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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 50 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 30 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.66% 6.58% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 13.16% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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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
209 228 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.63% 50.00% 51.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 163 38
Average daily rate £310 £273 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.76% -4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 10
Average hourly rate £12.36 £11.36 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £20.00 £18.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) ITIL
4 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
6 11 (37.93%) HP
7 9 (31.03%) UNIX
8 8 (27.59%) SAN
8 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Puppet
9 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
9 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
9 7 (24.14%) Solaris
9 7 (24.14%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.69%) Service Management
10 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
10 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
10 6 (20.69%) Apache
10 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
11 5 (17.24%) DHCP
11 5 (17.24%) FTP
11 5 (17.24%) HTTP
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (17.24%) Jetty
3 5 (17.24%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (17.24%) Google App Engine
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) IPsec
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) FTP
2 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) SSL
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (6.90%) Report Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Consultant
2 2 (6.90%) Problem Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Incident Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Web Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Build Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) J2EE
1 5 (17.24%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Open Source
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) UNIX
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
3 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
5 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.34%) DevOps
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) Python
1 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
2 4 (13.79%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) Xen
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (27.59%) Puppet
3 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
3 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Google
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix