The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 35 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 42 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.08% 4.83% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 11.35% 8.76% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £355 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +8.75%
VMware
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
370 194 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 44.74% 55.11% 48.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 83 93
Average daily rate £349 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% +0.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 25
Average hourly rate £28.00 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £18.10 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the North East region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the North East region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VMware
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 23 £313 +2.45% 7
Durham -3 15 £273 +4.80% 4
Northumberland - - - -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (45.90%) Security Cleared
4 25 (40.98%) HP
5 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
6 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
7 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (32.79%) Citrix
8 20 (32.79%) vSphere
9 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
10 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (29.51%) Firewall
11 14 (22.95%) Clustering
12 13 (21.31%) SAN
12 13 (21.31%) SQL
13 12 (19.67%) DNS
13 12 (19.67%) DHCP
13 12 (19.67%) DV Cleared
13 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
14 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.03%) IIS
14 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 11 (18.03%) MCSE
14 11 (18.03%) Cisco
14 11 (18.03%) EMC
15 10 (16.39%) Veritas
15 10 (16.39%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (18.03%) IIS
2 5 (8.20%) IBM Notes
2 5 (8.20%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) Firewall
2 13 (21.31%) SAN
3 12 (19.67%) DNS
3 12 (19.67%) DHCP
4 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (8.20%) LAN
6 5 (8.20%) WAN
7 3 (4.92%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) Network Security
8 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.64%) MSI
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Server Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Server Support
5 5 (8.20%) Wintel Support
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Virtualisation Architect
7 3 (4.92%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Project Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) VMware Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) Middleware
2 3 (4.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) LAMP
3 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Clustering
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.48%) UNIX
5 7 (11.48%) Solaris
6 6 (9.84%) Linux
7 5 (8.20%) AIX
8 3 (4.92%) HPUX
8 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.48%) Change Control
4 6 (9.84%) Service Management
4 6 (9.84%) Time Management
5 3 (4.92%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
5 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.92%) Change Management
5 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.92%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.28%) Coaching
6 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) LINC
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (19.67%) DV Cleared
4 11 (18.03%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) MCDBA
5 2 (3.28%) MCT
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (55.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
3 20 (32.79%) vSphere
4 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
5 6 (9.84%) XenApp
5 6 (9.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Terminal Services
7 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.92%) KVM
8 3 (4.92%) RHEV
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
9 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) NetBackup
2 7 (11.48%) HP SIM
3 5 (8.20%) OpenView
3 5 (8.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) HP
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.79%) Citrix
4 11 (18.03%) Cisco
4 11 (18.03%) EMC
5 10 (16.39%) Oracle
5 10 (16.39%) Veritas
6 5 (8.20%) Lotus
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.28%) Dell
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