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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 44 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.70% 3.74% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 8.21% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £279 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £459 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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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
345 280 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.49% 45.53% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 132 216
Average daily rate £390 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 11
Average hourly rate £22.85 £15.50 £12.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.38% +28.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £17.27 £16.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Citrix
3 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
5 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
6 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
8 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
10 11 (23.91%) Finance
10 11 (23.91%) SQL
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (21.74%) MCSE
11 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
12 9 (19.57%) SCCM
13 8 (17.39%) MCITP
13 8 (17.39%) SAN
13 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
14 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
14 7 (15.22%) Linux
14 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
15 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (13.04%) Migration
15 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
15 6 (13.04%) HP
15 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
15 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.04%) vSphere
16 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (10.87%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.87%) Lync
2 2 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) DHCP
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) IPsec
5 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.17%) Intranet
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) WinRunner
1 4 (8.70%) TestDirector
1 4 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Consultant
2 7 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (15.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.35%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.17%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.17%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) PDA
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.22%) Linux
6 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.70%) AIX
8 3 (6.52%) UNIX
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
1 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Fault Management
4 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.52%) Change Control
5 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.17%) Analytics
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
3 2 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) MCSE
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (17.39%) MCITP
5 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.70%) MCTS
6 4 (8.70%) MCSA
6 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.17%) MCP
8 1 (2.17%) CCNA
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
3 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.04%) vSphere
6 3 (6.52%) XenApp
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.35%) vCloud
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.70%) Netcool
3 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Citrix
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) HP
4 5 (10.87%) Dell
4 5 (10.87%) Symantec
4 5 (10.87%) McAfee
4 5 (10.87%) CommVault
5 4 (8.70%) Veritas
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
6 3 (6.52%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) AppSense
7 1 (2.17%) Altiris
7 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.17%) Lumension
7 1 (2.17%) BMC