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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 72 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 1.52% 1.65%
As % of the System Software category 14.71% 32.79% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Average daily rate £350 £500 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +80.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £333 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £550 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.38 £17.27
% change year-on-year
+46.38% +70.14%
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 61 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.24% 4.65% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 40
Average daily rate £363 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
5 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (37.14%) DNS
8 12 (34.29%) DHCP
8 12 (34.29%) Citrix
9 11 (31.43%) Cisco
9 11 (31.43%) SCCM
10 10 (28.57%) SCOM
10 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (28.57%) Linux
10 10 (28.57%) ITIL
10 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 10 (28.57%) Finance
11 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.86%) DevOps
12 8 (22.86%) XenApp
12 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
13 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
14 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
14 6 (17.14%) Puppet
14 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) DHCP
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) HTTP
5 4 (11.43%) FTP
5 4 (11.43%) IPsec
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) WAN
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.71%) Firewall
7 2 (5.71%) LDAP
7 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security
7 2 (5.71%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Informix
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Fiddler
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.86%) Boxen
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Server Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Servlets
2 3 (8.57%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (5.71%) LAMP
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.43%) Unix
8 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (5.71%) Solaris
9 1 (2.86%) Android
9 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Kanban
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
8 2 (5.71%) Change Control
8 2 (5.71%) High Availability
8 2 (5.71%) Release Management
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) VBScript
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) HNC
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (22.86%) XenApp
3 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
4 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (11.43%) Xen
7 2 (5.71%) Docker
7 2 (5.71%) Firmware
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (5.71%) vCloud
7 2 (5.71%) vSphere
8 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCCM
2 10 (28.57%) SCOM
3 6 (17.14%) Puppet
4 4 (11.43%) WSUS
5 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) Citrix
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 5 (14.29%) IBM
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) AppSense
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) Apple
8 2 (5.71%) Meraki
8 2 (5.71%) Sun
8 2 (5.71%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) Veeam
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) NetApp
9 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago