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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 10 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 31 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 21.09% 28.70% 17.78%
As % of the Vendors category 31.00% 39.76% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 4
Average daily rate £365 £344 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £379 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
100 83 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 68.03% 72.17% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 55 21
Average daily rate £346 £358 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.30% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 41 (78.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (78.85%) Hyper-V
4 39 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (75.00%) Change Management
5 38 (73.08%) SQL
6 37 (71.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (71.15%) MCSA
7 33 (63.46%) Citrix
8 32 (61.54%) Test Scripting
9 31 (59.62%) Security Cleared
10 30 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (57.69%) TestDirector
11 29 (55.77%) HP UFT
11 29 (55.77%) Veritas
11 29 (55.77%) Netcool
11 29 (55.77%) McAfee
11 29 (55.77%) WinRunner
11 29 (55.77%) VMware ESX
11 29 (55.77%) Clustering
11 29 (55.77%) MCSE
11 29 (55.77%) Windows XP
11 29 (55.77%) AIX
11 29 (55.77%) Test Automation
11 29 (55.77%) Windows 7
11 29 (55.77%) HP Quality Center
11 29 (55.77%) McAfee ePO
11 29 (55.77%) Software Testing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.62%) Lync
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) Live Communications Server
3 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) DNS
2 9 (17.31%) DHCP
3 8 (15.38%) SAN
4 4 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
2 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) TestDirector
2 29 (55.77%) HP UFT
2 29 (55.77%) WinRunner
3 10 (19.23%) MSI
4 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
4 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Analyst
1 21 (40.38%) Test Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Tools Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Tester
9 1 (1.92%) Server Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Test Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) WinForms
1 10 (19.23%) WPF
1 10 (19.23%) XML
1 10 (19.23%) XSD
2 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (55.77%) Clustering
2 27 (51.92%) PDA
3 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (78.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (55.77%) AIX
4 29 (55.77%) Windows 7
4 29 (55.77%) Windows XP
5 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Change Management
2 32 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 29 (55.77%) Software Testing
3 29 (55.77%) Test Automation
4 10 (19.23%) Performance Management
4 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
4 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.38%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
6 7 (13.46%) OO
6 7 (13.46%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.92%) Records Management
9 1 (1.92%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 10 (19.23%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) VBScript
4 7 (13.46%) C
4 7 (13.46%) C++
4 7 (13.46%) COBOL
4 7 (13.46%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) PL/1
4 7 (13.46%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) MCSA
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (59.62%) Security Cleared
3 29 (55.77%) MCITP
3 29 (55.77%) MCSE
3 29 (55.77%) MCTS
4 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
5 23 (44.23%) ISTQB
6 8 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (13.46%) Degree
8 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 42 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 41 (78.85%) Hyper-V
3 30 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (55.77%) VMware ESX
5 7 (13.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (55.77%) HP Quality Center
1 29 (55.77%) McAfee ePO
1 29 (55.77%) Netcool
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (63.46%) Citrix
3 29 (55.77%) McAfee
3 29 (55.77%) Veritas
4 9 (17.31%) HP
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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