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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 63 37
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -26
Contract jobs citing VMware 193 73 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.69% 2.48% 4.25%
As % of the Vendors category 14.36% 6.95% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 32 45
Median daily rate £350 £298 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -13.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £115 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £125.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +437.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £113.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £137.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +23.07%
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
1344 1050 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.62% 35.73% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 531 482
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 43 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 +4 72 £310 -26.19%
Edinburgh +15 58 £425 +88.88% 6
Glasgow +24 32 £355 +9.23% 4
West Lothian +7 3 £388 +50.48%
Aberdeen - 2 £345 - 1
Stirling - 2 £500 -
Falkirk - 1 £350 - 2
Highlands - 1 - -
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 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 (67.46%) Windows
2 176 (59.66%) Microsoft
2 176 (59.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 149 (50.51%) Active Directory
4 143 (48.47%) Citrix
5 113 (38.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 110 (37.29%) PowerShell
7 107 (36.27%) SQL
8 105 (35.59%) Windows Server
9 93 (31.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 87 (29.49%) Security Cleared
11 79 (26.78%) Hyper-V
12 76 (25.76%) SQL Server
13 75 (25.42%) Linux
14 72 (24.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 67 (22.71%) HP
15 67 (22.71%) DNS
15 67 (22.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 66 (22.37%) SC Cleared
17 62 (21.02%) Clustering
18 61 (20.68%) MCSA
19 59 (20.00%) ITIL
20 57 (19.32%) SAN
21 55 (18.64%) DHCP
22 54 (18.31%) AIX
23 53 (17.97%) MS Excel
24 52 (17.63%) vSphere
25 50 (16.95%) SCCM
25 50 (16.95%) VMware ESX
26 49 (16.61%) Windows 7

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 42 (14.24%) OpenStack
2 38 (12.88%) MS Exchange
3 25 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 20 (6.78%) Skype for Business
5 16 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (4.75%) Node.js
7 12 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.05%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.71%) JBoss
11 7 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.37%) GeoServer
11 7 (2.37%) Live Communications Server
11 7 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (2.03%) Apache
12 6 (2.03%) IIS
12 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.69%) CICS
13 5 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 53 (17.97%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.07%) MS Office
3 6 (2.03%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.71%) Office 365
3 5 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.34%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.34%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (22.71%) DNS
2 57 (19.32%) SAN
3 55 (18.64%) DHCP
4 28 (9.49%) NetScaler
5 22 (7.46%) TCP/IP
6 18 (6.10%) Firewall
7 15 (5.08%) WAN
8 11 (3.73%) SSL
9 10 (3.39%) LDAP
10 9 (3.05%) SNMP
11 7 (2.37%) LAN
11 7 (2.37%) Skype
11 7 (2.37%) VPN
12 6 (2.03%) NAS
13 5 (1.69%) HTTP
13 5 (1.69%) SMTP
14 3 (1.02%) Internet
14 3 (1.02%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.68%) IPsec
15 2 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.46%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.42%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (3.73%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.71%) GIS
8 8 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.37%) DB2
9 7 (2.37%) QGIS
9 7 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.03%) MySQL
11 5 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (1.36%) Informix
12 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.02%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (11.53%) HP UFT
1 34 (11.53%) WinRunner
2 33 (11.19%) TestDirector
3 25 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 21 (7.12%) Git (software)
5 18 (6.10%) Hudson
6 17 (5.76%) Subversion
7 11 (3.73%) Bower
7 11 (3.73%) MSI
8 7 (2.37%) DBeaver
9 5 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.36%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.36%) InstallShield
10 4 (1.36%) JIRA
11 3 (1.02%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.02%) Maven
11 3 (1.02%) Selenium
12 2 (0.68%) gulp
12 2 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (12.20%) Finance
2 15 (5.08%) Banking
3 6 (2.03%) Back Office
3 6 (2.03%) Legal
4 5 (1.69%) Law
5 4 (1.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (10.51%) Analyst
2 26 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (7.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 23 (7.80%) Test Analyst
4 21 (7.12%) Developer
4 21 (7.12%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 19 (6.44%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 17 (5.76%) Architect
7 16 (5.42%) Build Engineer
8 14 (4.75%) VMware Engineer
9 13 (4.41%) Citrix Engineer
9 13 (4.41%) Server Engineer
10 12 (4.07%) Administrator
10 12 (4.07%) Automation Engineer
10 12 (4.07%) Consultant
10 12 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
10 12 (4.07%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.07%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (3.73%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.05%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.14%) HTML
2 21 (7.12%) CSS
3 18 (6.10%) .NET
4 14 (4.75%) AngularJS
4 14 (4.75%) Flask
4 14 (4.75%) jQuery
4 14 (4.75%) Sass
5 9 (3.05%) Java EE
5 9 (3.05%) XML
6 8 (2.71%) REST
7 7 (2.37%) Middleware
7 7 (2.37%) OpenLayers
7 7 (2.37%) PostGIS
8 6 (2.03%) WinForms
8 6 (2.03%) WPF
8 6 (2.03%) XSD
9 4 (1.36%) RESTful
9 4 (1.36%) Servlets
10 3 (1.02%) J2EE
10 3 (1.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.02%) Clustering
2 33 (11.19%) Data Centre
3 27 (9.15%) PDA
4 24 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.76%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.39%) Blackberry
7 10 (3.39%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.37%) Replication
10 6 (2.03%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.03%) PKI
11 5 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.69%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.36%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.36%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.36%) Smart Meter
13 3 (1.02%) CESG
13 3 (1.02%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 199 (67.46%) Windows
2 113 (38.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 105 (35.59%) Windows Server
4 75 (25.42%) Linux
5 72 (24.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (22.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (18.31%) AIX
8 49 (16.61%) Windows 7
9 37 (12.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (11.19%) Windows XP
11 32 (10.85%) Unix
12 9 (3.05%) Solaris
13 7 (2.37%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.36%) Android
14 4 (1.36%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.02%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.68%) CentOS
16 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.00%) ITIL
2 44 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.90%) Change Management
4 38 (12.88%) Test Automation
5 35 (11.86%) Software Testing
6 33 (11.19%) Test Scripting
7 32 (10.85%) Configuration Management
7 32 (10.85%) Unit Testing
8 24 (8.14%) Application Packaging
9 20 (6.78%) Migration
10 19 (6.44%) Server Building
11 18 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.76%) Risk Management
12 17 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.42%) DevOps
13 16 (5.42%) Kanban
13 16 (5.42%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.75%) Scrum
14 14 (4.75%) TOGAF
15 13 (4.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.29%) PowerShell
2 107 (36.27%) SQL
3 31 (10.51%) VBScript
4 30 (10.17%) Java
5 29 (9.83%) Python
6 28 (9.49%) JavaScript
7 24 (8.14%) Perl
8 17 (5.76%) C#
9 14 (4.75%) CoffeeScript
10 13 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 13 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.07%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.39%) COBOL
13 7 (2.37%) C
14 6 (2.03%) VB
15 5 (1.69%) C++
15 5 (1.69%) PL/1
15 5 (1.69%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.36%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 93 (31.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (29.49%) Security Cleared
3 66 (22.37%) SC Cleared
4 61 (20.68%) MCSA
5 43 (14.58%) MCSE
6 32 (10.85%) MCTS
7 30 (10.17%) MCITP
8 28 (9.49%) ISTQB
9 24 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (7.46%) Degree
11 5 (1.69%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.02%) VCAP
13 3 (1.02%) VCP6
14 1 (0.34%) APMP
14 1 (0.34%) CCNP
14 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (2.03%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.69%) QA
3 5 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 176 (59.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (50.51%) Active Directory
3 79 (26.78%) Hyper-V
4 52 (17.63%) vSphere
5 50 (16.95%) VMware ESX
6 37 (12.54%) XenApp
7 32 (10.85%) XenDesktop
8 17 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (5.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.03%) Docker
11 4 (1.36%) vCloud
12 3 (1.02%) Firmware
12 3 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.02%) Xen
13 2 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.68%) Samba
13 2 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 50 (16.95%) SCCM
2 32 (10.85%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (10.17%) McAfee ePO
3 30 (10.17%) Netcool
4 18 (6.10%) WSUS
5 17 (5.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (5.76%) SCOM
6 16 (5.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (4.07%) vRealize
8 10 (3.39%) Puppet
8 10 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (2.03%) Ansible
9 6 (2.03%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
10 5 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.69%) XenMobile
11 4 (1.36%) Tivoli
12 3 (1.02%) AirWatch
12 3 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (1.02%) vMotion
Vendors
1 176 (59.66%) Microsoft
2 143 (48.47%) Citrix
3 67 (22.71%) HP
4 36 (12.20%) Oracle
5 35 (11.86%) Red Hat
6 34 (11.53%) Veritas
7 32 (10.85%) Intel Security
8 31 (10.51%) AppSense
8 31 (10.51%) Cisco
9 21 (7.12%) IBM
10 19 (6.44%) EMC
11 16 (5.42%) Altiris
12 12 (4.07%) Symantec
13 8 (2.71%) ServiceNow
14 6 (2.03%) CA
15 5 (1.69%) arcserve
15 5 (1.69%) Brocade
15 5 (1.69%) Lumension
15 5 (1.69%) NetApp
15 5 (1.69%) Sun
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