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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 35 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 39 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.62% 2.18% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 11.75% 6.15% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 15
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
332 520 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.34% 35.49% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 255 201
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £550 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +86.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £39.25 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.25 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 49 (64.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
3 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.53%) Citrix
5 25 (32.89%) Cisco
6 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (28.95%) DNS
8 21 (27.63%) DHCP
8 21 (27.63%) VMware ESX
8 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (26.32%) XenApp
9 20 (26.32%) Windows 7
10 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
10 17 (22.37%) Linux
11 16 (21.05%) Finance
11 16 (21.05%) XenDesktop
11 16 (21.05%) DevOps
12 15 (19.74%) vSphere
12 15 (19.74%) Hyper-V
13 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (18.42%) SCCM
13 14 (18.42%) Windows Server
13 14 (18.42%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
14 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (15.79%) Windows 10
15 12 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (14.47%) VXLAN

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 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.26%) PaaS
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.95%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.95%) DNS
2 21 (27.63%) DHCP
3 11 (14.47%) VXLAN
4 8 (10.53%) Firewall
4 8 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 7 (9.21%) Internet
5 7 (9.21%) LAN
5 7 (9.21%) WAN
6 6 (7.89%) SAN
6 6 (7.89%) VLAN
7 5 (6.58%) Wireless
8 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.26%) VPN
9 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (3.95%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (2.63%) BGP
10 2 (2.63%) OSPF
10 2 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.32%) LDAP
11 1 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.63%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Law
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (13.16%) Architect
1 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (9.21%) Analyst
2 7 (9.21%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (7.89%) Administrator
3 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (5.26%) Consultant
5 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.95%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (1.32%) J2EE
2 1 (1.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 7 (9.21%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.58%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.58%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.26%) PKI
5 3 (3.95%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.63%) Clustering
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Licensing
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 17 (22.37%) Linux
6 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (18.42%) Windows Server
7 12 (15.79%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.26%) Unix
9 2 (2.63%) Solaris
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.05%) DevOps
3 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (11.84%) ITIL
4 8 (10.53%) Migration
5 7 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.89%) Scrum
7 5 (6.58%) Change Control
8 4 (5.26%) Application Discovery
8 4 (5.26%) Kanban
8 4 (5.26%) Project Management
8 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 3 (3.95%) Information Security
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.95%) People Management
9 3 (3.95%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.84%) SQL
3 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) R
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.26%) CCNP
3 4 (5.26%) VCP6
4 3 (3.95%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) MCP
4 3 (3.95%) VCAP
5 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 49 (64.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
3 21 (27.63%) VMware ESX
4 20 (26.32%) XenApp
5 16 (21.05%) XenDesktop
6 15 (19.74%) Hyper-V
6 15 (19.74%) vSphere
7 14 (18.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (3.95%) SRDF
9 3 (3.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (3.95%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (3.95%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (3.95%) XenServer
10 2 (2.63%) Docker
10 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) SCCM
2 11 (14.47%) SCOM
3 10 (13.16%) vRealize
4 8 (10.53%) Ansible
5 4 (5.26%) Puppet
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.63%) SnapMirror
7 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (35.53%) Citrix
3 25 (32.89%) Cisco
4 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.53%) EMC
6 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.89%) NetApp
7 5 (6.58%) Dell
7 5 (6.58%) HP
8 3 (3.95%) IBM
8 3 (3.95%) Juniper
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 3 (3.95%) Veritas
9 2 (2.63%) CA
9 2 (2.63%) CommVault
9 2 (2.63%) Symantec
9 2 (2.63%) Varonis
10 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.32%) Remedy
10 1 (1.32%) Sophos
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