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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 30 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 39 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 9.18% 8.64% 7.14%
As % of the System Software category 21.20% 20.00% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 7
Median daily rate £325 £420 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +58.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £348 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £440 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +63.74%
VMware Infrastructure
Renfrewshire

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
184 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 43.29% 43.21% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 26 28
Median daily rate £321 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.40% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 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 29 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Erskine region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
3 51 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 50 (83.33%) Windows
5 40 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 38 (63.33%) Windows Server
7 37 (61.67%) Hyper-V
8 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (60.00%) SQL
8 36 (60.00%) SQL Server
9 33 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (53.33%) DNS
11 31 (51.67%) Citrix
11 31 (51.67%) PowerShell
12 27 (45.00%) SC Cleared
12 27 (45.00%) DHCP
12 27 (45.00%) MCSA
13 25 (41.67%) ITIL
13 25 (41.67%) HP
13 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (35.00%) SAN
14 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
15 19 (31.67%) OpenStack
16 17 (28.33%) Clustering
16 17 (28.33%) Test Scripting
17 16 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (26.67%) Change Management
18 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (25.00%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 19 (31.67%) OpenStack
2 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
3 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (6.67%) Live Communications Server
6 4 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
7 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.33%) Apache
9 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (53.33%) DNS
2 27 (45.00%) DHCP
3 21 (35.00%) SAN
4 5 (8.33%) SMTP
4 5 (8.33%) WAN
5 4 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.33%) VPN
7 1 (1.67%) Firewall
7 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.67%) LDAP
7 1 (1.67%) NAS
7 1 (1.67%) Skype
7 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 11 (18.33%) HP UFT
2 11 (18.33%) WinRunner
3 7 (11.67%) MSI
4 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Administrator
3 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Mobility Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Tools Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Lync Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) WinForms
1 6 (10.00%) WPF
1 6 (10.00%) XML
1 6 (10.00%) XSD
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) LAMP
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Clustering
2 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
4 11 (18.33%) PDA
5 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (10.00%) PKI
6 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
6 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (6.67%) Replication
7 3 (5.00%) Private Cloud
8 2 (3.33%) CESG
9 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (83.33%) Windows
2 38 (63.33%) Windows Server
3 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (18.33%) AIX
6 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (3.33%) Android
8 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.67%) Solaris
9 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 17 (28.33%) Test Scripting
3 16 (26.67%) Change Management
4 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
4 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 9 (15.00%) Conflict Management
6 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.67%) High Availability
7 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Migration
9 5 (8.33%) OO
9 5 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) Server Building
10 4 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) SQL
2 31 (51.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.00%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) VBScript
4 5 (8.33%) C
4 5 (8.33%) C++
4 5 (8.33%) COBOL
4 5 (8.33%) Java
4 5 (8.33%) PL/1
4 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) C-shell
6 1 (1.67%) Korn
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (45.00%) MCSA
3 27 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (20.00%) MCSE
6 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
6 11 (18.33%) MCITP
6 11 (18.33%) MCTS
7 6 (10.00%) Degree
8 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (61.67%) Hyper-V
3 15 (25.00%) vSphere
4 12 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.67%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.67%) Samba
7 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.67%) UAG
7 1 (1.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (18.33%) McAfee ePO
1 11 (18.33%) Netcool
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) SCOM
2 6 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 5 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (8.33%) WSUS
4 4 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.33%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.33%) OpenView
6 1 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.67%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.67%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (51.67%) Citrix
4 25 (41.67%) HP
5 13 (21.67%) AppSense
6 11 (18.33%) Intel Security
6 11 (18.33%) Veritas
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle
8 6 (10.00%) CA
8 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.33%) arcserve
10 4 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.67%) Altiris
10 4 (6.67%) Brocade
10 4 (6.67%) Lumension
10 4 (6.67%) Symantec
11 2 (3.33%) Apple
12 1 (1.67%) Lotus
12 1 (1.67%) Opsware