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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 102 56
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -46
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 113 30 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.89% 1.03% 2.81%
As % of the System Software category 21.86% 11.95% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 30
Median daily rate £350 £298 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £133 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £110.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.27% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £33.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
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
517 251 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.82% 8.62% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 111 112
Median daily rate £335 £320 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 19
Median hourly rate £37.25 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £11.60 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £110.00 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -8 39 £325 -22.61% 1
Edinburgh +10 31 £450 +126.41% 1
Glasgow +22 18 £335 +48.06% 3
West Lothian - 2 £388 -
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 173 (100.00%) VMware
2 120 (69.36%) Windows
3 111 (64.16%) Microsoft
4 98 (56.65%) Active Directory
5 83 (47.98%) Citrix
6 76 (43.93%) Windows Server
7 72 (41.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (39.31%) PowerShell
9 63 (36.42%) SQL Server
10 59 (34.10%) SQL
11 58 (33.53%) DNS
12 56 (32.37%) Hyper-V
13 54 (31.21%) Security Cleared
13 54 (31.21%) HP
14 52 (30.06%) SAN
15 49 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 48 (27.75%) DHCP
17 44 (25.43%) Linux
18 43 (24.86%) ITIL
19 42 (24.28%) Microsoft Certification
19 42 (24.28%) vSphere
20 37 (21.39%) SC Cleared
21 34 (19.65%) MS Excel
21 34 (19.65%) Oracle
22 33 (19.08%) MCSA
23 31 (17.92%) AIX
24 30 (17.34%) Windows Server 2003
24 30 (17.34%) VMware ESX
24 30 (17.34%) Data Centre
25 29 (16.76%) OpenStack

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (16.76%) OpenStack
2 27 (15.61%) MS Exchange
3 26 (15.03%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.51%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (4.05%) Live Communications Server
7 7 (4.05%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (3.47%) Apache
8 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.89%) CICS
9 5 (2.89%) IIS
9 5 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.89%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.31%) Confluence
10 4 (2.31%) JBoss
11 2 (1.16%) nginx
Applications
1 34 (19.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.36%) MS Office
3 6 (3.47%) MS Project
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.31%) Office 365
4 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.58%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (33.53%) DNS
2 52 (30.06%) SAN
3 48 (27.75%) DHCP
4 15 (8.67%) Firewall
4 15 (8.67%) NetScaler
4 15 (8.67%) WAN
5 9 (5.20%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.05%) LAN
6 7 (4.05%) Skype
6 7 (4.05%) VPN
7 6 (3.47%) LDAP
7 6 (3.47%) NAS
8 5 (2.89%) HTTP
8 5 (2.89%) SMTP
9 3 (1.73%) Internet
9 3 (1.73%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.73%) SSL
10 2 (1.16%) FTP
10 2 (1.16%) IPsec
10 2 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.09%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.05%) DB2
4 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.05%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.89%) MySQL
6 5 (2.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.89%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.31%) Informix
7 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.73%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.51%) TestDirector
2 12 (6.94%) HP UFT
2 12 (6.94%) WinRunner
3 11 (6.36%) MSI
4 9 (5.20%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.62%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.89%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.89%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.31%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.31%) InstallShield
7 4 (2.31%) JIRA
7 4 (2.31%) Subversion
8 3 (1.73%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.73%) Hudson
8 3 (1.73%) Maven
9 2 (1.16%) Gradle
9 2 (1.16%) gulp
9 2 (1.16%) Selenium
9 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.16%) StarTeam
General
1 22 (12.72%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Back Office
2 6 (3.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.89%) Law
4 4 (2.31%) Billing
5 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (12.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 17 (9.83%) Architect
3 14 (8.09%) Analyst
3 14 (8.09%) Build Engineer
4 13 (7.51%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (5.78%) Administrator
6 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 10 (5.78%) Test Analyst
7 9 (5.20%) Server Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.05%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.47%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Developer
11 5 (2.89%) Build Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.40%) .NET
2 11 (6.36%) HTML
3 9 (5.20%) XML
4 8 (4.62%) CSS
5 7 (4.05%) Middleware
6 6 (3.47%) WinForms
6 6 (3.47%) WPF
6 6 (3.47%) XSD
7 4 (2.31%) Java EE
7 4 (2.31%) RESTful
7 4 (2.31%) Servlets
8 3 (1.73%) LAMP
8 3 (1.73%) Web Services
9 2 (1.16%) JDBC
9 2 (1.16%) JSP
9 2 (1.16%) SOAP
10 1 (0.58%) PostGIS
10 1 (0.58%) Rendezvous
10 1 (0.58%) Sass
10 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.34%) Data Centre
2 29 (16.76%) Clustering
3 19 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.94%) PDA
5 11 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.05%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (4.05%) Private Cloud
6 7 (4.05%) Replication
7 6 (3.47%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.47%) PKI
8 5 (2.89%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.31%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.73%) CESG
10 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.16%) CMDB
11 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 120 (69.36%) Windows
2 76 (43.93%) Windows Server
3 72 (41.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (25.43%) Linux
6 31 (17.92%) AIX
7 30 (17.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (14.45%) Unix
9 23 (13.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (12.14%) Windows 7
11 13 (7.51%) Windows XP
12 9 (5.20%) Solaris
13 4 (2.31%) Android
13 4 (2.31%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.73%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.73%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.58%) HPUX
16 1 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.86%) ITIL
2 23 (13.29%) Application Packaging
3 21 (12.14%) Change Management
4 20 (11.56%) Configuration Management
5 18 (10.40%) Test Scripting
6 17 (9.83%) Unit Testing
7 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.09%) Server Building
9 14 (8.09%) Software Testing
9 14 (8.09%) TOGAF
10 13 (7.51%) DevOps
10 13 (7.51%) High Availability
11 12 (6.94%) Migration
11 12 (6.94%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.94%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.78%) Conflict Management
12 10 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.78%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (39.31%) PowerShell
2 59 (34.10%) SQL
3 18 (10.40%) VBScript
4 16 (9.25%) Java
5 15 (8.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.09%) Python
7 10 (5.78%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.78%) C#
7 10 (5.78%) COBOL
7 10 (5.78%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.20%) Perl
9 7 (4.05%) C
10 5 (2.89%) C++
10 5 (2.89%) PL/1
10 5 (2.89%) VB
10 5 (2.89%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.31%) C-shell
12 3 (1.73%) Korn
12 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.16%) AWK
Qualifications
1 54 (31.21%) Security Cleared
2 42 (24.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (21.39%) SC Cleared
4 33 (19.08%) MCSA
5 21 (12.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (7.51%) MCSE
7 12 (6.94%) ISTQB
7 12 (6.94%) MCITP
7 12 (6.94%) MCTS
8 8 (4.62%) Degree
9 5 (2.89%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.58%) CCNA
12 1 (0.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.89%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) SLA
System Software
1 98 (56.65%) Active Directory
2 56 (32.37%) Hyper-V
3 42 (24.28%) vSphere
4 30 (17.34%) VMware ESX
5 17 (9.83%) XenApp
5 17 (9.83%) XenDesktop
6 15 (8.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.31%) Docker
8 4 (2.31%) vCloud
8 4 (2.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.73%) Firmware
9 3 (1.73%) Xen
10 2 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.16%) KVM
10 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.16%) RHEV
10 2 (1.16%) Samba
10 2 (1.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (12.14%) SCCM
2 16 (9.25%) WSUS
3 12 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (6.94%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (6.94%) Netcool
4 11 (6.36%) SCOM
5 9 (5.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (4.62%) Puppet
6 8 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (3.47%) SCVMM
8 5 (2.89%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (2.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (2.89%) XenMobile
9 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.31%) Tivoli
9 4 (2.31%) vRealize
10 3 (1.73%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.73%) vMotion
11 2 (1.16%) Ansible
11 2 (1.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 173 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (64.16%) Microsoft
3 83 (47.98%) Citrix
4 54 (31.21%) HP
5 34 (19.65%) Oracle
6 27 (15.61%) Red Hat
7 19 (10.98%) IBM
8 18 (10.40%) AppSense
8 18 (10.40%) Cisco
9 14 (8.09%) EMC
10 13 (7.51%) Veritas
11 12 (6.94%) Intel Security
12 8 (4.62%) Altiris
13 7 (4.05%) Symantec
14 6 (3.47%) CA
15 5 (2.89%) arcserve
15 5 (2.89%) Brocade
15 5 (2.89%) Sun
16 4 (2.31%) Atlassian
16 4 (2.31%) NetApp
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