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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 60 56 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.40% 2.17% 4.29%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 26.42% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 13
Median daily rate £370 £486 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.82% +49.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £333 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £530 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +44.53%

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
96 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.39% 8.22% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 19
Median daily rate £318 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £533 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £10.67 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.59% -51.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (71.76%) Windows
3 48 (56.47%) Security Cleared
4 46 (54.12%) Windows Server
5 42 (49.41%) Active Directory
6 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
7 35 (41.18%) Linux
8 32 (37.65%) SC Cleared
9 31 (36.47%) DNS
10 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (29.41%) DHCP
13 23 (27.06%) Clustering
14 21 (24.71%) ITIL
14 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
14 21 (24.71%) IIS
15 20 (23.53%) Citrix
16 18 (21.18%) HP
16 18 (21.18%) Windows 7
17 17 (20.00%) Open Source
17 17 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
17 17 (20.00%) Migration
17 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
18 16 (18.82%) PRINCE2
18 16 (18.82%) DevOps
19 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
19 15 (17.65%) SaaS
19 15 (17.65%) PaaS
19 15 (17.65%) IaaS
19 15 (17.65%) TOGAF

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 21 (24.71%) IIS
2 8 (9.41%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.06%) Apache
3 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.88%) Jetty
4 5 (5.88%) Mongrel
4 5 (5.88%) nginx
4 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.53%) SAS
6 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.35%) CMS
7 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.18%) JBoss
8 1 (1.18%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) IaaS
1 15 (17.65%) PaaS
1 15 (17.65%) SaaS
2 12 (14.12%) HP Helion
3 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.88%) Google App Engine
5 5 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.47%) DNS
2 25 (29.41%) DHCP
3 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.06%) HTTP
4 6 (7.06%) SSL
5 5 (5.88%) FTP
5 5 (5.88%) IPsec
6 4 (4.71%) NAS
7 2 (2.35%) 3G
7 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.18%) Firewall
8 1 (1.18%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) BODI
2 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) EDMS
5 1 (1.18%) Ingres
5 1 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.88%) Travis CI
4 3 (3.53%) MSI
4 3 (3.53%) NMock
4 3 (3.53%) WiX
5 2 (2.35%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Games
2 1 (1.18%) German Language
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Support Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Desktop Support
2 18 (21.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 13 (15.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (14.12%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 12 (14.12%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Project Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Development Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Development Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Solaris Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (3.53%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
2 6 (7.06%) J2EE
2 6 (7.06%) Web Services
3 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.88%) Servlets
4 3 (3.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Clustering
2 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.24%) Tandem
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
7 2 (2.35%) Replication
7 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (71.76%) Windows
2 46 (54.12%) Windows Server
3 35 (41.18%) Linux
4 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (21.18%) Windows 7
7 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (15.29%) Solaris
8 13 (15.29%) Unix
9 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
10 10 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (10.59%) HPUX
12 6 (7.06%) AIX
12 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
12 6 (7.06%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.35%) SUSE
13 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.18%) MVS
14 1 (1.18%) VME
14 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) ITIL
2 17 (20.00%) Migration
2 17 (20.00%) Open Source
3 16 (18.82%) DevOps
3 16 (18.82%) PRINCE2
4 15 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 13 (15.29%) Change Management
6 11 (12.94%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.76%) Data Management
8 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.41%) Software Delivery
9 7 (8.24%) CRM
10 6 (7.06%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (5.88%) Change Control
11 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.88%) Time Management
12 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.71%) Application Packaging
12 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) SQL
2 8 (9.41%) Java
3 7 (8.24%) C#
4 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (56.47%) Security Cleared
2 32 (37.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (16.47%) MCSA
5 12 (14.12%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (11.76%) MCSE
7 2 (2.35%) Degree
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (49.41%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (16.47%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.29%) vSphere
4 13 (15.29%) XenApp
5 8 (9.41%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (5.88%) Xen
7 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.53%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.18%) KVM
9 1 (1.18%) NFS
9 1 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.35%) WMI
5 1 (1.18%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
3 20 (23.53%) Citrix
4 18 (21.18%) HP
5 14 (16.47%) AppSense
6 11 (12.94%) Red Hat
7 10 (11.76%) Cisco
7 10 (11.76%) Oracle
8 7 (8.24%) F5
9 6 (7.06%) ThinPrint
9 6 (7.06%) TIBCO
10 5 (5.88%) Google
11 4 (4.71%) Veritas
12 3 (3.53%) Dell
13 2 (2.35%) Borland
13 2 (2.35%) NetApp
13 2 (2.35%) PlateSpin
13 2 (2.35%) Serena
14 1 (1.18%) Brocade
14 1 (1.18%) Convergys