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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 45 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.86% 6.38% 9.54%
As % of the Vendors category 9.85% 13.13% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 19
Average daily rate £463 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £402 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
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
264 160 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.23% 48.63% 61.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 107 108
Average daily rate £415 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £499 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 18
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 52 (71.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (58.90%) Windows
3 42 (57.53%) Linux
4 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
5 31 (42.47%) Configuration Management
5 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
6 30 (41.10%) Jenkins
7 29 (39.73%) Apache
7 29 (39.73%) Java
8 28 (38.36%) DHCP
8 28 (38.36%) TCP/IP
8 28 (38.36%) DNS
9 27 (36.99%) SSL
9 27 (36.99%) HTTP
9 27 (36.99%) .NET
9 27 (36.99%) J2EE
9 27 (36.99%) IIS
9 27 (36.99%) Tomcat
9 27 (36.99%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (36.99%) Jetty
9 27 (36.99%) WebSphere
9 27 (36.99%) Xen
9 27 (36.99%) nginx
10 26 (35.62%) Windows Server
10 26 (35.62%) Servlets
10 26 (35.62%) FTP
10 26 (35.62%) IPsec
11 24 (32.88%) SC Cleared
12 23 (31.51%) DevOps
13 22 (30.14%) Solaris

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 29 (39.73%) Apache
2 27 (36.99%) IIS
2 27 (36.99%) Jetty
2 27 (36.99%) nginx
2 27 (36.99%) Tomcat
2 27 (36.99%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle 10gAS
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (15.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (13.70%) PowerExchange
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.37%) Confluence
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (23.29%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (23.29%) Google App Engine
2 17 (23.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (19.18%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (8.22%) OpenShift
5 5 (6.85%) GitHub
6 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) DHCP
1 28 (38.36%) DNS
1 28 (38.36%) TCP/IP
2 27 (36.99%) HTTP
2 27 (36.99%) SSL
3 26 (35.62%) FTP
3 26 (35.62%) IPsec
4 21 (28.77%) SAN
5 10 (13.70%) NAS
6 1 (1.37%) Firewall
6 1 (1.37%) Internet
6 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) LDAP
6 1 (1.37%) MPLS
6 1 (1.37%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) SNMP
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (15.07%) PowerCenter
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (6.85%) Data Mining
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.37%) Redis
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.07%) Log4j
3 7 (9.59%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.37%) FishEye
6 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (1.37%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.37%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Electronics
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Marketing
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Support Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Storage Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) NetBackup Support
4 8 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) NetBackup Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) SAN Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Storage Support Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) WebOps Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Linux Support
6 6 (8.22%) SAN Support
7 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Web Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) .NET
1 27 (36.99%) J2EE
2 26 (35.62%) Servlets
3 2 (2.74%) LAMP
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Replication
2 10 (13.70%) Celerra
2 10 (13.70%) CLARiiON
2 10 (13.70%) EMC VNX
2 10 (13.70%) Symmetrix
3 9 (12.33%) Clustering
4 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.37%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.90%) Windows
2 42 (57.53%) Linux
3 26 (35.62%) Windows Server
4 22 (30.14%) Solaris
5 21 (28.77%) AIX
6 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.96%) Unix
8 6 (8.22%) CentOS
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (6.85%) Ubuntu
10 4 (5.48%) SUSE
11 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.37%) Fedora
12 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Configuration Management
2 27 (36.99%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (31.51%) DevOps
4 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.40%) ITIL
5 19 (26.03%) Web Operations
6 17 (23.29%) Migration
7 13 (17.81%) Automated Testing
7 13 (17.81%) Service Management
7 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.22%) CRM
10 6 (8.22%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.48%) Analytics
11 4 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (4.11%) Change Management
12 3 (4.11%) Project Management
12 3 (4.11%) Risk Management
13 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Java
2 8 (10.96%) Python
3 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
3 7 (9.59%) Ruby
4 5 (6.85%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.88%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) RHCE
5 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.74%) MCDBA
7 2 (2.74%) MCSA
7 2 (2.74%) MCT
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.37%) MCITP
8 1 (1.37%) MCSE
8 1 (1.37%) MCTS
8 1 (1.37%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 52 (71.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (36.99%) Xen
3 10 (13.70%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.48%) Docker
5 4 (5.48%) vSphere
6 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) NetBackup
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.37%) logstash
4 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.37%) Netcool
4 1 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) Oracle
3 17 (23.29%) Google
4 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
5 12 (16.44%) Veritas
6 11 (15.07%) Axway
6 11 (15.07%) Cisco
6 11 (15.07%) Genesys
6 11 (15.07%) Informatica
7 10 (13.70%) EMC
8 9 (12.33%) SAP
9 7 (9.59%) HP
9 7 (9.59%) Sun
10 6 (8.22%) Siebel
11 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
11 3 (4.11%) SaltStack
12 2 (2.74%) Citrix
13 1 (1.37%) Dell
13 1 (1.37%) Intel Security
13 1 (1.37%) Juniper