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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.19% 19.08% 15.32%
As % of the Vendors category 11.29% 27.88% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 15
Median daily rate £330 £310 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £341 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
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
124 104 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 72.51% 68.42% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 86 84
Median daily rate £330 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
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 7 December 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 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
4 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
5 20 (58.82%) PowerShell
6 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
7 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
8 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
9 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (44.12%) ITIL
9 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
10 13 (38.24%) SQL
10 13 (38.24%) PowerCLI
11 12 (35.29%) DNS
11 12 (35.29%) Citrix
11 12 (35.29%) vSphere
12 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (29.41%) DHCP
12 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (26.47%) vRealize
13 9 (26.47%) SAN
13 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
14 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
14 7 (20.59%) Oracle
14 7 (20.59%) MCSA
15 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
15 6 (17.65%) MySQL
15 6 (17.65%) AppSense

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 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
2 10 (29.41%) DHCP
3 9 (26.47%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.71%) SNMP
5 5 (14.71%) SSL
6 4 (11.76%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.94%) Firewall
7 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.94%) LDAP
7 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MSI
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 5 (14.71%) Mobility Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) XML
1 2 (5.88%) XSD
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) CESG
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) PDA
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Android
5 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Phone
6 3 (8.82%) Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) AIX
7 2 (5.88%) Solaris
7 2 (5.88%) Unix
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Prototyping
4 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.94%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C-shell
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) Korn
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (20.59%) MCSA
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) vSphere
4 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.94%) Samba
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) PowerCLI
2 9 (26.47%) vRealize
3 5 (14.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (14.71%) SCCM
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (11.76%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.94%) Netcool
5 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.94%) SCSM
5 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle
4 6 (17.65%) AppSense
5 5 (14.71%) Altiris
5 5 (14.71%) Apple
6 4 (11.76%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) Samsung
8 2 (5.88%) F5
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.94%) BEA
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco
9 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.94%) IronPort
9 1 (2.94%) Sun
9 1 (2.94%) ThinPrint
9 1 (2.94%) Veritas
9 1 (2.94%) Xerox