Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 57 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 53 66
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.26% 3.58% 4.91%
As % of the Vendors category 8.91% 9.25% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 37
Median daily rate £450 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +40.35% -12.31%
10th Percentile £205 £213 £210
90th Percentile £625 £500 £413
Scotland median daily rate £425 £410 £325
% change year-on-year +3.66% +26.15% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.00% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £36.60 £15.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year +140.79% -5.00% +23.08%

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 404 573 515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.59% 38.66% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 336 289
Median daily rate £428 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £213 £234 £223
90th Percentile £625 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.75 £15.81 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.92% +7.70% +33.45%
10th Percentile £12.40 £12.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £26.75 £44.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -13.16%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware in Glasgow over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware in Glasgow

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for VMware in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (50.00%) Linux
4 16 (44.44%) Windows
5 14 (38.89%) Configuration Management
5 14 (38.89%) DevOps
6 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 12 (33.33%) Apache
7 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 11 (30.56%) DNS
8 11 (30.56%) DHCP
8 11 (30.56%) HTTP
8 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (30.56%) Puppet
8 11 (30.56%) nginx
9 10 (27.78%) Java
10 9 (25.00%) IIS
10 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.00%) AWS
10 9 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (22.22%) Google App Engine
11 8 (22.22%) Open Source
11 8 (22.22%) Ansible
11 8 (22.22%) GCP
11 8 (22.22%) Mongrel

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 12 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (30.56%) nginx
3 9 (25.00%) IIS
3 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (22.22%) Jetty
4 8 (22.22%) Mongrel
4 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (25.00%) AWS
2 8 (22.22%) GCP
2 8 (22.22%) Google App Engine
3 3 (8.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.56%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) Azure
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (30.56%) DHCP
2 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 11 (30.56%) HTTP
3 8 (22.22%) FTP
3 8 (22.22%) IPsec
3 8 (22.22%) SSL
4 4 (11.11%) SMTP
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Travis CI
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) GitLab
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.56%) ICT Officer
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Server Support
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) Servlets
2 7 (19.44%) J2EE
3 5 (13.89%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) HTML5
4 3 (8.33%) React
4 3 (8.33%) Redux
4 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (11.11%) CentOS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Configuration Management
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.22%) Kanban
3 8 (22.22%) Open Source
4 6 (16.67%) Microservices
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) User Stories
6 4 (11.11%) Fault Management
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 4 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 3 (8.33%) SOA
7 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) Java 8
4 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) MCSA
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.22%) Xen
4 7 (19.44%) vSphere
5 4 (11.11%) Docker
5 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.56%) XenApp
7 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Ansible
3 4 (11.11%) Consul
3 4 (11.11%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.78%) Terraform
5 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Google
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Clearswift
6 3 (8.33%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.56%) CommVault
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) Ivanti
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter