Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 33 40
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +28
Contract jobs citing VMware 37 54 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.86% 4.86% 3.74%
As % of the Vendors category 7.01% 10.29% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 37
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.73% -7.86% +18.64%
10th Percentile £250 £159 £240
90th Percentile £436 £420 £405
Scotland median daily rate £398 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +22.31% - -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £11.00 -
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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 528 525 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.84% 47.25% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 248 344
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £202 £214 £182
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -35.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £61.25
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%

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 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware.

1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 15 (40.54%) Windows
4 14 (37.84%) ITIL
4 14 (37.84%) Migration
5 13 (35.14%) Linux
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
6 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
8 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (21.62%) EMC
9 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
10 7 (18.92%) Citrix
10 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
11 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
11 6 (16.22%) Release Management
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
11 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
11 6 (16.22%) Project Management
11 6 (16.22%) AIX
11 6 (16.22%) SOAP
11 6 (16.22%) XML
11 6 (16.22%) XSLT
11 6 (16.22%) C++
11 6 (16.22%) vSphere
11 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell

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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) VSAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) EDMS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.70%) GitLab
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) SOAP
1 6 (16.22%) XML
1 6 (16.22%) XSLT
2 2 (5.41%) lodash
2 2 (5.41%) Redux
2 2 (5.41%) RESTful
2 2 (5.41%) RxJS
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Linux
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) AIX
6 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) Unix
8 2 (5.41%) CentOS
8 2 (5.41%) Solaris
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
1 14 (37.84%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 6 (16.22%) Release Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
4 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) Service Management
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.81%) Security Patching
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
2 6 (16.22%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) ES6
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Go
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
1 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) vSphere
4 4 (10.81%) Docker
4 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (10.81%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) Squid
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (8.11%) SELinux
3 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) vCenter Server
3 2 (5.41%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) EMC
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
3 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) CommVault
4 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.41%) Avaya
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) Tripwire
7 1 (2.70%) Altiris
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) Black Duck
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam