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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 53 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 42 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.38% 2.99% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 8.08% 10.46% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 20
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.65% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.81 £21.07 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+31.97% +10.90%
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
520 459 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.87% 28.56% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 218 224
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 12
Median hourly rate £29.16 £12.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.09% -41.19%
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 57 (57.58%) Windows
2 55 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (39.39%) Linux
4 36 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
5 35 (35.35%) Active Directory
6 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
7 32 (32.32%) Citrix
7 32 (32.32%) SQL
8 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 25 (25.25%) Jenkins
10 25 (25.25%) Python
11 24 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (23.23%) ITIL
13 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 22 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (21.21%) MongoDB
14 21 (21.21%) XenApp
14 21 (21.21%) VBScript
14 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
14 21 (21.21%) Finance
15 20 (20.20%) Java
15 20 (20.20%) SCCM
16 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
16 19 (19.19%) VMware ESX
17 18 (18.18%) Scrum
17 18 (18.18%) Hudson
17 18 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
18 17 (17.17%) vRealize

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 9 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.08%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.05%) GeoServer
5 4 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.04%) JBoss
6 2 (2.02%) Confluence
6 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.02%) Bluemix
3 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.01%) Office 365
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) NetScaler
2 10 (10.10%) SAN
3 9 (9.09%) DHCP
3 9 (9.09%) DNS
4 6 (6.06%) Firewall
5 4 (4.04%) LAN
5 4 (4.04%) LDAP
5 4 (4.04%) NAS
5 4 (4.04%) WAN
6 3 (3.03%) Internet
6 3 (3.03%) Skype
6 3 (3.03%) SSL
7 2 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.02%) HTTP
7 2 (2.02%) VPN
7 2 (2.02%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.01%) Network Security
8 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.21%) MongoDB
1 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.16%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.06%) GIS
4 5 (5.05%) QGIS
5 3 (3.03%) Informix
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.02%) DB2
6 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 18 (18.18%) Hudson
4 16 (16.16%) Subversion
5 10 (10.10%) Bower
6 5 (5.05%) DBeaver
7 3 (3.03%) Gradle
8 2 (2.02%) Ant
8 2 (2.02%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.02%) Fiddler
8 2 (2.02%) Grunt
8 2 (2.02%) gulp
8 2 (2.02%) JIRA
8 2 (2.02%) Maven
8 2 (2.02%) Selenium
8 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (16.16%) Automation Engineer
2 15 (15.15%) Developer
3 13 (13.13%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Build Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Server Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.07%) VMware Support Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Administrator
10 6 (6.06%) Build Automation Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) Consultant
11 5 (5.05%) GIS Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) HTML
2 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
2 13 (13.13%) CSS
2 13 (13.13%) jQuery
2 13 (13.13%) Node.js
2 13 (13.13%) Sass
3 11 (11.11%) Flask
4 10 (10.10%) Java EE
4 10 (10.10%) REST
5 6 (6.06%) J2EE
5 6 (6.06%) RESTful
6 5 (5.05%) OpenLayers
6 5 (5.05%) PostGIS
7 2 (2.02%) JDBC
7 2 (2.02%) JSP
7 2 (2.02%) Middleware
7 2 (2.02%) Servlets
7 2 (2.02%) SOAP
7 2 (2.02%) XML
8 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Clustering
2 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.08%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.07%) EMC VNX
6 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.04%) Credit Risk
6 4 (4.04%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.02%) CMDB
7 2 (2.02%) Photography
7 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) BYOD
8 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Informatics
8 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
8 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (57.58%) Windows
2 39 (39.39%) Linux
3 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 24 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (12.12%) Unix
8 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (7.07%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.07%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.03%) Solaris
11 2 (2.02%) AIX
11 2 (2.02%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) ITIL
3 18 (18.18%) Scrum
4 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
4 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.14%) DevOps
6 13 (13.13%) Kanban
7 11 (11.11%) BDD
7 11 (11.11%) Build Automation
7 11 (11.11%) TDD
8 10 (10.10%) Application Packaging
9 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.09%) Migration
10 8 (8.08%) Front End Development
10 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.06%) API Development
11 6 (6.06%) API Integration
11 6 (6.06%) OOD
11 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
2 32 (32.32%) SQL
3 25 (25.25%) Python
4 21 (21.21%) VBScript
5 20 (20.20%) Java
6 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.13%) CoffeeScript
8 12 (12.12%) Perl
8 12 (12.12%) PL/SQL
9 11 (11.11%) C#
10 9 (9.09%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.02%) C
11 2 (2.02%) Ruby
12 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) VCAP
1 7 (7.07%) VCP6
1 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) APMP
3 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.01%) CCNP
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.01%) PMP
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (35.35%) Active Directory
3 21 (21.21%) XenApp
4 19 (19.19%) VMware ESX
5 17 (17.17%) XenDesktop
6 10 (10.10%) vSphere
7 7 (7.07%) Docker
8 5 (5.05%) GeoWebCache
9 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (3.03%) vCloud
11 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.02%) NFS
11 2 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (2.02%) VirtualBox
11 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (20.20%) SCCM
2 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 17 (17.17%) vRealize
3 15 (15.15%) WSUS
4 9 (9.09%) SCOM
5 7 (7.07%) Ansible
5 7 (7.07%) Puppet
6 4 (4.04%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (4.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.03%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.02%) CA Wily
8 2 (2.02%) Hyperic
8 2 (2.02%) logstash
8 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.02%) rkt
8 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (2.02%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.32%) Citrix
3 15 (15.15%) Cisco
4 12 (12.12%) NetApp
5 11 (11.11%) EMC
6 10 (10.10%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.08%) ServiceNow
8 5 (5.05%) Brocade
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle
8 5 (5.05%) Symantec
9 4 (4.04%) AppSense
10 3 (3.03%) Sun
11 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.02%) Google
11 2 (2.02%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.02%) Splunk
11 2 (2.02%) Veeam
12 1 (1.01%) F5
12 1 (1.01%) Lumension