Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 62 69
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.78% 4.17% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 5.86% 10.71% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 42
Median daily rate £381 £375 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +34.53% -29.87%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £190
90th Percentile £446 £545 £467
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £285
% change year-on-year +6.67% +31.58% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £17.90 £17.50
% change year-on-year +95.53% +2.29% -33.33%

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 290 579 754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.46% 38.94% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 320 408
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £215
90th Percentile £569 £575 £552
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 19
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +57.41% -15.60%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.17 £10.44
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate £23.36 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +33.46% +9.38% -41.82%

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 8 August 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 8 August 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) vSphere
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
8 5 (29.41%) Fault Management
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (17.65%) PowerCLI
10 3 (17.65%) VSAN
10 3 (17.65%) vRealize
10 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
10 3 (17.65%) VMware NSX
10 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) Dell

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) VSAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) Fault Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Network Management
6 1 (5.88%) Personalization
6 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Server Management
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (17.65%) VMware NSX
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) PowerCLI
2 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
2 3 (17.65%) vRealize
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
5 1 (5.88%) Ivanti
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter