The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 18 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.22% 8.70% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 13.73% 14.29% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Average daily rate
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£420 £302 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.18% -29.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £384 £463
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 £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 70 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.58% 60.87% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 47
Average daily rate £348 £324 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% -21.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £258 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £378 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Renfrewshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine 0 7 £420 +39.18%
VMware
Scotland

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 27 (87.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (64.52%) VMware ESX
3 19 (61.29%) SQL
4 17 (54.84%) Citrix
4 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
4 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
5 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 14 (45.16%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (32.26%) Server Building
8 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
8 10 (32.26%) Veritas
8 10 (32.26%) Clustering
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
10 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
10 8 (25.81%) vSphere
10 8 (25.81%) MCITP
10 8 (25.81%) MCSA
10 8 (25.81%) Change Management
10 8 (25.81%) IPsec
11 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
11 7 (22.58%) MCTS
11 7 (22.58%) Netcool
11 7 (22.58%) WinRunner
11 7 (22.58%) TestDirector
11 7 (22.58%) QuickTest Pro

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Lync
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) IPsec
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) WinRunner
1 7 (22.58%) TestDirector
1 7 (22.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) MSI
2 2 (6.45%) InstallShield
2 2 (6.45%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) PDA
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 7 (22.58%) AIX
5 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Server Building
2 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.81%) Change Management
4 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
4 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) REXX
3 2 (6.45%) Tcl
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (25.81%) MCITP
3 8 (25.81%) MCSA
4 7 (22.58%) MCTS
4 7 (22.58%) MCSE
4 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (64.52%) VMware ESX
3 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
5 8 (25.81%) vSphere
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Netcool
1 7 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) SCCM
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.45%) WSUS
5 1 (3.23%) WMI
5 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Citrix
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Veritas
4 7 (22.58%) McAfee
5 5 (16.13%) HP
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco
7 3 (9.68%) EMC
8 2 (6.45%) CA
8 2 (6.45%) Altiris
8 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) F5