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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 16 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.75% 9.89% 14.75%
As % of the Vendors category 14.58% 15.52% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Average daily rate
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£420 £280 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £378 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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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
48 58 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 60.00% 63.74% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 42
Average daily rate £347 £324 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% -21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £378 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (79.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (64.71%) VMware ESX
3 21 (61.76%) SQL
4 20 (58.82%) SC Cleared
4 20 (58.82%) Security Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) Citrix
6 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 16 (47.06%) Windows
8 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (35.29%) Clustering
9 12 (35.29%) Veritas
9 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
10 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
11 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
11 10 (29.41%) MCITP
11 10 (29.41%) MCSA
11 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
11 10 (29.41%) Change Management
12 9 (26.47%) Netcool
12 9 (26.47%) WinRunner
12 9 (26.47%) TestDirector
12 9 (26.47%) QuickTest Pro
12 9 (26.47%) AIX
12 9 (26.47%) MCSE
12 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
12 9 (26.47%) PDA
12 9 (26.47%) Software Testing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) Lync
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) IPsec
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) WinRunner
1 9 (26.47%) TestDirector
1 9 (26.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) MSI
2 2 (5.88%) InstallShield
2 2 (5.88%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Test Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Tester
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Clustering
2 9 (26.47%) PDA
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 9 (26.47%) AIX
5 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
1 10 (29.41%) Change Management
2 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
2 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
2 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) VB
3 2 (5.88%) REXX
3 2 (5.88%) Tcl
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 20 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (29.41%) MCITP
3 10 (29.41%) MCSA
4 9 (26.47%) MCSE
4 9 (26.47%) MCTS
5 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
System Software
1 27 (79.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (64.71%) VMware ESX
3 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
5 8 (23.53%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Netcool
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (26.47%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 2 (5.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Citrix
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Veritas
4 9 (26.47%) McAfee
5 5 (14.71%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco
7 3 (8.82%) EMC
8 2 (5.88%) CA
8 2 (5.88%) Altiris
8 2 (5.88%) Symantec
8 2 (5.88%) F5