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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 18 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 32 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.88% 10.34% 11.04%
As % of the Vendors category 21.05% 19.05% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 17
Median daily rate £300 £349 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
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
152 63 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 51.70% 54.31% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 33 90
Median daily rate £300 £355 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £451 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.91% -88.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -7 32 £300 -13.97%
VMware
Scotland

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 87 (89.69%) Microsoft
2 76 (78.35%) Windows
3 69 (71.13%) Active Directory
4 65 (67.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (62.89%) Citrix
6 58 (59.79%) Security Cleared
7 52 (53.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (49.48%) SQL
9 45 (46.39%) MCSA
9 45 (46.39%) Hyper-V
10 44 (45.36%) PowerShell
10 44 (45.36%) SC Cleared
11 43 (44.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (38.14%) SQL Server
13 35 (36.08%) Windows Server
14 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (34.02%) Clustering
16 32 (32.99%) MS Excel
17 31 (31.96%) HP
18 30 (30.93%) MCSE
19 26 (26.80%) DNS
20 25 (25.77%) WinRunner
20 25 (25.77%) HP UFT
20 25 (25.77%) Change Management
20 25 (25.77%) Test Automation
21 24 (24.74%) OpenStack
21 24 (24.74%) ITIL
22 23 (23.71%) Veritas
22 23 (23.71%) TestDirector
22 23 (23.71%) Windows XP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (24.74%) OpenStack
2 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.31%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.09%) Apache
7 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.03%) IIS
9 1 (1.03%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (32.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) DNS
2 23 (23.71%) DHCP
3 16 (16.49%) SAN
4 13 (13.40%) NetScaler
4 13 (13.40%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.34%) SNMP
5 11 (11.34%) SSL
6 5 (5.15%) SMTP
6 5 (5.15%) VPN
7 3 (3.09%) WAN
8 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.06%) LDAP
9 1 (1.03%) Firewall
9 1 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.25%) MySQL
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (25.77%) HP UFT
1 25 (25.77%) WinRunner
2 23 (23.71%) TestDirector
3 4 (4.12%) MSI
4 2 (2.06%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.06%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Analyst
1 18 (18.56%) Test Analyst
2 14 (14.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 14 (14.43%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (10.31%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (6.19%) Mobility Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Administrator
5 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.15%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Build Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Tester
7 3 (3.09%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Tester
7 3 (3.09%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) WinForms
1 3 (3.09%) WPF
1 3 (3.09%) XML
1 3 (3.09%) XSD
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) LAMP
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.02%) Clustering
2 20 (20.62%) PDA
3 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (14.43%) Data Centre
5 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.19%) PKI
7 5 (5.15%) CESG
7 5 (5.15%) Private Cloud
8 4 (4.12%) Blackberry
8 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (4.12%) Replication
9 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.03%) Smartcard
11 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (78.35%) Windows
2 43 (44.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (36.08%) Windows Server
4 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (23.71%) Windows 7
5 23 (23.71%) Windows XP
6 21 (21.65%) AIX
7 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.25%) Linux
9 6 (6.19%) Android
9 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.06%) Solaris
10 2 (2.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Change Management
1 25 (25.77%) Test Automation
2 24 (24.74%) ITIL
3 23 (23.71%) Software Testing
4 22 (22.68%) Test Scripting
5 19 (19.59%) Smoke Testing
6 17 (17.53%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.31%) Application Packaging
8 9 (9.28%) Virtual Environments
9 8 (8.25%) Analytics
10 7 (7.22%) High Availability
10 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.19%) Database Mirroring
11 6 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.15%) Conflict Management
12 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.12%) Server Building
14 3 (3.09%) Performance Testing
15 2 (2.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (49.48%) SQL
2 44 (45.36%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.28%) VBScript
4 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.09%) C#
6 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.06%) C
6 2 (2.06%) C++
6 2 (2.06%) COBOL
6 2 (2.06%) C-shell
6 2 (2.06%) Java
6 2 (2.06%) Korn
6 2 (2.06%) Perl
6 2 (2.06%) PL/1
6 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 65 (67.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (59.79%) Security Cleared
3 45 (46.39%) MCSA
4 44 (45.36%) SC Cleared
5 30 (30.93%) MCSE
6 23 (23.71%) MCTS
7 21 (21.65%) ISTQB
7 21 (21.65%) MCITP
8 15 (15.46%) Degree
9 11 (11.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 69 (71.13%) Active Directory
2 52 (53.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (46.39%) Hyper-V
4 22 (22.68%) VMware ESX
5 11 (11.34%) vSphere
6 10 (10.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (10.31%) XenApp
6 10 (10.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.06%) Samba
9 1 (1.03%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.03%) UAG
9 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (23.71%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (21.65%) McAfee ePO
2 21 (21.65%) Netcool
3 17 (17.53%) SCCM
4 16 (16.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (15.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (6.19%) SCOM
7 6 (6.19%) SCVMM
8 5 (5.15%) AirWatch
8 5 (5.15%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (5.15%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (5.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (5.15%) WSUS
9 2 (2.06%) OpenView
9 2 (2.06%) XenMobile
10 1 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
10 1 (1.03%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 87 (89.69%) Microsoft
2 61 (62.89%) Citrix
3 31 (31.96%) HP
4 23 (23.71%) Veritas
5 22 (22.68%) Intel Security
6 21 (21.65%) AppSense
7 15 (15.46%) Altiris
8 11 (11.34%) Oracle
9 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
10 6 (6.19%) Apple
10 6 (6.19%) CA
10 6 (6.19%) Symantec
11 5 (5.15%) arcserve
11 5 (5.15%) Lumension
12 4 (4.12%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.12%) Brocade
12 4 (4.12%) Samsung
13 1 (1.03%) IronPort
13 1 (1.03%) Lotus
13 1 (1.03%) Xerox