The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 18 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.75% 7.53% 4.76%
As % of the System Software category 20.59% 28.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate
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£420 £265 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.49% -42.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -6.52%
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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 Erskine region.

System Software Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.50% 26.88% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 18
Average daily rate £375 £310 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.86%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Erskine region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) VMware ESX
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
3 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) Citrix
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) Server Building
8 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (29.63%) IPsec
10 7 (25.93%) vSphere
10 7 (25.93%) Clustering
10 7 (25.93%) Veritas
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 5 (18.52%) HP
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (18.52%) Change Management
13 4 (14.81%) McAfee
13 4 (14.81%) Netcool
13 4 (14.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
13 4 (14.81%) MCTS
13 4 (14.81%) MCITP
13 4 (14.81%) PDA
13 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.41%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) IPsec
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) WinRunner
1 4 (14.81%) TestDirector
1 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.41%) MSI
2 2 (7.41%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.41%) AdminStudio
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) PDA
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.81%) AIX
4 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Server Building
2 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) REXX
3 2 (7.41%) Tcl
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.81%) MCTS
3 4 (14.81%) MCITP
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware ESX
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) vSphere
4 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Netcool
1 4 (14.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) WMI
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Citrix
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Veritas
5 5 (18.52%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 4 (14.81%) McAfee
7 3 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (7.41%) CA
8 2 (7.41%) Symantec
8 2 (7.41%) Altiris
8 2 (7.41%) F5