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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 57 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 1.55% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 24.26% 20.21% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 15
Average daily rate
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£340 £281 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.88% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £181 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £20.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -15.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
235 193 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.72% 7.67% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 86 85
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £169 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 13
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £61.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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
Renfrewshire +6 14 £344 +37.40% 1
Edinburgh 0 13 £400 -5.88% 10
Aberdeen +18 9 £310 +12.72%
Glasgow -13 7 £333 +47.77% 7
West Lothian +3 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Dundee - - - -
Inverclyde - - - - 1
North Lanarkshire - - - - 1
Highlands - - - -
East Ayrshire - - - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (80.53%) Windows
3 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
3 41 (36.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (35.40%) Active Directory
5 37 (32.74%) DNS
5 37 (32.74%) SQL
6 35 (30.97%) SAN
6 35 (30.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (29.20%) HP
8 31 (27.43%) Citrix
8 31 (27.43%) DHCP
9 30 (26.55%) ITIL
9 30 (26.55%) SC Cleared
9 30 (26.55%) Security Cleared
10 28 (24.78%) MS Exchange
11 25 (22.12%) Firewall
12 23 (20.35%) MS Office
13 22 (19.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (16.81%) Replication
15 19 (16.81%) Linux
16 18 (15.93%) SQL Server
16 18 (15.93%) Cisco
16 18 (15.93%) Finance
16 18 (15.93%) Red Hat
16 18 (15.93%) SCCM
17 16 (14.16%) Unit Testing
17 16 (14.16%) vSphere
17 16 (14.16%) Disaster Recovery

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 28 (24.78%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
3 14 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.19%) JBoss
5 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.42%) IIS
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (3.54%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.65%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Office
2 13 (11.50%) MS Project
3 12 (10.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (32.74%) DNS
2 35 (30.97%) SAN
3 31 (27.43%) DHCP
4 25 (22.12%) Firewall
5 16 (14.16%) VPN
6 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.08%) NAS
7 8 (7.08%) LAN
7 8 (7.08%) WAN
8 7 (6.19%) IPsec
9 5 (4.42%) VLAN
10 3 (2.65%) Wireless
11 2 (1.77%) Network Security
11 2 (1.77%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.77%) VoIP
11 2 (1.77%) WLAN
11 2 (1.77%) H.323
11 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.88%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MSI
1 3 (2.65%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.77%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.88%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.88%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (17.70%) Consultant
2 13 (11.50%) Build Engineer
3 10 (8.85%) Administrator
4 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (7.08%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.19%) Server Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Data Consultant
7 5 (4.42%) Architect
7 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.42%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) IT Support
8 4 (3.54%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) Middleware
2 4 (3.54%) Web Services
3 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.77%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.77%) .NET
3 2 (1.77%) CSS
3 2 (1.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Replication
2 14 (12.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 13 (11.50%) Thin Client
3 13 (11.50%) Fat Client
4 11 (9.73%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.19%) Clustering
6 6 (5.31%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.54%) Open Source
8 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.77%) iSeries
9 2 (1.77%) iPad
9 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.88%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.88%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 91 (80.53%) Windows
2 41 (36.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (30.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (19.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (16.81%) Linux
6 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (13.27%) Windows 7
8 13 (11.50%) UNIX
9 9 (7.96%) AIX
10 6 (5.31%) Solaris
10 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
11 5 (4.42%) SUSE
12 4 (3.54%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (3.54%) HPUX
13 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.65%) Windows NT
14 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) ITIL
2 16 (14.16%) Unit Testing
2 16 (14.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (9.73%) Data Mapping
4 9 (7.96%) Performance Testing
5 8 (7.08%) Service Management
5 8 (7.08%) Migration
5 8 (7.08%) Build Automation
6 7 (6.19%) Change Management
6 7 (6.19%) Performance Management
7 6 (5.31%) Validation
7 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.42%) Project Management
8 5 (4.42%) Data Management
9 4 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.54%) Change Data Capture
10 3 (2.65%) Change Control
10 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.65%) Workflow
10 3 (2.65%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.74%) SQL
2 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.42%) Perl
4 3 (2.65%) VB
5 2 (1.77%) Korn
5 2 (1.77%) C-shell
5 2 (1.77%) REXX
5 2 (1.77%) Tcl
6 1 (0.88%) VBScript
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) SC Cleared
1 30 (26.55%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.39%) Degree
3 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.73%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (7.08%) MCSE
5 5 (4.42%) MCITP
6 3 (2.65%) VCAP
6 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.77%) MCTS
7 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.77%) CCNA
7 2 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.88%) MCSA
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) SLA
1 3 (2.65%) COBIT
2 1 (0.88%) DICOM
System Software
1 40 (35.40%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (14.16%) vSphere
4 13 (11.50%) VMware ESX
5 12 (10.62%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (5.31%) Terminal Services
7 6 (5.31%) vCloud
8 5 (4.42%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (3.54%) XenApp
9 4 (3.54%) KVM
9 4 (3.54%) RHEV
10 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.88%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (15.93%) SCCM
2 14 (12.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (9.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (6.19%) SCOM
5 5 (4.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (4.42%) WSUS
6 3 (2.65%) Nagios
7 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.77%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.77%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.77%) Netcool
7 2 (1.77%) nmon
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.88%) BMC Performance Manager
8 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
3 33 (29.20%) HP
4 31 (27.43%) Citrix
5 18 (15.93%) Cisco
5 18 (15.93%) Red Hat
6 12 (10.62%) Altiris
7 11 (9.73%) Oracle
8 8 (7.08%) Dell
8 8 (7.08%) Symantec
9 7 (6.19%) EMC
10 6 (5.31%) NetApp
11 5 (4.42%) Apple
11 5 (4.42%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.54%) AppSense
12 4 (3.54%) IBM
12 4 (3.54%) CommVault
13 3 (2.65%) McAfee
13 3 (2.65%) Veritas
13 3 (2.65%) PlateSpin
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