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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 25 34 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.46% 3.87% 2.85%
As % of the Vendors category 11.86% 8.43% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.27% -2.22%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 236 261 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 46.00% 45.87% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 142 191
Median daily rate £370 £300 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -24.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.37% -29.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware.

1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 29 (43.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (36.36%) Linux
4 21 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
6 18 (27.27%) AIX
7 17 (25.76%) EMC
7 17 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (24.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 16 (24.24%) SAN
8 16 (24.24%) Unix
9 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
9 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (21.21%) Citrix
10 14 (21.21%) DHCP
10 14 (21.21%) DNS
11 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 12 (18.18%) Firewall
12 11 (16.67%) Finance
12 11 (16.67%) Dell
12 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
14 9 (13.64%) ITIL
14 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
14 9 (13.64%) vSphere
15 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related 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 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) SAN
2 14 (21.21%) DHCP
2 14 (21.21%) DNS
3 12 (18.18%) Firewall
4 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.09%) Network Security
6 4 (6.06%) WAN
7 3 (4.55%) NAS
7 3 (4.55%) VoIP
8 2 (3.03%) Internet
8 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.03%) VPN
8 2 (3.03%) VSAN
9 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.03%) Hudson
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Law
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Migration Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) AIX Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Designer
5 4 (6.06%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.55%) Email Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) IT Support
6 3 (4.55%) Server Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Unix Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.03%) CSS
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
1 2 (3.03%) jQuery
1 2 (3.03%) Node.js
1 2 (3.03%) Sass
1 2 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.52%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
4 18 (27.27%) AIX
5 17 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (24.24%) Unix
7 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (6.06%) Tru64
11 4 (6.06%) Windows 10
12 3 (4.55%) Solaris
12 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.52%) CentOS
13 1 (1.52%) HPUX
13 1 (1.52%) SUSE
13 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
4 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.06%) Time Management
5 3 (4.55%) Change Control
5 3 (4.55%) Change Management
5 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.55%) Email Migration
5 3 (4.55%) High Availability
5 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (4.55%) Service Management
5 3 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.03%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.09%) Perl
4 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.06%) Python
4 4 (6.06%) Ruby
5 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.55%) C
6 2 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (3.03%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) MCSA
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.64%) vSphere
4 7 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.06%) VMware Server
7 3 (4.55%) Squid
7 3 (4.55%) Terminal Server
7 3 (4.55%) XenApp
8 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.52%) KVM
9 1 (1.52%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (10.61%) WSUS
3 6 (9.09%) Ansible
3 6 (9.09%) yum
4 5 (7.58%) SCCM
5 4 (6.06%) PowerCLI
5 4 (6.06%) vRealize
6 3 (4.55%) SCOM
6 3 (4.55%) SELinux
7 2 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (3.03%) SnapMirror
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) EMC
3 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 14 (21.21%) Citrix
5 11 (16.67%) Dell
6 8 (12.12%) Cisco
7 6 (9.09%) HP
7 6 (9.09%) IBM
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle
8 4 (6.06%) NetApp
8 4 (6.06%) Veritas
9 3 (4.55%) ArcSight
9 3 (4.55%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.55%) Tripwire
9 3 (4.55%) Veeam
10 2 (3.03%) AppDynamics
10 2 (3.03%) Avaya
10 2 (3.03%) Lotus
10 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard