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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 1.87% 2.06%
As % of the System Software category 31.03% 24.73% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 2
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£418 £329 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.99% +40.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £214 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £382 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +11.11%
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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
58 93 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.22% 7.55% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 27
Average daily rate £400 £345 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £172 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £24.75 £10.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.50% -32.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £15.70 £26.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (48.89%) SAN
3 19 (42.22%) Windows
4 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (35.56%) JBoss
6 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 13 (28.89%) Linux
7 13 (28.89%) NAS
8 11 (24.44%) Migration
8 11 (24.44%) Replication
8 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 10 (22.22%) Firewall
9 10 (22.22%) ITIL
9 10 (22.22%) Clustering
9 10 (22.22%) SCCM
10 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle
10 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
10 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (15.56%) HP
11 7 (15.56%) EMC
11 7 (15.56%) Apache
11 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (15.56%) SCOM
11 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
12 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
12 6 (13.33%) Tomcat

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (35.56%) JBoss
2 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (15.56%) Apache
4 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.44%) IIS
7 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) SAN
2 13 (28.89%) NAS
3 10 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) LDAP
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
5 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Informix
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (31.11%) Administrator
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Build Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.44%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) OAuth
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Replication
2 10 (22.22%) Clustering
3 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.89%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) CESG
5 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.67%) UNIX
9 2 (4.44%) AIX
10 1 (2.22%) HPUX
10 1 (2.22%) Solaris
10 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Migration
2 10 (22.22%) ITIL
3 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
6 4 (8.89%) Data Security
6 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Management
7 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL V2
8 2 (4.44%) SOA
8 2 (4.44%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) SABSA
8 2 (4.44%) Coaching
9 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) C
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) RHCE
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCTS
4 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.22%) DICOM
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.44%) vCloud
4 2 (4.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) SCOM
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Oracle
5 7 (15.56%) HP
5 7 (15.56%) EMC
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco
7 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 4 (8.89%) Apple
7 4 (8.89%) Veeam
7 4 (8.89%) F5
8 3 (6.67%) Veritas
8 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.44%) Brocade
10 1 (2.22%) Splunk
10 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.22%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) Dell
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