The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 35 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.70% 1.81% 3.78%
As % of the Vendors category 7.66% 4.20% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 8
Average daily rate
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£290 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £395 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 - £14.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 - £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +18.75%
Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
248 143 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 48.25% 43.20% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 59 115
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.50 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
VMware
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -2 15 £300 -18.64% 5
Northumberland - - - -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 42 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (60.34%) Windows
3 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
4 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
4 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
5 22 (37.93%) Oracle
5 22 (37.93%) UNIX
6 20 (34.48%) Solaris
6 20 (34.48%) SAN
7 19 (32.76%) Linux
7 19 (32.76%) SQL
8 18 (31.03%) SC Cleared
9 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (25.86%) Veritas
10 15 (25.86%) ITIL
11 14 (24.14%) Red Hat
11 14 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (22.41%) Cisco
12 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.41%) LAN
13 12 (20.69%) AIX
13 12 (20.69%) Service Management
13 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
14 11 (18.97%) Clustering
14 11 (18.97%) DHCP
14 11 (18.97%) DNS
14 11 (18.97%) Citrix
15 10 (17.24%) HP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.72%) Lync
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) SAN
2 13 (22.41%) LAN
3 11 (18.97%) DHCP
3 11 (18.97%) DNS
4 9 (15.52%) VPN
4 9 (15.52%) WAN
5 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.07%) Firewall
7 5 (8.62%) VLAN
8 4 (6.90%) IPsec
9 3 (5.17%) NAS
10 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.45%) OLAP
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.72%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) SQL DBA
5 5 (8.62%) DBA
5 5 (8.62%) Server Support
5 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Clustering
2 7 (12.07%) Fat Client
2 7 (12.07%) Thin Client
3 6 (10.34%) Replication
4 5 (8.62%) Open Source
5 4 (6.90%) PKI
6 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.72%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.72%) Celerra
7 1 (1.72%) Informatics
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) UNIX
3 20 (34.48%) Solaris
4 19 (32.76%) Linux
5 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (20.69%) AIX
9 4 (6.90%) HPUX
9 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
10 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
11 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Service Management
3 7 (12.07%) ETL
4 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.90%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Change Management
6 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.17%) Project Management
7 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.45%) BCP
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 18 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
4 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.07%) MCT
5 6 (10.34%) MCDBA
6 2 (3.45%) CCA
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.72%) Degree
System Software
1 42 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.07%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.62%) XenApp
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (6.90%) RHEV
6 4 (6.90%) KVM
7 2 (3.45%) Xen
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.72%) XenServer
8 1 (1.72%) UAG
8 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.45%) WSUS
4 2 (3.45%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) SCCM
5 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Oracle
2 15 (25.86%) Veritas
3 14 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 13 (22.41%) Cisco
4 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.97%) Citrix
6 10 (17.24%) HP
7 8 (13.79%) IBM
8 7 (12.07%) Informatica
9 5 (8.62%) Splunk
10 4 (6.90%) EMC
11 2 (3.45%) SAP
11 2 (3.45%) Apple
11 2 (3.45%) Dell
11 2 (3.45%) AppSense
12 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.72%) Isilon
12 1 (1.72%) NetApp
12 1 (1.72%) CA
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