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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 14 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.82% 7.02% 7.32%
As % of the Vendors category 20.19% 7.27% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
Average daily rate
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£354 £324 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% +17.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.16%
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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
104 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.42% 96.49% 58.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 40 16
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 November 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 28 November 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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Scotland

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 36 (81.82%) Security Cleared
1 36 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 33 (75.00%) SQL
3 32 (72.73%) Windows
4 31 (70.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (52.27%) HP
9 20 (45.45%) DHCP
9 20 (45.45%) DNS
10 19 (43.18%) VMware ESX
11 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
11 17 (38.64%) Citrix
12 15 (34.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 14 (31.82%) MS Office
13 14 (31.82%) Replication
14 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (29.55%) MS Project
14 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
14 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Storage
15 12 (27.27%) AIX
15 12 (27.27%) SAN
16 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 11 (25.00%) MCSE
16 11 (25.00%) Altiris
17 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
17 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
18 9 (20.45%) Windows XP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Office
2 13 (29.55%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) DHCP
1 20 (45.45%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) SAN
3 6 (13.64%) Firewall
4 4 (9.09%) WAN
5 3 (6.82%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) IPsec
6 2 (4.55%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) WinRunner
1 8 (18.18%) TestDirector
1 8 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.55%) MSI
2 2 (4.55%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.55%) AdminStudio
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Build Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Test Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Capacity Manager
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Replication
2 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (20.45%) Clustering
4 8 (18.18%) PDA
5 6 (13.64%) Thin Client
5 6 (13.64%) Fat Client
6 4 (9.09%) Open Source
6 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) AIX
5 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
6 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.09%) UNIX
7 4 (9.09%) HPUX
7 4 (9.09%) Solaris
7 4 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Change Management
1 8 (18.18%) Software Testing
1 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
1 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
1 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.64%) Performance Testing
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) VBScript
4 2 (4.55%) REXX
4 2 (4.55%) Tcl
4 2 (4.55%) VB
4 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Security Cleared
1 36 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (25.00%) MCSE
3 8 (18.18%) MCTS
3 8 (18.18%) MCITP
3 8 (18.18%) MCSA
4 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (2.27%) VCAP
7 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (43.18%) VMware ESX
3 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.45%) vSphere
5 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (9.09%) vCloud
6 4 (9.09%) KVM
6 4 (9.09%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (18.18%) Netcool
4 2 (4.55%) WSUS
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 2 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 23 (52.27%) HP
3 17 (38.64%) Citrix
4 11 (25.00%) Altiris
5 9 (20.45%) Veritas
6 8 (18.18%) McAfee
7 5 (11.36%) CA
8 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.09%) Oracle
9 3 (6.82%) NetApp
9 3 (6.82%) Dell
10 2 (4.55%) AppSense
10 2 (4.55%) Symantec
11 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
11 1 (2.27%) Cisco
11 1 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) EMC
11 1 (2.27%) PlateSpin