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 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 29 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 29 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.63% 3.17% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 9.90% 8.89% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 8
Average daily rate £344 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £463
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
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
293 270 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.73% 35.62% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 160 111
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £221 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.83 £15.77 £17.37
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 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 39 (59.09%) Windows
2 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (36.36%) AIX
3 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 21 (31.82%) Citrix
5 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
5 20 (30.30%) Finance
5 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 15 (22.73%) SAN
8 14 (21.21%) Cisco
8 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
9 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (16.67%) Unix
10 11 (16.67%) Python
10 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
11 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
11 10 (15.15%) MCSE
11 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (13.64%) Change Management
12 9 (13.64%) Ruby
12 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
12 9 (13.64%) MCTS
12 9 (13.64%) MCITP
12 9 (13.64%) WinRunner
12 9 (13.64%) TestDirector

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.52%) Lync
4 1 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (1.52%) DHCP
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) Skype
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) HP UFT
1 9 (13.64%) TestDirector
1 9 (13.64%) WinRunner
2 2 (3.03%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Test Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Applications Packager
6 4 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Clustering
2 7 (10.61%) PDA
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (3.03%) Celerra
4 2 (3.03%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.52%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) AIX
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
7 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (16.67%) Unix
8 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (13.64%) Windows XP
10 4 (6.06%) Mac OS
11 3 (4.55%) Solaris
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
2 9 (13.64%) Change Management
2 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
2 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (10.61%) DevOps
4 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
5 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.06%) ITIL
5 4 (6.06%) Open Source
5 4 (6.06%) Project Management
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Project Governance
6 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 3 (4.55%) Service Management
6 3 (4.55%) WFM
6 3 (4.55%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Python
2 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 9 (13.64%) Ruby
4 6 (9.09%) SQL
5 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.06%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) C
6 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.03%) AWK
7 2 (3.03%) C-shell
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) sed
7 2 (3.03%) VBScript
8 1 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) MCSE
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.64%) MCITP
3 9 (13.64%) MCSA
3 9 (13.64%) MCTS
3 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.12%) ISTQB
5 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Degree
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
5 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.03%) vSphere
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Ansible
1 9 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (9.09%) SCCM
4 5 (7.58%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (7.58%) Netcool
5 3 (4.55%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.55%) Legato
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.03%) SCDPM
6 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.52%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) Citrix
3 14 (21.21%) Cisco
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.09%) IBM
5 6 (9.09%) McAfee
5 6 (9.09%) Speakerbus
6 5 (7.58%) Veritas
7 4 (6.06%) Dell
7 4 (6.06%) EMC
7 4 (6.06%) HP
8 3 (4.55%) Genesys
8 3 (4.55%) Veeam
8 3 (4.55%) Verint
9 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.03%) Brocade
9 2 (3.03%) CommVault
9 2 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (3.03%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle
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