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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 16 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.52% 11.26% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 16.39% 16.50% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 5
Average daily rate
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£365 £340 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £268 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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
61 103 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 58.10% 68.21% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 90 20
Average daily rate £352 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £379 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +5 10 £365 +7.35%
VMware
Scotland

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) HP
5 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
7 7 (41.18%) Clustering
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (35.29%) Change Management
8 6 (35.29%) MCSA
9 5 (29.41%) DNS
9 5 (29.41%) SAN
9 5 (29.41%) ITIL
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (29.41%) Migration
9 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
9 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (23.53%) Database Mirroring
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) IPv4
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MSI
2 3 (17.65%) WinRunner
2 3 (17.65%) TestDirector
2 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
3 2 (11.76%) InstallShield
3 2 (11.76%) AdminStudio
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) DBA
1 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) XSD
1 2 (11.76%) WinForms
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
1 2 (11.76%) WPF
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) PDA
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Distribution
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) REXX
3 4 (23.53%) Tcl
4 3 (17.65%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
5 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 3 (17.65%) MCTS
6 3 (17.65%) MCITP
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) WMI
2 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (17.65%) Netcool
3 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) HP
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas
3 3 (17.65%) McAfee
3 3 (17.65%) AppSense
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) CA