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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 50 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 23 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.71% 1.31% 1.57%
As % of the System Software category 27.71% 15.45% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 10
Median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £272 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +44.53%

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
83 123 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.79% 8.51% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 23
Median daily rate £395 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (66.67%) Windows
3 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
4 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 20 (41.67%) DNS
5 20 (41.67%) Citrix
6 19 (39.58%) DHCP
7 18 (37.50%) VMware ESX
7 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
8 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco
10 14 (29.17%) XenApp
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (27.08%) XenDesktop
12 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (25.00%) Windows 10
13 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
13 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
13 11 (22.92%) Finance
14 10 (20.83%) SCCM
14 10 (20.83%) DevOps
15 9 (18.75%) vSphere
15 9 (18.75%) SCOM
15 9 (18.75%) ITIL
15 9 (18.75%) Linux
16 8 (16.67%) SQL
16 8 (16.67%) NetScaler

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 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) DNS
2 19 (39.58%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 7 (14.58%) Internet
4 7 (14.58%) VXLAN
5 6 (12.50%) Firewall
6 5 (10.42%) LAN
6 5 (10.42%) WAN
7 4 (8.33%) VLAN
8 3 (6.25%) SAN
8 3 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.25%) VPN
9 2 (4.17%) BGP
9 2 (4.17%) OSPF
10 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (2.08%) LDAP
10 1 (2.08%) Network Security
10 1 (2.08%) Skype
10 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.17%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Law
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix Support
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) PKI
3 4 (8.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Licensing
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
6 9 (18.75%) Linux
7 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.17%) Solaris
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) DevOps
3 9 (18.75%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.25%) Kanban
7 3 (6.25%) People Management
7 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) VCAP
3 2 (4.17%) VCP6
4 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) CISSP
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 14 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (29.17%) XenApp
4 13 (27.08%) XenDesktop
5 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
6 9 (18.75%) vSphere
7 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) SCCM
2 9 (18.75%) SCOM
3 5 (10.42%) Ansible
3 5 (10.42%) vRealize
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (4.17%) SnapMirror
4 2 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Citrix
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) NetApp
5 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (4.17%) CA
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
7 2 (4.17%) Varonis
8 1 (2.08%) CommVault
8 1 (2.08%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) Sophos
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