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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 62 56 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21  
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.43% 1.23% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.46% 2.82% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Median daily rate £350 £245 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -33.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £478 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 238 284 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.57% 43.56% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 200 82
Median daily rate £393 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.76% -9.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.43 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +13.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £18.59 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 59 (77.63%) Windows
1 59 (77.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 36 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 34 (44.74%) SC Cleared
4 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
8 21 (27.63%) Linux
8 21 (27.63%) SCCM
9 20 (26.32%) HP
9 20 (26.32%) Migration
9 20 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (25.00%) Cisco
10 19 (25.00%) XenApp
11 18 (23.68%) Citrix
11 18 (23.68%) DNS
12 17 (22.37%) AppSense
12 17 (22.37%) Solaris
12 17 (22.37%) Oracle
13 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
14 15 (19.74%) DHCP
14 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
14 15 (19.74%) Hyper-V
14 15 (19.74%) Software Delivery
15 14 (18.42%) F5
15 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
15 14 (18.42%) HPUX

VMware
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 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.58%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.26%) IIS
6 3 (3.95%) Apache
6 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.95%) SAS
6 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.63%) CMS
7 2 (2.63%) Jetty
7 2 (2.63%) Mongrel
7 2 (2.63%) nginx
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.32%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.32%) JBoss
8 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.63%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.63%) IaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) PaaS
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) DNS
2 15 (19.74%) DHCP
3 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.95%) 3G
4 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) FTP
5 2 (2.63%) HTTP
5 2 (2.63%) IPsec
5 2 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (1.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) BODI
1 12 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Big Data
5 2 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) DB2
6 1 (1.32%) Ingres
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.26%) MSI
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) NMock
4 2 (2.63%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.63%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.63%) WiX
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 22 (28.95%) Desktop Engineer
3 19 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 18 (23.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (19.74%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (18.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (17.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 13 (17.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 13 (17.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (15.79%) Architect
9 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (5.26%) DBA
10 4 (5.26%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Systems Architect
11 3 (3.95%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.95%) J2EE
3 2 (2.63%) Servlets
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.95%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.95%) Tandem
5 3 (3.95%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.63%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (77.63%) Windows
2 36 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (27.63%) Linux
6 17 (22.37%) Solaris
7 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
8 14 (18.42%) HPUX
8 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (9.21%) Unix
10 6 (7.89%) AIX
10 6 (7.89%) Windows 10
10 6 (7.89%) Windows XP
11 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
12 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (2.63%) SUSE
13 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.32%) MVS
14 1 (1.32%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Migration
2 15 (19.74%) Software Delivery
3 12 (15.79%) ITIL
4 10 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (11.84%) Change Control
5 9 (11.84%) Time Management
6 8 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 8 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.21%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.26%) Open Source
8 4 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.26%) Project Management
8 4 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (3.95%) DevOps
9 3 (3.95%) High Availability
9 3 (3.95%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.95%) Personalization
10 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) C#
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.63%) VBScript
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 34 (44.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.58%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (77.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 20 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (25.00%) XenApp
5 15 (19.74%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.89%) XenServer
7 3 (3.95%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.63%) Xen
9 1 (1.32%) KVM
9 1 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (27.63%) SCCM
2 9 (11.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.63%) Puppet
3 2 (2.63%) WMI
4 1 (1.32%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.32%) SCSM
4 1 (1.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) HP
3 19 (25.00%) Cisco
4 18 (23.68%) Citrix
5 17 (22.37%) AppSense
5 17 (22.37%) Oracle
6 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 14 (18.42%) F5
8 12 (15.79%) TIBCO
9 5 (6.58%) ThinPrint
10 4 (5.26%) NetApp
11 2 (2.63%) Borland
11 2 (2.63%) Google
11 2 (2.63%) PlateSpin
11 2 (2.63%) Serena
12 1 (1.32%) Brocade
12 1 (1.32%) EMC
12 1 (1.32%) SAP
12 1 (1.32%) Sun
12 1 (1.32%) Veritas