The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 58 50 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.01% 3.14% 6.63%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 7.69% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 24
Median daily rate £329 £463 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.91% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £214 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £538 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
340 286 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.51% 40.86% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 198 123
Median daily rate £361 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £568 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £10.57 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.40% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.39 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £19.95 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Tyne and Wear region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Tyne and Wear region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 21 £350 -26.31% 6
Sunderland - 1 £105 -
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware.

1 91 (81.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (69.37%) Windows
3 59 (53.15%) Security Cleared
4 56 (50.45%) Active Directory
4 56 (50.45%) Microsoft
5 53 (47.75%) Windows Server
6 44 (39.64%) DNS
7 43 (38.74%) Linux
8 41 (36.94%) SC Cleared
9 36 (32.43%) DHCP
10 34 (30.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (28.83%) Citrix
11 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (24.32%) ITIL
13 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
13 26 (23.42%) Microsoft App-V
14 25 (22.52%) Clustering
14 25 (22.52%) MS Excel
15 24 (21.62%) IIS
16 23 (20.72%) AppSense
17 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
18 20 (18.02%) XenApp
18 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (18.02%) SCCM
18 20 (18.02%) HP
19 19 (17.12%) SQL
19 19 (17.12%) Hyper-V
20 18 (16.22%) Open Source
20 18 (16.22%) Data Centre
21 17 (15.32%) DevOps

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 24 (21.62%) IIS
2 9 (8.11%) Apache
3 8 (7.21%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.31%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.31%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.31%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.41%) Jetty
5 6 (5.41%) Mongrel
5 6 (5.41%) nginx
6 5 (4.50%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.60%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.70%) SAS
8 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.80%) CMS
9 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.90%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
Applications
1 25 (22.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.51%) IaaS
1 15 (13.51%) PaaS
1 15 (13.51%) SaaS
2 12 (10.81%) HP Helion
3 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.41%) Google App Engine
4 6 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (39.64%) DNS
2 36 (32.43%) DHCP
3 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.31%) HTTP
4 7 (6.31%) SSL
5 6 (5.41%) FTP
5 6 (5.41%) IPsec
6 4 (3.60%) NAS
7 3 (2.70%) 3G
7 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.70%) SAN
7 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.80%) LDAP
8 2 (1.80%) WAN
9 1 (0.90%) Firewall
9 1 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) BODI
2 6 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.70%) MySQL
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.80%) Big Data
5 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.90%) DB2
6 1 (0.90%) EDMS
6 1 (0.90%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.41%) Travis CI
3 4 (3.60%) MSI
3 4 (3.60%) StarTeam
4 3 (2.70%) NMock
4 3 (2.70%) WiX
5 2 (1.80%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (3.60%) Finance
2 1 (0.90%) Games
2 1 (0.90%) German Language
2 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (27.03%) Support Engineer
2 23 (20.72%) Desktop Engineer
3 20 (18.02%) Desktop Support
4 19 (17.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (12.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Architect
9 7 (6.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Project Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Development Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Development Support Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) HPUX Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) J2EE
3 6 (5.41%) Servlets
3 6 (5.41%) Web Services
4 5 (4.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.70%) XML
6 2 (1.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) Clustering
2 18 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.21%) Tandem
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.70%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.80%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.80%) PKI
7 2 (1.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 77 (69.37%) Windows
2 53 (47.75%) Windows Server
3 43 (38.74%) Linux
4 34 (30.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
7 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (14.41%) Unix
9 15 (13.51%) Solaris
10 12 (10.81%) HPUX
11 11 (9.91%) Windows XP
12 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (5.41%) AIX
13 6 (5.41%) Windows 10
13 6 (5.41%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.80%) SUSE
15 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.90%) MVS
16 1 (0.90%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) ITIL
2 18 (16.22%) Open Source
3 17 (15.32%) DevOps
3 17 (15.32%) Migration
4 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.51%) Software Delivery
5 15 (13.51%) TOGAF
6 13 (11.71%) Change Management
6 13 (11.71%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.91%) Problem Management
8 10 (9.01%) Data Management
9 8 (7.21%) Personalization
10 7 (6.31%) CRM
11 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.50%) Change Control
12 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.12%) SQL
2 9 (8.11%) Java
3 8 (7.21%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.31%) C#
5 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.80%) C-shell
6 2 (1.80%) Korn
6 2 (1.80%) Perl
6 2 (1.80%) VBScript
7 1 (0.90%) C
7 1 (0.90%) C++
7 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.90%) Python
7 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (53.15%) Security Cleared
2 41 (36.94%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (12.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (12.61%) MCSA
5 12 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (9.91%) MCSE
7 6 (5.41%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (81.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (50.45%) Active Directory
3 26 (23.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (18.02%) XenApp
5 19 (17.12%) Hyper-V
6 16 (14.41%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (13.51%) vSphere
8 8 (7.21%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (5.41%) Xen
9 6 (5.41%) XenDesktop
9 6 (5.41%) XenServer
10 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.80%) Samba
11 2 (1.80%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.90%) KVM
12 1 (0.90%) NFS
12 1 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (18.02%) SCCM
2 9 (8.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (5.41%) Puppet
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) WSUS
5 2 (1.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.80%) WMI
6 1 (0.90%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.90%) SCSM
6 1 (0.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 56 (50.45%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.83%) Citrix
3 23 (20.72%) AppSense
4 20 (18.02%) HP
5 15 (13.51%) Red Hat
6 13 (11.71%) Cisco
6 13 (11.71%) Oracle
7 8 (7.21%) F5
8 6 (5.41%) Google
8 6 (5.41%) ThinPrint
8 6 (5.41%) TIBCO
9 5 (4.50%) NetApp
10 4 (3.60%) Veritas
11 3 (2.70%) Dell
12 2 (1.80%) Borland
12 2 (1.80%) PlateSpin
12 2 (1.80%) Serena
13 1 (0.90%) Apple
13 1 (0.90%) Brocade
13 1 (0.90%) Convergys