The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 52 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 31 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.47% 2.63% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 6.51% 8.20% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £361 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.86 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-20.60% +15.85%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
476 317 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.96% 32.09% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 118 132
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.29 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £23.10 £30.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
VMware
Scotland

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 2014, 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 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 51 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (41.67%) SAN
4 26 (36.11%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (33.33%) Linux
6 23 (31.94%) UNIX
7 19 (26.39%) Red Hat
7 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (25.00%) vSphere
9 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.22%) EMC
11 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 15 (20.83%) Cisco
11 15 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
12 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (19.44%) HP
13 12 (16.67%) Finance
13 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
14 10 (13.89%) SCCM
14 10 (13.89%) CLARiiON
14 10 (13.89%) SUSE
14 10 (13.89%) Banking
14 10 (13.89%) Tivoli
14 10 (13.89%) Windows XP
15 9 (12.50%) AIX
15 9 (12.50%) Dell

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.67%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) DHCP
2 7 (9.72%) DNS
3 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.17%) Network Security
5 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.78%) DAB
5 2 (2.78%) LAN
5 2 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (1.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.39%) WLAN
6 1 (1.39%) HTTP
6 1 (1.39%) Firewall
6 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MSI
1 4 (5.56%) InstallShield
1 4 (5.56%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.39%) ProC
2 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Administrator
2 9 (12.50%) Architect
2 9 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
3 6 (8.33%) Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Storage Administrator
4 5 (6.94%) Storage Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Applications Packager
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) IBM Storage Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) AIX Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 2 (2.78%) Virtualisation Project Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) EDI
2 1 (1.39%) XML
2 1 (1.39%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) CLARiiON
2 4 (5.56%) Replication
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Linux
3 23 (31.94%) UNIX
4 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (13.89%) SUSE
8 10 (13.89%) Windows XP
9 9 (12.50%) AIX
10 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 3 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (11.11%) ITIL
3 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 4 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 3 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.78%) Security Management
6 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.39%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.39%) Analytics
7 1 (1.39%) User Stories
7 1 (1.39%) CRM
7 1 (1.39%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.39%) ERP
7 1 (1.39%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.33%) Perl
3 5 (6.94%) SQL
4 4 (5.56%) VBScript
4 4 (5.56%) VB
4 4 (5.56%) C-shell
4 4 (5.56%) Korn
5 2 (2.78%) C
6 1 (1.39%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) MCSE
3 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCSA
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) COBIT
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (36.11%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (25.00%) vSphere
4 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
5 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.78%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.39%) RHEV
9 1 (1.39%) Xen
9 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.39%) XenApp
9 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (13.89%) Tivoli
2 10 (13.89%) SCCM
3 5 (6.94%) SCOM
3 5 (6.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.56%) WSUS
4 4 (5.56%) nmon
5 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.17%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.78%) ZENworks
7 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.39%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Red Hat
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) EMC
3 15 (20.83%) Cisco
4 14 (19.44%) HP
5 9 (12.50%) Dell
5 9 (12.50%) IBM
6 8 (11.11%) Symantec
7 6 (8.33%) NetApp
8 5 (6.94%) Citrix
8 5 (6.94%) CommVault
9 4 (5.56%) JBoss
9 4 (5.56%) Dell KACE
10 2 (2.78%) Vizioncore
10 2 (2.78%) Novell
10 2 (2.78%) McAfee
11 1 (1.39%) Brocade
11 1 (1.39%) Veritas
11 1 (1.39%) Lotus
11 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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