Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 38 27
Rank change year-on-year -23 -11 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 49 66 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.31% 4.68% 6.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.04% 12.74% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 44
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £285 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.58% -18.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £208 £198 £154
90th Percentile £553 £423 £425
Scotland median daily rate £400 £325 £359
% change year-on-year +23.08% -9.41% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £12.25 - £10.50
90th Percentile £12.75 - £11.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.20 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +23.08% -64.63%

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 542 518 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.62% 36.71% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 293 283
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +8.82%
10th Percentile £250 £217 £180
90th Percentile £551 £520 £488
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.41 £13.50 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.11% -6.83% -12.18%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £29.65 £44.50 £41.63
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £16.76 £19.25
% change year-on-year +4.42% -12.94% -48.67%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019, 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 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
5 17 (34.69%) Linux
6 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (26.53%) Finance
9 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
9 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (22.45%) Office 365
11 10 (20.41%) XenDesktop
11 10 (20.41%) SCCM
11 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
11 10 (20.41%) Citrix
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (16.33%) MCSE
12 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
12 8 (16.33%) Skype
12 8 (16.33%) Windows 10
13 7 (14.29%) DevOps
13 7 (14.29%) Ansible
13 7 (14.29%) Docker
13 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
13 7 (14.29%) Puppet
13 7 (14.29%) Cisco
13 7 (14.29%) Red Hat

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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.45%) Office 365
3 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.20%) OneDrive
4 4 (8.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) IaaS
5 2 (4.08%) npm
5 2 (4.08%) Yammer
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.04%) Datadog
6 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Skype
2 6 (12.24%) DHCP
2 6 (12.24%) DNS
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
3 4 (8.16%) SMS
3 4 (8.16%) VPN
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Subversion
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Hudson
4 2 (4.08%) InstallShield
4 2 (4.08%) MSI
4 2 (4.08%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.04%) gulp
5 1 (2.04%) MSTest
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (12.24%) Analyst
1 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.16%) Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
3 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (8.16%) IT Support
4 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Packager
4 3 (6.12%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.08%) REST
2 2 (4.08%) Sass
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) OOCSS
3 1 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.12%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (6.12%) FMCG
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (34.69%) Linux
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
5 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.33%) Windows 10
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.16%) Android
8 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) AIX
9 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.08%) Solaris
9 2 (4.08%) SUSE
10 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.04%) CentOS
10 1 (2.04%) DC/OS
10 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) DevOps
2 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) Server Management
3 5 (10.20%) Storage Management
4 4 (8.16%) Antivirus Management
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
4 4 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.12%) ERP
5 3 (6.12%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (6.12%) Service Design
5 3 (6.12%) Use Case
5 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) VB
3 5 (10.20%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) Perl
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) VBScript
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) ES6
6 1 (2.04%) Korn
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) MCSE
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) CCA
3 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (10.20%) VCAP
4 4 (8.16%) CCEA
4 4 (8.16%) MCITP
4 4 (8.16%) MCSA
4 4 (8.16%) VCP4
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.08%) RHCA
5 2 (4.08%) RHCE
5 2 (4.08%) RHCSA
5 2 (4.08%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 24 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (20.41%) XenDesktop
4 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (14.29%) Docker
6 6 (12.24%) vSphere
6 6 (12.24%) XenApp
7 5 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (8.16%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.04%) Firmware
10 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
10 1 (2.04%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) Ansible
2 7 (14.29%) Puppet
3 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.04%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.04%) Packer
5 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.20%) Dell
4 5 (10.20%) EMC
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) Intel
7 2 (4.08%) Ivanti
7 2 (4.08%) Symantec
7 2 (4.08%) Veritas
8 1 (2.04%) Aruba
8 1 (2.04%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) New Relic
8 1 (2.04%) Splunk