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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 70 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 29 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.15% 1.31% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 16.20% 19.79% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 15
Median daily rate £426 £199 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.46% -43.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £138 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £343 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +87.50%
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

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
179 96 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.29% 6.63% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 38 53
Median daily rate £375 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £114 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £48.75 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.52% +59.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (64.15%) Windows
3 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
4 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
5 23 (43.40%) Citrix
6 21 (39.62%) Linux
6 21 (39.62%) PowerShell
6 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
8 15 (28.30%) XenApp
9 14 (26.42%) XenDesktop
9 14 (26.42%) VMware ESX
10 13 (24.53%) Python
10 13 (24.53%) DevOps
10 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
11 12 (22.64%) WSUS
11 12 (22.64%) VBScript
12 11 (20.75%) DNS
12 11 (20.75%) DHCP
12 11 (20.75%) Clustering
12 11 (20.75%) Finance
12 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (20.75%) NetScaler
12 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (18.87%) Build Automation
13 10 (18.87%) Disclosure Scotland
13 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (16.98%) SCCM

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (9.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.55%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) GeoServer
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) Bluemix
3 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DHCP
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
1 11 (20.75%) NetScaler
2 6 (11.32%) SAN
3 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) HTTP
4 3 (5.66%) Internet
4 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) LDAP
4 3 (5.66%) Skype
4 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.66%) WAN
5 2 (3.77%) FTP
5 2 (3.77%) IPsec
5 2 (3.77%) NAS
5 2 (3.77%) SSL
5 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.89%) VLAN
6 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.66%) Informix
3 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
1 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) Hudson
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 2 (3.77%) Ant
4 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Gradle
4 2 (3.77%) Grunt
4 2 (3.77%) gulp
4 2 (3.77%) InstallShield
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) MSI
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Build Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Server Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) VMware Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Build Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Storage Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Middleware
1 4 (7.55%) REST
1 4 (7.55%) RESTful
1 4 (7.55%) Servlets
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) J2EE
2 3 (5.66%) Java EE
3 2 (3.77%) JDBC
3 2 (3.77%) JSP
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) Flask
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) OpenLayers
4 1 (1.89%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) Client/Server
2 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.55%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.89%) BYOD
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Informatics
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
5 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.09%) Unix
7 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.66%) Solaris
8 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.77%) AIX
9 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) DevOps
3 10 (18.87%) Build Automation
3 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.98%) Application Packaging
4 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) Kanban
5 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Scrum
7 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.77%) High Availability
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (3.77%) Server Building
8 2 (3.77%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) PowerShell
2 13 (24.53%) Python
3 12 (22.64%) VBScript
4 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.32%) Java
7 4 (7.55%) C#
8 3 (5.66%) Perl
9 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.77%) C
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby
10 1 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) VCAP
1 4 (7.55%) VCP6
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.89%) CCNP
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.30%) XenApp
3 14 (26.42%) VMware ESX
3 14 (26.42%) XenDesktop
4 6 (11.32%) Docker
4 6 (11.32%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (5.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.77%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.77%) Xen
7 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.89%) GeoWebCache
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.89%) vCloud
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) WSUS
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (16.98%) SCCM
4 8 (15.09%) Puppet
4 8 (15.09%) vRealize
5 4 (7.55%) Ansible
5 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (7.55%) SCOM
5 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
6 3 (5.66%) XenMobile
7 2 (3.77%) CA Wily
7 2 (3.77%) logstash
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.77%) rkt
7 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (43.40%) Citrix
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.32%) EMC
6 5 (9.43%) NetApp
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle
7 4 (7.55%) Atlassian
8 3 (5.66%) AppSense
8 3 (5.66%) Sun
9 2 (3.77%) Google
9 2 (3.77%) IBM
9 2 (3.77%) Infoblox
9 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.77%) Splunk
9 2 (3.77%) Veeam
10 1 (1.89%) Brocade
10 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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