Period
to 17 September 2019

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 17 September 2019 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
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 61 65
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware 54 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.82% 3.48% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 9.78% 8.14% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 22
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £313 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.83% +14.93%
10th Percentile £203 £191 £250
90th Percentile £568 £465 £425
Scotland median daily rate £375 £300 £395
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.05% +17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £160.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.33 £17.75 £25.63
% change year-on-year -2.39% -30.73% -35.94%

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 552 762 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.07% 42.78% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 408 273
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £262 £217 £195
90th Percentile £576 £556 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.81% -17.16% +39.09%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.53 £10.25
90th Percentile £35.75 £32.33 £28.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.90 £16.06 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.49% -35.78% -30.56%

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 17 September 2019.

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 17 September 2019, 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 34 (62.96%) Linux
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (40.74%) Migration
4 20 (37.04%) NetApp
5 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
5 19 (35.19%) Puppet
6 18 (33.33%) SQL
7 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.63%) Middleware
8 16 (29.63%) Azure
9 15 (27.78%) IIS
9 15 (27.78%) Apache
9 15 (27.78%) JBoss
10 14 (25.93%) Bash Shell
10 14 (25.93%) Public Sector
11 13 (24.07%) CentOS
11 13 (24.07%) Python
12 12 (22.22%) Ruby
12 12 (22.22%) Runbook
13 11 (20.37%) Ingres
13 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
13 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
14 10 (18.52%) Office 365
14 10 (18.52%) Cisco
15 9 (16.67%) Dell
15 9 (16.67%) EMC
15 9 (16.67%) Citrix
16 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

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 15 (27.78%) Apache
1 15 (27.78%) IIS
1 15 (27.78%) JBoss
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Azure
2 10 (18.52%) Office 365
3 6 (11.11%) AWS
4 3 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) npm
6 1 (1.85%) IaaS
6 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
2 3 (5.56%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) Skype
2 3 (5.56%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Ingres
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Ant
2 2 (3.70%) Hudson
2 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.85%) gulp
3 1 (1.85%) MSTest
3 1 (1.85%) NUnit
3 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 14 (25.93%) Public Sector
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) French Language
4 2 (3.70%) German Language
4 2 (3.70%) Hindi Language
4 2 (3.70%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.70%) Japanese Language
4 2 (3.70%) Korean Language
4 2 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Russian Language
4 2 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Migration Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Designer
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Developer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Middleware
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) REST
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.70%) Sass
5 2 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) CSS
6 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.85%) LAMP
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) OOCSS
6 1 (1.85%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) CMDB
4 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Linux
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) CentOS
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
6 4 (7.41%) SUSE
6 4 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.56%) AIX
7 3 (5.56%) Solaris
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.70%) Unix
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.85%) Android
9 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Migration
2 12 (22.22%) Runbook
3 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) DevOps
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
6 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.41%) Service Design
8 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.56%) Patch Management
8 3 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.56%) Use Case
8 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.70%) Open Source
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
2 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 13 (24.07%) Python
5 12 (22.22%) Ruby
6 4 (7.41%) Java
7 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.70%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) ES6
9 1 (1.85%) Korn
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) MCSE
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) CCNA
2 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.96%) MCSA
3 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) RHCA
4 4 (7.41%) RHCE
4 4 (7.41%) RHCSA
4 4 (7.41%) VCP6
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.85%) CCNP
6 1 (1.85%) Degree
6 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
6 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (9.26%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (3.70%) Xen
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (35.19%) Puppet
2 5 (9.26%) SCCM
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.70%) Icinga
4 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.85%) Ansible
5 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) NetApp
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
4 10 (18.52%) Cisco
5 9 (16.67%) Citrix
5 9 (16.67%) Dell
5 9 (16.67%) EMC
6 7 (12.96%) Intel
7 6 (11.11%) IBM
7 6 (11.11%) Oracle
8 3 (5.56%) Symantec
9 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
9 2 (3.70%) BMC
9 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.70%) Sun
9 2 (3.70%) Veritas
10 1 (1.85%) Aruba
10 1 (1.85%) Avaya
10 1 (1.85%) Juniper
10 1 (1.85%) Veeam