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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 42 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.06% 2.18% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 7.35% 4.60% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £360 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £21.75 £23.63
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.93%
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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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
381 413 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.64% 47.31% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 177 139
Average daily rate £350 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (26.19%) UNIX
6 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 10 (23.81%) vSphere
7 9 (21.43%) Citrix
7 9 (21.43%) AIX
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) HP
8 7 (16.67%) EMC
8 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (16.67%) SCCM
9 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (14.29%) SAN
9 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
10 5 (11.90%) Perl
10 5 (11.90%) Oracle
10 5 (11.90%) Veritas
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
11 4 (9.52%) Service Management
11 4 (9.52%) Korn
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Subversion
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Hudson
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Bower
2 1 (2.38%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.38%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.38%) MSI
2 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (9.52%) Analyst
1 4 (9.52%) Consultant
1 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
1 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (7.14%) Project Engineer
2 3 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX Support
3 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (4.76%) jQuery
1 2 (4.76%) Sass
1 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) Flask
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) CLARiiON
1 3 (7.14%) Celerra
1 3 (7.14%) EqualLogic
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) IVR
3 1 (2.38%) PDA
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) UNIX
4 9 (21.43%) AIX
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
8 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
9 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Migration
2 4 (9.52%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 3 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.76%) WFM
4 2 (4.76%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Server Building
4 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) Perl
3 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.52%) Korn
3 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) C
5 2 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) MCSA
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) vSphere
3 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 7 (16.67%) HP
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) EMC
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle
5 5 (11.90%) Veritas
6 4 (9.52%) Symantec
7 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (4.76%) IBM
8 2 (4.76%) Genesys
8 2 (4.76%) McAfee
8 2 (4.76%) Verint
9 1 (2.38%) Speakerbus
9 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.38%) CommVault
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp