The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 82 70 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 47 62 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 2.27% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 20.35% 23.75% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -
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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 Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
231 261 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.69% 9.55% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 126 75
Average daily rate £280 £315 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £123 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.84 £28.35 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Scotland region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh -10 20 £288 -16.36% 7
Renfrewshire -1 10 £343 +17.69%
Inverclyde -3 4 £250 -
Lanarkshire - 3 £280 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Glasgow -7 1 £295 +12.27% 2
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (64.71%) Windows
3 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
3 37 (36.27%) Active Directory
3 37 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (30.39%) Security Cleared
5 29 (28.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (27.45%) SAN
7 26 (25.49%) PowerShell
8 24 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 21 (20.59%) HP
9 21 (20.59%) Citrix
9 21 (20.59%) ITIL
9 21 (20.59%) SQL
10 20 (19.61%) Change Management
11 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 18 (17.65%) DNS
12 17 (16.67%) Performance Testing
13 16 (15.69%) vSphere
13 16 (15.69%) Migration
14 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (14.71%) Hyper-V
14 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
15 14 (13.73%) SCCM
15 14 (13.73%) VMware ESX
15 14 (13.73%) Firewall
16 13 (12.75%) DHCP
17 11 (10.78%) EMC
17 11 (10.78%) Finance
17 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
1 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.88%) JBoss
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.88%) Lync
4 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Office
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.45%) SAN
2 18 (17.65%) DNS
3 14 (13.73%) Firewall
4 13 (12.75%) DHCP
5 8 (7.84%) NAS
6 7 (6.86%) WAN
7 4 (3.92%) LAN
8 3 (2.94%) LDAP
8 3 (2.94%) IPv4
8 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.94%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.96%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.96%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.96%) IPsec
9 2 (1.96%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.98%) Network Security
10 1 (0.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MSI
2 5 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.94%) WinRunner
4 3 (2.94%) TestDirector
4 3 (2.94%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.96%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (9.80%) Analyst
2 9 (8.82%) Consultant
2 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
3 8 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (7.84%) Test Manager
4 7 (6.86%) Administrator
5 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Architect
6 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.92%) Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Development Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Build Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) XML
2 6 (5.88%) XSD
2 6 (5.88%) .NET
2 6 (5.88%) WinForms
2 6 (5.88%) WPF
3 4 (3.92%) HTML
3 4 (3.92%) Application Packaging
4 3 (2.94%) CSS
4 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.96%) OAuth
5 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.98%) Middleware
6 1 (0.98%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.98%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.86%) Clustering
4 4 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.94%) PDA
5 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.94%) Replication
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.98%) GIS
7 1 (0.98%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.98%) CESG
7 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (64.71%) Windows
2 37 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (28.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (9.80%) Linux
6 8 (7.84%) UNIX
7 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.88%) AIX
9 3 (2.94%) Solaris
9 3 (2.94%) Android
9 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.98%) HPUX
11 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) ITIL
2 20 (19.61%) Change Management
3 17 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 16 (15.69%) Migration
5 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 8 (7.84%) Service Management
6 8 (7.84%) Server Building
7 7 (6.86%) Test Strategy
7 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.86%) Test Scripting
7 7 (6.86%) Performance Management
8 6 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 6 (5.88%) Change Control
9 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.92%) Project Management
10 4 (3.92%) Validation
10 4 (3.92%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.92%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 21 (20.59%) SQL
3 9 (8.82%) VBScript
4 7 (6.86%) C#
5 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.90%) REXX
6 5 (4.90%) Tcl
7 3 (2.94%) Python
7 3 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (1.96%) VB
8 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.98%) VBA
9 1 (0.98%) C++
9 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (30.39%) Security Cleared
2 24 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.86%) MCSE
5 6 (5.88%) MCSA
5 6 (5.88%) Degree
6 5 (4.90%) MCP
6 5 (4.90%) MCITP
7 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.94%) MCTS
8 2 (1.96%) OCP
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.98%) CCNA
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.98%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) DICOM
System Software
1 37 (36.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.69%) vSphere
3 15 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.73%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (5.88%) vCloud
6 5 (4.90%) VMware Server
7 4 (3.92%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.96%) NFS
9 2 (1.96%) Samba
10 1 (0.98%) SRDF
10 1 (0.98%) XenApp
10 1 (0.98%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) SCCM
2 8 (7.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.90%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.90%) WSUS
5 4 (3.92%) WMI
6 3 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.94%) Netcool
6 3 (2.94%) SCOM
6 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.94%) Puppet
6 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.98%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
3 21 (20.59%) HP
3 21 (20.59%) Citrix
4 11 (10.78%) EMC
5 10 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.82%) Symantec
6 9 (8.82%) Cisco
7 8 (7.84%) Oracle
8 7 (6.86%) Veritas
9 6 (5.88%) McAfee
10 4 (3.92%) AppSense
10 4 (3.92%) CommVault
10 4 (3.92%) NetApp
10 4 (3.92%) Veeam
10 4 (3.92%) F5
11 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.96%) BMC
11 2 (1.96%) CA
11 2 (1.96%) Dell
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