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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 16 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.86% 8.97% 5.08%
As % of the System Software category 20.59% 31.82% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
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£423 £301 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.59% -35.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.00% +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 Erskine region.

System Software Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 43.04% 28.21% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 18
Average daily rate £348 £324 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.49% -12.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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 17 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (65.63%) VMware ESX
2 21 (65.63%) SC Cleared
2 21 (65.63%) Security Cleared
3 20 (62.50%) SQL
4 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (46.88%) Citrix
6 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 10 (31.25%) IPsec
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) vSphere
8 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) Clustering
9 8 (25.00%) Veritas
9 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (18.75%) MCSE
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.75%) SAN
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco
11 5 (15.63%) AIX
11 5 (15.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (15.63%) Change Management
12 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
12 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
12 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
12 4 (12.50%) Software Testing

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Project
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) IPsec
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) WinRunner
1 4 (12.50%) TestDirector
1 4 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.25%) MSI
2 2 (6.25%) InstallShield
2 2 (6.25%) AdminStudio
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Build Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) PDA
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) REXX
3 2 (6.25%) Tcl
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) SC Cleared
1 21 (65.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) MCSE
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.50%) MCSA
3 4 (12.50%) MCTS
3 4 (12.50%) MCITP
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) VMware ESX
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (31.25%) vSphere
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.13%) KVM
6 1 (3.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (12.50%) Netcool
2 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.25%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) WMI
5 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) Citrix
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Veritas
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (12.50%) McAfee
7 3 (9.38%) Altiris
8 2 (6.25%) Symantec
8 2 (6.25%) CA
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle