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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 18 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.88% 19.40% 11.76%
As % of the System Software category 38.18% 41.27% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 3
Average daily rate £405 £347 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.55% +15.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.38 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+25.43% +50.25%
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
55 63 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 33.74% 47.01% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 4
Average daily rate £350 £350 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £412 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 -11 20 £410 +19.27%
Paisley - 1 £263 -
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
3 22 (70.97%) PowerShell
4 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
5 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
7 17 (54.84%) Change Management
7 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (51.61%) SQL
9 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
9 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (48.39%) MCSA
9 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
10 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
11 13 (41.94%) DNS
12 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (35.48%) MSI
13 11 (35.48%) Citrix
14 10 (32.26%) WinForms
14 10 (32.26%) XML
14 10 (32.26%) XSD
14 10 (32.26%) VBScript
14 10 (32.26%) C#
14 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (32.26%) Performance Management
14 10 (32.26%) WPF
14 10 (32.26%) Performance Testing

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
2 5 (16.13%) Lync
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Live Communications Server
3 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
3 8 (25.81%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
2 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MSI
2 8 (25.81%) TestDirector
3 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
3 7 (22.58%) HP UFT
3 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
3 7 (22.58%) WinRunner
4 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Tools Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Development Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) WinForms
1 10 (32.26%) WPF
1 10 (32.26%) XML
1 10 (32.26%) XSD
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) PDA
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (22.58%) AIX
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
6 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Change Management
2 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
3 10 (32.26%) Performance Management
3 10 (32.26%) Performance Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
5 7 (22.58%) OO
5 7 (22.58%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 7 (22.58%) Web Development
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
9 1 (3.23%) Records Management
9 1 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) PowerShell
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) VBScript
4 7 (22.58%) C
4 7 (22.58%) C++
4 7 (22.58%) COBOL
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) PL/1
4 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) MCSA
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (22.58%) Degree
5 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
5 7 (22.58%) MCITP
5 7 (22.58%) MCSE
5 7 (22.58%) MCTS
6 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
1 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
2 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
2 7 (22.58%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (22.58%) Netcool
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Citrix
4 9 (29.03%) HP
5 7 (22.58%) McAfee
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle
5 7 (22.58%) Veritas