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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 11 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 13.92% 11.49% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 22.00% 17.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 2
Average daily rate
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£355 £340 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -16.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £274 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -20.00%
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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
50 100 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 63.29% 67.57% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 89 19
Average daily rate £360 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £379 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) HP
6 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 8 (44.44%) Clustering
8 7 (38.89%) Change Management
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (38.89%) MCSA
9 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
10 5 (27.78%) Migration
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (27.78%) DNS
10 5 (27.78%) SAN
10 5 (27.78%) MCSE
10 5 (27.78%) ITIL
10 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
11 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
11 4 (22.22%) MCTS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.11%) Lync
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) IPv4
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) WinRunner
1 4 (22.22%) TestDirector
1 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 4 (22.22%) MSI
2 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
2 2 (11.11%) AdminStudio
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) DBA
1 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSD
1 2 (11.11%) WinForms
1 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
1 2 (11.11%) WPF
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) PDA
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
1 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 4 (22.22%) REXX
2 4 (22.22%) Tcl
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) MCSA
4 5 (27.78%) MCSE
5 4 (22.22%) MCTS
5 4 (22.22%) MCITP
5 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Netcool
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (16.67%) WMI
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Veritas
4 4 (22.22%) McAfee
5 3 (16.67%) AppSense
6 2 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (11.11%) CA