Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 74 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.73% 4.38% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 12.07% 9.58% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 30
Glasgow median daily rate £310 £398 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.01% +15.22% +11.29%
10th Percentile £194 £163 £251
90th Percentile £459 £425 £413
Scotland median daily rate £290 £395 £350
% change year-on-year -26.58% +12.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -31.52% -42.50% -63.64%

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 613 522 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.19% 45.75% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 259 336
Glasgow median daily rate £390 £373 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +12.88% -9.59%
10th Percentile £215 £200 £163
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +134.38% -21.36%
10th Percentile £10.04 £14.49 £15.00
90th Percentile £23.20 £43.10 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -36.78% -33.33% +117.39%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 42 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 37 (50.00%) Citrix
5 35 (47.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (43.24%) Windows Server
7 25 (33.78%) Security Cleared
7 25 (33.78%) DNS
8 24 (32.43%) DHCP
9 22 (29.73%) SCCM
10 21 (28.38%) Ivanti
11 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
12 19 (25.68%) Office 365
12 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
12 19 (25.68%) Finance
13 18 (24.32%) Linux
13 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
14 16 (21.62%) XenApp
14 16 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (20.27%) SC Cleared
15 15 (20.27%) Windows 10
16 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (18.92%) XenDesktop
16 14 (18.92%) SQL
16 14 (18.92%) Migration
16 14 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (17.57%) Clustering
18 12 (16.22%) Cisco
18 12 (16.22%) Veritas

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 9 (12.16%) Skype for Business
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.35%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Office 365
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) DNS
2 24 (32.43%) DHCP
3 7 (9.46%) Firewall
3 7 (9.46%) SAN
3 7 (9.46%) Skype
4 6 (8.11%) 3G
4 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (5.41%) WAN
6 3 (4.05%) LAN
6 3 (4.05%) VLAN
7 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.70%) SMS
8 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.35%) Internet
8 1 (1.35%) IPv4
8 1 (1.35%) VPN
8 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) EDMS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.11%) GoCD
1 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.11%) Subversion
2 5 (6.76%) HP UFT
2 5 (6.76%) WinRunner
3 4 (5.41%) Artifactory
3 4 (5.41%) GitLab
3 4 (5.41%) Maven
3 4 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.41%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.70%) MSI
4 2 (2.70%) PVCS
5 1 (1.35%) TestDirector
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 3 (4.05%) Legal
2 3 (4.05%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Architect
2 11 (14.86%) Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Designer
4 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Designer
5 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Migration Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (2.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Administrator
9 2 (2.70%) Change Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Clustering
2 7 (9.46%) Fat Client
2 7 (9.46%) Thin Client
3 5 (6.76%) PDA
4 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.70%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) BYOD
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 32 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 18 (24.32%) Linux
5 15 (20.27%) Windows 10
6 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (13.51%) AIX
9 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (9.46%) Windows 8
11 4 (5.41%) Solaris
12 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.70%) SUSE
12 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.35%) Android
13 1 (1.35%) Unix
13 1 (1.35%) VMS
13 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Migration
2 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (12.16%) Software Delivery
3 9 (12.16%) Software Testing
4 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.46%) ITIL
6 6 (8.11%) Change Management
6 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (5.41%) DevOps
8 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 14 (18.92%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) Java
4 4 (5.41%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.46%) MCSE
5 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.76%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.05%) Degree
7 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.70%) HND
8 2 (2.70%) MCTS
8 2 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) MCITP
9 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) GDPR
3 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 35 (47.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (21.62%) XenApp
4 14 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (18.92%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.11%) vSphere
6 5 (6.76%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (5.41%) Docker
7 4 (5.41%) ISA Server
8 3 (4.05%) XenServer
9 2 (2.70%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.70%) Firmware
10 1 (1.35%) NFS
10 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
10 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) SCCM
2 9 (12.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (8.11%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (6.76%) Ansible
5 4 (5.41%) Graphite
5 4 (5.41%) HAProxy
5 4 (5.41%) HP ALM
5 4 (5.41%) Icinga
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.41%) Packer
5 4 (5.41%) SCOM
5 4 (5.41%) Terraform
6 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.35%) Netcool
7 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.35%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 37 (50.00%) Citrix
3 21 (28.38%) Ivanti
4 12 (16.22%) Cisco
4 12 (16.22%) Veritas
5 11 (14.86%) Oracle
6 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 7 (9.46%) ThinPrint
8 6 (8.11%) HP
8 6 (8.11%) McAfee
9 4 (5.41%) Dell
9 4 (5.41%) F5
10 3 (4.05%) Brocade
10 3 (4.05%) IBM
10 3 (4.05%) NetApp
10 3 (4.05%) Symantec
11 2 (2.70%) Apple
11 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.70%) EMC
11 2 (2.70%) Palo Alto