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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 12 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 15.75% 37.50% 8.82%
As % of the Vendors category 22.55% 40.91% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 3
Average daily rate
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£340 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £298 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £404 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.63 £23.75 £20.07
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +18.33%
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
102 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 69.86% 91.67% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 16 17
Average daily rate £340 £355 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £310 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 -6 23 £340 -3.88%
VMware
Scotland

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (81.82%) Windows
1 27 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 27 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 26 (78.79%) SQL
3 25 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (69.70%) HP
5 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 20 (60.61%) DNS
6 20 (60.61%) DHCP
6 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (48.48%) VMware ESX
8 15 (45.45%) Citrix
9 12 (36.36%) SAN
10 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (33.33%) Replication
10 11 (33.33%) MS Office
11 10 (30.30%) MS Project
11 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
11 10 (30.30%) ITIL
11 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
11 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
11 10 (30.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (27.27%) Altiris
12 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
12 9 (27.27%) Performance Testing
12 9 (27.27%) Middleware
12 9 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (27.27%) Thin Client

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
1 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) DHCP
1 20 (60.61%) DNS
2 12 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) WinRunner
1 6 (18.18%) TestDirector
1 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.03%) MSI
2 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Build Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.03%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Replication
1 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
3 6 (18.18%) Clustering
3 6 (18.18%) PDA
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) AIX
4 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) UNIX
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.09%) HPUX
6 3 (9.09%) Solaris
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Service Management
2 9 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) REXX
3 1 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 27 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) MCSA
3 6 (18.18%) MCTS
3 6 (18.18%) MCITP
3 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.06%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (48.48%) VMware ESX
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
5 5 (15.15%) vSphere
6 4 (12.12%) vCloud
7 3 (9.09%) KVM
7 3 (9.09%) RHEV
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (18.18%) Netcool
3 6 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.03%) WSUS
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) HP
2 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) Altiris
5 6 (18.18%) McAfee
5 6 (18.18%) AppSense
5 6 (18.18%) Veritas
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) CA
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) PlateSpin
8 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) IBM