The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 June 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 14 43
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29  
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 212 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.92% 14.79% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 7.54% 24.20% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 136 12
Median daily rate £324 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £216 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £412 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% +29.54%  

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 Tyne and Wear.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 199 876 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 51.96% 61.13% 40.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 567 147
Median daily rate £344 £285 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.70% -0.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £438 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 79 28
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £36.00 £30.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

VMware
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Tyne and Wear

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Tyne and Wear

VMware
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Tyne and Wear

VMware
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 14 £312 +11.42% 1
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 2
VMware
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
6 12 (42.86%) Oracle
7 11 (39.29%) HPUX
7 11 (39.29%) Solaris
8 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 10 (35.71%) HP
8 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 10 (35.71%) F5
9 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.00%) Citrix
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (25.00%) Migration
10 6 (21.43%) BODI
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (21.43%) SAN
10 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (21.43%) AIX
10 6 (21.43%) Unix

VMware
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 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (14.29%) iPlanet
3 4 (14.29%) JBoss
3 4 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 4 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (10.71%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
3 5 (17.86%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) LDAP
4 4 (14.29%) NAS
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) FCoE
5 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 2 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) 3G
7 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) SMTP
7 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) BODI
1 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) AIX Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Desktop Support
2 5 (17.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Project Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Architect
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 4 (14.29%) Grid Computing
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.57%) Tandem
5 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 11 (39.29%) HPUX
5 11 (39.29%) Solaris
6 6 (21.43%) AIX
6 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Unix
7 5 (17.86%) SUSE
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 4 (14.29%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.71%) C-shell
1 3 (10.71%) Korn
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.57%) CCDP
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE Security
5 1 (3.57%) CCIP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) KVM
4 5 (17.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.14%) Samba
7 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) OpenView
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) F5
4 10 (35.71%) HP
5 7 (25.00%) Citrix
6 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
7 5 (17.86%) PlateSpin
7 5 (17.86%) Sun
7 5 (17.86%) Veritas
8 4 (14.29%) Cognos
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) Opsware
9 2 (7.14%) AppSense
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
10 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.57%) Juniper
10 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.57%) TippingPoint