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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK / Scotland
Rank 69 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 38 60 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.17% 2.37% 2.16%
As % of the System Software category 23.03% 22.47% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 25
Median daily rate £400 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £281 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +44.53%

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
165 267 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.42% 10.56% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 126 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.99 £16.10 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.90 £16.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +28 24 £425 - 7
Glasgow -4 9 £240 -37.25% 8
West Lothian -2 2 - -
Renfrewshire -6 1 £340 -17.07%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 82 (68.91%) Windows
3 63 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 60 (50.42%) Active Directory
5 50 (42.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (35.29%) DNS
7 41 (34.45%) Windows Server
8 39 (32.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (32.77%) DHCP
8 39 (32.77%) PowerShell
9 35 (29.41%) Citrix
9 35 (29.41%) vSphere
10 33 (27.73%) ITIL
11 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
12 31 (26.05%) Linux
13 27 (22.69%) SAN
13 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
14 25 (21.01%) VMware ESX
15 24 (20.17%) Cisco
15 24 (20.17%) SQL
15 24 (20.17%) vRealize
16 23 (19.33%) Security Cleared
17 21 (17.65%) SC Cleared
17 21 (17.65%) MS Excel
18 20 (16.81%) Microsoft App-V
19 18 (15.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 18 (15.13%) PowerCLI
19 18 (15.13%) Windows 10
20 17 (14.29%) Data Centre
20 17 (14.29%) Oracle

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 13 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.52%) IIS
4 3 (2.52%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.68%) Apache
5 2 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.68%) iPlanet
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.84%) JBoss
6 1 (0.84%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.68%) G Suite
3 2 (1.68%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.68%) PaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (35.29%) DNS
2 39 (32.77%) DHCP
3 27 (22.69%) SAN
4 14 (11.76%) VSAN
5 10 (8.40%) Firewall
6 9 (7.56%) Internet
6 9 (7.56%) WAN
7 8 (6.72%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.04%) LAN
8 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.04%) VXLAN
9 5 (4.20%) VPN
10 4 (3.36%) VLAN
10 4 (3.36%) VoIP
11 3 (2.52%) NAS
12 2 (1.68%) LDAP
12 2 (1.68%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.68%) Wireless
13 1 (0.84%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.68%) MSI
2 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.68%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.84%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.84%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Retail
3 2 (1.68%) Law
3 2 (1.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (15.13%) Analyst
2 12 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 10 (8.40%) Administrator
5 8 (6.72%) Architect
5 8 (6.72%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.04%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) .NET
2 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.68%) Ajax
3 2 (1.68%) CSS
3 2 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) HTML5
3 2 (1.68%) J2EE
3 2 (1.68%) jQuery
3 2 (1.68%) RESTful
3 2 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.68%) XML
3 2 (1.68%) XSD
4 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.84%) CSS3
4 1 (0.84%) JSP
4 1 (0.84%) LAMP
4 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.04%) Clustering
2 6 (5.04%) Replication
2 6 (5.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 5 (4.20%) PKI
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.68%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Licensing
5 2 (1.68%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 82 (68.91%) Windows
2 50 (42.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (34.45%) Windows Server
4 39 (32.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (26.05%) Linux
6 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
7 18 (15.13%) Windows 10
8 15 (12.61%) Solaris
9 14 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (7.56%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (6.72%) AIX
12 8 (6.72%) Unix
13 2 (1.68%) Android
13 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.84%) CentOS
14 1 (0.84%) HPUX
14 1 (0.84%) SUSE
14 1 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) ITIL
2 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.40%) DevOps
4 8 (6.72%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (6.72%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (5.88%) Application Packaging
5 7 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 7 (5.88%) Migration
6 5 (4.20%) Change Management
6 5 (4.20%) Personalization
6 5 (4.20%) Project Management
6 5 (4.20%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (4.20%) Service Management
6 5 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.36%) Change Control
7 4 (3.36%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (3.36%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (3.36%) Scrum
7 4 (3.36%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.77%) PowerShell
2 24 (20.17%) SQL
3 13 (10.92%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.40%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.04%) C
7 3 (2.52%) C#
8 2 (1.68%) Java
9 1 (0.84%) C-shell
9 1 (0.84%) Korn
9 1 (0.84%) Perl
9 1 (0.84%) Python
9 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 18 (15.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.20%) Degree
6 2 (1.68%) MCSA
6 2 (1.68%) MCSE
6 2 (1.68%) VCAP
6 2 (1.68%) VCP6
7 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.84%) CISSP
7 1 (0.84%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) JSP 440
System Software
1 60 (50.42%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.41%) vSphere
3 25 (21.01%) VMware ESX
4 20 (16.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (14.29%) XenApp
6 15 (12.61%) Hyper-V
6 15 (12.61%) XenDesktop
7 13 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (6.72%) NFS
8 8 (6.72%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (4.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (4.20%) VMware Server
10 4 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.52%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.68%) Squid
13 1 (0.84%) KVM
13 1 (0.84%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 24 (20.17%) vRealize
2 18 (15.13%) PowerCLI
3 16 (13.45%) SCCM
4 11 (9.24%) SCOM
5 8 (6.72%) WSUS
6 6 (5.04%) Ansible
7 4 (3.36%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (3.36%) SnapMirror
8 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.68%) SELinux
9 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.84%) Puppet
10 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 35 (29.41%) Citrix
4 24 (20.17%) Cisco
5 17 (14.29%) Oracle
6 15 (12.61%) NetApp
6 15 (12.61%) Red Hat
7 11 (9.24%) IBM
8 10 (8.40%) CommVault
8 10 (8.40%) Sun
9 8 (6.72%) Dell
9 8 (6.72%) EMC
9 8 (6.72%) HP
10 7 (5.88%) Canon
11 6 (5.04%) Symantec
12 5 (4.20%) AppSense
13 4 (3.36%) CheckPoint
13 4 (3.36%) F5
14 3 (2.52%) Juniper
15 2 (1.68%) CA
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