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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 36 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 41 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.09% 9.98% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 16.67% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 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 £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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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
156 246 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.21% 59.85% 55.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 167 35
Average daily rate £358 £263 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.41% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £444 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.36 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -39.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 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 27 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 28 (71.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) ITIL
3 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 17 (43.59%) HP
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco
8 9 (23.08%) SAN
8 9 (23.08%) UNIX
8 9 (23.08%) vSphere
9 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
9 8 (20.51%) EMC
9 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
10 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
10 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
10 7 (17.95%) Solaris
10 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) ISO 9001
11 6 (15.38%) Service Management
12 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Consultant
2 3 (7.69%) Architect
2 3 (7.69%) Wintel Support
2 3 (7.69%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Problem Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Incident Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Administrator
3 2 (5.13%) Report Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
1 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) UNIX
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.95%) Solaris
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.38%) Service Management
3 6 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
1 5 (12.82%) Python
1 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.26%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.08%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) Docker
5 3 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (12.82%) HP SIM
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.69%) OpenView
5 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) HP
2 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) EMC
5 5 (12.82%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) Lotus
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds