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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 13 60 35
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -25
Contract jobs citing VMware 211 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.95% 2.16% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 22.81% 5.99% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 13 17
Median daily rate £293 £295 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.84% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 1 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +145.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £32.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £32.50 £13.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
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
925 334 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 61.14% 36.03% 46.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 167 147
Median daily rate £285 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £451 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 29 15
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.86 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.09% -44.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.35 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.25 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 188 £285 - 2
Durham +21 19 £300 -29.41%
Northumberland - 1 £300 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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.

1 223 (80.22%) Windows
2 194 (69.78%) Active Directory
3 184 (66.19%) Microsoft
4 172 (61.87%) Citrix
5 147 (52.88%) DHCP
6 144 (51.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 136 (48.92%) Security Cleared
8 130 (46.76%) ITIL
9 127 (45.68%) DNS
9 127 (45.68%) Windows Server
10 117 (42.09%) SC Cleared
10 117 (42.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 106 (38.13%) AppSense
11 106 (38.13%) XenApp
12 97 (34.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (34.17%) HP
14 87 (31.29%) XenDesktop
15 85 (30.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 82 (29.50%) Degree
17 79 (28.42%) Computer Science
18 78 (28.06%) XenServer
19 73 (26.26%) SCCM
19 73 (26.26%) SQL Server
20 64 (23.02%) SQL
21 63 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
22 59 (21.22%) IIS
22 59 (21.22%) Software Delivery
23 54 (19.42%) Service Delivery
24 53 (19.06%) MS Excel
24 53 (19.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 59 (21.22%) IIS
2 37 (13.31%) MS Exchange
3 32 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (11.51%) Skype for Business
4 31 (11.15%) Apache
5 21 (7.55%) IBM Notes
6 16 (5.76%) OpenStack
7 9 (3.24%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.88%) iPlanet
8 8 (2.88%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.44%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.36%) CICS
12 1 (0.36%) Jetty
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 53 (19.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.08%) MS Project
3 3 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.08%) IaaS
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.08%) Office 365
2 3 (1.08%) PaaS
2 3 (1.08%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 147 (52.88%) DHCP
2 127 (45.68%) DNS
3 39 (14.03%) Firewall
4 28 (10.07%) SAN
5 23 (8.27%) TCP/IP
6 16 (5.76%) 3G
6 16 (5.76%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (5.40%) SMS
8 11 (3.96%) LDAP
8 11 (3.96%) NetScaler
9 8 (2.88%) BIG-IP
9 8 (2.88%) VPN
9 8 (2.88%) WAN
10 7 (2.52%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.16%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.44%) FTP
12 4 (1.44%) SSL
13 3 (1.08%) HTTP
13 3 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.76%) MySQL
3 13 (4.68%) RDBMS
3 13 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.24%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.80%) DB2
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.36%) Redis
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (12.95%) MSI
2 8 (2.88%) StarTeam
3 7 (2.52%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.36%) NMock
5 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.36%) WiX
General
1 11 (3.96%) Manufacturing
2 2 (0.72%) Advertising
3 1 (0.36%) Banking
3 1 (0.36%) Finance
3 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (21.58%) Support Engineer
2 28 (10.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 24 (8.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 22 (7.91%) Desktop Engineer
5 19 (6.83%) Desktop Support
6 16 (5.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 15 (5.40%) Wintel Support
8 14 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.04%) Wintel Engineer
9 13 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (4.68%) Server Engineer
10 12 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.32%) Analyst
10 12 (4.32%) Security Engineer
11 11 (3.96%) Technical Leader
12 10 (3.60%) Server Support
13 9 (3.24%) Windows Engineer
14 8 (2.88%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (2.88%) Mobility Engineer
15 7 (2.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.91%) Middleware
2 8 (2.88%) J2EE
2 8 (2.88%) JSP
3 7 (2.52%) LAMP
4 5 (1.80%) Web Services
5 3 (1.08%) .NET
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.72%) XML
7 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.36%) CSS
7 1 (0.36%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) HTML5
7 1 (0.36%) jQuery
7 1 (0.36%) Node.js
7 1 (0.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 79 (28.42%) Computer Science
2 42 (15.11%) Clustering
3 36 (12.95%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.12%) Data Centre
5 16 (5.76%) Fat Client
5 16 (5.76%) Thin Client
6 14 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (3.60%) Replication
8 9 (3.24%) CMDB
8 9 (3.24%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.52%) CESG
10 5 (1.80%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.72%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.72%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.72%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.72%) PKI
12 1 (0.36%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 223 (80.22%) Windows
2 127 (45.68%) Windows Server
3 97 (34.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 85 (30.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (16.19%) Linux
6 35 (12.59%) Windows 7
7 33 (11.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (10.79%) Unix
9 25 (8.99%) Solaris
10 12 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.60%) AIX
12 8 (2.88%) CentOS
13 7 (2.52%) Android
13 7 (2.52%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.52%) Windows Phone
13 7 (2.52%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.80%) HPUX
15 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
15 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (46.76%) ITIL
2 59 (21.22%) Software Delivery
3 54 (19.42%) Service Delivery
4 38 (13.67%) Project Management
5 29 (10.43%) Business Continuity
5 29 (10.43%) Configuration Management
6 27 (9.71%) ITIL V3
7 26 (9.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 23 (8.27%) Application Packaging
8 23 (8.27%) Problem Management
9 22 (7.91%) High Availability
10 21 (7.55%) Incident Management
11 18 (6.47%) Change Control
11 18 (6.47%) Migration
12 17 (6.12%) Escalation Management
13 16 (5.76%) Server Building
14 15 (5.40%) Change Management
14 15 (5.40%) Knowledge Management
14 15 (5.40%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.04%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 64 (23.02%) SQL
2 51 (18.35%) PowerShell
3 26 (9.35%) T-SQL
4 25 (8.99%) VBScript
5 17 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 16 (5.76%) VB
7 14 (5.04%) Perl
8 11 (3.96%) Java
9 8 (2.88%) C-shell
9 8 (2.88%) Korn
10 7 (2.52%) Python
11 5 (1.80%) Ruby
12 4 (1.44%) PHP
12 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.72%) C#
13 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 136 (48.92%) Security Cleared
2 117 (42.09%) SC Cleared
3 82 (29.50%) Degree
4 63 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (18.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 23 (8.27%) MCSE
7 9 (3.24%) MCSA
8 8 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.72%) CCNA
10 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.72%) MCITP
11 1 (0.36%) CCNP
11 1 (0.36%) CISSP
11 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.36%) MCDST
11 1 (0.36%) MCP
11 1 (0.36%) MCTS
11 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (17.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 22 (7.91%) SLA
3 8 (2.88%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.80%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 194 (69.78%) Active Directory
2 144 (51.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (42.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 106 (38.13%) XenApp
5 87 (31.29%) XenDesktop
6 78 (28.06%) XenServer
7 51 (18.35%) Hyper-V
8 35 (12.59%) vSphere
9 21 (7.55%) Terminal Services
10 15 (5.40%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (4.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (2.88%) Samba
13 7 (2.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (1.80%) KVM
15 4 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
17 2 (0.72%) Brightmail
17 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
17 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
17 2 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (26.26%) SCCM
2 53 (19.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 38 (13.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 34 (12.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 33 (11.87%) XenMobile
6 30 (10.79%) EdgeSight
6 30 (10.79%) SafeCom
7 25 (8.99%) OpenView
8 21 (7.55%) Perfmon
9 15 (5.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (5.04%) HP SIM
11 11 (3.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (3.24%) NetBackup
12 9 (3.24%) Puppet
13 8 (2.88%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (1.80%) AirWatch
14 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (1.80%) SCOM
14 5 (1.80%) SCVMM
15 4 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 184 (66.19%) Microsoft
2 172 (61.87%) Citrix
3 106 (38.13%) AppSense
4 95 (34.17%) HP
5 52 (18.71%) ThinPrint
6 49 (17.63%) Oracle
7 30 (10.79%) SAP
8 25 (8.99%) Red Hat
9 23 (8.27%) Symantec
10 21 (7.55%) Lotus
11 18 (6.47%) Intel Security
12 16 (5.76%) Cisco
13 14 (5.04%) Lumension
14 9 (3.24%) Siemens
14 9 (3.24%) Veritas
15 8 (2.88%) BEA
15 8 (2.88%) F5
15 8 (2.88%) NetApp
15 8 (2.88%) Sun
16 7 (2.52%) Apple
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