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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 64 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.30% 1.97% 2.16%
As % of the System Software category 21.84% 26.88% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
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£325 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+70.45% +2.32%
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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
87 93 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.98% 7.35% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 16
Average daily rate £295 £338 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £123 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £496 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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 7 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 7 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 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.40%) SAN
4 11 (23.40%) Firewall
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Finance
5 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
6 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.15%) vSphere
7 8 (17.02%) ITIL
7 8 (17.02%) Linux
7 8 (17.02%) Cisco
7 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (17.02%) Change Management
8 7 (14.89%) EMC
8 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
8 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (12.77%) Performance Testing
9 6 (12.77%) SCCM
9 6 (12.77%) vCloud
9 6 (12.77%) HP
9 6 (12.77%) DNS
9 6 (12.77%) JBoss
9 6 (12.77%) DHCP
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle
9 6 (12.77%) Migration
9 6 (12.77%) Degree
10 5 (10.64%) Service Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 6 (12.77%) JBoss
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) SAN
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 6 (12.77%) DHCP
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) LDAP
4 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.26%) NAS
5 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Test Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) OAuth
4 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
5 4 (8.51%) Android
5 4 (8.51%) UNIX
6 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) AIX
8 1 (2.13%) HPUX
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
1 8 (17.02%) Change Management
2 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
3 6 (12.77%) Performance Testing
3 6 (12.77%) Migration
4 5 (10.64%) Service Management
4 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
4 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.51%) Open Source
5 4 (8.51%) Validation
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.38%) Release Management
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
7 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.38%) Python
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.26%) OCP
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.13%) HND
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
1 9 (19.15%) vSphere
2 6 (12.77%) vCloud
3 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.26%) Samba
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.26%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) NFS
6 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (6.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) WSUS
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco
5 7 (14.89%) EMC
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle
6 6 (12.77%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) Veeam
8 3 (6.38%) Citrix
8 3 (6.38%) CommVault
9 2 (4.26%) NetApp
9 2 (4.26%) BMC
9 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.26%) Brocade
10 1 (2.13%) Symantec
10 1 (2.13%) McAfee
10 1 (2.13%) Splunk
10 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.13%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.13%) Veritas
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