginx
7 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.06%) SAS
8 3 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.04%) CMS
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.02%) iPlanet
10 1 (1.02%) JBoss
10 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) IaaS
1 15 (15.31%) PaaS
1 15 (15.31%) SaaS
2 12 (12.24%) HP Helion
3 10 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (6.12%) Google App Engine
5 6 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.04%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (2.04%) GitHub
6 2 (2.04%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.04%) Linode
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.78%) DNS
2 28 (28.57%) DHCP
3 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.14%) HTTP
4 7 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 7 (7.14%) SAN
4 7 (7.14%) SSL
5 6 (6.12%) FTP
5 6 (6.12%) IPsec
5 6 (6.12%) LDAP
5 6 (6.12%) WAN
6 4 (4.08%) NAS
7 2 (2.04%) 3G
7 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.02%) Firewall
8 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) MySQL
3 6 (6.12%) BODI
3 6 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) Big Data
5 2 (2.04%) DataStage
5 2 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (1.02%) EDMS
6 1 (1.02%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) StarTeam
2 7 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.12%) ClearCase
3 6 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.12%) Travis CI
4 3 (3.06%) MSI
4 3 (3.06%) NMock
4 3 (3.06%) WiX
5 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.04%) GitLab
5 2 (2.04%) Subversion
5 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Games
2 1 (1.02%) German Language
2 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Support Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) Desktop Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) Desktop Support
2 19 (19.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Architect
6 7 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) HPUX Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Project Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Development Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Development Support Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Unix Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) LAMP
3 7 (7.14%) J2EE
4 6 (6.12%) Servlets
4 6 (6.12%) Web Services
5 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.06%) XML
7 2 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Clustering
2 17 (17.35%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.16%) Tandem
4 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.04%) PKI
7 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.04%) Replication
7 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 66 (67.35%) Windows
2 50 (51.02%) Windows Server
3 46 (46.94%) Linux
4 31 (31.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (31.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (23.47%) Unix
6 19 (19.39%) Solaris
7 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
8 15 (15.31%) HPUX
8 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (11.22%) Windows XP
11 6 (6.12%) AIX
11 6 (6.12%) Windows 10
11 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.04%) CentOS
12 2 (2.04%) SUSE
12 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.02%) VME
13 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) ITIL
2 19 (19.39%) DevOps
3 18 (18.37%) Open Source
4 17 (17.35%) Migration
5 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
6 15 (15.31%) Configuration Management
6 15 (15.31%) TOGAF
7 13 (13.27%) Change Management
8 11 (11.22%) Problem Management
9 10 (10.20%) Data Management
9 10 (10.20%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.16%) Software Delivery
11 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.14%) CRM
12 6 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.12%) Project Management
12 6 (6.12%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (5.10%) Change Control
13 5 (5.10%) ETL
13 5 (5.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) SQL
2 11 (11.22%) Java
3 7 (7.14%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.12%) C-shell
4 6 (6.12%) Korn
4 6 (6.12%) Perl
4 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.06%) Python
7 2 (2.04%) Jython
7 2 (2.04%) PHP
7 2 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 53 (54.08%) Security Cleared
2 36 (36.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (14.29%) MCSA
5 12 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (10.20%) MCSE
7 2 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (45.92%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (15.31%) XenApp
4 14 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (13.27%) Hyper-V
5 13 (13.27%) vSphere
6 8 (8.16%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (8.16%) Xen
7 6 (6.12%) Samba
8 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.06%) XenServer
9 2 (2.04%) VirtualBox
9 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.02%) KVM
10 1 (1.02%) NFS
10 1 (1.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) SCCM
2 8 (8.16%) Puppet
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.06%) WSUS
3 3 (3.06%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.04%) Ansible
4 2 (2.04%) EdgeSight
4 2 (2.04%) Nagios
4 2 (2.04%) OpenNMS
4 2 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.04%) SafeCom
4 2 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.04%) WMI
4 2 (2.04%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.04%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.02%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.51%) Citrix
4 23 (23.47%) HP
5 18 (18.37%) Red Hat
6 16 (16.33%) AppSense
6 16 (16.33%) Oracle
7 9 (9.18%) Cisco
8 8 (8.16%) Google
8 8 (8.16%) ThinPrint
9 7 (7.14%) F5
10 6 (6.12%) TIBCO
11 4 (4.08%) Veritas
12 3 (3.06%) Dell
12 3 (3.06%) SAP
13 2 (2.04%) Borland
13 2 (2.04%) IBM
13 2 (2.04%) PlateSpin
13 2 (2.04%) Rackspace
13 2 (2.04%) Serena