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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 36 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.24% 1.79% 1.18%
As % of the System Software category 34.62% 25.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 1
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£363 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+72.41% +1.16%
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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
104 92 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.48% 7.17% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 20
Average daily rate £350 £338 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £116 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £494 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -50.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.88%

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 July 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 July 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 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (51.72%) Windows
3 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.31%) ITIL
5 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
5 16 (27.59%) SAN
6 15 (25.86%) Change Management
7 14 (24.14%) Red Hat
7 14 (24.14%) Cisco
8 13 (22.41%) vSphere
9 12 (20.69%) EMC
9 12 (20.69%) Linux
9 12 (20.69%) Firewall
10 11 (18.97%) Finance
10 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (18.97%) vCloud
10 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (17.24%) Test Strategy
11 10 (17.24%) JBoss
12 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.79%) DNS
13 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
13 8 (13.79%) SCCM
14 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Satellite
14 7 (12.07%) Puppet
14 7 (12.07%) Perl
14 7 (12.07%) Python
14 7 (12.07%) Degree

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (17.24%) JBoss
2 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.72%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) SAN
2 12 (20.69%) Firewall
3 8 (13.79%) DNS
4 5 (8.62%) DHCP
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) VPN
6 2 (3.45%) LDAP
6 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security
7 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Administrator
2 12 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Manager
4 7 (12.07%) VMWare Administrator
5 6 (10.34%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) OAuth
4 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.90%) Android
6 4 (6.90%) UNIX
6 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) Solaris
8 2 (3.45%) AIX
8 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) HPUX
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 15 (25.86%) Change Management
3 10 (17.24%) Test Strategy
4 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) Validation
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
8 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.17%) Release Management
8 3 (5.17%) Test Management
8 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
9 2 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) Perl
1 7 (12.07%) Python
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) VBScript
3 1 (1.72%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) OCP
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCTS
3 1 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) DICOM
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) vSphere
3 11 (18.97%) vCloud
4 5 (8.62%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.90%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (3.45%) Samba
6 2 (3.45%) NFS
7 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) SCCM
2 7 (12.07%) Puppet
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (6.90%) SCOM
4 3 (5.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.45%) WSUS
6 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.14%) Cisco
3 14 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 12 (20.69%) EMC
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle
5 6 (10.34%) Brocade
6 4 (6.90%) Veeam
6 4 (6.90%) HP
7 3 (5.17%) Citrix
7 3 (5.17%) CommVault
8 2 (3.45%) BMC
8 2 (3.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.72%) Splunk
9 1 (1.72%) Veritas
9 1 (1.72%) Altiris
9 1 (1.72%) Reuters
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