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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 48 12 34
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +22
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.18% 7.86% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 7.93% 15.28% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 2
Average daily rate
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£336 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £192 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £361 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.95% +10.62%
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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
227 72 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.11% 51.43% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 43 59
Average daily rate £347 £310 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.09% +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £493 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) ITIL
4 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (33.33%) HP
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle
5 10 (33.33%) Citrix
6 9 (30.00%) SAN
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) Middleware
6 9 (30.00%) DNS
6 9 (30.00%) DHCP
6 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) Clustering
7 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 8 (26.67%) UNIX
7 8 (26.67%) Solaris
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (26.67%) Firewall
8 7 (23.33%) Service Management
8 7 (23.33%) HP SIM
9 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
9 6 (20.00%) AIX
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) IBM Notes

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
1 5 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DHCP
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
1 9 (30.00%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Wintel Support
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 2 (6.67%) DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Professional Services Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Project Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Middleware
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 4 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) Solaris
3 6 (20.00%) AIX
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) HPUX
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) MCDBA
5 2 (6.67%) MCT
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (10.00%) vSphere
6 3 (10.00%) KVM
6 3 (10.00%) RHEV
7 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) HP SIM
2 5 (16.67%) OpenView
2 5 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
1 10 (33.33%) HP
1 10 (33.33%) Citrix
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Lotus
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) EMC
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Veritas
5 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds