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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 42 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 46 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.58% 5.60% 4.81%
As % of the Vendors category 10.65% 13.92% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 18
Median daily rate £275 £433 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.52% +18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £533 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.35% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.04% +7.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.35% +18.22%

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
432 273 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 52.36% 40.21% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 161 159
Median daily rate £350 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +54.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.11 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £50.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -15 45 £281 -37.50% 5
Sunderland - 1 £105 - 1
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 103 (83.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (69.92%) Windows
3 63 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 63 (51.22%) Active Directory
4 62 (50.41%) Security Cleared
5 61 (49.59%) Windows Server
6 50 (40.65%) Linux
7 49 (39.84%) DNS
8 44 (35.77%) SC Cleared
9 41 (33.33%) DHCP
10 40 (32.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (31.71%) Citrix
12 38 (30.89%) ITIL
13 37 (30.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (25.20%) Microsoft App-V
15 30 (24.39%) IIS
16 28 (22.76%) AppSense
17 27 (21.95%) Clustering
17 27 (21.95%) SQL Server
18 26 (21.14%) HP
19 25 (20.33%) Unix
19 25 (20.33%) XenApp
20 24 (19.51%) MS Excel
21 21 (17.07%) Solaris
21 21 (17.07%) SQL
21 21 (17.07%) Windows 7
21 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
22 20 (16.26%) Hyper-V
22 20 (16.26%) SCCM
22 20 (16.26%) Red Hat

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 30 (24.39%) IIS
2 16 (13.01%) Apache
3 11 (8.94%) OpenStack
4 9 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.50%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
6 7 (5.69%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.88%) Jetty
7 6 (4.88%) Mongrel
7 6 (4.88%) nginx
8 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.25%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.44%) SAS
9 3 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.63%) CMS
10 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 24 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) IaaS
1 15 (12.20%) PaaS
1 15 (12.20%) SaaS
2 12 (9.76%) HP Helion
3 10 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.88%) Google App Engine
5 6 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.63%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.63%) GitHub
6 2 (1.63%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.63%) Linode
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (39.84%) DNS
2 41 (33.33%) DHCP
3 19 (15.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.50%) iSCSI
4 8 (6.50%) SAN
5 7 (5.69%) HTTP
5 7 (5.69%) LDAP
5 7 (5.69%) SSL
5 7 (5.69%) WAN
6 6 (4.88%) FTP
6 6 (4.88%) IPsec
7 4 (3.25%) NAS
8 3 (2.44%) 3G
8 3 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.81%) Firewall
9 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) MySQL
3 6 (4.88%) BODI
3 6 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.63%) Big Data
6 2 (1.63%) DataStage
6 2 (1.63%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.81%) DB2
7 1 (0.81%) EDMS
7 1 (0.81%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) StarTeam
2 7 (5.69%) ClearCase
2 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.88%) Travis CI
4 4 (3.25%) MSI
5 3 (2.44%) NMock
5 3 (2.44%) WiX
6 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.63%) GitLab
6 2 (1.63%) Subversion
6 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.25%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Games
2 1 (0.81%) German Language
2 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Support Engineer
2 24 (19.51%) Desktop Engineer
3 21 (17.07%) Desktop Support
4 20 (16.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (10.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 12 (9.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Architect
10 7 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) HPUX Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Project Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Development Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Development Support Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.94%) .NET
2 9 (7.32%) LAMP
3 7 (5.69%) J2EE
4 6 (4.88%) Servlets
4 6 (4.88%) Web Services
5 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.44%) XML
7 2 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.63%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Clustering
2 19 (15.45%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.50%) Tandem
5 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.44%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.44%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.63%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.63%) PKI
8 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 86 (69.92%) Windows
2 61 (49.59%) Windows Server
3 50 (40.65%) Linux
4 40 (32.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (30.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (20.33%) Unix
7 21 (17.07%) Solaris
7 21 (17.07%) Windows 7
7 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (13.01%) HPUX
9 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (8.94%) Windows XP
11 7 (5.69%) AIX
12 6 (4.88%) Windows 10
12 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.63%) CentOS
14 2 (1.63%) SUSE
14 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.81%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.89%) ITIL
2 19 (15.45%) DevOps
3 18 (14.63%) Configuration Management
3 18 (14.63%) Migration
3 18 (14.63%) Open Source
4 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
5 15 (12.20%) Software Delivery
5 15 (12.20%) TOGAF
6 13 (10.57%) Change Management
7 11 (8.94%) Problem Management
7 11 (8.94%) Unit Testing
8 10 (8.13%) Data Management
9 9 (7.32%) Project Management
10 7 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.69%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.69%) CRM
10 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (4.07%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) Java
3 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.69%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.69%) C#
4 7 (5.69%) C-shell
4 7 (5.69%) Korn
4 7 (5.69%) Perl
5 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.44%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) Jython
7 2 (1.63%) PHP
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.63%) VBScript
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (50.41%) Security Cleared
2 44 (35.77%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (11.38%) MCSA
5 12 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (8.94%) MCSE
7 6 (4.88%) Degree
8 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (83.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (51.22%) Active Directory
3 31 (25.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 25 (20.33%) XenApp
5 20 (16.26%) Hyper-V
6 16 (13.01%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (12.20%) vSphere
8 11 (8.94%) XenDesktop
8 11 (8.94%) XenServer
9 8 (6.50%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (6.50%) Xen
10 7 (5.69%) Samba
11 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.63%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.81%) KVM
13 1 (0.81%) NFS
13 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (16.26%) SCCM
2 9 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (6.50%) Puppet
4 6 (4.88%) XenMobile
5 5 (4.07%) EdgeSight
5 5 (4.07%) SafeCom
6 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (3.25%) WSUS
7 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.63%) Ansible
8 2 (1.63%) Nagios
8 2 (1.63%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.63%) WMI
8 2 (1.63%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.63%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.81%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.81%) SCOM
9 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.81%) SCSM
Vendors
1 63 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.71%) Citrix
3 28 (22.76%) AppSense
4 26 (21.14%) HP
5 20 (16.26%) Red Hat
6 17 (13.82%) Oracle
7 12 (9.76%) Cisco
8 11 (8.94%) ThinPrint
9 8 (6.50%) F5
9 8 (6.50%) Google
10 6 (4.88%) SAP
10 6 (4.88%) TIBCO
11 4 (3.25%) Veritas
12 3 (2.44%) Dell
12 3 (2.44%) NetApp
13 2 (1.63%) Borland
13 2 (1.63%) IBM
13 2 (1.63%) Rackspace
13 2 (1.63%) SaltStack
13 2 (1.63%) Serena