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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.76% 11.27% 13.10%
As % of the Vendors category 11.31% 15.69% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 18
Median daily rate £280 £330 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £303 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £340 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
168 51 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 68.57% 71.83% 74.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 37 98
Median daily rate £320 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £298 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 77 (89.53%) Microsoft
2 60 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 59 (68.60%) Windows
4 54 (62.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (61.63%) Citrix
6 49 (56.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (53.49%) Security Cleared
8 43 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 41 (47.67%) SQL Server
10 36 (41.86%) SC Cleared
11 35 (40.70%) SQL
12 32 (37.21%) MS Excel
12 32 (37.21%) Windows Server
13 31 (36.05%) MCSA
13 31 (36.05%) Hyper-V
14 29 (33.72%) HP
15 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (31.40%) AppSense
16 25 (29.07%) DNS
16 25 (29.07%) OpenStack
17 23 (26.74%) DHCP
17 23 (26.74%) ITIL
18 20 (23.26%) Clustering
18 20 (23.26%) PowerCLI
19 19 (22.09%) Data Centre
20 18 (20.93%) SCCM
21 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2003
21 17 (19.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
21 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2012
22 16 (18.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 25 (29.07%) OpenStack
2 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.16%) IIS
7 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) DNS
2 23 (26.74%) DHCP
3 15 (17.44%) SAN
4 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (15.12%) NetScaler
6 12 (13.95%) SNMP
6 12 (13.95%) SSL
7 6 (6.98%) VPN
8 5 (5.81%) SMTP
9 2 (2.33%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.33%) LDAP
9 2 (2.33%) WAN
10 1 (1.16%) Firewall
10 1 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (47.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.47%) MySQL
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) HP UFT
1 10 (11.63%) WinRunner
2 9 (10.47%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.33%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.16%) MSI
Job Titles
1 10 (11.63%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (10.47%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 8 (9.30%) Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Test Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Mobility Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Administrator
6 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.81%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Specialist
8 3 (3.49%) Engineering Specialist
8 3 (3.49%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.49%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 2 (2.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) LAMP
2 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Clustering
2 19 (22.09%) Data Centre
3 15 (17.44%) Computer Science
4 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (9.30%) PDA
6 7 (8.14%) PKI
7 6 (6.98%) Private Cloud
8 5 (5.81%) CESG
8 5 (5.81%) Replication
9 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
9 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.16%) Smartcard
11 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (68.60%) Windows
2 32 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.47%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.47%) Windows XP
6 8 (9.30%) AIX
6 8 (9.30%) Linux
7 7 (8.14%) Android
7 7 (8.14%) Apple iOS
7 7 (8.14%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.33%) Solaris
8 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) ITIL
2 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
3 14 (16.28%) Application Packaging
4 13 (15.12%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
5 10 (11.63%) Test Scripting
6 9 (10.47%) Change Management
6 9 (10.47%) Software Testing
7 8 (9.30%) Analytics
7 8 (9.30%) Smoke Testing
8 7 (8.14%) High Availability
8 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.98%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.81%) Conflict Management
10 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.65%) Server Building
12 2 (2.33%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.33%) Migration
12 2 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 35 (40.70%) SQL
3 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.98%) VBScript
4 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.33%) C-shell
4 2 (2.33%) Korn
4 2 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (62.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (53.49%) Security Cleared
3 36 (41.86%) SC Cleared
4 31 (36.05%) MCSA
5 16 (18.60%) MCSE
6 15 (17.44%) Degree
7 10 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (10.47%) MCTS
9 8 (9.30%) ISTQB
9 8 (9.30%) MCITP
10 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 60 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 49 (56.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (36.05%) Hyper-V
4 15 (17.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (12.79%) XenApp
5 11 (12.79%) XenDesktop
6 10 (11.63%) vSphere
7 9 (10.47%) VMware ESX
8 5 (5.81%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.33%) Samba
10 1 (1.16%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.16%) UAG
10 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (23.26%) PowerCLI
2 18 (20.93%) SCCM
3 17 (19.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 16 (18.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (10.47%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (9.30%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (9.30%) Netcool
8 6 (6.98%) AirWatch
8 6 (6.98%) SCOM
8 6 (6.98%) SCVMM
9 5 (5.81%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (5.81%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (5.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (5.81%) WSUS
10 2 (2.33%) OpenView
10 2 (2.33%) XenMobile
11 1 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (1.16%) HP SIM
11 1 (1.16%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 77 (89.53%) Microsoft
2 53 (61.63%) Citrix
3 29 (33.72%) HP
4 27 (31.40%) AppSense
5 16 (18.60%) Altiris
6 10 (11.63%) Oracle
7 9 (10.47%) Intel Security
7 9 (10.47%) Veritas
8 7 (8.14%) Apple
8 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
8 7 (8.14%) Symantec
9 6 (6.98%) CA
10 5 (5.81%) arcserve
10 5 (5.81%) Lumension
10 5 (5.81%) Samsung
11 4 (4.65%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.65%) Brocade
12 1 (1.16%) IronPort
12 1 (1.16%) Lotus
12 1 (1.16%) Opsware