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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 54 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.09% 2.87% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.83% 6.49% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Average daily rate
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£316 £286 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.48% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.50 £13.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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
290 154 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 43.28% 44.25% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 63 101
Average daily rate £347 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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
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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 September 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 -32 8 £350 +19.45% 8
Durham -3 4 £270 +8.00% 1
Northumberland - - - -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 28 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (56.52%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 19 (41.30%) Oracle
5 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
5 17 (36.96%) Linux
6 15 (32.61%) SQL
6 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
7 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
7 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
8 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
9 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (26.09%) Citrix
9 12 (26.09%) DHCP
9 12 (26.09%) DNS
9 12 (26.09%) Firewall
10 11 (23.91%) Clustering
10 11 (23.91%) UNIX
10 11 (23.91%) SAN
11 10 (21.74%) Veritas
11 10 (21.74%) HP
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.74%) Service Management
11 10 (21.74%) WebSphere
12 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (17.39%) IBM
13 8 (17.39%) ITIL
13 8 (17.39%) AIX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.87%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) DHCP
1 12 (26.09%) DNS
1 12 (26.09%) Firewall
2 11 (23.91%) SAN
3 7 (15.22%) LAN
3 7 (15.22%) WAN
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.35%) OLAP
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.17%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) UNIX Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Server Support
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
6 3 (6.52%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Middleware
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Fat Client
2 5 (10.87%) Thin Client
2 5 (10.87%) Open Source
3 4 (8.70%) Replication
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Celerra
6 1 (2.17%) Informatics
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.17%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Linux
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (23.91%) UNIX
6 8 (17.39%) AIX
6 8 (17.39%) Solaris
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.70%) HPUX
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Service Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) ETL
4 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.70%) Coaching
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) Change Control
8 2 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) Balanced Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) MCDBA
5 4 (8.70%) MCT
6 3 (6.52%) MCSE
7 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.70%) KVM
4 4 (8.70%) RHEV
4 4 (8.70%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.35%) OpenView
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) Veritas
4 10 (21.74%) HP
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.39%) IBM
6 7 (15.22%) Informatica
7 5 (10.87%) Cisco
8 3 (6.52%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (4.35%) Lotus
9 2 (4.35%) Apple
9 2 (4.35%) SAP
10 1 (2.17%) CA
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