Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

VMware
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 7.14% 10.42% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 14.49% 20.83% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Aberdeen median daily rate £288 £306 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +33.15% -25.81%
10th Percentile £150 £190 £213
90th Percentile £438 £339 £251
Scotland median daily rate £400 £319 £325
% change year-on-year +25.49% -1.92% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate £21.50 £40.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.58% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% +14.86% -26.00%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Aberdeen.

All Vendors
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 69 48 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 49.29% 50.00% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 16
Aberdeen median daily rate £363 £318 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.17% +38.04% -33.09%
10th Percentile £150 £260 £135
90th Percentile £449 £356 £506
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 4
Aberdeen median hourly rate £39.50 £26.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.06% -32.91% +203.85%
10th Percentile £11.76 £14.25 £29.87
90th Percentile £49.88 £41.38 £112.65
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Aberdeen

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Aberdeen

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Aberdeen

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware in Aberdeen.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) EMC VNX
5 3 (30.00%) EMC VNXe
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (20.00%) WSUS
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (10.00%) PABX
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) PABX
3 1 (10.00%) VSAT
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Server Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) EMC VNX
1 3 (30.00%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) EMC
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft