The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 17 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 10.53% 14.12% 11.41%
As % of the Vendors category 19.58% 23.53% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 17
Median daily rate £300 £349 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
VMware
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 51 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 53.76% 60.00% 67.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 33 89
Median daily rate £300 £355 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £451 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
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 Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Erskine region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Erskine region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 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 Erskine region with a requirement for VMware.

1 85 (90.43%) Microsoft
2 73 (77.66%) Windows
3 66 (70.21%) Active Directory
4 63 (67.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (61.70%) Citrix
6 56 (59.57%) Security Cleared
7 51 (54.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (48.94%) SQL
9 44 (46.81%) PowerShell
10 43 (45.74%) SC Cleared
10 43 (45.74%) MCSA
11 42 (44.68%) Hyper-V
12 40 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
14 34 (36.17%) Windows Server
15 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
16 31 (32.98%) HP
16 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
16 31 (32.98%) Clustering
17 28 (29.79%) MCSE
18 26 (27.66%) DNS
19 24 (25.53%) ITIL
19 24 (25.53%) OpenStack
20 23 (24.47%) DHCP
20 23 (24.47%) Change Management
21 22 (23.40%) WinRunner
21 22 (23.40%) HP UFT
21 22 (23.40%) Test Automation
22 21 (22.34%) Windows 7
22 21 (22.34%) HP Quality Center

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 24 (25.53%) OpenStack
2 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.19%) Apache
7 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.06%) IIS
9 1 (1.06%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
2 3 (3.19%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.66%) DNS
2 23 (24.47%) DHCP
3 16 (17.02%) SAN
4 13 (13.83%) NetScaler
4 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.70%) SNMP
5 11 (11.70%) SSL
6 5 (5.32%) SMTP
6 5 (5.32%) VPN
7 3 (3.19%) WAN
8 2 (2.13%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.13%) LDAP
9 1 (1.06%) Firewall
9 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.51%) MySQL
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) HP UFT
1 22 (23.40%) WinRunner
2 21 (22.34%) TestDirector
3 4 (4.26%) MSI
4 2 (2.13%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.13%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (17.02%) Analyst
1 16 (17.02%) Test Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) Mobility Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Administrator
5 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.32%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Build Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (3.19%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 2 (2.13%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) WinForms
1 3 (3.19%) WPF
1 3 (3.19%) XML
1 3 (3.19%) XSD
2 2 (2.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) LAMP
3 1 (1.06%) CSS
3 1 (1.06%) HTML
3 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.98%) Clustering
2 18 (19.15%) PDA
3 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (14.89%) Data Centre
5 13 (13.83%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.38%) PKI
7 5 (5.32%) CESG
7 5 (5.32%) Private Cloud
8 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
8 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (4.26%) Replication
9 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
11 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 40 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (36.17%) Windows Server
4 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (22.34%) Windows 7
5 21 (22.34%) Windows XP
6 19 (20.21%) AIX
7 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.51%) Linux
9 6 (6.38%) Android
9 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.38%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.13%) Solaris
10 2 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) ITIL
2 23 (24.47%) Change Management
3 22 (23.40%) Test Automation
4 21 (22.34%) Software Testing
5 20 (21.28%) Test Scripting
6 17 (18.09%) Smoke Testing
6 17 (18.09%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.64%) Application Packaging
8 9 (9.57%) Virtual Environments
9 8 (8.51%) Analytics
10 7 (7.45%) High Availability
10 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.38%) Database Mirroring
11 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.32%) Conflict Management
12 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.26%) Server Building
14 3 (3.19%) Performance Testing
15 2 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.94%) SQL
2 44 (46.81%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.57%) VBScript
4 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.19%) C#
6 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.13%) C
6 2 (2.13%) C++
6 2 (2.13%) COBOL
6 2 (2.13%) C-shell
6 2 (2.13%) Java
6 2 (2.13%) Korn
6 2 (2.13%) Perl
6 2 (2.13%) PL/1
6 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (67.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (59.57%) Security Cleared
3 43 (45.74%) MCSA
3 43 (45.74%) SC Cleared
4 28 (29.79%) MCSE
5 21 (22.34%) MCTS
6 19 (20.21%) ISTQB
6 19 (20.21%) MCITP
7 15 (15.96%) Degree
8 11 (11.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.19%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 66 (70.21%) Active Directory
2 51 (54.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (44.68%) Hyper-V
4 20 (21.28%) VMware ESX
5 11 (11.70%) vSphere
6 10 (10.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (10.64%) XenApp
6 10 (10.64%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.32%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.13%) Samba
9 1 (1.06%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.06%) UAG
9 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (22.34%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (20.21%) McAfee ePO
2 19 (20.21%) Netcool
3 17 (18.09%) SCCM
4 16 (17.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (15.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (6.38%) SCOM
7 6 (6.38%) SCVMM
8 5 (5.32%) AirWatch
8 5 (5.32%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (5.32%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (5.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (5.32%) WSUS
9 2 (2.13%) OpenView
9 2 (2.13%) XenMobile
10 1 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
10 1 (1.06%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 85 (90.43%) Microsoft
2 58 (61.70%) Citrix
3 31 (32.98%) HP
4 21 (22.34%) AppSense
4 21 (22.34%) Veritas
5 20 (21.28%) Intel Security
6 15 (15.96%) Altiris
7 11 (11.70%) Oracle
8 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.38%) Apple
9 6 (6.38%) CA
9 6 (6.38%) Symantec
10 5 (5.32%) arcserve
10 5 (5.32%) Lumension
11 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.26%) Brocade
11 4 (4.26%) Samsung
12 1 (1.06%) IronPort
12 1 (1.06%) Lotus
12 1 (1.06%) Xerox