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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 14 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 70 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 19.72% 10.00% 10.67%
As % of the Vendors category 29.54% 15.69% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 6 8
Median daily rate £321 £388 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.16% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £334 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £438 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
237 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 66.76% 63.75% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 36 34
Median daily rate £330 £343 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £262 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 88 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 81 (81.82%) Windows
3 74 (74.75%) Active Directory
4 71 (71.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 63 (63.64%) Citrix
6 62 (62.63%) Security Cleared
7 57 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (56.57%) SQL
9 55 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (54.55%) Hyper-V
11 53 (53.54%) MCSA
12 48 (48.48%) PowerShell
12 48 (48.48%) SC Cleared
13 47 (47.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 41 (41.41%) Change Management
15 39 (39.39%) Clustering
15 39 (39.39%) MCSE
16 38 (38.38%) Windows Server
17 36 (36.36%) Test Scripting
18 35 (35.35%) SQL Server
18 35 (35.35%) TestDirector
19 34 (34.34%) HP UFT
19 34 (34.34%) Veritas
19 34 (34.34%) WinRunner
19 34 (34.34%) Windows XP
19 34 (34.34%) Software Testing
19 34 (34.34%) MCTS
19 34 (34.34%) Test Automation
19 34 (34.34%) Windows 7
19 34 (34.34%) HP Quality Center

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 28 (28.28%) OpenStack
2 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.04%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (4.04%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (4.04%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.02%) Apache
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
2 3 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.28%) DNS
2 23 (23.23%) DHCP
3 16 (16.16%) SAN
4 10 (10.10%) NetScaler
5 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.05%) SNMP
6 5 (5.05%) SSL
6 5 (5.05%) WAN
7 2 (2.02%) SMTP
7 2 (2.02%) VPN
8 1 (1.01%) Firewall
8 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.01%) LDAP
8 1 (1.01%) NAS
8 1 (1.01%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (35.35%) TestDirector
2 34 (34.34%) HP UFT
2 34 (34.34%) WinRunner
3 9 (9.09%) MSI
4 6 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.01%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Analyst
1 23 (23.23%) Test Analyst
2 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Tester
7 4 (4.04%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Tester
8 3 (3.03%) Development Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Engineering Specialist
8 3 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Tools Developer
9 2 (2.02%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) WinForms
1 8 (8.08%) WPF
1 8 (8.08%) XML
1 8 (8.08%) XSD
2 6 (6.06%) .NET
3 4 (4.04%) CSS
3 4 (4.04%) HTML
4 1 (1.01%) LAMP
4 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (39.39%) Clustering
2 30 (30.30%) PDA
3 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (13.13%) Data Centre
5 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.04%) Replication
8 3 (3.03%) PKI
8 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.02%) CESG
10 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 55 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (47.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (38.38%) Windows Server
5 34 (34.34%) Windows 7
5 34 (34.34%) Windows XP
6 32 (32.32%) AIX
7 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.03%) Linux
9 2 (2.02%) Android
9 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.01%) Solaris
10 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.41%) Change Management
2 36 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 34 (34.34%) Software Testing
3 34 (34.34%) Test Automation
4 20 (20.20%) ITIL
5 16 (16.16%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.09%) Application Packaging
7 8 (8.08%) Analytics
7 8 (8.08%) Conflict Management
7 8 (8.08%) Performance Testing
7 8 (8.08%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.07%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.06%) OO
9 6 (6.06%) Project Management
9 6 (6.06%) Web Development
10 5 (5.05%) Migration
11 4 (4.04%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.04%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 56 (56.57%) SQL
2 48 (48.48%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.12%) VBScript
4 8 (8.08%) C#
5 6 (6.06%) C
5 6 (6.06%) C++
5 6 (6.06%) COBOL
5 6 (6.06%) Java
5 6 (6.06%) PL/1
5 6 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.01%) C-shell
7 1 (1.01%) Korn
7 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (71.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (62.63%) Security Cleared
3 53 (53.54%) MCSA
4 48 (48.48%) SC Cleared
5 39 (39.39%) MCSE
6 34 (34.34%) MCTS
7 32 (32.32%) MCITP
8 29 (29.29%) ISTQB
9 17 (17.17%) Degree
10 14 (14.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
12 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 74 (74.75%) Active Directory
2 57 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 33 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 15 (15.15%) vSphere
6 9 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (9.09%) XenApp
6 9 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.01%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.01%) Samba
8 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.01%) UAG
8 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (34.34%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (32.32%) McAfee ePO
2 32 (32.32%) Netcool
3 10 (10.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (8.08%) SCCM
6 3 (3.03%) SCOM
6 3 (3.03%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.02%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.02%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (2.02%) OpenView
7 2 (2.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.02%) WSUS
8 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.01%) Perfmon
8 1 (1.01%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 88 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 63 (63.64%) Citrix
3 34 (34.34%) Veritas
4 33 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 27 (27.27%) HP
6 17 (17.17%) AppSense
7 10 (10.10%) Oracle
8 9 (9.09%) Altiris
9 3 (3.03%) CA
9 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.02%) Apple
10 2 (2.02%) arcserve
10 2 (2.02%) Lumension
10 2 (2.02%) Symantec
11 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.01%) Brocade
11 1 (1.01%) Lotus
11 1 (1.01%) Opsware