The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 41 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 56 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.32% 2.19% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 11.13% 6.37% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £153 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £410 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.80%
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
503 408 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.82% 34.40% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 220 130
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £164 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Average hourly rate £32.43 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.20% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 58 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (58.62%) Windows
3 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
4 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 28 (32.18%) ITIL
6 25 (28.74%) Cisco
6 25 (28.74%) vSphere
7 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (26.44%) SAN
9 18 (20.69%) Finance
10 17 (19.54%) Linux
11 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
11 15 (17.24%) SCCM
12 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (16.09%) Change Management
13 13 (14.94%) Firewall
13 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
13 13 (14.94%) HP
13 13 (14.94%) Oracle
14 12 (13.79%) DNS
14 12 (13.79%) EMC
15 11 (12.64%) MS Office
15 11 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
16 10 (11.49%) Test Strategy
16 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (11.49%) VMware ESX
17 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
17 9 (10.34%) Perl
17 9 (10.34%) SQL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (10.34%) JBoss
1 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.60%) Lync
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.30%) Node.js
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Office
2 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) SAN
2 13 (14.94%) Firewall
3 12 (13.79%) DNS
4 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.20%) DHCP
6 5 (5.75%) LAN
6 5 (5.75%) WAN
7 4 (4.60%) VPN
8 3 (3.45%) VoIP
8 3 (3.45%) WLAN
8 3 (3.45%) Network Security
8 3 (3.45%) NAS
8 3 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.30%) Internet
10 1 (1.15%) Wireless
10 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.15%) VLAN
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Hudson
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Bower
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Administrator
2 13 (14.94%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (12.64%) Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Test Manager
4 10 (11.49%) Consultant
5 9 (10.34%) Architect
6 8 (9.20%) Senior Manager
7 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.75%) VMWare Administrator
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 4 (4.60%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Test Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.75%) .NET
3 3 (3.45%) Web Services
3 3 (3.45%) Middleware
3 3 (3.45%) Java EE
3 3 (3.45%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.30%) jQuery
4 2 (2.30%) OAuth
4 2 (2.30%) CSS
4 2 (2.30%) HTML
4 2 (2.30%) Sass
5 1 (1.15%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.15%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.60%) Handset
5 3 (3.45%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) iPhone
7 1 (1.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.15%) CESG
7 1 (1.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 51 (58.62%) Windows
2 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (19.54%) Linux
4 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.75%) Android
8 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.60%) UNIX
10 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.15%) AIX
11 1 (1.15%) Solaris
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Change Management
3 10 (11.49%) Test Strategy
4 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.20%) Performance Testing
5 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 6 (6.90%) Migration
5 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.90%) Service Management
5 6 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 5 (5.75%) Open Source
6 5 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.75%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.60%) Validation
7 4 (4.60%) Release Management
7 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) Perl
1 9 (10.34%) SQL
1 9 (10.34%) Python
2 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.60%) Java
5 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.30%) VBScript
6 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.15%) C++
6 1 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.60%) HND
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) MCSA
5 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) DICOM
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 25 (28.74%) vSphere
4 10 (11.49%) VMware ESX
5 9 (10.34%) vCloud
6 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.60%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.45%) XenApp
9 1 (1.15%) Firmware
9 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (17.24%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Satellite
2 8 (9.20%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.60%) WSUS
3 4 (4.60%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.74%) Cisco
3 13 (14.94%) Oracle
3 13 (14.94%) HP
3 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
4 12 (13.79%) EMC
5 6 (6.90%) Brocade
6 5 (5.75%) Veeam
7 4 (4.60%) Citrix
7 4 (4.60%) Dell
7 4 (4.60%) CommVault
8 3 (3.45%) Veritas
8 3 (3.45%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.30%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.30%) Symantec
9 2 (2.30%) BMC
10 1 (1.15%) Sun
10 1 (1.15%) McAfee
10 1 (1.15%) Wyse
10 1 (1.15%) Altiris
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 24 days ago