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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 11 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 19.85% 10.71% 7.32%
As % of the System Software category 43.33% 60.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Average daily rate
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£347 £301 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% -29.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £321 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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
60 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.80% 17.86% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 7
Average daily rate £350 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

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 29 January 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (75.61%) SC Cleared
2 31 (75.61%) Security Cleared
3 29 (70.73%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
4 21 (51.22%) VMware ESX
5 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) DHCP
7 16 (39.02%) DNS
7 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (39.02%) Citrix
7 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
9 13 (31.71%) HP
9 13 (31.71%) Replication
10 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (29.27%) vSphere
10 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
10 12 (29.27%) MS Project
10 12 (29.27%) MS Office
11 11 (26.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 10 (24.39%) SAN
12 10 (24.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
12 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
12 10 (24.39%) IPsec
12 10 (24.39%) Altiris
13 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Project
1 12 (29.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) DHCP
1 16 (39.02%) DNS
2 10 (24.39%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) IPsec
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) WinRunner
1 3 (7.32%) TestDirector
1 3 (7.32%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) MSI
2 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.44%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Build Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Replication
2 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (17.07%) Clustering
4 3 (7.32%) PDA
4 3 (7.32%) Fat Client
4 3 (7.32%) Open Source
4 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) AIX
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.32%) HPUX
4 3 (7.32%) Solaris
4 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
2 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
4 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
4 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (2.44%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) REXX
3 1 (2.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) SC Cleared
1 31 (75.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.32%) MCTS
3 3 (7.32%) MCITP
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
1 21 (51.22%) VMware ESX
2 12 (29.27%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) vCloud
3 3 (7.32%) KVM
3 3 (7.32%) RHEV
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (24.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.32%) Netcool
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (39.02%) Citrix
4 13 (31.71%) HP
5 10 (24.39%) Altiris
6 7 (17.07%) Veritas
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco
8 4 (9.76%) EMC
9 3 (7.32%) Dell
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle
9 3 (7.32%) McAfee
9 3 (7.32%) NetApp
9 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.44%) Symantec
10 1 (2.44%) CA