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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 10 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 20.73% 12.70% 8.33%
As % of the System Software category 43.59% 53.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £301 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% -29.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.88 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.88% +12.50%
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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
39 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 47.56% 23.81% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 11
Average daily rate £325 £410 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) Security Cleared
3 20 (64.52%) VMware ESX
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Citrix
5 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
6 10 (32.26%) IPsec
6 10 (32.26%) vSphere
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) SAN
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) Clustering
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (22.58%) Veritas
8 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (19.35%) AIX
10 5 (16.13%) MCSE
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
11 4 (12.90%) Replication
11 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (12.90%) EMC
11 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.90%) HP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (12.90%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Project
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) IPsec
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) SAN
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) WinRunner
1 3 (9.68%) TestDirector
1 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Build Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) PDA
3 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) AIX
3 3 (9.68%) HPUX
3 3 (9.68%) Solaris
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
3 3 (9.68%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.23%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
1 22 (70.97%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 3 (9.68%) MCTS
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) VMware ESX
2 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (32.26%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) KVM
4 3 (9.68%) RHEV
5 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (9.68%) Netcool
1 3 (9.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) Veritas
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) HP
6 4 (12.90%) EMC
7 3 (9.68%) Altiris
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.68%) McAfee
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) Dell