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 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 78 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 53 69 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.08% 2.61% 2.25%
As % of the System Software category 21.12% 30.80% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 17
Average daily rate £380 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £540 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.38 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+25.43% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

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
251 224 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.85% 8.47% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 113 77
Average daily rate £338 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £199 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 16
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £15.90 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 2016.

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 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
Renfrewshire -6 21 £405 +16.55%
Edinburgh -20 15 £350 -22.22% 4
Glasgow +9 13 £375 +20.96% 8
Highlands -2 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £188 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (81.65%) Windows
3 61 (55.96%) Windows Server
4 60 (55.05%) Microsoft
5 54 (49.54%) Active Directory
6 50 (45.87%) PowerShell
7 46 (42.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (37.61%) Citrix
9 36 (33.03%) Hyper-V
10 34 (31.19%) DNS
11 29 (26.61%) Security Cleared
12 28 (25.69%) Windows 7
12 28 (25.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (24.77%) ITIL
13 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
13 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (22.94%) Change Management
14 25 (22.94%) Linux
15 24 (22.02%) DHCP
16 23 (21.10%) SQL
16 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (21.10%) VMware ESX
17 22 (20.18%) SC Cleared
17 22 (20.18%) SAN
18 21 (19.27%) MCSA
18 21 (19.27%) Data Centre
19 20 (18.35%) Finance
20 19 (17.43%) Test Scripting
21 18 (16.51%) VBScript
21 18 (16.51%) AIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
1 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.17%) Lync
3 9 (8.26%) OpenStack
4 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.42%) Live Communications Server
4 7 (6.42%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.59%) IIS
7 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.75%) Apache
8 3 (2.75%) Confluence
8 3 (2.75%) JBoss
9 2 (1.83%) nginx
10 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) Office 365
4 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (31.19%) DNS
2 24 (22.02%) DHCP
3 22 (20.18%) SAN
4 13 (11.93%) WAN
5 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.50%) LAN
7 5 (4.59%) HTTP
7 5 (4.59%) IPsec
8 4 (3.67%) FTP
8 4 (3.67%) Skype
9 3 (2.75%) LDAP
10 2 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.83%) Firewall
10 2 (1.83%) NAS
10 2 (1.83%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.83%) Network Security
10 2 (1.83%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (1.83%) VPN
10 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.83%) Informix
5 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) MSI
2 11 (10.09%) TestDirector
3 10 (9.17%) HP UFT
3 10 (9.17%) WinRunner
4 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.75%) InstallShield
6 3 (2.75%) JIRA
7 2 (1.83%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.92%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.92%) Boxen
8 1 (0.92%) Maven
8 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 20 (18.35%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Back Office
3 2 (1.83%) Law
4 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (14.68%) Analyst
2 12 (11.01%) VMware Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) Consultant
3 11 (10.09%) Test Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Administrator
6 7 (6.42%) Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Applications Packager
8 5 (4.59%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) VMware Consultant
8 5 (4.59%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.01%) .NET
1 12 (11.01%) XML
2 11 (10.09%) WinForms
2 11 (10.09%) WPF
2 11 (10.09%) XSD
3 7 (6.42%) CSS
3 7 (6.42%) HTML
4 4 (3.67%) Servlets
5 3 (2.75%) Middleware
6 2 (1.83%) LAMP
6 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.92%) Java EE
7 1 (0.92%) JSON
7 1 (0.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.84%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (11.01%) Clustering
4 10 (9.17%) PDA
5 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.67%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.83%) Celerra
8 2 (1.83%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.83%) CMDB
9 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.92%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 61 (55.96%) Windows Server
3 46 (42.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (25.69%) Windows 7
4 28 (25.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (22.94%) Linux
7 18 (16.51%) AIX
8 11 (10.09%) Windows XP
9 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (5.50%) Unix
10 6 (5.50%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.67%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.75%) Solaris
13 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.92%) Android
14 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) ITIL
2 25 (22.94%) Change Management
3 19 (17.43%) Test Scripting
4 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
5 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.01%) Migration
5 12 (11.01%) Project Management
6 11 (10.09%) Configuration Management
6 11 (10.09%) Performance Management
6 11 (10.09%) Performance Testing
6 11 (10.09%) Software Testing
7 10 (9.17%) Test Automation
8 9 (8.26%) OO
9 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.34%) DevOps
10 7 (6.42%) Application Packaging
10 7 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.42%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.87%) PowerShell
2 23 (21.10%) SQL
3 18 (16.51%) VBScript
4 16 (14.68%) Java
5 12 (11.01%) C#
6 10 (9.17%) C
7 9 (8.26%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.42%) C++
8 7 (6.42%) COBOL
8 7 (6.42%) PL/1
8 7 (6.42%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.50%) Python
10 5 (4.59%) Perl
11 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.83%) AWK
12 2 (1.83%) C-shell
12 2 (1.83%) sed
13 1 (0.92%) Ruby
13 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (26.61%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (20.18%) SC Cleared
4 21 (19.27%) MCSA
5 13 (11.93%) MCSE
5 13 (11.93%) MCTS
5 13 (11.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (11.01%) MCITP
7 10 (9.17%) ISTQB
8 8 (7.34%) Degree
9 3 (2.75%) ISEB
10 2 (1.83%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.83%) ACSA
10 2 (1.83%) CCENT
10 2 (1.83%) CCNA
10 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.83%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.92%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.67%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (49.54%) Active Directory
2 36 (33.03%) Hyper-V
3 23 (21.10%) VMware ESX
4 15 (13.76%) vSphere
5 10 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
6 9 (8.26%) XenApp
7 7 (6.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.67%) Xen
9 3 (2.75%) vCloud
10 2 (1.83%) Docker
10 2 (1.83%) Firmware
10 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.92%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (15.60%) SCCM
2 10 (9.17%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (9.17%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (9.17%) Netcool
2 10 (9.17%) SCOM
3 7 (6.42%) Puppet
4 4 (3.67%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.67%) WSUS
5 3 (2.75%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.83%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.92%) Ansible
7 1 (0.92%) Legato
7 1 (0.92%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (55.05%) Microsoft
3 41 (37.61%) Citrix
4 17 (15.60%) Cisco
5 15 (13.76%) HP
6 13 (11.93%) Oracle
7 10 (9.17%) IBM
7 10 (9.17%) McAfee
7 10 (9.17%) Veritas
8 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
9 8 (7.34%) EMC
10 5 (4.59%) Atlassian
11 4 (3.67%) Apple
11 4 (3.67%) AppSense
11 4 (3.67%) Brocade
11 4 (3.67%) Dell
11 4 (3.67%) Symantec
11 4 (3.67%) Veeam
12 2 (1.83%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.83%) Meraki
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