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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 73 58 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 55 67 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.86% 2.71% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 22.00% 29.00% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 8
Average daily rate
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£355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £110.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.88%
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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
250 231 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.47% 9.36% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 80 72
Average daily rate £339 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £130 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 6
Average hourly rate £29.17 £15.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.19% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £29.17 £24.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +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 30 March 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 March 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 -4 24 £363 +5.07% 11
Glasgow -13 8 £375 - 5
South Ayrshire - 2 £98 -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
North Lanarkshire - - - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (46.62%) Windows
3 45 (33.83%) Microsoft
3 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
4 44 (33.08%) SAN
5 41 (30.83%) SQL
6 40 (30.08%) Security Cleared
7 39 (29.32%) SC Cleared
8 33 (24.81%) VMware ESX
9 29 (21.80%) Citrix
9 29 (21.80%) SCCM
10 28 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (19.55%) ITIL
12 25 (18.80%) Linux
13 22 (16.54%) Clustering
13 22 (16.54%) Red Hat
13 22 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
13 22 (16.54%) vSphere
14 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (14.29%) Configuration Management
15 19 (14.29%) Firewall
15 19 (14.29%) EMC
15 19 (14.29%) HP
16 18 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (13.53%) Windows 7
17 17 (12.78%) Migration
17 17 (12.78%) DNS
17 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (12.78%) Oracle

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (12.03%) JBoss
1 16 (12.03%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.26%) Apache
4 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.51%) Lync
5 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.50%) IIS
8 2 (1.50%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Office
2 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.26%) MS Project
4 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.76%) Office 365
2 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (33.08%) SAN
2 19 (14.29%) Firewall
3 17 (12.78%) DNS
4 16 (12.03%) NAS
5 14 (10.53%) IPsec
5 14 (10.53%) DHCP
6 7 (5.26%) LAN
6 7 (5.26%) WAN
7 6 (4.51%) LDAP
8 3 (2.26%) VPN
8 3 (2.26%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.50%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.50%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.50%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.75%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) Informix
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) WinRunner
1 6 (4.51%) TestDirector
1 6 (4.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.26%) MSI
3 2 (1.50%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.50%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (7.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 1 (0.75%) Retail
3 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (14.29%) Consultant
2 14 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (10.53%) Administrator
3 10 (7.52%) Architect
4 9 (6.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.02%) Wintel Engineer
5 8 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (6.02%) Build Engineer
6 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (4.51%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.51%) Test Engineer
6 6 (4.51%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (4.51%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Analyst
7 5 (3.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.76%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (3.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Middleware
2 3 (2.26%) .NET
2 3 (2.26%) Web Services
2 3 (2.26%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.50%) OAuth
3 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.75%) HTML
4 1 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) CSS
4 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Clustering
2 14 (10.53%) Replication
3 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.02%) Fat Client
4 8 (6.02%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.51%) PDA
6 4 (3.01%) iPad
6 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.26%) Open Source
8 2 (1.50%) iSeries
8 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) GIS
9 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.75%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 62 (46.62%) Windows
2 28 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.80%) Linux
4 22 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.53%) Windows 7
7 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (9.77%) AIX
8 11 (8.27%) UNIX
9 9 (6.77%) Solaris
10 8 (6.02%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.01%) HPUX
12 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.55%) ITIL
2 19 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 18 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (12.78%) Migration
5 13 (9.77%) Change Management
6 7 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 7 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.51%) Performance Testing
7 6 (4.51%) Supplier Management
7 6 (4.51%) Test Automation
8 5 (3.76%) Service Management
8 5 (3.76%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.01%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.01%) Data Security
9 4 (3.01%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.01%) Business Continuity Management
10 3 (2.26%) Change Control
10 3 (2.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.83%) SQL
2 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.76%) Perl
4 4 (3.01%) VBScript
5 3 (2.26%) Python
6 2 (1.50%) C
6 2 (1.50%) VB
6 2 (1.50%) REXX
6 2 (1.50%) Tcl
7 1 (0.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) Java
7 1 (0.75%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 40 (30.08%) Security Cleared
2 39 (29.32%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (10.53%) MCSE
5 8 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (6.02%) MCTS
5 8 (6.02%) MCITP
6 7 (5.26%) Degree
6 7 (5.26%) MCSA
7 6 (4.51%) RHCE
7 6 (4.51%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.26%) CCNA
8 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.50%) OCP
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.50%) MCP
9 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.75%) HND
10 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) DICOM
System Software
1 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
2 33 (24.81%) VMware ESX
3 22 (16.54%) vSphere
4 11 (8.27%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (8.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.51%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.01%) vCloud
7 3 (2.26%) KVM
7 3 (2.26%) RHEV
7 3 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.50%) Samba
8 2 (1.50%) XenApp
8 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.50%) NFS
9 1 (0.75%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 29 (21.80%) SCCM
2 9 (6.77%) SCOM
3 8 (6.02%) NetBackup
4 7 (5.26%) Netcool
4 7 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (4.51%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (4.51%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (3.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (3.01%) WSUS
8 3 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.26%) Puppet
8 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.75%) WMI
10 1 (0.75%) BMC Performance Manager
10 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (33.83%) Microsoft
3 29 (21.80%) Citrix
4 22 (16.54%) Red Hat
5 19 (14.29%) EMC
5 19 (14.29%) HP
6 17 (12.78%) Oracle
7 15 (11.28%) Veritas
8 14 (10.53%) Cisco
9 9 (6.77%) Symantec
9 9 (6.77%) McAfee
10 8 (6.02%) IBM
11 7 (5.26%) CommVault
11 7 (5.26%) NetApp
12 6 (4.51%) Dell
13 5 (3.76%) Apple
14 4 (3.01%) Veeam
14 4 (3.01%) F5
15 3 (2.26%) Altiris
15 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
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