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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 115 117 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.89% 4.11% 4.18%
As % of the Vendors category 12.08% 10.16% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 63 65
Median daily rate £320 £320 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £416 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £14.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
952 1152 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.77% 40.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 599 555
Median daily rate £350 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Glasgow +1 37 £300 -9.43% 5
Edinburgh +14 30 £400 +14.28% 5
Renfrewshire -12 17 £335 +8.06%
South Ayrshire - 10 £238 -
Aberdeen - 5 £306 -
North Lanarkshire +10 3 - -
East Ayrshire - 3 - -
Dundee - 2 £275 -
Aberdeenshire - 2 £130 -
Highlands +7 1 - -
Strathclyde - 1 - -
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 132 (61.40%) Windows
2 122 (56.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (50.70%) Microsoft
4 99 (46.05%) Active Directory
5 71 (33.02%) Citrix
6 70 (32.56%) Windows Server
7 64 (29.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (29.30%) SQL Server
9 61 (28.37%) PowerShell
10 51 (23.72%) Cisco
11 50 (23.26%) vSphere
12 44 (20.47%) DNS
13 43 (20.00%) DHCP
14 42 (19.53%) Linux
14 42 (19.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (19.53%) Security Cleared
15 41 (19.07%) ITIL
16 38 (17.67%) SQL
16 38 (17.67%) Hyper-V
17 35 (16.28%) MS Excel
18 34 (15.81%) SAN
18 34 (15.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 32 (14.88%) Data Centre
20 31 (14.42%) SC Cleared
21 30 (13.95%) Oracle
22 28 (13.02%) NetApp
22 28 (13.02%) Windows 7
23 27 (12.56%) SCCM
23 27 (12.56%) EMC
24 26 (12.09%) MS Exchange

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 26 (12.09%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.72%) IIS
5 7 (3.26%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.40%) JBoss
8 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.93%) Apache
9 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.93%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.86%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (5.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.86%) IaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) G Suite
5 1 (0.47%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.47%) DNS
2 43 (20.00%) DHCP
3 34 (15.81%) SAN
4 23 (10.70%) Firewall
5 18 (8.37%) TCP/IP
6 17 (7.91%) WAN
7 15 (6.98%) VPN
8 14 (6.51%) LAN
9 11 (5.12%) Wireless
10 8 (3.72%) Internet
10 8 (3.72%) VXLAN
11 7 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (3.26%) VLAN
12 6 (2.79%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (2.79%) SSL
13 5 (2.33%) SNMP
13 5 (2.33%) VoIP
14 4 (1.86%) NAS
14 4 (1.86%) NetScaler
15 3 (1.40%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (29.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.65%) MySQL
3 6 (2.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.40%) ObjectStore
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MSI
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.93%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.93%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.47%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.47%) Hudson
3 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
3 1 (0.47%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.47%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.47%) WinRunner
General
1 16 (7.44%) Finance
2 6 (2.79%) Banking
3 4 (1.86%) Law
4 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.93%) Legal
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Local Government
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (13.02%) Analyst
2 21 (9.77%) Administrator
3 17 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 13 (6.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (6.05%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (6.05%) Wintel Engineer
6 11 (5.12%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (4.65%) Mobility Engineer
7 10 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 10 (4.65%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 9 (4.19%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 9 (4.19%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (3.72%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (3.72%) Unix Administrator
10 7 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (3.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (3.26%) Solaris Administrator
11 6 (2.79%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.33%) J2EE
2 3 (1.40%) Java EE
3 2 (0.93%) .NET
3 2 (0.93%) Middleware
3 2 (0.93%) REST
3 2 (0.93%) XML
3 2 (0.93%) XSD
4 1 (0.47%) JSP
4 1 (0.47%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) RESTful
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.91%) Clustering
3 13 (6.05%) Private Cloud
4 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.26%) CESG
5 7 (3.26%) EMC VNX
5 7 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.26%) Replication
6 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.33%) PKI
8 4 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.93%) Handset
9 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.47%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 132 (61.40%) Windows
2 70 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 64 (29.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (19.53%) Linux
4 42 (19.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (13.02%) Windows 7
6 25 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (7.91%) Solaris
9 14 (6.51%) Unix
10 12 (5.58%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (5.58%) Windows 10
11 10 (4.65%) Android
12 9 (4.19%) Apple iOS
12 9 (4.19%) Windows Phone
13 8 (3.72%) AIX
14 6 (2.79%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.40%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.07%) ITIL
2 24 (11.16%) Migration
3 23 (10.70%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (7.44%) DevOps
5 12 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (5.12%) Application Packaging
7 9 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (4.19%) Server Building
8 8 (3.72%) Kanban
9 7 (3.26%) Scrum
9 7 (3.26%) Unit Testing
9 7 (3.26%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (2.79%) Change Control
10 6 (2.79%) Change Management
10 6 (2.79%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (2.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 5 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.37%) PowerShell
2 38 (17.67%) SQL
3 14 (6.51%) Bash Shell
4 12 (5.58%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.72%) VBScript
6 7 (3.26%) Java
7 6 (2.79%) C
8 2 (0.93%) C#
9 1 (0.47%) C-shell
9 1 (0.47%) Korn
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (19.53%) Security Cleared
2 34 (15.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 31 (14.42%) SC Cleared
4 24 (11.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.98%) MCSA
6 12 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.58%) MCSE
7 8 (3.72%) Degree
8 7 (3.26%) CCNA
8 7 (3.26%) VCP6
9 6 (2.79%) CCNP
10 5 (2.33%) MCITP
10 5 (2.33%) MCTS
11 4 (1.86%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.86%) ACSA
11 4 (1.86%) CCENT
11 4 (1.86%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.86%) VCAP
12 2 (0.93%) MCP
13 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
System Software
1 122 (56.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (46.05%) Active Directory
3 50 (23.26%) vSphere
4 38 (17.67%) Hyper-V
5 25 (11.63%) VMware ESX
6 18 (8.37%) XenApp
7 15 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (6.98%) NFS
7 15 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (6.51%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (1.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (1.86%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.86%) XenServer
11 3 (1.40%) Docker
11 3 (1.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (1.40%) vCloud
11 3 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.93%) KVM
12 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (12.56%) SCCM
2 24 (11.16%) vRealize
3 23 (10.70%) PowerCLI
4 14 (6.51%) WSUS
5 11 (5.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (4.19%) SCOM
7 8 (3.72%) AirWatch
7 8 (3.72%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (3.26%) Backup Exec
9 6 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (2.33%) XenMobile
11 4 (1.86%) NetBackup
12 3 (1.40%) Ansible
13 2 (0.93%) Hyperic
13 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.93%) SnapMirror
13 2 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 109 (50.70%) Microsoft
2 71 (33.02%) Citrix
3 51 (23.72%) Cisco
4 30 (13.95%) Oracle
5 28 (13.02%) NetApp
6 27 (12.56%) EMC
7 21 (9.77%) IBM
8 18 (8.37%) HP
9 15 (6.98%) Apple
9 15 (6.98%) Dell
10 14 (6.51%) CommVault
10 14 (6.51%) Sun
11 13 (6.05%) Red Hat
11 13 (6.05%) Symantec
12 12 (5.58%) AppSense
12 12 (5.58%) CheckPoint
13 8 (3.72%) Canon
13 8 (3.72%) F5
14 7 (3.26%) Veritas
15 5 (2.33%) Altiris
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