The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 42 59 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.34% 2.11% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 7.57% 4.35% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Average daily rate £375 £326 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +35.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £243 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £408 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.13 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% -8.33%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
304 437 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.12% 48.56% 41.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 224 157
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £241 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.13 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% -43.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.53 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
VMware
Scotland

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
6 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (40.48%) SC Cleared
8 13 (30.95%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 12 (28.57%) Citrix
9 12 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (26.19%) Replication
10 11 (26.19%) DHCP
11 10 (23.81%) HP
11 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 10 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (21.43%) Altiris
12 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (19.05%) SCCM
13 8 (19.05%) MS Office
14 7 (16.67%) Linux
14 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
15 6 (14.29%) vSphere
15 6 (14.29%) UNIX
15 6 (14.29%) SQL
15 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 6 (14.29%) Finance
16 5 (11.90%) Oracle
16 5 (11.90%) C#
16 5 (11.90%) XML

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) DHCP
3 5 (11.90%) SAN
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.76%) NAS
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.38%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) Star Schema
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JUnit
1 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
1 4 (9.52%) Maven
1 4 (9.52%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (9.52%) RSpec
1 4 (9.52%) JBehave
1 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 4 (9.52%) WATIR
1 4 (9.52%) Selenium
1 4 (9.52%) Gradle
1 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
2 2 (4.76%) Hudson
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) Consultant
1 5 (11.90%) Server Engineer
1 5 (11.90%) Build Engineer
1 5 (11.90%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Architect
2 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Test Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Replication
2 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (16.67%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) UNIX
6 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.14%) AIX
7 3 (7.14%) Solaris
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) Scrum
1 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (9.52%) TDD
1 4 (9.52%) Data Management
1 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
1 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
1 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
1 4 (9.52%) ATDD
1 4 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
1 4 (9.52%) Inmon Methodology
1 4 (9.52%) User Stories
1 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (4.76%) Project Management
3 2 (4.76%) Change Control
3 2 (4.76%) Data Transformation
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL
4 1 (2.38%) Change Management
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Groovy
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.29%) vSphere
4 5 (11.90%) XenApp
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (19.05%) SCCM
4 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (9.52%) Puppet
4 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.52%) WSUS
5 2 (4.76%) Nagios
6 1 (2.38%) Netcool
6 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Citrix
3 10 (23.81%) HP
4 9 (21.43%) Altiris
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco
6 4 (9.52%) CA
7 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.14%) IBM
8 2 (4.76%) Dell
9 1 (2.38%) EMC
9 1 (2.38%) BMC
9 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) Wyse
9 1 (2.38%) AppSense
9 1 (2.38%) Veritas
9 1 (2.38%) F5
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