Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 13 December 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 58 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 -28 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 65 36 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.77% 2.84% 5.55%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 7.00% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 43
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -11.11%
10th Percentile £201 £250 £165
90th Percentile £500 £438 £408
Scotland median daily rate £355 £400 £315
% change year-on-year -11.25% +26.98% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £160.00 - £11.00
10th Percentile £155.00 - £10.50
90th Percentile £165.00 - £11.50
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +40.00% +29.87% +4.05%

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 715 514 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.47% 40.60% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 261 261
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £213 £198 £200
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +70.45% -33.33%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.05 £9.55
90th Percentile £54.70 £33.63 £45.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +17.20%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware.

1 32 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (47.69%) Windows
3 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (32.31%) Linux
5 18 (27.69%) SCCM
5 18 (27.69%) Windows Server
6 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (24.62%) Ansible
7 16 (24.62%) Migration
7 16 (24.62%) Python
8 14 (21.54%) DevOps
9 13 (20.00%) Docker
9 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (18.46%) vSphere
11 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
11 11 (16.92%) Finance
11 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
12 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 10 (15.38%) Office 365
13 9 (13.85%) IaaS
13 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
13 9 (13.85%) Puppet
13 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (13.85%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (13.85%) Subversion
13 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (12.31%) Citrix
14 8 (12.31%) DNS

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Office 365
2 9 (13.85%) IaaS
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.08%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.08%) Yammer
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.54%) Datadog
7 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) DHCP
1 8 (12.31%) DNS
2 7 (10.77%) Firewall
3 6 (9.23%) VSAN
4 5 (7.69%) VPN
5 4 (6.15%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.08%) Skype
6 2 (3.08%) VLAN
7 1 (1.54%) ISDN
7 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.54%) VoIP
7 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
1 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.23%) InstallShield
3 6 (9.23%) MSI
3 6 (9.23%) Wise Package Studio
4 5 (7.69%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.15%) Artifactory
5 4 (6.15%) GitLab
5 4 (6.15%) GoCD
5 4 (6.15%) Maven
5 4 (6.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.62%) Hudson
7 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.54%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.54%) webpack
7 1 (1.54%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 11 (16.92%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Junior
7 2 (3.08%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) LDAP
2 1 (1.54%) lodash
2 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.54%) Redux
2 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) iPhone
3 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.54%) PDA
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Linux
3 18 (27.69%) Windows Server
4 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
6 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.08%) AIX
9 2 (3.08%) Solaris
9 2 (3.08%) Unix
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) CentOS
10 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.54%) DC/OS
10 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Migration
2 14 (21.54%) DevOps
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (10.77%) Software Deployment
5 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Server Management
6 5 (7.69%) Storage Management
6 5 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.62%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.62%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.08%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (3.08%) Open Source
8 2 (3.08%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Python
2 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.31%) Perl
4 6 (9.23%) VB
4 6 (9.23%) VBScript
5 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.69%) SQL
6 3 (4.62%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) ES6
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) CCA
3 5 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.15%) CCEA
4 4 (6.15%) MCITP
4 4 (6.15%) MCSE
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) VCAP
4 4 (6.15%) VCP4
4 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (20.00%) Docker
4 12 (18.46%) vSphere
5 9 (13.85%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (10.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
7 6 (9.23%) VMware NSX
8 5 (7.69%) XenApp
9 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
10 3 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.54%) Firmware
11 1 (1.54%) KVM
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) SCCM
2 16 (24.62%) Ansible
3 9 (13.85%) Puppet
4 7 (10.77%) vRealize
5 5 (7.69%) Packer
5 5 (7.69%) Terraform
6 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.54%) Graphite
8 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.54%) HP ALM
8 1 (1.54%) Icinga
8 1 (1.54%) Malwarebytes
8 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Citrix
3 5 (7.69%) Dell
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) HP
5 3 (4.62%) Juniper
6 2 (3.08%) Apple
6 2 (3.08%) F5
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 2 (3.08%) Splunk
7 1 (1.54%) Avaya
7 1 (1.54%) Google
7 1 (1.54%) McAfee
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp
7 1 (1.54%) New Relic
7 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.54%) Sophos
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) Veritas