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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 12 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 13.33% 8.70% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 43.48% 24.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 3
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£343 £291 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -37.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% -0.55%
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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
23 50 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 30.67% 36.23% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 48 12
Average daily rate £345 £313 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% -16.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £380 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 2 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) HP
7 10 (41.67%) Citrix
8 9 (37.50%) VMware ESX
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 7 (29.17%) Clustering
10 7 (29.17%) SAN
10 7 (29.17%) DNS
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
11 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (25.00%) Change Management
11 6 (25.00%) vSphere
12 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
12 5 (20.83%) Veritas
12 5 (20.83%) MCSA
12 5 (20.83%) DHCP
12 5 (20.83%) ITIL
13 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 4 (16.67%) REXX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Lync
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) IPv4
3 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) IPsec
4 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSI
2 3 (12.50%) WinRunner
2 3 (12.50%) TestDirector
2 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.33%) InstallShield
3 2 (8.33%) AdminStudio
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Development Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) XSD
1 2 (8.33%) WinForms
1 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) PDA
2 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) AIX
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.67%) Server Building
4 3 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.67%) REXX
3 4 (16.67%) Tcl
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.83%) MCSA
5 3 (12.50%) MCSE
5 3 (12.50%) MCTS
5 3 (12.50%) MCITP
5 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (25.00%) vSphere
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (12.50%) WMI
2 3 (12.50%) Netcool
2 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.33%) WSUS
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Veritas
5 3 (12.50%) McAfee
5 3 (12.50%) AppSense
6 2 (8.33%) Altiris
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) CA
6 2 (8.33%) EMC