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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 38 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.23% 10.30% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 13.37% 16.52% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 0
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£370 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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
187 230 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.63% 62.33% 55.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 148 30
Average daily rate £353 £248 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.67% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £196 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 12
Average hourly rate £11.25 £14.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £27.95 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 20 £370 +51.02% 5
Sunderland - - - -
Blaydon - - - -
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 32 (65.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (53.06%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
3 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
4 22 (44.90%) ITIL
5 21 (42.86%) HP
6 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.61%) DV Cleared
9 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
10 11 (22.45%) UNIX
10 11 (22.45%) Cisco
10 11 (22.45%) SAN
11 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
11 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
12 9 (18.37%) Python
12 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
12 9 (18.37%) Solaris
12 9 (18.37%) vSphere
12 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
13 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
13 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
13 8 (16.33%) Ruby
13 8 (16.33%) Knowledge Management
13 8 (16.33%) Puppet
13 8 (16.33%) Vagrant
13 8 (16.33%) Docker
13 8 (16.33%) EMC

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.24%) Apache
4 5 (10.20%) IIS
4 5 (10.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) SAN
2 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Wintel Support
3 3 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Architect
3 3 (6.12%) Consultant
3 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (4.08%) Report Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Server Support
4 2 (4.08%) Administrator
4 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.08%) Problem Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Incident Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) UNIX
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (18.37%) Solaris
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (16.33%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Service Management
6 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps
10 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.04%) CRM
10 1 (2.04%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) Python
1 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
2 8 (16.33%) Ruby
3 7 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) DV Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.37%) vSphere
4 8 (16.33%) Docker
5 5 (10.20%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 8 (16.33%) Vagrant
3 7 (14.29%) HP SIM
4 5 (10.20%) OpenView
5 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) HP
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 8 (16.33%) EMC
5 7 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle
6 5 (10.20%) Lotus
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
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