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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 16 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 68 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 15.38% 13.95% 10.16%
As % of the Vendors category 26.56% 22.64% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 13
Median daily rate £315 £355 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +25.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £430 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +16.55%
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
256 53 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 57.92% 61.63% 67.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 31 74
Median daily rate £320 £339 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +4.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £451 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 June 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 89 (90.82%) Microsoft
2 77 (78.57%) Windows
3 74 (75.51%) Active Directory
4 72 (73.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (62.24%) Citrix
5 61 (62.24%) Security Cleared
6 57 (58.16%) SQL
7 55 (56.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 52 (53.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (53.06%) MCSA
9 50 (51.02%) Hyper-V
10 47 (47.96%) SC Cleared
11 46 (46.94%) PowerShell
12 39 (39.80%) SQL Server
13 38 (38.78%) Clustering
14 37 (37.76%) Windows Server 2003
15 35 (35.71%) MCSE
15 35 (35.71%) Windows Server
16 34 (34.69%) MS Excel
17 33 (33.67%) HP
18 31 (31.63%) DNS
19 30 (30.61%) Change Management
19 30 (30.61%) OpenStack
20 29 (29.59%) Test Automation
20 29 (29.59%) WinRunner
20 29 (29.59%) HP UFT
21 28 (28.57%) Veritas
21 28 (28.57%) TestDirector
21 28 (28.57%) Windows XP
21 28 (28.57%) DHCP

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 30 (30.61%) OpenStack
2 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.18%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.06%) Apache
7 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.02%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.02%) IIS
8 1 (1.02%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.63%) DNS
2 28 (28.57%) DHCP
3 22 (22.45%) SAN
4 13 (13.27%) NetScaler
5 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.16%) SNMP
6 8 (8.16%) SSL
7 5 (5.10%) SMTP
8 3 (3.06%) WAN
9 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.04%) LDAP
9 2 (2.04%) VPN
10 1 (1.02%) Firewall
10 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.08%) MySQL
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (29.59%) HP UFT
1 29 (29.59%) WinRunner
2 28 (28.57%) TestDirector
3 4 (4.08%) MSI
4 2 (2.04%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.04%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Analyst
1 19 (19.39%) Test Analyst
2 17 (17.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 17 (17.35%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 15 (15.31%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (5.10%) Administrator
5 5 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.08%) Build Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Tester
6 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Test Manager
6 4 (4.08%) Tester
7 3 (3.06%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.06%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (2.04%) Developer
8 2 (2.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.04%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (2.04%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) WinForms
1 3 (3.06%) WPF
1 3 (3.06%) XML
1 3 (3.06%) XSD
2 2 (2.04%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) LAMP
3 1 (1.02%) CSS
3 1 (1.02%) HTML
3 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.78%) Clustering
2 25 (25.51%) PDA
3 18 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.12%) PKI
7 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.08%) Replication
8 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.06%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.04%) CESG
10 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 77 (78.57%) Windows
2 52 (53.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (37.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 28 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 28 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 26 (26.53%) AIX
7 23 (23.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.14%) Linux
9 2 (2.04%) Android
9 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.04%) Solaris
9 2 (2.04%) Unix
9 2 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Change Management
2 29 (29.59%) Test Automation
3 28 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 26 (26.53%) ITIL
4 26 (26.53%) Test Scripting
5 14 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.20%) Application Packaging
7 9 (9.18%) Conflict Management
7 9 (9.18%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.18%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (8.16%) Analytics
9 7 (7.14%) High Availability
9 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.12%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.08%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.08%) Server Building
12 3 (3.06%) Performance Testing
13 2 (2.04%) Project Management
13 2 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.16%) SQL
2 46 (46.94%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.18%) VBScript
4 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.06%) C#
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.04%) C
6 2 (2.04%) C++
6 2 (2.04%) COBOL
6 2 (2.04%) C-shell
6 2 (2.04%) Java
6 2 (2.04%) Korn
6 2 (2.04%) Perl
6 2 (2.04%) PL/1
6 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 72 (73.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (62.24%) Security Cleared
3 52 (53.06%) MCSA
4 47 (47.96%) SC Cleared
5 35 (35.71%) MCSE
6 28 (28.57%) MCTS
7 26 (26.53%) MCITP
8 25 (25.51%) ISTQB
9 16 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 74 (75.51%) Active Directory
2 55 (56.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (51.02%) Hyper-V
4 27 (27.55%) VMware ESX
5 16 (16.33%) vSphere
6 10 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (9.18%) XenApp
7 9 (9.18%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.04%) Samba
10 1 (1.02%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.02%) UAG
10 1 (1.02%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (26.53%) McAfee ePO
2 26 (26.53%) Netcool
3 14 (14.29%) SCCM
4 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 13 (13.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 12 (12.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (6.12%) SCOM
6 6 (6.12%) SCVMM
7 5 (5.10%) CA Spectrum
7 5 (5.10%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (5.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (5.10%) WSUS
8 2 (2.04%) AirWatch
8 2 (2.04%) OpenView
9 1 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.02%) Perfmon
9 1 (1.02%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 89 (90.82%) Microsoft
2 61 (62.24%) Citrix
3 33 (33.67%) HP
4 28 (28.57%) Veritas
5 27 (27.55%) Intel Security
6 21 (21.43%) AppSense
7 12 (12.24%) Altiris
8 7 (7.14%) Oracle
8 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.12%) CA
10 5 (5.10%) arcserve
10 5 (5.10%) Lumension
10 5 (5.10%) Symantec
11 4 (4.08%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.08%) Brocade
12 2 (2.04%) Apple
12 2 (2.04%) Samsung
13 1 (1.02%) Lotus
13 1 (1.02%) Opsware