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 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 54 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.29% 2.95% 2.06%
As % of the System Software category 16.39% 28.57% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £467 £350
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.88% 10.33% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 25
Average daily rate £340 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £270 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £467 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.58%
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 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
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) SCCM
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) SAN
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (26.09%) HP
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (21.74%) vSphere
7 5 (21.74%) Lync
7 5 (21.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (21.74%) Office 365
7 5 (21.74%) Dell
7 5 (21.74%) CommVault
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Symantec
7 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) Lync
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Tools Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.70%) vCloud
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) HP
5 5 (21.74%) Dell
5 5 (21.74%) CommVault
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (4.35%) McAfee
8 1 (4.35%) AppSense
8 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.35%) Lumension