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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 45 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 87 136 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.89% 4.15% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 8.94% 11.66% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 58
Median daily rate £325 £328 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £18.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.97% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £14.50 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £21.00 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.38%
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
973 1166 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.46% 35.59% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 546 607
Median daily rate £350 £360 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 27
Median hourly rate £37.25 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.81% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.20 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Edinburgh -15 33 £425 +25.92% 6
Glasgow +9 23 £325 -7.14% 1
Renfrewshire -8 14 £285 -13.63% 2
North Lanarkshire +8 5 £160 -
Aberdeen +9 3 - -
Stirling - 3 £425 -
Highlands +2 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
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UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 166 (59.29%) Microsoft
2 164 (58.57%) Windows
3 159 (56.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 128 (45.71%) Citrix
5 120 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 96 (34.29%) PowerShell
7 88 (31.43%) SQL
8 84 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 81 (28.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 75 (26.79%) SQL Server
10 75 (26.79%) Security Cleared
11 74 (26.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 63 (22.50%) HP
13 62 (22.14%) Hyper-V
14 59 (21.07%) Linux
15 54 (19.29%) ITIL
15 54 (19.29%) MS Excel
15 54 (19.29%) SC Cleared
16 50 (17.86%) SAN
17 48 (17.14%) MCSA
18 47 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
19 46 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
20 45 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
20 45 (16.07%) vSphere
21 43 (15.36%) SCCM
21 43 (15.36%) DNS
21 43 (15.36%) Clustering
22 40 (14.29%) Cisco
22 40 (14.29%) DHCP
22 40 (14.29%) Oracle

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 36 (12.86%) OpenStack
2 24 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 23 (8.21%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.50%) GeoServer
5 6 (2.14%) IIS
6 5 (1.79%) Apache
6 5 (1.79%) CICS
6 5 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.07%) JBoss
8 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 54 (19.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.00%) MS Office
3 6 (2.14%) MS Project
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (2.50%) Office 365
2 6 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Bluemix
3 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (0.71%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.36%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (17.86%) SAN
2 43 (15.36%) DNS
3 40 (14.29%) DHCP
4 30 (10.71%) NetScaler
5 23 (8.21%) TCP/IP
6 19 (6.79%) Firewall
7 17 (6.07%) SSL
8 14 (5.00%) SNMP
8 14 (5.00%) WAN
9 13 (4.64%) VPN
10 11 (3.93%) LAN
11 9 (3.21%) NAS
12 8 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (2.50%) LDAP
14 5 (1.79%) SMTP
15 4 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (1.43%) Intranet
15 4 (1.43%) iSCSI
15 4 (1.43%) VXLAN
16 3 (1.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.43%) MongoDB
2 18 (6.43%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.00%) MySQL
5 12 (4.29%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.86%) GIS
7 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.50%) DB2
8 7 (2.50%) QGIS
8 7 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.43%) ObjectStore
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 24 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.43%) Hudson
3 18 (6.43%) Subversion
4 16 (5.71%) HP UFT
4 16 (5.71%) WinRunner
5 14 (5.00%) TestDirector
6 12 (4.29%) Bower
7 7 (2.50%) DBeaver
8 6 (2.14%) MSI
9 5 (1.79%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.43%) Selenium
11 3 (1.07%) Gradle
11 3 (1.07%) InstallShield
11 3 (1.07%) StarTeam
12 2 (0.71%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.71%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.71%) JIRA
12 2 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 29 (10.36%) Finance
2 14 (5.00%) Banking
3 6 (2.14%) Back Office
4 5 (1.79%) Law
4 5 (1.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.43%) Billing
5 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.36%) Games
6 1 (0.36%) Local Government
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (7.14%) Analyst
2 18 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (6.07%) Architect
3 17 (6.07%) Build Engineer
3 17 (6.07%) VMware Engineer
4 16 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
4 16 (5.71%) Developer
4 16 (5.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 14 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 13 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (4.64%) Citrix Engineer
6 13 (4.64%) Wintel Engineer
7 12 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (4.29%) Mobility Engineer
7 12 (4.29%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (3.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (3.93%) Server Engineer
9 10 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.43%) HTML
2 15 (5.36%) AngularJS
2 15 (5.36%) CSS
2 15 (5.36%) jQuery
2 15 (5.36%) Node.js
2 15 (5.36%) Sass
3 13 (4.64%) Flask
4 12 (4.29%) Java EE
5 10 (3.57%) .NET
5 10 (3.57%) REST
6 7 (2.50%) OpenLayers
6 7 (2.50%) PostGIS
7 6 (2.14%) J2EE
7 6 (2.14%) Middleware
7 6 (2.14%) RESTful
8 5 (1.79%) XML
9 3 (1.07%) LAMP
10 2 (0.71%) JDBC
10 2 (0.71%) WinForms
10 2 (0.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.36%) Clustering
2 39 (13.93%) Data Centre
3 20 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.64%) Private Cloud
6 12 (4.29%) PDA
7 10 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.86%) CESG
8 8 (2.86%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.50%) EMC VNX
9 7 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.50%) Replication
10 6 (2.14%) PKI
11 5 (1.79%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.43%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.43%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 164 (58.57%) Windows
2 84 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 74 (26.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (21.07%) Linux
5 47 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (13.57%) AIX
8 32 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (11.43%) Unix
9 23 (8.21%) Windows 7
10 17 (6.07%) Windows XP
11 13 (4.64%) Android
12 10 (3.57%) Apple iOS
12 10 (3.57%) Windows Phone
13 7 (2.50%) Solaris
14 3 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.71%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (19.29%) ITIL
2 46 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (10.36%) Unit Testing
4 27 (9.64%) Configuration Management
5 25 (8.93%) Application Packaging
6 22 (7.86%) Migration
6 22 (7.86%) Scrum
7 21 (7.50%) DevOps
8 20 (7.14%) Change Management
8 20 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 19 (6.79%) Server Building
9 19 (6.79%) Software Testing
10 17 (6.07%) Kanban
10 17 (6.07%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (5.71%) Test Scripting
12 15 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (4.64%) Analytics
14 13 (4.64%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 88 (31.43%) SQL
3 32 (11.43%) VBScript
4 26 (9.29%) Java
4 26 (9.29%) Python
5 22 (7.86%) JavaScript
6 16 (5.71%) Perl
7 15 (5.36%) CoffeeScript
8 13 (4.64%) C#
9 11 (3.93%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.93%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.14%) COBOL
12 4 (1.43%) Korn
12 4 (1.43%) VB
13 3 (1.07%) C
13 3 (1.07%) C-shell
13 3 (1.07%) Ruby
14 1 (0.36%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 81 (28.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (26.79%) Security Cleared
3 54 (19.29%) SC Cleared
4 48 (17.14%) MCSA
5 29 (10.36%) MCSE
5 29 (10.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (7.50%) Degree
7 18 (6.43%) MCTS
8 17 (6.07%) MCITP
9 13 (4.64%) ISTQB
10 10 (3.57%) VCP6
11 7 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (2.50%) VCAP
12 5 (1.79%) CCNA
12 5 (1.79%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.43%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.43%) ACSA
13 4 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (1.43%) CCENT
13 4 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (2.86%) SLA
3 6 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 159 (56.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 62 (22.14%) Hyper-V
4 45 (16.07%) vSphere
5 36 (12.86%) VMware ESX
6 32 (11.43%) XenDesktop
7 30 (10.71%) XenApp
8 15 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.50%) Docker
10 7 (2.50%) GeoWebCache
10 7 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (2.14%) vCloud
12 5 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (1.43%) NFS
14 3 (1.07%) KVM
14 3 (1.07%) Samba
15 2 (0.71%) RHEV
15 2 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (15.36%) SCCM
2 29 (10.36%) Microsoft Clustering
3 22 (7.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 21 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 21 (7.50%) WSUS
5 14 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (5.00%) vRealize
6 13 (4.64%) McAfee ePO
6 13 (4.64%) Netcool
7 11 (3.93%) SCOM
8 9 (3.21%) AirWatch
8 9 (3.21%) Ansible
9 7 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (2.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (2.14%) Puppet
10 6 (2.14%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.79%) XenMobile
12 4 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 166 (59.29%) Microsoft
2 128 (45.71%) Citrix
3 63 (22.50%) HP
4 40 (14.29%) Cisco
4 40 (14.29%) Oracle
5 34 (12.14%) EMC
6 32 (11.43%) AppSense
7 28 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 21 (7.50%) Altiris
9 20 (7.14%) IBM
10 16 (5.71%) Apple
10 16 (5.71%) Veritas
11 14 (5.00%) Intel Security
11 14 (5.00%) NetApp
11 14 (5.00%) Symantec
12 9 (3.21%) Brocade
12 9 (3.21%) Samsung
13 8 (2.86%) ServiceNow
14 6 (2.14%) CA
14 6 (2.14%) Lumension
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