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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
England / North East
Rank 58 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.40% 3.41% 5.07%
As % of the Vendors category 7.25% 8.20% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 27
Median daily rate £278 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £533 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
414 366 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 46.94% 41.64% 47.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 245 173
Median daily rate £360 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -13 20 £350 -26.31% 9
Durham +1 5 £170 - 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 106 (76.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (67.39%) Windows
3 76 (55.07%) Active Directory
4 73 (52.90%) Microsoft
5 68 (49.28%) Windows Server
6 66 (47.83%) Security Cleared
7 53 (38.41%) DNS
8 48 (34.78%) SC Cleared
9 46 (33.33%) DHCP
9 46 (33.33%) Linux
9 46 (33.33%) Citrix
10 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (24.64%) ITIL
13 32 (23.19%) Microsoft App-V
14 30 (21.74%) MS Excel
15 29 (21.01%) Clustering
16 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
16 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (19.57%) AppSense
17 27 (19.57%) XenApp
18 26 (18.84%) Windows 7
18 26 (18.84%) SCCM
18 26 (18.84%) IIS
19 23 (16.67%) SQL
20 21 (15.22%) Hyper-V
20 21 (15.22%) HP
21 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
22 19 (13.77%) Migration
22 19 (13.77%) Open Source

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 26 (18.84%) IIS
2 12 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.25%) Apache
3 10 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.52%) Skype for Business
5 8 (5.80%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.07%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.35%) Jetty
7 6 (4.35%) Mongrel
7 6 (4.35%) nginx
8 5 (3.62%) OpenStack
8 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.17%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.17%) SAS
9 3 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.45%) CMS
10 2 (1.45%) JBoss
10 2 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 30 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
2 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.32%) IaaS
1 17 (12.32%) PaaS
1 17 (12.32%) SaaS
2 13 (9.42%) HP Helion
3 8 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.35%) Google App Engine
4 6 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.90%) Office 365
6 2 (1.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.41%) DNS
2 46 (33.33%) DHCP
3 19 (13.77%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (5.07%) HTTP
5 7 (5.07%) SAN
5 7 (5.07%) SSL
6 6 (4.35%) 3G
6 6 (4.35%) FTP
6 6 (4.35%) IPsec
6 6 (4.35%) LAN
7 5 (3.62%) Firewall
7 5 (3.62%) Skype
7 5 (3.62%) WAN
8 4 (2.90%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.90%) NAS
8 4 (2.90%) VPN
9 3 (2.17%) LDAP
10 2 (1.45%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) BODI
2 6 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.90%) MySQL
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.45%) Big Data
6 2 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.72%) DB2
7 1 (0.72%) EDMS
7 1 (0.72%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.35%) Travis CI
3 4 (2.90%) MSI
4 3 (2.17%) NMock
4 3 (2.17%) StarTeam
4 3 (2.17%) WiX
5 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (2.90%) Finance
2 2 (1.45%) Publishing
3 1 (0.72%) Advertising
3 1 (0.72%) Games
3 1 (0.72%) German Language
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (24.64%) Support Engineer
2 23 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 23 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 20 (14.49%) 2nd Line Support
3 20 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (13.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 16 (11.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 15 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (9.42%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Architect
9 9 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Project Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) Development Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) Development Support Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) Linux Engineer
14 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.97%) .NET
2 7 (5.07%) J2EE
3 6 (4.35%) Servlets
3 6 (4.35%) Web Services
4 5 (3.62%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.17%) LAMP
5 3 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.01%) Clustering
2 18 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.80%) Tandem
5 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.35%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.45%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.45%) PKI
7 2 (1.45%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (67.39%) Windows
2 68 (49.28%) Windows Server
3 46 (33.33%) Linux
4 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (18.84%) Windows 7
8 16 (11.59%) Solaris
9 15 (10.87%) Unix
10 12 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (7.97%) HPUX
11 11 (7.97%) Windows XP
12 10 (7.25%) Windows 8
13 9 (6.52%) Windows 10
14 8 (5.80%) AIX
15 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (1.45%) SUSE
16 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.72%) MVS
17 1 (0.72%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.64%) ITIL
2 19 (13.77%) DevOps
2 19 (13.77%) Migration
2 19 (13.77%) Open Source
3 18 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 18 (13.04%) Software Delivery
4 17 (12.32%) TOGAF
5 14 (10.14%) Change Management
6 12 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.97%) Problem Management
8 10 (7.25%) Data Management
9 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.80%) Personalization
11 7 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.07%) CRM
12 6 (4.35%) Application Packaging
12 6 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) Java
3 8 (5.80%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.07%) C#
5 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.17%) C-shell
6 3 (2.17%) Korn
6 3 (2.17%) Perl
7 2 (1.45%) VBScript
8 1 (0.72%) C
8 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 48 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (13.04%) MCSA
5 14 (10.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (9.42%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (9.42%) MCSE
7 6 (4.35%) Degree
8 2 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.45%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 106 (76.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (55.07%) Active Directory
3 32 (23.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 27 (19.57%) XenApp
5 21 (15.22%) Hyper-V
6 19 (13.77%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (12.32%) vSphere
8 8 (5.80%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (5.07%) XenDesktop
9 7 (5.07%) XenServer
10 6 (4.35%) Xen
11 4 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (2.17%) Samba
13 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.72%) KVM
14 1 (0.72%) NFS
14 1 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (18.84%) SCCM
2 12 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (4.35%) Puppet
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.17%) WSUS
6 2 (1.45%) WMI
6 2 (1.45%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.72%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.72%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.72%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (52.90%) Microsoft
2 46 (33.33%) Citrix
3 27 (19.57%) AppSense
4 21 (15.22%) HP
5 19 (13.77%) Cisco
6 15 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 14 (10.14%) Oracle
8 10 (7.25%) ThinPrint
9 8 (5.80%) F5
10 6 (4.35%) Google
10 6 (4.35%) TIBCO
11 5 (3.62%) NetApp
12 4 (2.90%) Veritas
13 3 (2.17%) Dell
13 3 (2.17%) EMC
13 3 (2.17%) Lotus
13 3 (2.17%) Symantec
14 2 (1.45%) Apple
14 2 (1.45%) Autodesk
14 2 (1.45%) Serena