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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.94% 16.43% 40.00%
As % of the Vendors category 18.03% 22.55% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 8
Average daily rate
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£330 £340 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £252 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £378 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £21.75 £23.63
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.93%
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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
61 102 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 71.76% 72.86% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 96 14
Average daily rate £330 £336 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £257 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (72.22%) PowerShell
4 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) HP
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 8 (44.44%) Citrix
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (38.89%) Change Management
7 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 6 (33.33%) Clustering
8 6 (33.33%) MSI
9 5 (27.78%) Migration
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (27.78%) SAN
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) MCSA
9 5 (27.78%) VBScript
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL
10 4 (22.22%) XML
10 4 (22.22%) XSD
10 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 4 (22.22%) C#

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (33.33%) MSI
2 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
2 2 (11.11%) AdminStudio
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) WinRunner
2 2 (11.11%) TestDirector
2 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
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
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Tools Developer
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%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) XSD
1 4 (22.22%) WinForms
1 4 (22.22%) WPF
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (11.11%) PDA
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) AIX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) PowerShell
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) VBScript
4 4 (22.22%) REXX
4 4 (22.22%) Tcl
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (27.78%) MCSA
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (11.11%) MCTS
6 2 (11.11%) MCITP
6 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) WMI
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) AppSense
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) CA
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee