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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 24 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.77% 1.13% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 36.92% 13.98% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
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£450 £268 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -25.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £240 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £384 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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
65 93 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.80% 8.08% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 27
Average daily rate £425 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £161 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) SAN
3 17 (44.74%) Windows
4 13 (34.21%) NAS
5 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (31.58%) JBoss
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
6 11 (28.95%) Clustering
7 10 (26.32%) SCCM
7 10 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (26.32%) Replication
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
8 9 (23.68%) Migration
9 8 (21.05%) Firewall
9 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
10 7 (18.42%) SCOM
10 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
10 7 (18.42%) Apache
10 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (15.79%) RHCE
11 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
11 6 (15.79%) SQL
11 6 (15.79%) ITIL
11 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (31.58%) JBoss
2 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.42%) Apache
4 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.26%) IIS
7 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
1 1 (2.63%) PaaS
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 13 (34.21%) NAS
3 8 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Informix
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (28.95%) Administrator
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Build Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Data Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) OAuth
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Clustering
2 10 (26.32%) Replication
3 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (10.53%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) CESG
5 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Data Security
4 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL V2
6 2 (5.26%) SOA
6 2 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) SABSA
6 2 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) RHCE
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) DICOM
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 10 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 7 (18.42%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) EMC
6 4 (10.53%) Apple
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
6 4 (10.53%) Veeam
6 4 (10.53%) F5
7 3 (7.89%) Veritas
7 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
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