The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 49 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 45 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.68% 0.85% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 39.47% 13.33% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £293 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -31.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
114 75 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.78% 6.38% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 24
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £110 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £506 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.25 £12.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.41% -64.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £11.30 £32.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £17.60 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Edinburgh region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Edinburgh region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (54.24%) Windows
3 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.90%) ITIL
5 19 (32.20%) Cisco
5 19 (32.20%) SAN
6 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
7 16 (27.12%) vSphere
8 14 (23.73%) Firewall
9 13 (22.03%) Change Management
9 13 (22.03%) Finance
10 12 (20.34%) EMC
10 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
11 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (16.95%) SCCM
12 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
12 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (16.95%) Linux
13 9 (15.25%) JBoss
13 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
13 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (15.25%) vCloud
14 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Satellite
14 8 (13.56%) Puppet
14 8 (13.56%) Performance Testing
14 8 (13.56%) HP
14 8 (13.56%) DNS
14 8 (13.56%) MS Office

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) JBoss
2 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) Lync
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Office
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) PaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) SAN
2 14 (23.73%) Firewall
3 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.56%) DNS
5 5 (8.47%) DHCP
6 3 (5.08%) Network Security
6 3 (5.08%) NAS
6 3 (5.08%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) LAN
8 1 (1.69%) WLAN
8 1 (1.69%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Administrator
2 13 (22.03%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (16.95%) Test Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) VMWare Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) OAuth
4 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) GIS
5 1 (1.69%) CESG
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (54.24%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (16.95%) Linux
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Android
6 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.39%) UNIX
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.69%) AIX
8 1 (1.69%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Change Management
3 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
4 8 (13.56%) Performance Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Open Source
7 4 (6.78%) Validation
7 4 (6.78%) Migration
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.08%) Release Management
8 3 (5.08%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
8 3 (5.08%) Test Management
9 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) Perl
1 8 (13.56%) Python
2 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) VBScript
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCTS
3 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) DICOM
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.12%) vSphere
3 9 (15.25%) vCloud
4 5 (8.47%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Server
6 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.39%) XenApp
8 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) SCCM
2 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 4 (6.78%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.78%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.20%) Cisco
4 12 (20.34%) EMC
4 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Brocade
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle
8 4 (6.78%) Veeam
9 3 (5.08%) Veritas
9 3 (5.08%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) Citrix
9 3 (5.08%) CommVault
10 2 (3.39%) Symantec
10 2 (3.39%) BMC
10 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.69%) Sun
11 1 (1.69%) McAfee
11 1 (1.69%) Wyse
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