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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 39 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware 43 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.13% 2.00% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 11.17% 5.82% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £276 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.89% +67.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.63% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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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
385 395 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.98% 34.41% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 201 126
Average daily rate £385 £376 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £10.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.70% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.60 £14.02 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 (52.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (32.43%) Linux
3 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
4 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
4 23 (31.08%) SAN
5 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
5 21 (28.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (27.03%) Migration
7 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
8 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (21.62%) JBoss
9 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
10 15 (20.27%) Firewall
11 13 (17.57%) Finance
11 13 (17.57%) SQL
11 13 (17.57%) NAS
11 13 (17.57%) SCCM
12 12 (16.22%) Oracle
12 12 (16.22%) LAN
13 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (14.86%) WAN
13 11 (14.86%) Replication
13 11 (14.86%) Clustering
13 11 (14.86%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
14 10 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.62%) JBoss
2 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.16%) Apache
4 8 (10.81%) IIS
5 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.70%) Lync
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Office
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Heroku
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) SAN
2 15 (20.27%) Firewall
3 13 (17.57%) NAS
4 12 (16.22%) LAN
5 11 (14.86%) WAN
6 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
6 10 (13.51%) DNS
7 9 (12.16%) DHCP
8 6 (8.11%) LDAP
8 6 (8.11%) Internet
9 5 (6.76%) VoIP
10 3 (4.05%) BIG-IP
11 2 (2.70%) VLAN
11 2 (2.70%) Network Security
11 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Informix
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Ant
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (22.97%) Administrator
2 10 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Build Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Server Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Middleware
2 2 (2.70%) OAuth
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Replication
1 11 (14.86%) Clustering
2 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.41%) iPad
4 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.35%) CESG
5 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Linux
3 21 (28.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.81%) UNIX
8 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
9 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.35%) AIX
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Migration
2 10 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.11%) Supplier Management
4 6 (8.11%) ITIL
5 4 (5.41%) Data Security
5 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.05%) Project Management
6 3 (4.05%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.70%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.70%) SOA
7 2 (2.70%) BCP
7 2 (2.70%) Coaching
7 2 (2.70%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (2.70%) SABSA
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
2 13 (17.57%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) C
3 2 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.35%) VB
4 1 (1.35%) MUMPS
4 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) RHCE
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) MCP
3 3 (4.05%) MCSE
3 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) MCTS
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.35%) QA
1 1 (1.35%) DICOM
System Software
1 39 (52.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.86%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.70%) NFS
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) SCOM
2 7 (9.46%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.35%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.35%) Puppet
4 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) StatsD
4 1 (1.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
3 12 (16.22%) Oracle
4 9 (12.16%) EMC
5 8 (10.81%) HP
5 8 (10.81%) Citrix
6 6 (8.11%) Symantec
7 5 (6.76%) Nortel
7 5 (6.76%) NetApp
8 4 (5.41%) Apple
8 4 (5.41%) Cisco
8 4 (5.41%) IBM
8 4 (5.41%) F5
8 4 (5.41%) Veeam
9 3 (4.05%) Altiris
9 3 (4.05%) LANDesk
9 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.05%) Veritas
10 2 (2.70%) Sun
10 2 (2.70%) Intel
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