The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 35 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.44% 10.70% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 13.24% 17.16% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 204 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.09% 62.39% 54.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 138 26
Average daily rate £346 £248 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.89% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.36 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.27% -39.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
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 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
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 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (56.82%) Windows
3 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
4 22 (50.00%) ITIL
4 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 21 (47.73%) HP
6 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
6 17 (38.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 15 (34.09%) DV Cleared
9 11 (25.00%) SAN
9 11 (25.00%) UNIX
9 11 (25.00%) Cisco
10 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
11 9 (20.45%) Solaris
11 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
11 9 (20.45%) vSphere
12 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
12 8 (18.18%) EMC
12 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
13 7 (15.91%) Citrix
13 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (15.91%) SQL
13 7 (15.91%) Oracle
13 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
13 7 (15.91%) HP SIM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.64%) Apache
4 5 (11.36%) IBM Notes
4 5 (11.36%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Wintel Support
3 3 (6.82%) Consultant
3 3 (6.82%) Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Incident Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Report Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Server Support
4 2 (4.55%) Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Problem Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.27%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) UNIX
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Solaris
5 3 (6.82%) Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
3 7 (15.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Service Management
5 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps
9 1 (2.27%) CRM
9 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.27%) Build Automation
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Python
2 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) DV Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.45%) vSphere
4 5 (11.36%) Terminal Services
5 4 (9.09%) Docker
6 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (38.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (15.91%) HP SIM
3 5 (11.36%) OpenView
4 4 (9.09%) Puppet
4 4 (9.09%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) HP
2 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (18.18%) EMC
5 7 (15.91%) Citrix
5 7 (15.91%) Oracle
6 5 (11.36%) Lotus
7 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat