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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
UK / Scotland
Rank 36 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 82 104 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.68% 4.11% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 10.51% 9.83% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 42
Median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £276 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
780 1058 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.52% 41.85% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 563 535
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +172.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £17.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 February 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
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 February 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 +24 38 £425 +13.33% 7
Glasgow +3 28 £353 +4.44% 9
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £325 -
West Lothian -2 2 - -
Dundee -5 1 - -
Renfrewshire -14 1 £340 +1.49%
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £310 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 119 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (56.19%) Windows
3 94 (44.76%) Active Directory
4 90 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 63 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (28.10%) Windows Server
6 59 (28.10%) Citrix
7 53 (25.24%) vSphere
8 51 (24.29%) DNS
8 51 (24.29%) Linux
9 49 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 48 (22.86%) DHCP
11 44 (20.95%) PowerShell
12 39 (18.57%) Windows 7
13 37 (17.62%) ITIL
13 37 (17.62%) Cisco
14 33 (15.71%) SAN
15 32 (15.24%) SQL
16 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
17 30 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (13.33%) Security Cleared
18 28 (13.33%) Data Centre
18 28 (13.33%) vRealize
18 28 (13.33%) MS Exchange
18 28 (13.33%) VMware ESX
19 27 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (12.86%) Unix
19 27 (12.86%) XenApp
20 26 (12.38%) 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 28 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.81%) IIS
5 6 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.38%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.43%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.95%) Apache
9 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.95%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.48%) JBoss
10 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.24%) Office 365
3 6 (2.86%) IaaS
4 4 (1.90%) PaaS
5 3 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.95%) G Suite
6 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.29%) DNS
2 48 (22.86%) DHCP
3 33 (15.71%) SAN
4 25 (11.90%) Firewall
5 17 (8.10%) TCP/IP
6 14 (6.67%) VSAN
7 13 (6.19%) Internet
8 12 (5.71%) WAN
9 10 (4.76%) VXLAN
10 8 (3.81%) LAN
10 8 (3.81%) NetScaler
10 8 (3.81%) VPN
10 8 (3.81%) Wireless
11 6 (2.86%) VLAN
12 5 (2.38%) Network Security
12 5 (2.38%) VoIP
13 3 (1.43%) NAS
13 3 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
14 2 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.43%) MySQL
3 3 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.95%) Hudson
3 2 (0.95%) MSI
3 2 (0.95%) Subversion
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.95%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.48%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.48%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (11.90%) Finance
2 6 (2.86%) Banking
3 5 (2.38%) Law
4 4 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (14.76%) Analyst
2 22 (10.48%) Administrator
3 20 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
6 11 (5.24%) Architect
6 11 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (5.24%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 11 (5.24%) VMware Engineer
6 11 (5.24%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (4.29%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.81%) Consultant
9 8 (3.81%) IT Engineer
9 8 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (3.33%) IT Support
10 7 (3.33%) Solaris Administrator
10 7 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.38%) .NET
2 4 (1.90%) CSS
2 4 (1.90%) HTML
2 4 (1.90%) jQuery
3 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.43%) J2EE
4 2 (0.95%) Ajax
4 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.95%) HTML5
4 2 (0.95%) Node.js
4 2 (0.95%) RESTful
4 2 (0.95%) Sass
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.95%) XML
4 2 (0.95%) XSD
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.48%) CSS3
5 1 (0.48%) Java EE
5 1 (0.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.24%) Clustering
4 9 (4.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 7 (3.33%) Replication
6 6 (2.86%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.38%) PKI
7 5 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.90%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.95%) CESG
9 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.95%) Handset
9 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Licensing
9 2 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 118 (56.19%) Windows
2 63 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (28.10%) Windows Server
4 51 (24.29%) Linux
5 49 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (18.57%) Windows 7
7 30 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (12.86%) Unix
9 22 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (9.52%) Solaris
10 20 (9.52%) Windows 10
11 14 (6.67%) AIX
12 13 (6.19%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.90%) Android
13 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.90%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.95%) Tru64
14 2 (0.95%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.62%) ITIL
2 27 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (8.57%) Migration
5 14 (6.67%) DevOps
6 12 (5.71%) Change Control
7 11 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (4.76%) Service Management
9 8 (3.81%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (3.33%) Application Packaging
10 7 (3.33%) ITIL V3
10 7 (3.33%) Time Management
11 6 (2.86%) Personalization
11 6 (2.86%) Unit Testing
12 5 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.38%) Change Management
12 5 (2.38%) Scrum
12 5 (2.38%) Server Building
12 5 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.95%) PowerShell
2 32 (15.24%) SQL
3 17 (8.10%) Bash Shell
3 17 (8.10%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.86%) C
5 6 (2.86%) Perl
6 5 (2.38%) Java
7 3 (1.43%) C#
7 3 (1.43%) Python
7 3 (1.43%) Ruby
8 2 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.48%) C-shell
9 1 (0.48%) Korn
9 1 (0.48%) R
9 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.81%) MCSE
6 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.38%) CCNP
7 5 (2.38%) Degree
7 5 (2.38%) MCSA
8 4 (1.90%) CCNA
9 3 (1.43%) MCP
9 3 (1.43%) VCAP
9 3 (1.43%) VCP6
10 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.48%) CISSP
11 1 (0.48%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
System Software
1 119 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (44.76%) Active Directory
3 53 (25.24%) vSphere
4 28 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 27 (12.86%) XenApp
6 25 (11.90%) Hyper-V
7 22 (10.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (8.57%) XenDesktop
9 15 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (5.71%) NFS
11 8 (3.81%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (2.38%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (1.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (1.43%) SRDF
14 3 (1.43%) Terminal Server
14 3 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (13.33%) vRealize
2 26 (12.38%) SCCM
3 18 (8.57%) PowerCLI
4 13 (6.19%) SCOM
5 12 (5.71%) Ansible
5 12 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (3.81%) WSUS
7 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (2.38%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.90%) Puppet
9 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (1.90%) SnapMirror
9 4 (1.90%) yum
10 3 (1.43%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.95%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.95%) SELinux
11 2 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 90 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 59 (28.10%) Citrix
3 37 (17.62%) Cisco
4 26 (12.38%) NetApp
4 26 (12.38%) Red Hat
5 25 (11.90%) Oracle
6 24 (11.43%) IBM
7 22 (10.48%) EMC
8 16 (7.62%) HP
9 15 (7.14%) CommVault
9 15 (7.14%) Dell
10 14 (6.67%) Sun
10 14 (6.67%) Veritas
11 8 (3.81%) AppSense
11 8 (3.81%) Canon
12 7 (3.33%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.86%) Symantec
14 5 (2.38%) AppDynamics
14 5 (2.38%) F5
15 4 (1.90%) Apple
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