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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 24 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.62% 1.65% 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 22.94% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 20
Median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £246 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £472 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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
102 109 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.14% 7.19% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 56
Median daily rate £375 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 3 December 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 3 December 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
3 24 (63.16%) Windows
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco
6 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
7 14 (36.84%) Citrix
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (34.21%) VMware ESX
9 11 (28.95%) ITIL
10 10 (26.32%) DNS
10 10 (26.32%) DHCP
10 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
10 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
11 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.68%) Finance
12 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (21.05%) vSphere
13 7 (18.42%) XenApp
13 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
13 7 (18.42%) SCCM
13 7 (18.42%) SCOM
13 7 (18.42%) Firewall
13 7 (18.42%) NetApp
13 7 (18.42%) Linux
13 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
14 6 (15.79%) DevOps

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 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DHCP
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) LAN
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
4 5 (13.16%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) VLAN
6 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.89%) VPN
6 3 (7.89%) VXLAN
7 2 (5.26%) BGP
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security
7 2 (5.26%) OSPF
7 2 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) DMZ
8 1 (2.63%) NAS
8 1 (2.63%) SSL
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.63%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Administrator
1 5 (13.16%) Analyst
1 5 (13.16%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) Java EE
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) Replication
4 4 (10.53%) EMC VNX
4 4 (10.53%) PKI
4 4 (10.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) CMDB
6 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (18.42%) Linux
6 6 (15.79%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
6 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.89%) Kanban
6 3 (7.89%) People Management
6 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
4 2 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) VCAP
3 2 (5.26%) VCP6
4 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware ESX
3 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (21.05%) vSphere
5 7 (18.42%) XenApp
5 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (7.89%) vCloud
8 3 (7.89%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (2.63%) Docker
10 1 (2.63%) KVM
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
1 7 (18.42%) SCOM
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) WSUS
4 3 (7.89%) vRealize
5 2 (5.26%) Hyperic
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.63%) Ansible
6 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco
4 14 (36.84%) Citrix
5 7 (18.42%) NetApp
6 6 (15.79%) EMC
7 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
8 3 (7.89%) Juniper
8 3 (7.89%) Symantec
9 2 (5.26%) AppSense
9 2 (5.26%) Brocade
9 2 (5.26%) CA
9 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.26%) Varonis
10 1 (2.63%) CommVault
10 1 (2.63%) F5
10 1 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Lumension
10 1 (2.63%) Prolexic
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