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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
UK / Scotland
Rank 25 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 109 109 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.68% 4.22% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 13.94% 10.16% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 63 53
Median daily rate £333 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.60 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-17.29% +19.55%

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
782 1073 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.92% 41.57% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 584 477
Median daily rate £363 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +137.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £43.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +25 39 £400 +14.28% 6
Glasgow +7 35 £291 -16.78% 7
Renfrewshire +6 10 £315 -4.54%
Aberdeen - 5 £306 - 1
South Ayrshire - 5 £263 -
North Lanarkshire 0 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £325 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Strathclyde - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £310 -
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 122 (61.31%) Windows
2 111 (55.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (50.25%) Microsoft
4 97 (48.74%) Active Directory
5 64 (32.16%) Citrix
6 63 (31.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (31.66%) Windows Server
7 55 (27.64%) SQL Server
8 50 (25.13%) DNS
8 50 (25.13%) DHCP
9 47 (23.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (23.12%) PowerShell
10 46 (23.12%) vSphere
11 42 (21.11%) Cisco
12 36 (18.09%) Windows 7
13 35 (17.59%) Security Cleared
14 34 (17.09%) MS Excel
14 34 (17.09%) SQL
15 33 (16.58%) Linux
16 32 (16.08%) ITIL
16 32 (16.08%) Hyper-V
17 30 (15.08%) Data Centre
17 30 (15.08%) SAN
18 29 (14.57%) MS Exchange
19 27 (13.57%) VMware ESX
19 27 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (13.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (13.57%) XenApp
20 26 (13.07%) SCCM
21 25 (12.56%) SC Cleared

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 29 (14.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.52%) IIS
4 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.01%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.01%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.51%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.01%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.53%) Office 365
2 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.51%) IaaS
4 2 (1.01%) G Suite
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (25.13%) DHCP
1 50 (25.13%) DNS
2 30 (15.08%) SAN
3 23 (11.56%) Firewall
4 16 (8.04%) WAN
5 15 (7.54%) Internet
6 14 (7.04%) TCP/IP
6 14 (7.04%) VSAN
7 13 (6.53%) LAN
8 12 (6.03%) VPN
9 10 (5.03%) Wireless
10 8 (4.02%) VXLAN
11 6 (3.02%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.02%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (3.02%) NetScaler
11 6 (3.02%) VLAN
12 5 (2.51%) VoIP
13 3 (1.51%) BGP
13 3 (1.51%) OSPF
13 3 (1.51%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (27.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.52%) MySQL
3 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.51%) MSI
2 2 (1.01%) Hudson
2 2 (1.01%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.01%) Subversion
2 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.01%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 21 (10.55%) Finance
2 5 (2.51%) Banking
3 4 (2.01%) Retail
4 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.51%) Law
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (14.57%) Analyst
2 20 (10.05%) Administrator
3 18 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (7.54%) Support Engineer
5 11 (5.53%) Support Analyst
6 10 (5.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (5.03%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (5.03%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 10 (5.03%) VMware Engineer
6 10 (5.03%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (4.02%) Architect
7 8 (4.02%) IT Engineer
8 7 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (3.52%) IT Support
8 7 (3.52%) Mobility Engineer
8 7 (3.52%) Solaris Administrator
8 7 (3.52%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.01%) .NET
1 4 (2.01%) CSS
1 4 (2.01%) HTML
1 4 (2.01%) jQuery
2 2 (1.01%) Ajax
2 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.01%) HTML5
2 2 (1.01%) J2EE
2 2 (1.01%) Node.js
2 2 (1.01%) Sass
2 2 (1.01%) XML
2 2 (1.01%) XSD
3 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.50%) CSS3
3 1 (0.50%) JSP
3 1 (0.50%) Web Services
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.53%) Clustering
2 11 (5.53%) Private Cloud
3 9 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.52%) Replication
5 6 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.51%) CESG
6 5 (2.51%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.51%) PKI
7 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.51%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.51%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.01%) Handset
9 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.01%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 122 (61.31%) Windows
2 63 (31.66%) Windows Server
2 63 (31.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (23.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (18.09%) Windows 7
5 33 (16.58%) Linux
6 20 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (9.55%) Unix
8 18 (9.05%) Windows 10
9 16 (8.04%) Solaris
10 13 (6.53%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (4.52%) Android
12 9 (4.52%) Apple iOS
13 7 (3.52%) Windows Phone
14 6 (3.02%) AIX
15 5 (2.51%) Windows XP
16 4 (2.01%) Windows 8
17 3 (1.51%) Data ONTAP
18 2 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.08%) ITIL
2 27 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (9.55%) Migration
4 16 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.53%) DevOps
6 10 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (4.52%) Application Packaging
7 9 (4.52%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (4.02%) Server Building
9 7 (3.52%) Kanban
10 6 (3.02%) Change Control
10 6 (3.02%) Unit Testing
11 5 (2.51%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 5 (2.51%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (2.51%) Time Management
12 4 (2.01%) Application Discovery
12 4 (2.01%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.01%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (2.01%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.12%) PowerShell
2 34 (17.09%) SQL
3 13 (6.53%) Bash Shell
3 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.02%) C
5 4 (2.01%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.51%) C#
6 3 (1.51%) Java
7 2 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.50%) R
8 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (17.59%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (12.56%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.03%) MCSE
7 8 (4.02%) Degree
7 8 (4.02%) MCSA
8 7 (3.52%) CCNP
9 6 (3.02%) CCNA
10 3 (1.51%) MCP
10 3 (1.51%) VCP6
11 2 (1.01%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.01%) ACSA
11 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.01%) CCENT
11 2 (1.01%) MCITP
11 2 (1.01%) MCTS
11 2 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.50%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 111 (55.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (48.74%) Active Directory
3 46 (23.12%) vSphere
4 32 (16.08%) Hyper-V
5 27 (13.57%) VMware ESX
5 27 (13.57%) XenApp
6 23 (11.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (10.05%) XenDesktop
8 15 (7.54%) NFS
9 14 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (2.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (2.01%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (2.01%) VMware Server
11 4 (2.01%) XenServer
12 3 (1.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (1.01%) SRDF
13 2 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.50%) KVM
14 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (13.07%) SCCM
2 19 (9.55%) PowerCLI
2 19 (9.55%) vRealize
3 7 (3.52%) SCOM
3 7 (3.52%) WSUS
4 6 (3.02%) AirWatch
4 6 (3.02%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.51%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.51%) XenMobile
6 4 (2.01%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.51%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.01%) Puppet
8 2 (1.01%) SnapMirror
8 2 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 100 (50.25%) Microsoft
2 64 (32.16%) Citrix
3 42 (21.11%) Cisco
4 25 (12.56%) Oracle
5 24 (12.06%) NetApp
6 22 (11.06%) IBM
7 15 (7.54%) Dell
7 15 (7.54%) EMC
7 15 (7.54%) HP
8 14 (7.04%) CommVault
8 14 (7.04%) Sun
9 10 (5.03%) Apple
9 10 (5.03%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.03%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.03%) Veritas
10 9 (4.52%) AppSense
10 9 (4.52%) Symantec
11 8 (4.02%) Canon
12 6 (3.02%) F5
13 4 (2.01%) Samsung
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