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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
England / North East
Rank 34 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 66 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.54% 5.22% 5.49%
As % of the Vendors category 12.45% 12.47% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 27
Median daily rate £250 £433 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.29% +33.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £533 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £45.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.74% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-17.29% +18.22%

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
530 369 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 52.53% 41.88% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 209 220
Median daily rate £350 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £21.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £10.34 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £48.70 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 50 £275 -36.52% 6
Durham +8 7 £165 - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 117 (76.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (67.11%) Windows
3 82 (53.95%) Active Directory
4 81 (53.29%) Microsoft
5 76 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 68 (44.74%) Security Cleared
7 61 (40.13%) DNS
8 56 (36.84%) Linux
9 52 (34.21%) DHCP
10 51 (33.55%) Citrix
11 49 (32.24%) SC Cleared
12 47 (30.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (30.92%) ITIL
13 45 (29.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
15 31 (20.39%) IIS
15 31 (20.39%) AppSense
15 31 (20.39%) Clustering
16 30 (19.74%) XenApp
16 30 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (19.08%) SQL Server
18 28 (18.42%) MS Excel
19 27 (17.76%) TCP/IP
19 27 (17.76%) HP
20 26 (17.11%) SCCM
20 26 (17.11%) Windows 7
21 25 (16.45%) Solaris
21 25 (16.45%) SQL
21 25 (16.45%) Unix
22 22 (14.47%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (20.39%) IIS
2 18 (11.84%) Apache
3 12 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 10 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.58%) Skype for Business
5 9 (5.92%) Tomcat
6 8 (5.26%) WebLogic
7 7 (4.61%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.95%) Jetty
8 6 (3.95%) Mongrel
8 6 (3.95%) nginx
9 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.63%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.97%) SAS
11 3 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.32%) CMS
12 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 28 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
2 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.18%) IaaS
1 17 (11.18%) PaaS
1 17 (11.18%) SaaS
2 13 (8.55%) HP Helion
3 11 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.95%) Google App Engine
5 6 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (3.29%) Office 365
7 2 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.32%) GitHub
7 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.32%) Linode
7 2 (1.32%) Yammer
8 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (40.13%) DNS
2 52 (34.21%) DHCP
3 27 (17.76%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.89%) SAN
5 11 (7.24%) WAN
6 10 (6.58%) iSCSI
7 9 (5.92%) LDAP
8 8 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (4.61%) HTTP
9 7 (4.61%) LAN
9 7 (4.61%) SSL
10 6 (3.95%) 3G
10 6 (3.95%) FTP
10 6 (3.95%) IPsec
10 6 (3.95%) Skype
11 4 (2.63%) Firewall
11 4 (2.63%) NAS
11 4 (2.63%) VPN
12 2 (1.32%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.32%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.55%) MySQL
3 6 (3.95%) BODI
3 6 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.32%) Big Data
6 2 (1.32%) DataStage
6 2 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) EDMS
7 1 (0.66%) Ingres
7 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) StarTeam
2 7 (4.61%) ClearCase
2 7 (4.61%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.61%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.95%) Travis CI
4 4 (2.63%) MSI
5 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.97%) NMock
5 3 (1.97%) WiX
6 2 (1.32%) GitLab
6 2 (1.32%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (0.66%) Advertising
3 1 (0.66%) Games
3 1 (0.66%) German Language
3 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (23.03%) Support Engineer
2 24 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 24 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 20 (13.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 20 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (9.87%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 14 (9.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Architect
10 8 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) HPUX Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Project Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.29%) Development Support Engineer
13 5 (3.29%) Unix Engineer
13 5 (3.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.24%) .NET
1 11 (7.24%) LAMP
2 7 (4.61%) J2EE
2 7 (4.61%) Web Services
3 6 (3.95%) Servlets
4 5 (3.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.97%) XML
6 2 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.66%) CSS
7 1 (0.66%) HTML
7 1 (0.66%) HTML5
7 1 (0.66%) jQuery
7 1 (0.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.39%) Clustering
2 19 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.26%) Tandem
6 6 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.95%) Fat Client
6 6 (3.95%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.32%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.32%) PKI
8 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.32%) Replication
8 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 102 (67.11%) Windows
2 76 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 56 (36.84%) Linux
4 47 (30.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (29.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (17.11%) Windows 7
8 25 (16.45%) Solaris
8 25 (16.45%) Unix
9 16 (10.53%) HPUX
10 14 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (7.24%) AIX
11 11 (7.24%) Windows XP
12 10 (6.58%) Windows 8
13 9 (5.92%) Windows 10
14 4 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.32%) CentOS
15 2 (1.32%) SUSE
15 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.66%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.92%) ITIL
2 21 (13.82%) DevOps
3 19 (12.50%) Migration
3 19 (12.50%) Open Source
4 18 (11.84%) Configuration Management
4 18 (11.84%) PRINCE2
4 18 (11.84%) Software Delivery
5 17 (11.18%) TOGAF
6 14 (9.21%) Change Management
7 13 (8.55%) Unit Testing
8 11 (7.24%) Problem Management
9 10 (6.58%) Data Management
9 10 (6.58%) Project Management
10 9 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (4.61%) Business Continuity
12 7 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.45%) SQL
2 12 (7.89%) Java
3 9 (5.92%) Bash Shell
3 9 (5.92%) C-shell
3 9 (5.92%) Korn
3 9 (5.92%) Perl
4 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.61%) C#
6 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.97%) Python
8 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.32%) Jython
8 2 (1.32%) PHP
8 2 (1.32%) Ruby
8 2 (1.32%) VBScript
9 1 (0.66%) C
9 1 (0.66%) C++
9 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 49 (32.24%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (11.84%) MCSA
5 14 (9.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (8.55%) MCSE
7 6 (3.95%) Degree
8 2 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.32%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 117 (76.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (53.95%) Active Directory
3 36 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (19.74%) XenApp
5 22 (14.47%) Hyper-V
6 18 (11.84%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (11.18%) vSphere
8 11 (7.24%) XenDesktop
8 11 (7.24%) XenServer
9 9 (5.92%) Samba
10 8 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (5.26%) Xen
11 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.32%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.66%) KVM
13 1 (0.66%) NFS
13 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (17.11%) SCCM
2 12 (7.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (5.26%) Puppet
4 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (3.95%) XenMobile
5 5 (3.29%) EdgeSight
5 5 (3.29%) SafeCom
6 4 (2.63%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.63%) WSUS
7 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.97%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.32%) Ansible
8 2 (1.32%) Nagios
8 2 (1.32%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.32%) WMI
8 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.66%) SCOM
9 1 (0.66%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.66%) SCSM
Vendors
1 81 (53.29%) Microsoft
2 51 (33.55%) Citrix
3 31 (20.39%) AppSense
4 27 (17.76%) HP
5 22 (14.47%) Red Hat
6 21 (13.82%) Oracle
7 19 (12.50%) Cisco
8 14 (9.21%) ThinPrint
9 8 (5.26%) F5
9 8 (5.26%) Google
10 6 (3.95%) SAP
10 6 (3.95%) TIBCO
11 4 (2.63%) Lotus
11 4 (2.63%) Symantec
11 4 (2.63%) Veritas
12 3 (1.97%) Dell
12 3 (1.97%) EMC
12 3 (1.97%) NetApp
13 2 (1.32%) Borland
13 2 (1.32%) IBM
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