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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 49 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.93% 4.26% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 4.50% 8.51% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate
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£341 £286 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £221 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.25% +12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
VMware
North East

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
222 94 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.77% 50.00% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 39 79
Average daily rate £347 £333 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +30.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £170 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £493 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.20 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.74 £11.24 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 8 £341 +19.16% 6
Gateshead -1 2 - -
Prudhoe - - - -
Sunderland - - - - 1
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle
3 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (44.74%) Linux
5 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
5 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
6 14 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 14 (36.84%) Red Hat
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 12 (31.58%) UNIX
9 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
10 10 (26.32%) DHCP
10 10 (26.32%) SAN
10 10 (26.32%) DNS
10 10 (26.32%) Service Management
10 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
11 9 (23.68%) Clustering
11 9 (23.68%) Solaris
11 9 (23.68%) ITIL
11 9 (23.68%) DV Cleared
12 8 (21.05%) AIX
12 8 (21.05%) Veritas
12 8 (21.05%) IBM
13 7 (18.42%) Firewall
13 7 (18.42%) Citrix
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (18.42%) Middleware
13 7 (18.42%) Informatica
13 7 (18.42%) ETL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DHCP
1 10 (26.32%) SAN
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) LAN
2 7 (18.42%) WAN
3 5 (13.16%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (5.26%) OLAP
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.63%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) UNIX Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Server Support
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Middleware
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Clustering
2 5 (13.16%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.16%) Thin Client
2 5 (13.16%) Open Source
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.63%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Celerra
5 1 (2.63%) Informatics
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) CMDB
5 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (31.58%) UNIX
5 9 (23.68%) Solaris
6 8 (21.05%) AIX
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.53%) HPUX
9 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Service Management
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) ETL
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Coaching
6 4 (10.53%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) Balanced Scorecard
8 2 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.26%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) DV Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.53%) MCDBA
5 4 (10.53%) MCT
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.53%) KVM
4 4 (10.53%) RHEV
5 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.26%) OpenView
3 2 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 14 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.05%) Veritas
3 8 (21.05%) IBM
4 7 (18.42%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) Informatica
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco
8 2 (5.26%) Apple
8 2 (5.26%) Lotus
8 2 (5.26%) SAP
9 1 (2.63%) CA
9 1 (2.63%) EMC
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