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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 65 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 38 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 2.23% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 12.94% 35.85% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 2
Median daily rate £375 £363 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +23.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £279 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £492 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +2.88%
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
85 106 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.42% 6.22% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 60
Median daily rate £275 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £238 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £30.50 £25.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.79% +110.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (58.54%) Windows
3 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
4 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
5 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
6 16 (39.02%) Citrix
7 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
7 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (31.71%) WSUS
8 13 (31.71%) Clustering
8 13 (31.71%) VBScript
8 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Clustering
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
9 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
9 11 (26.83%) Linux
9 11 (26.83%) Cisco
10 10 (24.39%) XenApp
10 10 (24.39%) XenDesktop
10 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (21.95%) DevOps
12 8 (19.51%) Disclosure Scotland
12 8 (19.51%) vSphere
12 8 (19.51%) Build Automation
12 8 (19.51%) Application Packaging
12 8 (19.51%) NetApp
12 8 (19.51%) Client/Server
13 7 (17.07%) Scrum
13 7 (17.07%) EMC

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 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Bluemix
3 2 (4.88%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
2 5 (12.20%) SAN
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) VXLAN
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) BGP
5 2 (4.88%) NAS
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) OSPF
5 2 (4.88%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (4.88%) SSL
5 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) VLAN
5 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.44%) DMZ
6 1 (2.44%) HTTP
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.44%) QGIS
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.88%) Hudson
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.44%) Bower
3 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) Gradle
3 1 (2.44%) Grunt
3 1 (2.44%) gulp
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (21.95%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Build Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Build Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Storage Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) VMWare Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) REST
2 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 3 (7.32%) Java EE
2 3 (7.32%) RESTful
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) Flask
4 1 (2.44%) JDBC
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (2.44%) OpenLayers
4 1 (2.44%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.44%) Sass
4 1 (2.44%) Servlets
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Clustering
2 8 (19.51%) Client/Server
3 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.20%) EMC VNX
5 3 (7.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
4 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.76%) Unix
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.44%) AIX
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps
3 8 (19.51%) Application Packaging
3 8 (19.51%) Build Automation
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Kanban
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) High Availability
9 2 (4.88%) Network Design
9 2 (4.88%) Service Management
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.44%) Change Control
10 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) People Management
10 1 (2.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
2 13 (31.71%) VBScript
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.76%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.32%) SQL
7 2 (4.88%) C
7 2 (4.88%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.76%) VCAP
2 4 (9.76%) VCP6
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
3 10 (24.39%) XenApp
3 10 (24.39%) XenDesktop
4 8 (19.51%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (7.32%) Docker
6 3 (7.32%) vCloud
7 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.44%) GeoWebCache
7 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.44%) KVM
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 13 (31.71%) WSUS
2 7 (17.07%) vRealize
3 5 (12.20%) SCCM
4 4 (9.76%) SCOM
5 3 (7.32%) Ansible
5 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.88%) Hyperic
6 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) CA Wily
7 1 (2.44%) logstash
7 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.44%) Puppet
7 1 (2.44%) rkt
7 1 (2.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 16 (39.02%) Citrix
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco
5 8 (19.51%) NetApp
6 7 (17.07%) EMC
7 3 (7.32%) AppSense
8 2 (4.88%) Brocade
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.88%) Infoblox
8 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.44%) CommVault
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) Juniper
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam