The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 67 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.59% 1.99% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 30.23% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Average daily rate
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£258 £250 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% -41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.10% 6.57% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 10
Average daily rate £225 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £190 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Glasgow region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Validation
7 4 (33.33%) IPsec
7 4 (33.33%) vSphere
7 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
8 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
8 3 (25.00%) Wireless
8 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) IIS
9 2 (16.67%) MS Office
9 2 (16.67%) VoIP
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) CRM
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (16.67%) SAN
9 2 (16.67%) VPN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) H.323
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) VCAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (8.33%) Meru Networks
5 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco