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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 13 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.08% 5.33% 8.33%
As % of the System Software category 35.90% 22.22% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
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£334 £318 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -25.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.88%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

System Software Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.45% 24.00% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 12
Average daily rate £347 £378 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (68.57%) VMware ESX
2 24 (68.57%) SC Cleared
2 24 (68.57%) Security Cleared
3 23 (65.71%) SQL
4 18 (51.43%) Citrix
5 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
6 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 10 (28.57%) IPsec
8 10 (28.57%) Windows
8 10 (28.57%) vSphere
9 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
9 9 (25.71%) Clustering
9 9 (25.71%) Veritas
9 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (22.86%) AIX
10 8 (22.86%) SAN
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.00%) MCSE
12 6 (17.14%) DNS
12 6 (17.14%) DHCP
12 6 (17.14%) Change Management
13 5 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
13 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) IPsec
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) WinRunner
1 5 (14.29%) TestDirector
1 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.71%) MSI
2 2 (5.71%) InstallShield
2 2 (5.71%) AdminStudio
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) PDA
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) AIX
4 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) HPUX
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.14%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.86%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) VB
3 2 (5.71%) REXX
3 2 (5.71%) Tcl
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) SC Cleared
1 24 (68.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCSA
3 5 (14.29%) MCTS
3 5 (14.29%) MCITP
3 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) VMware ESX
2 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) vSphere
4 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.57%) KVM
5 3 (8.57%) RHEV
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Netcool
1 5 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) WMI
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Veritas
5 5 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) McAfee
6 4 (11.43%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.57%) Altiris
8 2 (5.71%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) CA