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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 14 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware 208 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.78% 2.54% 6.40%
As % of the Vendors category 24.30% 6.32% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 12 26
Median daily rate £280 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £263 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £345 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
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
856 253 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.84% 40.22% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 148 145
Median daily rate £285 £288 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £488 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 28 12
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.95 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +28 206 £280 +1.81% 3
North Tyneside - 1 £338 -
VMware
North East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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.

1 177 (81.94%) Windows
2 159 (73.61%) Active Directory
3 152 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 148 (68.52%) Citrix
5 126 (58.33%) DHCP
6 120 (55.56%) Security Cleared
7 114 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 109 (50.46%) DNS
9 103 (47.69%) SC Cleared
10 102 (47.22%) ITIL
11 101 (46.76%) Microsoft App-V
12 99 (45.83%) Windows Server
13 95 (43.98%) AppSense
13 95 (43.98%) XenApp
14 81 (37.50%) HP
15 80 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
16 77 (35.65%) XenDesktop
17 73 (33.80%) Windows Server 2003
18 72 (33.33%) Degree
19 69 (31.94%) Computer Science
20 68 (31.48%) XenServer
21 61 (28.24%) SCCM
22 57 (26.39%) SQL Server
23 56 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
24 54 (25.00%) SQL
24 54 (25.00%) Software Delivery
25 48 (22.22%) IIS
25 48 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
26 45 (20.83%) ThinPrint
27 44 (20.37%) BPSS Clearance

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 48 (22.22%) IIS
2 34 (15.74%) MS Exchange
3 29 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (13.43%) Skype for Business
4 22 (10.19%) Apache
5 16 (7.41%) IBM Notes
6 13 (6.02%) OpenStack
7 9 (4.17%) WebLogic
8 8 (3.70%) iPlanet
8 8 (3.70%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.85%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.93%) Jetty
12 2 (0.93%) nginx
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.46%) CICS
Applications
1 43 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.70%) MS Office
3 3 (1.39%) MS Project
3 3 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) IaaS
1 3 (1.39%) Office 365
1 3 (1.39%) PaaS
1 3 (1.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.93%) GitHub
2 2 (0.93%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 126 (58.33%) DHCP
2 109 (50.46%) DNS
3 32 (14.81%) Firewall
4 20 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 19 (8.80%) SAN
6 15 (6.94%) 3G
6 15 (6.94%) SMS
6 15 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (5.09%) NetScaler
8 9 (4.17%) LDAP
9 8 (3.70%) BIG-IP
10 6 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (2.78%) WAN
11 5 (2.31%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.31%) SSL
11 5 (2.31%) VPN
12 4 (1.85%) FTP
13 3 (1.39%) HTTP
13 3 (1.39%) SNMP
13 3 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.63%) MySQL
2 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.24%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.31%) DB2
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (13.43%) MSI
2 5 (2.31%) ClearCase
2 5 (2.31%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.93%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (2.31%) Manufacturing
2 2 (0.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.46%) Banking
3 1 (0.46%) Finance
3 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 21 (9.72%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 19 (8.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (8.80%) Desktop Engineer
4 18 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 16 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
6 13 (6.02%) Wintel Support
7 12 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
8 11 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (4.17%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (3.24%) Architect
10 7 (3.24%) Server Support
10 7 (3.24%) Wintel Support Engineer
11 6 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (2.78%) Coordinator
11 6 (2.78%) Incident Coordinator
12 5 (2.31%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.87%) Middleware
2 9 (4.17%) J2EE
3 8 (3.70%) JSP
4 5 (2.31%) LAMP
5 3 (1.39%) Web Services
6 2 (0.93%) .NET
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.93%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 69 (31.94%) Computer Science
2 37 (17.13%) Clustering
3 27 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.94%) Data Centre
4 15 (6.94%) Fat Client
4 15 (6.94%) Thin Client
5 14 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.17%) Replication
7 6 (2.78%) CMDB
8 5 (2.31%) CESG
8 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.93%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.93%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.93%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.93%) PKI
11 1 (0.46%) AS400
11 1 (0.46%) Tandem
11 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 177 (81.94%) Windows
2 99 (45.83%) Windows Server
3 80 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (33.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 29 (13.43%) Linux
7 28 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (10.19%) Unix
9 16 (7.41%) Solaris
10 10 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (4.17%) AIX
12 6 (2.78%) CentOS
12 6 (2.78%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.31%) Android
13 5 (2.31%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.31%) HPUX
13 5 (2.31%) Windows Phone
14 4 (1.85%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.85%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (47.22%) ITIL
2 54 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 35 (16.20%) Service Delivery
4 31 (14.35%) Project Management
5 23 (10.65%) Business Continuity
5 23 (10.65%) ITIL V3
5 23 (10.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 21 (9.72%) Configuration Management
7 19 (8.80%) Problem Management
8 18 (8.33%) Application Packaging
8 18 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 17 (7.87%) High Availability
10 15 (6.94%) Server Building
11 14 (6.48%) Escalation Management
11 14 (6.48%) Software Distribution
12 13 (6.02%) Analytics
13 12 (5.56%) Change Management
13 12 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.09%) Knowledge Management
14 11 (5.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.00%) SQL
2 44 (20.37%) PowerShell
3 24 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 24 (11.11%) VBScript
4 15 (6.94%) VB
5 10 (4.63%) Bash Shell
5 10 (4.63%) Java
6 6 (2.78%) Perl
7 5 (2.31%) C-shell
7 5 (2.31%) Korn
8 4 (1.85%) Python
9 3 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.93%) Ruby
11 1 (0.46%) C++
11 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 120 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 103 (47.69%) SC Cleared
3 72 (33.33%) Degree
4 56 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (20.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 22 (10.19%) MCSE
7 9 (4.17%) MCSA
8 8 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.85%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.93%) CCNA
10 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.46%) CCNP
11 1 (0.46%) CISSP
11 1 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.46%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.46%) MCP
11 1 (0.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (20.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 19 (8.80%) SLA
3 8 (3.70%) JSP 440
4 5 (2.31%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 159 (73.61%) Active Directory
2 114 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (46.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 95 (43.98%) XenApp
5 77 (35.65%) XenDesktop
6 68 (31.48%) XenServer
7 37 (17.13%) Hyper-V
8 29 (13.43%) vSphere
9 16 (7.41%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (3.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (2.31%) KVM
11 5 (2.31%) Samba
12 4 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (1.39%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.93%) Brightmail
14 2 (0.93%) Docker
14 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 61 (28.24%) SCCM
2 48 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 33 (15.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 28 (12.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 25 (11.57%) XenMobile
6 24 (11.11%) EdgeSight
6 24 (11.11%) SafeCom
7 20 (9.26%) OpenView
8 16 (7.41%) Perfmon
9 11 (5.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 10 (4.63%) HP SIM
11 9 (4.17%) NetBackup
12 8 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
12 8 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (2.78%) Puppet
14 4 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
15 3 (1.39%) AirWatch
15 3 (1.39%) Ansible
16 2 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
16 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 152 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 148 (68.52%) Citrix
3 95 (43.98%) AppSense
4 81 (37.50%) HP
5 45 (20.83%) ThinPrint
6 38 (17.59%) Oracle
7 24 (11.11%) SAP
8 19 (8.80%) Symantec
9 18 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 16 (7.41%) Lotus
11 14 (6.48%) Intel Security
12 10 (4.63%) Cisco
12 10 (4.63%) Lumension
13 9 (4.17%) Veritas
14 8 (3.70%) BEA
14 8 (3.70%) F5
14 8 (3.70%) Sun
15 7 (3.24%) Altiris
16 5 (2.31%) Apple
16 5 (2.31%) Siemens