Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 21 32
Rank change year-on-year -28 +11 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware 43 215 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.02% 9.60% 5.66%
As % of the Vendors category 10.54% 16.23% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 147 45
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £315 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.28% -12.86% +9.80%
10th Percentile £245 £208 £220
90th Percentile £415 £533 £650
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £308 £350
% change year-on-year +5.69% -12.14% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.90% -7.50%
10th Percentile £30.40 £25.75 £25.05
90th Percentile £32.40 £32.88 £45.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +1.82%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 408 1325 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.61% 59.15% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 937 310
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £261 £213 £240
90th Percentile £550 £488 £560
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +9.85% -5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 100 48
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +10.89% +40.28%
10th Percentile £8.96 £12.25 £12.07
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.00 £40.03
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.10 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -38.93% +16.67% +41.18%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
3 30 (69.77%) Hyper-V
4 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (58.14%) DNS
6 23 (53.49%) SC Cleared
7 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
7 21 (48.84%) Citrix
8 20 (46.51%) DHCP
8 20 (46.51%) ITIL
9 18 (41.86%) Linux
9 18 (41.86%) Clustering
10 17 (39.53%) Solaris
11 16 (37.21%) AIX
11 16 (37.21%) HPUX
11 16 (37.21%) Unix
11 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
12 15 (34.88%) Sun
12 15 (34.88%) Oracle
12 15 (34.88%) Apache
12 15 (34.88%) AppSense
12 15 (34.88%) PlateSpin
12 15 (34.88%) XenApp
12 15 (34.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 14 (32.56%) XenDesktop
13 14 (32.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 14 (32.56%) SCCM
13 14 (32.56%) SUSE
13 14 (32.56%) Firewall
13 14 (32.56%) Tomcat

VMware
Co-occurring 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 15 (34.88%) Apache
2 14 (32.56%) iPlanet
2 14 (32.56%) JBoss
2 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
3 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
4 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (27.91%) Oracle Application Server
4 12 (27.91%) Skype for Business
5 9 (20.93%) OpenStack
6 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (18.60%) MQSeries
6 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
7 7 (16.28%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Linode
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) DNS
2 20 (46.51%) DHCP
3 14 (32.56%) Firewall
4 12 (27.91%) SAN
4 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (20.93%) NAS
6 8 (18.60%) LDAP
6 8 (18.60%) SMS
7 6 (13.95%) FCoE
7 6 (13.95%) iSCSI
7 6 (13.95%) WAN
8 2 (4.65%) LAN
8 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.65%) VLAN
9 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (2.33%) VoIP
9 1 (2.33%) VSAN
9 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.33%) DataStage
3 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (23.26%) Desktop Support
1 10 (23.26%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.33%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Clustering
2 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Grid Computing
4 3 (6.98%) PKI
5 2 (4.65%) Tandem
6 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 17 (39.53%) Solaris
4 16 (37.21%) AIX
4 16 (37.21%) HPUX
4 16 (37.21%) Unix
5 14 (32.56%) SUSE
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) Debian
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) High Availability
3 11 (25.58%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
5 8 (18.60%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
7 6 (13.95%) Server Building
8 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Proactive Monitoring
9 3 (6.98%) Requirements Management
9 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
10 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
10 2 (4.65%) Web Filtering
11 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (2.33%) DevOps
11 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
11 1 (2.33%) Security Monitoring
11 1 (2.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
1 7 (16.28%) C-shell
1 7 (16.28%) Korn
1 7 (16.28%) Perl
2 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Jython
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (53.49%) SC Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) CCDP
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE Security
6 1 (2.33%) CCIP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) CCSA
6 1 (2.33%) CCSE
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Hyper-V
2 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
4 15 (34.88%) XenApp
5 14 (32.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 14 (32.56%) XenDesktop
6 13 (30.23%) KVM
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (30.23%) XenServer
7 8 (18.60%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (11.63%) vSphere
9 4 (9.30%) Samba
10 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (4.65%) VMware NSX
12 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
12 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) SCCM
2 8 (18.60%) OpenView
3 5 (11.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (6.98%) vCenter Server
5 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.33%) Ansible
6 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.33%) Nagios
6 1 (2.33%) OpenNMS
6 1 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.33%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.33%) Puppet
6 1 (2.33%) SafeCom
6 1 (2.33%) vRealize
6 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Citrix
2 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
3 15 (34.88%) AppSense
3 15 (34.88%) Oracle
3 15 (34.88%) PlateSpin
3 15 (34.88%) Sun
4 14 (32.56%) Veritas
5 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 11 (25.58%) HP
7 10 (23.26%) Cisco
7 10 (23.26%) F5
8 8 (18.60%) Cognos
8 8 (18.60%) Opsware
9 3 (6.98%) Borland
10 2 (4.65%) EMC
10 2 (4.65%) Forcepoint
10 2 (4.65%) McAfee
10 2 (4.65%) Symantec
11 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.33%) Juniper