The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 16 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.08% - 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.42% 65.63% 60.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Median daily rate £300 £490 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +42.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £60 £395 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Aberdeen region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Server Building
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Handset

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Server Building
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco