Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -26 +4 +25
Contract jobs citing VMware 38 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.31% 5.59% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 11.48% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 39
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11% +8.87%
10th Percentile £250 £123 £240
90th Percentile £438 £420 £392
Scotland median daily rate £400 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +23.08% -1.52% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +29.87% +4.05% -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 466 514 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.63% 48.67% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 241 347
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -3.57%
10th Percentile £181 £193 £163
90th Percentile £525 £480 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +10.71% -3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -33.33% +13.79%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.55 £12.11
90th Percentile £34.13 £45.25 £35.60
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +18.57% +2.94% +7.80%

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 16 January 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 16 January 2018, 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 (52.63%) Migration
1 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
4 16 (42.11%) Windows
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
6 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 10 (26.32%) Linux
7 10 (26.32%) ITIL
8 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
8 9 (23.68%) Project Management
9 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
10 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
10 7 (18.42%) Office 365
10 7 (18.42%) SOAP
10 7 (18.42%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) XSLT
10 7 (18.42%) C++
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (18.42%) Release Management
10 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
10 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
10 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (18.42%) ISTQB

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 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) EDMS
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.63%) GitLab
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Expert
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) SOAP
1 7 (18.42%) XML
1 7 (18.42%) XSLT
2 2 (5.26%) lodash
2 2 (5.26%) Redux
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) IBM XIV
2 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) BYOD
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 10 (26.32%) Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 5 (13.16%) AIX
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.89%) Solaris
9 2 (5.26%) SUSE
10 1 (2.63%) Android
10 1 (2.63%) Tru64
10 1 (2.63%) Unix
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Migration
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
3 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
5 7 (18.42%) Release Management
5 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) DevOps
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
8 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
8 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.89%) Service Management
9 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) C++
3 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) ES6
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Go
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Docker
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.26%) Firmware
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.63%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.63%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Brocade
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Black Duck
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.63%) McAfee
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Progress
6 1 (2.63%) Veritas