The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 0.96% 5.71% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 10.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£375 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
VMware
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 37.50% 54.29% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 25
Average daily rate £330 £376 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -0.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the West Lothian region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

VMware
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -9 1 £375 -
VMware
Scotland

VMware
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec