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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 8 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 17.70% 10.14% 6.98%
As % of the System Software category 45.45% 46.67% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.78% -14.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.38 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +11.11%
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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
44 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 38.94% 21.74% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 11
Average daily rate £325 £425 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
3 23 (67.65%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) VMware ESX
5 17 (50.00%) Citrix
6 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) Windows
9 10 (29.41%) vSphere
9 10 (29.41%) IPsec
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (23.53%) Clustering
11 8 (23.53%) SAN
11 8 (23.53%) Veritas
11 8 (23.53%) DHCP
11 8 (23.53%) DNS
11 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
12 7 (20.59%) AIX
13 6 (17.65%) HP
13 6 (17.65%) MCSE
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (14.71%) Replication
14 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (14.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
14 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
14 5 (14.71%) Cisco

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Project
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) IPsec
2 8 (23.53%) SAN
2 8 (23.53%) DHCP
2 8 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) NAS
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) WinRunner
1 4 (11.76%) TestDirector
1 4 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.94%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.94%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Build Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 4 (11.76%) PDA
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
4 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (20.59%) AIX
4 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX
5 3 (8.82%) HPUX
5 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Change Management
2 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
2 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
2 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 3 (8.82%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) REXX
3 1 (2.94%) Tcl
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) SC Cleared
1 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) MCSE
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) MCSA
3 4 (11.76%) MCTS
3 4 (11.76%) MCITP
3 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) VMware ESX
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 10 (29.41%) vSphere
4 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) KVM
5 3 (8.82%) RHEV
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.94%) vCloud
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (11.76%) Netcool
2 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Citrix
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) Veritas
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
7 4 (11.76%) EMC
7 4 (11.76%) McAfee
7 4 (11.76%) Altiris
8 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (2.94%) CA
9 1 (2.94%) Dell