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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 66 58 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 -25  
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.93% 1.16% 3.75%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 2.68% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 15
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 £333 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £478 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.27% -2.22%  

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 262 299 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 46.05% 43.21% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 211 104
Median daily rate £389 £325 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.61% -6.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.52 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.51% +22.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £18.19 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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 -10 11 £350 +42.85% 4
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware.

1 60 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (76.32%) Windows
3 48 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 35 (46.05%) Windows Server
5 34 (44.74%) SC Cleared
5 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
8 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
9 22 (28.95%) Linux
10 21 (27.63%) HP
11 20 (26.32%) Migration
11 20 (26.32%) SCCM
12 19 (25.00%) XenApp
12 19 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (25.00%) Citrix
12 19 (25.00%) DNS
13 18 (23.68%) Cisco
13 18 (23.68%) Solaris
14 17 (22.37%) Oracle
15 16 (21.05%) DHCP
15 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
15 16 (21.05%) AppSense
16 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
16 15 (19.74%) Software Delivery
17 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (18.42%) F5
17 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
17 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
17 14 (18.42%) HPUX

VMware
Top Related 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 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.58%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.26%) IIS
5 3 (3.95%) Apache
5 3 (3.95%) SAS
5 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.63%) CMS
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.63%) Jetty
6 2 (2.63%) Mongrel
6 2 (2.63%) nginx
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.32%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
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%) PaaS
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) DNS
2 16 (21.05%) DHCP
3 3 (3.95%) 3G
3 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.63%) FTP
4 2 (2.63%) HTTP
4 2 (2.63%) IPsec
4 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) Firewall
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 3 (3.95%) MSI
2 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.63%) NMock
3 2 (2.63%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) Travis CI
3 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%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) DBA
11 4 (5.26%) SQL DBA
11 4 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
11 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (3.95%) Systems Architect
12 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 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) Clustering
5 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) Tandem
6 3 (3.95%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.95%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.63%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (76.32%) Windows
2 35 (46.05%) Windows Server
3 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (28.95%) Linux
6 18 (23.68%) Solaris
7 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
8 14 (18.42%) HPUX
8 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (10.53%) Unix
10 6 (7.89%) AIX
10 6 (7.89%) Windows XP
11 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
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%) DBS Check
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 60 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
3 19 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 19 (25.00%) XenApp
4 13 (17.11%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.89%) XenServer
6 3 (3.95%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.63%) Xen
8 1 (1.32%) KVM
8 1 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) 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 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.63%) HP
3 19 (25.00%) Citrix
4 18 (23.68%) Cisco
5 17 (22.37%) Oracle
6 16 (21.05%) AppSense
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%) Apple
12 1 (1.32%) Brocade
12 1 (1.32%) EMC
12 1 (1.32%) Sun
12 1 (1.32%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago