The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Tyne and Wear 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 24 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 37 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.98% 4.81% 8.27%
As % of the Vendors category 12.54% 9.35% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 8
Average daily rate £273 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.25 £18.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £18.25 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £18.25 £139.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.13 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% -8.33%
Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 107 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.66% 51.44% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 42 61
Average daily rate £270 £270 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.58 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% +0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.38 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
VMware
North East

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 34 £273 - 7
Sunderland -1 2 - -
Gateshead 0 1 - - 1
Prudhoe - - - - 1
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 40 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (67.27%) Windows
3 35 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 27 (49.09%) SAN
5 24 (43.64%) UNIX
5 24 (43.64%) DV Cleared
6 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
7 21 (38.18%) Solaris
7 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
8 20 (36.36%) Veritas
9 19 (34.55%) ITIL
10 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (29.09%) Cisco
12 15 (27.27%) Oracle
12 15 (27.27%) SQL
13 13 (23.64%) Clustering
14 12 (21.82%) Service Management
15 11 (20.00%) Linux
15 11 (20.00%) HP
15 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.36%) AIX
17 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
17 9 (16.36%) NetBackup
17 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
18 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
18 8 (14.55%) ETL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.73%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) SAN
2 7 (12.73%) LAN
3 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.09%) VPN
4 5 (9.09%) VLAN
4 5 (9.09%) NAS
4 5 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (7.27%) IPsec
6 3 (5.45%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) DNS
7 2 (3.64%) DHCP
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.82%) X.400
8 1 (1.82%) Firewall
8 1 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) OLAP
7 1 (1.82%) MS Access
7 1 (1.82%) DTS
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Military
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (10.91%) DBA
5 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.27%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Clustering
2 5 (9.09%) Replication
3 4 (7.27%) CLARiiON
3 4 (7.27%) PKI
3 4 (7.27%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (5.45%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.45%) Celerra
4 3 (5.45%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.82%) Open Source
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) UNIX
3 21 (38.18%) Solaris
4 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (20.00%) Linux
6 9 (16.36%) AIX
7 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Service Management
3 8 (14.55%) ETL
4 6 (10.91%) Performance Management
4 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (7.27%) Migration
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.64%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.64%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 24 (43.64%) DV Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.55%) MCDBA
4 8 (14.55%) MCT
5 3 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 2 (3.64%) CCA
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) MCITP
7 1 (1.82%) NCDA
7 1 (1.82%) NCIE
7 1 (1.82%) VCAP
7 1 (1.82%) CCEE
7 1 (1.82%) CCIA
System Software
1 40 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.45%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) Xen
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.82%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.82%) vSphere
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (7.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.64%) WSUS
4 2 (3.64%) SCOM
5 1 (1.82%) MOM
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Veritas
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle
4 11 (20.00%) HP
5 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
7 7 (12.73%) IBM
8 6 (10.91%) EMC
8 6 (10.91%) Informatica
9 5 (9.09%) Citrix
9 5 (9.09%) Splunk
10 2 (3.64%) Apple
10 2 (3.64%) SAP
11 1 (1.82%) NetApp
11 1 (1.82%) Symantec
11 1 (1.82%) AppSense
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