The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

VMware
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 14 49
Rank change year-on-year -26 +35  
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 221 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.97% 13.82% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 5.74% 23.31% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 143 15
Median daily rate £215 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.21% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £216 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £409 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +4.89% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year -40.35% +25.27%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 296 948 330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 51.66% 59.29% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 607 176
Median daily rate £330 £285 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -3.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 72 33
Median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.00 £31.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the North East

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in the North East

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in the North East

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in the North East

VMware
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Tyne and Wear -22 11 £275 -1.78% 4
Durham -11 4 - - 2
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 16 (45.71%) Citrix
6 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco
8 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
9 10 (28.57%) SCCM
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
10 9 (25.71%) DHCP
10 9 (25.71%) HP
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
11 8 (22.86%) DNS
11 8 (22.86%) Migration
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle
12 7 (20.00%) F5
12 7 (20.00%) XenApp
12 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
13 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
13 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
13 6 (17.14%) TIBCO
13 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (17.14%) WebLogic

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) JBoss
5 1 (2.86%) Jetty
5 1 (2.86%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DHCP
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) SAN
4 3 (8.57%) 3G
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.86%) FTP
6 1 (2.86%) HTTP
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) BODI
1 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 5 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Linux
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (17.14%) HPUX
6 6 (17.14%) Solaris
6 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.86%) AIX
10 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
3 4 (11.43%) Project Governance
3 4 (11.43%) Time Management
3 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) ITSM
6 1 (2.86%) Server Building
6 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) CCDP
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE Security
5 1 (2.86%) CCIP
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) CCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.00%) XenApp
4 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (8.57%) XenServer
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) Xen
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.86%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) SafeCom
4 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Citrix
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) HP
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
5 7 (20.00%) F5
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle
6 6 (17.14%) TIBCO
7 5 (14.29%) AppSense
8 4 (11.43%) ThinPrint
9 3 (8.57%) Google
10 2 (5.71%) NetApp
11 1 (2.86%) Apple
11 1 (2.86%) Aruba
11 1 (2.86%) Capita
11 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.86%) CommVault
11 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.86%) IBM
11 1 (2.86%) Juniper
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