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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 15 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.41% 4.35% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 7.69% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£258 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.96% +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
28 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 41.18% 56.52% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 18
Average daily rate £300 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 3 £258 -28.96%
VMware
Scotland

VMware
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro