The first table below looks at the demand for VMware GSX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware GSX over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware GSX Server
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware GSX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.038% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
243 190 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.15% 8.17% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 80 104
Average daily rate £333 £305 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.01% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 18
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -41.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.17 £21.05 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware GSX
UK

VMware GSX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VMware GSX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware GSX
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware GSX Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware GSX
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware GSX 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 GSX.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VMware GSX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware GSX 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 GSX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware