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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 52 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 4.32% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 9.15% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 1
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£288 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.54% +18.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.21%
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
318 284 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.30% 47.18% 42.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 177 59
Average daily rate £300 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 10 18
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 8 £275 -21.42% 13
Durham -9 2 £425 +46.55% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (54.76%) Windows
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 14 (33.33%) ITIL
5 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 13 (30.95%) Puppet
7 11 (26.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 11 (26.19%) HP
7 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
8 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (21.43%) Python
9 9 (21.43%) DHCP
9 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
10 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (19.05%) Vagrant
10 8 (19.05%) Docker
10 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
10 8 (19.05%) SAN
10 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
10 8 (19.05%) UNIX
10 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
10 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
10 8 (19.05%) Ruby
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.67%) IIS
11 7 (16.67%) SharePoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.29%) nginx
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 6 (14.29%) Jetty
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (14.29%) Google App Engine
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) DHCP
3 8 (19.05%) SAN
4 6 (14.29%) FTP
4 6 (14.29%) HTTP
4 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.29%) SSL
4 6 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) 3G
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (4.76%) Report Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Problem Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (4.76%) Incident Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
3 2 (4.76%) Consultant
3 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.38%) Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (2.38%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Servlets
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
1 6 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Replication
1 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) UNIX
5 6 (14.29%) Solaris
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
1 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 7 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
6 5 (11.90%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Open Source
7 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.14%) DevOps
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) Project Management
10 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Python
1 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 8 (19.05%) Ruby
3 6 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (19.05%) Docker
4 6 (14.29%) Xen
5 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
6 3 (7.14%) vSphere
6 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) XenApp
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Puppet
2 11 (26.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (19.05%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.76%) SCOM
5 2 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) HP
3 6 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) AppSense
5 1 (2.38%) Nintex
North East
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Rate: £250 - £251 per day
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Rate: £200 - £325 per day
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Newcastle upon Tyne
CPS Group
Rate: £20k - 25k per year + Excellent benefits
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