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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 55 50 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware 32 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.30% 2.89% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 7.94% 9.38% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £280 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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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
403 384 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.91% 30.84% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 194 106
Average daily rate £340 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £252 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £18.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £32.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 39 (62.90%) Windows
2 33 (53.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.26%) SAN
5 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
6 15 (24.19%) Oracle
7 14 (22.58%) Linux
8 13 (20.97%) ITIL
8 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (20.97%) Migration
8 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
8 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
9 12 (19.35%) vSphere
10 11 (17.74%) HP
10 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.13%) MS Office
11 10 (16.13%) SQL
11 10 (16.13%) LAN
11 10 (16.13%) Firewall
12 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
12 9 (14.52%) Cisco
12 9 (14.52%) WAN
12 9 (14.52%) DNS
12 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (12.90%) DHCP
13 8 (12.90%) EMC
13 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
13 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) JBoss
3 4 (6.45%) Lync
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) SAN
2 10 (16.13%) LAN
2 10 (16.13%) Firewall
3 9 (14.52%) WAN
3 9 (14.52%) DNS
4 8 (12.90%) DHCP
5 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.06%) LDAP
6 5 (8.06%) VoIP
6 5 (8.06%) Internet
6 5 (8.06%) NAS
7 3 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.23%) Network Security
8 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.23%) VLAN
8 2 (3.23%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.23%) VPN
8 2 (3.23%) WLAN
8 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Network Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Data Centre Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Data Network Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
1 3 (4.84%) Middleware
1 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
1 3 (4.84%) Java EE
2 2 (3.23%) OAuth
2 2 (3.23%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.45%) Handset
3 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) CESG
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Windows
2 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.58%) Linux
4 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.06%) UNIX
6 5 (8.06%) Solaris
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.84%) Android
7 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.23%) AIX
8 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
1 13 (20.97%) Migration
2 8 (12.90%) Change Management
3 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
3 6 (9.68%) Service Management
4 5 (8.06%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) SOA
6 3 (4.84%) Server Building
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.84%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.84%) Release Management
6 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) MCP
2 3 (4.84%) HND
3 2 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) OCP
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) DICOM
System Software
1 33 (53.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (19.35%) vSphere
4 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.45%) NFS
7 2 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.23%) vCloud
7 2 (3.23%) Samba
8 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.61%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 7 (11.29%) SCCM
3 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.84%) Puppet
5 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.61%) WSUS
5 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle
3 11 (17.74%) HP
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco
5 8 (12.90%) EMC
5 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.06%) Citrix
7 4 (6.45%) Veeam
7 4 (6.45%) Symantec
8 3 (4.84%) CommVault
9 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.23%) Brocade
9 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 2 (3.23%) Sun
9 2 (3.23%) Nortel
10 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.61%) McAfee
10 1 (1.61%) F5
10 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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