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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 71 45 71
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 45 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 2.68% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 13.27% 37.82% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £501 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +30.85%
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
113 119 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.68% 7.09% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 50
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £25.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (58.33%) Windows
3 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (39.58%) Citrix
6 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (29.17%) VMware ESX
8 14 (29.17%) Linux
9 13 (27.08%) VBScript
9 13 (27.08%) WSUS
10 12 (25.00%) Clustering
10 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
11 11 (22.92%) XenApp
11 11 (22.92%) XenDesktop
11 11 (22.92%) NetScaler
11 11 (22.92%) DevOps
11 11 (22.92%) Python
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco
12 10 (20.83%) Application Packaging
12 10 (20.83%) Build Automation
13 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 9 (18.75%) vRealize
13 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
13 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.75%) Finance
13 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.17%) Bluemix
2 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) NetScaler
2 6 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (8.33%) DHCP
3 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) SSL
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (4.17%) BGP
5 2 (4.17%) HTTP
5 2 (4.17%) LAN
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
5 2 (4.17%) NAS
5 2 (4.17%) OSPF
5 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (4.17%) VXLAN
5 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.08%) DMZ
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security
6 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.17%) DB2
3 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.25%) Hudson
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) Ant
3 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.17%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.17%) Gradle
3 2 (4.17%) Grunt
3 2 (4.17%) gulp
3 2 (4.17%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 2 (4.17%) MSI
3 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (18.75%) Build Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Build Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Storage Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) VMWare Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) RESTful
2 4 (8.33%) Java EE
2 4 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (4.17%) JDBC
4 2 (4.17%) JSP
4 2 (4.17%) Middleware
4 2 (4.17%) Servlets
4 2 (4.17%) SOAP
4 2 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) Flask
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) Node.js
5 1 (2.08%) OpenLayers
5 1 (2.08%) PostGIS
5 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.33%) EMC VNX
6 2 (4.17%) CMDB
6 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.08%) BYOD
7 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.08%) Informatics
7 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (29.17%) Linux
4 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (4.17%) AIX
8 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) DevOps
3 10 (20.83%) Application Packaging
3 10 (20.83%) Build Automation
4 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.25%) Change Management
8 3 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.17%) High Availability
9 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.17%) Network Design
9 2 (4.17%) Project Management
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Service Management
9 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (27.08%) VBScript
3 11 (22.92%) Python
4 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) Java
6 5 (10.42%) SQL
7 4 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) C
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) VCAP
1 4 (8.33%) VCP6
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) VMware ESX
3 11 (22.92%) XenApp
3 11 (22.92%) XenDesktop
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (8.33%) Docker
5 4 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (6.25%) vCloud
7 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.17%) VirtualBox
8 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.08%) GeoWebCache
8 1 (2.08%) KVM
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) WSUS
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (18.75%) vRealize
4 5 (10.42%) SCCM
5 4 (8.33%) Ansible
5 4 (8.33%) Puppet
5 4 (8.33%) Tivoli
6 3 (6.25%) SCOM
7 2 (4.17%) CA Wily
7 2 (4.17%) Hyperic
7 2 (4.17%) logstash
7 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.17%) rkt
7 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Zenoss
8 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 19 (39.58%) Citrix
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco
5 7 (14.58%) NetApp
6 6 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (6.25%) AppSense
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.17%) Brocade
8 2 (4.17%) Google
8 2 (4.17%) Infoblox
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle
8 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.17%) Splunk
8 2 (4.17%) Veeam
9 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.08%) Lumension
9 1 (2.08%) Prolexic
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec