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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 40 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 58 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.83% 2.59% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 9.95% 8.39% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 27
Median daily rate £450 £240 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £115 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £354 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
VMware
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
583 453 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.51% 30.82% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 235 192
Median daily rate £420 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -28.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMware.

1 62 (68.13%) Windows
2 51 (56.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
3 37 (40.66%) Windows Server
4 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 32 (35.16%) Citrix
5 32 (35.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (32.97%) PowerShell
8 27 (29.67%) SCCM
8 27 (29.67%) Linux
9 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (24.18%) ITIL
11 21 (23.08%) Finance
12 20 (21.98%) SQL
12 20 (21.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
14 18 (19.78%) SCOM
14 18 (19.78%) XenApp
15 17 (18.68%) Python
15 17 (18.68%) Disclosure Scotland
16 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
16 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (16.48%) Banking
17 15 (16.48%) DNS
17 15 (16.48%) DHCP
17 15 (16.48%) Skype for Business
17 15 (16.48%) DevOps
18 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
18 14 (15.38%) Cisco

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 15 (16.48%) Skype for Business
2 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.49%) Node.js
5 4 (4.40%) Confluence
5 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.20%) Apache
7 2 (2.20%) IIS
7 2 (2.20%) JBoss
7 2 (2.20%) nginx
7 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.10%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) DHCP
1 15 (16.48%) DNS
2 11 (12.09%) SAN
3 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.89%) Firewall
4 9 (9.89%) LDAP
4 9 (9.89%) NetScaler
5 6 (6.59%) LAN
5 6 (6.59%) WAN
6 4 (4.40%) HTTP
7 3 (3.30%) Internet
7 3 (3.30%) OSPF
7 3 (3.30%) Skype
7 3 (3.30%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (3.30%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.20%) FTP
8 2 (2.20%) IPsec
8 2 (2.20%) NAS
8 2 (2.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.49%) Informix
5 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.20%) DB2
6 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.89%) Hudson
4 8 (8.79%) Subversion
5 4 (4.40%) JIRA
6 3 (3.30%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.30%) Bower
6 3 (3.30%) Fiddler
6 3 (3.30%) Maven
7 2 (2.20%) Ant
7 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.20%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.20%) Gradle
7 2 (2.20%) Grunt
7 2 (2.20%) gulp
7 2 (2.20%) Selenium
7 2 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 15 (16.48%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Law
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (10.99%) Consultant
1 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Build Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Developer
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Build Automation Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Administrator
7 4 (4.40%) IT Support
7 4 (4.40%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
2 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.49%) CSS
3 5 (5.49%) Flask
3 5 (5.49%) jQuery
3 5 (5.49%) Sass
4 4 (4.40%) REST
4 4 (4.40%) RESTful
4 4 (4.40%) Servlets
5 3 (3.30%) Java EE
5 3 (3.30%) Middleware
6 2 (2.20%) .NET
6 2 (2.20%) JDBC
6 2 (2.20%) JSP
6 2 (2.20%) LAMP
6 2 (2.20%) SOAP
6 2 (2.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Clustering
2 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.79%) Private Cloud
4 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.49%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.30%) CMDB
7 2 (2.20%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.20%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.10%) BYOD
8 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.10%) Informatics
8 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Windows
2 37 (40.66%) Windows Server
3 32 (35.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (29.67%) Linux
5 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (21.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
8 11 (12.09%) Unix
9 8 (8.79%) Windows 10
10 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (5.49%) Solaris
12 2 (2.20%) AIX
12 2 (2.20%) Android
12 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.10%) CentOS
13 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.18%) ITIL
3 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (16.48%) DevOps
5 14 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.89%) Kanban
6 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.59%) Application Packaging
9 6 (6.59%) Build Automation
9 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.59%) Server Building
9 6 (6.59%) Service Management
10 5 (5.49%) Front End Development
10 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.49%) Migration
10 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.40%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) PowerShell
2 20 (21.98%) SQL
3 17 (18.68%) Python
4 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.19%) VBScript
5 9 (9.89%) Java
6 8 (8.79%) C#
6 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.59%) Perl
8 5 (5.49%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.20%) C
9 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.20%) CCNA
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.10%) APMP
3 1 (1.10%) CCNP
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) HNC
3 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.10%) MCTS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.10%) PMP
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.40%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (56.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
3 18 (19.78%) XenApp
4 14 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 13 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 9 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.40%) Docker
8 4 (4.40%) vSphere
9 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
10 2 (2.20%) Xen
11 1 (1.10%) Ceph
11 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (29.67%) SCCM
2 18 (19.78%) SCOM
3 10 (10.99%) WSUS
4 9 (9.89%) Puppet
4 9 (9.89%) vRealize
5 5 (5.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.40%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (3.30%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.20%) Ansible
8 2 (2.20%) CA Wily
8 2 (2.20%) logstash
8 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (2.20%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 32 (35.16%) Citrix
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco
4 13 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.89%) Oracle
6 7 (7.69%) AppSense
6 7 (7.69%) Symantec
7 6 (6.59%) ServiceNow
8 5 (5.49%) EMC
8 5 (5.49%) IBM
8 5 (5.49%) Sun
9 4 (4.40%) Atlassian
9 4 (4.40%) Veeam
10 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.30%) HP
10 3 (3.30%) NetApp
10 3 (3.30%) SAP
11 2 (2.20%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.20%) Splunk
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