The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Erskine region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.49% 9.52% -
As % of the Vendors category 17.00% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 67.57% 95.24% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 17 15
Average daily rate £335 £413 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.93% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
VMware
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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 29 July 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (68.00%) VMware ESX
5 16 (64.00%) HP
6 15 (60.00%) Citrix
7 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (52.00%) DNS
9 12 (48.00%) DHCP
9 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (44.00%) SAN
11 10 (40.00%) ITIL
11 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (36.00%) AIX
12 9 (36.00%) Middleware
12 9 (36.00%) Service Management
12 9 (36.00%) Fat Client
12 9 (36.00%) Performance Testing
12 9 (36.00%) Thin Client
13 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (32.00%) MCSE
14 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
14 7 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
15 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
15 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
15 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) DHCP
3 11 (44.00%) SAN
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) WinRunner
1 6 (24.00%) TestDirector
1 6 (24.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Consultant
1 6 (24.00%) Build Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (36.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) PDA
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) AIX
4 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Solaris
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) HPUX
7 3 (12.00%) UNIX
7 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Service Management
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) REXX
2 1 (4.00%) Tcl
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) Korn
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) MCSE
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) MCSA
3 6 (24.00%) MCTS
3 6 (24.00%) MCITP
3 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (68.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (12.00%) KVM
5 3 (12.00%) RHEV
6 2 (8.00%) vCloud
7 1 (4.00%) VMware GSX
7 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Netcool
1 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (16.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (12.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) HP
2 15 (60.00%) Citrix
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Veritas
4 6 (24.00%) McAfee
4 6 (24.00%) AppSense
5 3 (12.00%) Altiris
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec