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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 49 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.69% 1.02% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 16.95% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £213 £350 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% +35.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £350 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £365 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +30.85%
VMware Infrastructure
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
59 54 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.95% 6.11% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 16
Median daily rate £250 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £195 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
5 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) HP
6 10 (34.48%) SAN
6 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
8 8 (27.59%) DHCP
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (24.14%) Citrix
9 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) AIX
11 5 (17.24%) ITIL
11 5 (17.24%) MS Office
11 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
11 5 (17.24%) Cisco
11 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
3 8 (27.59%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Build Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.45%) DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.69%) AIX
7 3 (10.34%) Unix
8 2 (6.90%) Solaris
9 1 (3.45%) HPUX
9 1 (3.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
2 4 (13.79%) Server Building
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) High Availability
3 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) MCSA
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.24%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.90%) RHEV
5 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.45%) KVM
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas File System
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.79%) EMC
6 4 (13.79%) F5
6 4 (13.79%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Altiris
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle
9 1 (3.45%) AppSense
9 1 (3.45%) Opsware
9 1 (3.45%) Sun
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec
9 1 (3.45%) Veeam
9 1 (3.45%) Veritas