The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 32 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware 192 82 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.43% 2.74% 4.80%
As % of the Vendors category 14.04% 7.18% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 41 54
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £115 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £125.00 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +328.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £113.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £137.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
VMware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1368 1142 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.84% 38.16% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 600 487
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 27
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.99 £12.10 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.90 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Renfrewshire +5 72 £316 -18.58%
Edinburgh +7 58 £450 +87.50% 10
Glasgow +16 30 £338 +8.87% 9
West Lothian +9 4 £388 +50.48%
Dundee - 4 £400 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £400 -
Highlands - 1 - - 1
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMware.

1 199 (68.15%) Windows
2 176 (60.27%) Microsoft
3 167 (57.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 149 (51.03%) Active Directory
5 140 (47.95%) Citrix
6 115 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 106 (36.30%) Windows Server
8 100 (34.25%) PowerShell
9 92 (31.51%) SQL
10 91 (31.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 87 (29.79%) Security Cleared
12 77 (26.37%) Hyper-V
13 68 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 67 (22.95%) SQL Server
15 66 (22.60%) Windows Server 2012
16 65 (22.26%) SC Cleared
17 62 (21.23%) MCSA
17 62 (21.23%) DNS
18 60 (20.55%) AIX
19 59 (20.21%) HP
19 59 (20.21%) Clustering
20 58 (19.86%) Windows 7
21 57 (19.52%) Linux
22 54 (18.49%) SAN
22 54 (18.49%) VMware ESX
23 53 (18.15%) ITIL
24 50 (17.12%) DHCP
25 49 (16.78%) Change Management
26 47 (16.10%) vSphere
26 47 (16.10%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 40 (13.70%) OpenStack
2 39 (13.36%) MS Exchange
3 25 (8.56%) SharePoint
4 22 (7.53%) Skype for Business
5 17 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.74%) JBoss
7 8 (2.74%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.40%) Live Communications Server
8 7 (2.40%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.05%) Node.js
10 5 (1.71%) Apache
10 5 (1.71%) CICS
10 5 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.71%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.37%) Confluence
11 4 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 46 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.45%) MS Office
3 7 (2.40%) MS Project
4 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.42%) Office 365
2 9 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.34%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (21.23%) DNS
2 54 (18.49%) SAN
3 50 (17.12%) DHCP
4 23 (7.88%) NetScaler
4 23 (7.88%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.51%) Firewall
5 19 (6.51%) WAN
6 11 (3.77%) LAN
6 11 (3.77%) LDAP
7 9 (3.08%) SSL
8 7 (2.40%) Skype
8 7 (2.40%) SNMP
8 7 (2.40%) VPN
9 6 (2.05%) NAS
10 4 (1.37%) HTTP
11 3 (1.03%) Internet
11 3 (1.03%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.03%) OSPF
11 3 (1.03%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.14%) MongoDB
2 15 (5.14%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.40%) DB2
6 7 (2.40%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.05%) MySQL
7 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.71%) Informix
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (13.70%) HP UFT
1 40 (13.70%) WinRunner
2 39 (13.36%) TestDirector
3 17 (5.82%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.79%) Git (software)
5 12 (4.11%) MSI
6 10 (3.42%) Hudson
7 9 (3.08%) Subversion
8 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.71%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.37%) Bower
10 4 (1.37%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.37%) InstallShield
10 4 (1.37%) JIRA
11 3 (1.03%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.03%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.03%) Maven
12 2 (0.68%) Gradle
12 2 (0.68%) Grunt
12 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (11.64%) Finance
2 19 (6.51%) Banking
3 6 (2.05%) Back Office
4 4 (1.37%) Billing
4 4 (1.37%) Law
5 3 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.34%) Games
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (13.01%) Analyst
2 30 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (10.27%) Test Analyst
3 25 (8.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 22 (7.53%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 17 (5.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 16 (5.48%) Architect
7 15 (5.14%) Build Engineer
8 14 (4.79%) Developer
9 13 (4.45%) Citrix Engineer
9 13 (4.45%) Consultant
10 12 (4.11%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (3.77%) Server Engineer
12 10 (3.42%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (3.08%) Administrator
13 9 (3.08%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.85%) .NET
2 15 (5.14%) HTML
3 13 (4.45%) CSS
4 9 (3.08%) XML
5 7 (2.40%) AngularJS
5 7 (2.40%) WinForms
5 7 (2.40%) WPF
5 7 (2.40%) XSD
6 6 (2.05%) Flask
6 6 (2.05%) jQuery
6 6 (2.05%) Sass
7 5 (1.71%) Middleware
8 4 (1.37%) LAMP
8 4 (1.37%) REST
8 4 (1.37%) RESTful
8 4 (1.37%) Servlets
9 3 (1.03%) Java EE
9 3 (1.03%) Web Services
10 2 (0.68%) JDBC
10 2 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.21%) Clustering
2 34 (11.64%) Data Centre
3 32 (10.96%) PDA
4 21 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.11%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.40%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.40%) Replication
10 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.71%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.71%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.37%) Smart Meter
12 3 (1.03%) CESG
12 3 (1.03%) CMDB
12 3 (1.03%) PKI
13 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 199 (68.15%) Windows
2 115 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (36.30%) Windows Server
4 68 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 66 (22.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (20.55%) AIX
7 58 (19.86%) Windows 7
8 57 (19.52%) Linux
9 40 (13.70%) Windows XP
10 37 (12.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (11.64%) Unix
12 9 (3.08%) Solaris
13 7 (2.40%) Windows 10
14 6 (2.05%) Android
15 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
17 3 (1.03%) Windows Phone
18 2 (0.68%) CentOS
18 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.15%) ITIL
2 49 (16.78%) Change Management
3 44 (15.07%) Test Automation
4 41 (14.04%) Software Testing
5 40 (13.70%) Test Scripting
6 34 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (10.62%) Unit Testing
8 29 (9.93%) Configuration Management
9 22 (7.53%) Application Packaging
10 20 (6.85%) DevOps
10 20 (6.85%) Server Building
11 17 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (5.82%) Migration
11 17 (5.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (4.79%) TOGAF
13 13 (4.45%) Analytics
13 13 (4.45%) Risk Management
14 11 (3.77%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.42%) High Availability
15 10 (3.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 100 (34.25%) PowerShell
2 92 (31.51%) SQL
3 25 (8.56%) VBScript
4 24 (8.22%) Python
5 20 (6.85%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.51%) Java
7 16 (5.48%) Perl
8 15 (5.14%) C#
9 13 (4.45%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.11%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.42%) COBOL
11 10 (3.42%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.40%) C
13 6 (2.05%) CoffeeScript
13 6 (2.05%) Ruby
13 6 (2.05%) VB
14 5 (1.71%) C++
14 5 (1.71%) PL/1
14 5 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 91 (31.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (29.79%) Security Cleared
3 65 (22.26%) SC Cleared
4 62 (21.23%) MCSA
5 45 (15.41%) MCSE
6 39 (13.36%) MCTS
7 36 (12.33%) MCITP
8 32 (10.96%) ISTQB
9 22 (7.53%) Degree
10 19 (6.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.71%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.68%) CCNA
15 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.34%) CCNP
15 1 (0.34%) HNC
15 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.71%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 167 (57.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (51.03%) Active Directory
3 77 (26.37%) Hyper-V
4 54 (18.49%) VMware ESX
5 47 (16.10%) vSphere
6 35 (11.99%) XenApp
7 31 (10.62%) XenDesktop
8 16 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.37%) Docker
10 4 (1.37%) vCloud
11 3 (1.03%) Firmware
11 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.68%) Samba
12 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.68%) Xen
13 1 (0.34%) UAG
Systems Management
1 47 (16.10%) SCCM
2 38 (13.01%) HP Quality Center
3 35 (11.99%) McAfee ePO
3 35 (11.99%) Netcool
4 20 (6.85%) SCOM
5 15 (5.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (4.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (4.45%) WSUS
8 10 (3.42%) Puppet
9 9 (3.08%) vRealize
10 7 (2.40%) Ansible
10 7 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (2.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.71%) XenMobile
12 4 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (1.37%) Tivoli
13 3 (1.03%) SCVMM
13 3 (1.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 176 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 140 (47.95%) Citrix
3 59 (20.21%) HP
4 39 (13.36%) Veritas
5 37 (12.67%) Intel Security
6 36 (12.33%) Oracle
7 32 (10.96%) Cisco
8 31 (10.62%) Red Hat
9 30 (10.27%) AppSense
10 22 (7.53%) IBM
11 15 (5.14%) EMC
12 14 (4.79%) Altiris
13 11 (3.77%) Symantec
14 6 (2.05%) ServiceNow
14 6 (2.05%) Sun
14 6 (2.05%) Veeam
15 5 (1.71%) Dell
15 5 (1.71%) SolarWinds
16 4 (1.37%) Atlassian
16 4 (1.37%) Speakerbus
Stirlingshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Inverness
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago