The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 55 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.60% 2.36% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 5.78% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £248 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.31% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £118 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+495.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.21%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
341 294 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.93% 40.83% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 140 197
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £174 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.35 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.02% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.00 £24.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Glasgow region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Glasgow region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Citrix
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
5 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
8 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (23.26%) Linux
10 10 (23.26%) MCSE
10 10 (23.26%) Finance
11 9 (20.93%) SCCM
11 9 (20.93%) SQL
11 9 (20.93%) SAN
11 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
12 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
12 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
12 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
12 8 (18.60%) MCITP
13 7 (16.28%) VMware ESX
13 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
13 7 (16.28%) AIX
13 7 (16.28%) Veritas
14 6 (13.95%) HP
14 6 (13.95%) Symantec
14 6 (13.95%) McAfee
14 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
14 6 (13.95%) SQL Server

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Lync
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) IPsec
2 2 (4.65%) DHCP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) WinRunner
1 4 (9.30%) TestDirector
1 4 (9.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Wintel Engineer
1 7 (16.28%) Consultant
1 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (6.98%) Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX Support
4 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Tools Developer
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Designer
5 1 (2.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) PDA
3 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.26%) Linux
5 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
6 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
6 7 (16.28%) AIX
7 5 (11.63%) UNIX
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (4.65%) Solaris
11 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
2 5 (11.63%) Change Management
2 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
3 4 (9.30%) Fault Management
3 4 (9.30%) Server Building
3 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.33%) Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) Korn
3 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (23.26%) MCSE
5 8 (18.60%) MCITP
6 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (9.30%) MCTS
7 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
7 4 (9.30%) MCSA
8 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
9 1 (2.33%) MCP
9 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.33%) CCNA
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (16.28%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.30%) VMware Server
5 4 (9.30%) vSphere
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.30%) Netcool
3 4 (9.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (9.30%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.98%) WSUS
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.33%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Citrix
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.28%) Veritas
4 6 (13.95%) HP
4 6 (13.95%) Symantec
4 6 (13.95%) McAfee
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle
5 5 (11.63%) Dell
5 5 (11.63%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) CommVault
7 3 (6.98%) NetApp
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco
9 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.33%) Lumension
9 1 (2.33%) IBM
9 1 (2.33%) Altiris
9 1 (2.33%) AppSense