The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 35 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.83% 5.10% 7.07%
As % of the System Software category 20.96% 13.89% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 7
Average daily rate £367 £425 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +41.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £421 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £445 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +31.25%
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 Renfrewshire region.

System Software Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
167 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 46.91% 36.73% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 27 24
Average daily rate £330 £375 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.25 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -12 35 £367 -13.58%
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (85.19%) Windows
3 44 (81.48%) Microsoft
4 42 (77.78%) Active Directory
5 39 (72.22%) Security Cleared
6 33 (61.11%) Windows Server
7 32 (59.26%) Hyper-V
8 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (55.56%) SQL
9 30 (55.56%) PowerShell
9 30 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
11 26 (48.15%) MCSA
11 26 (48.15%) SC Cleared
12 25 (46.30%) Citrix
12 25 (46.30%) DNS
13 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (37.04%) DHCP
15 19 (35.19%) HP
15 19 (35.19%) Test Scripting
15 19 (35.19%) Change Management
16 18 (33.33%) ITIL
16 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (31.48%) OpenStack
18 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
18 15 (27.78%) SAN
19 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 14 (25.93%) vSphere
20 13 (24.07%) VMware ESX
20 13 (24.07%) Clustering

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 17 (31.48%) OpenStack
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.41%) Live Communications Server
4 4 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.70%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) DNS
2 20 (37.04%) DHCP
3 15 (27.78%) SAN
4 5 (9.26%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.85%) LDAP
5 1 (1.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) TestDirector
2 12 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 12 (22.22%) WinRunner
3 10 (18.52%) MSI
4 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.85%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.85%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Build Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Tools Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Tester
7 1 (1.85%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Expert
7 1 (1.85%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) WinForms
1 8 (14.81%) WPF
1 8 (14.81%) XML
1 8 (14.81%) XSD
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Clustering
2 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (22.22%) PDA
3 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (7.41%) Replication
6 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) CESG
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (85.19%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 30 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (22.22%) AIX
6 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 12 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) Unix
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Change Management
1 19 (35.19%) Test Scripting
2 18 (33.33%) ITIL
3 12 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 8 (14.81%) Conflict Management
5 8 (14.81%) Performance Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.96%) Performance Management
7 6 (11.11%) Migration
7 6 (11.11%) OO
7 6 (11.11%) Project Management
7 6 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.41%) Server Building
8 4 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) C#
2 8 (14.81%) VBScript
3 6 (11.11%) C
3 6 (11.11%) C++
3 6 (11.11%) COBOL
3 6 (11.11%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) PL/1
3 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.85%) C-shell
5 1 (1.85%) Korn
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (48.15%) MCSA
3 26 (48.15%) SC Cleared
4 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (24.07%) MCSE
6 12 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 12 (22.22%) MCITP
6 12 (22.22%) MCTS
7 7 (12.96%) Degree
8 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 42 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 32 (59.26%) Hyper-V
3 14 (25.93%) vSphere
4 13 (24.07%) VMware ESX
5 9 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Samba
6 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) UAG
6 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
1 12 (22.22%) Netcool
2 5 (9.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.70%) OpenView
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
5 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.85%) Perfmon
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 25 (46.30%) Citrix
4 19 (35.19%) HP
5 12 (22.22%) Intel Security
5 12 (22.22%) Veritas
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle
7 7 (12.96%) AppSense
8 4 (7.41%) Altiris
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.85%) Apple
10 1 (1.85%) CA
10 1 (1.85%) Lotus
10 1 (1.85%) Opsware