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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 59 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.99% 3.34% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 7.75% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £122 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £419 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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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
413 284 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.30% 43.10% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 147 190
Average daily rate £355 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 September 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 September 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Citrix
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
6 9 (26.47%) SAN
6 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco
8 7 (20.59%) DHCP
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) SCCM
9 6 (17.65%) Change Management
9 6 (17.65%) Wireless
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 5 (14.71%) SQL
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
10 5 (14.71%) EMC
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) VMware Server
11 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
11 4 (11.76%) vSphere
11 4 (11.76%) Validation
11 4 (11.76%) Firewall
11 4 (11.76%) IPsec
11 4 (11.76%) Juniper

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) IPsec
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) H.323
6 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
1 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Server Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Architect
3 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (5.88%) Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
3 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (2.94%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.88%) Replication
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) PDA
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Change Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Validation
3 4 (11.76%) Build Automation
3 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) Coaching
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) VCAP
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Server
4 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.76%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.94%) vCloud
7 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.94%) Netcool
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Citrix
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Apple
5 4 (11.76%) Meru Networks
6 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) Altiris
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) Veritas
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Cognos
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya