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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 90 51 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.74% 1.83% 1.39%
As % of the System Software category 35.02% 20.08% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 25
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£330 £316 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +16.47%
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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
257 254 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.83% 9.10% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 147 81
Average daily rate £300 £323 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £115 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 7
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.10 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £26.00 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +20 45 £350 +19.65% 6
Glasgow +15 11 £350 +35.46% 4
Renfrewshire -3 9 £330 -2.94%
Lanarkshire - 7 £280 -
Inverclyde -4 5 £250 -
Dundee - 2 £450 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Aberdeen -1 1 £225 -27.41%
Fife -7 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 121 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (73.55%) Windows
3 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 38 (31.40%) Active Directory
4 38 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (30.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (29.75%) ITIL
7 31 (25.62%) SAN
8 28 (23.14%) Change Management
9 26 (21.49%) Cisco
10 25 (20.66%) PowerShell
10 25 (20.66%) vSphere
11 23 (19.01%) Security Cleared
12 22 (18.18%) HP
12 22 (18.18%) Citrix
13 21 (17.36%) Migration
14 20 (16.53%) Hyper-V
14 20 (16.53%) Performance Testing
14 20 (16.53%) Linux
15 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (15.70%) SCCM
15 19 (15.70%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (14.88%) Finance
17 17 (14.05%) EMC
17 17 (14.05%) MS Excel
17 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
18 16 (13.22%) DNS
18 16 (13.22%) SC Cleared
19 15 (12.40%) Symantec
19 15 (12.40%) Firewall

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (11.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) JBoss
2 9 (7.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.96%) Lync
5 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.48%) Apache
7 2 (1.65%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.65%) Drupal
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.44%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.62%) SAN
2 16 (13.22%) DNS
3 15 (12.40%) Firewall
4 10 (8.26%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.26%) NAS
5 8 (6.61%) DHCP
6 7 (5.79%) WAN
7 5 (4.13%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (4.13%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.31%) LAN
9 3 (2.48%) VPN
9 3 (2.48%) IPv4
9 3 (2.48%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.48%) Network Security
10 2 (1.65%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.65%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.83%) VLAN
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MSI
2 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.48%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.65%) AdminStudio
4 2 (1.65%) JIRA
4 2 (1.65%) WinRunner
4 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.65%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.65%) Hudson
4 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.65%) Trac
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (14.88%) Administrator
2 14 (11.57%) Support Engineer
2 14 (11.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (10.74%) Consultant
3 13 (10.74%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (9.09%) Analyst
4 11 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Test Manager
6 7 (5.79%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Developer
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) VMWare Administrator
9 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 4 (3.31%) ICT Support Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Senior Test Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.44%) XML
1 9 (7.44%) XSD
1 9 (7.44%) WinForms
1 9 (7.44%) WPF
2 7 (5.79%) .NET
3 5 (4.13%) Application Packaging
4 4 (3.31%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.48%) HTML
5 3 (2.48%) CSS
6 2 (1.65%) Web Services
6 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.65%) OAuth
7 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.26%) Client/Server
2 10 (8.26%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.96%) CLARiiON
3 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.31%) Clustering
5 3 (2.48%) Statistics
5 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.48%) Celerra
5 3 (2.48%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) PDA
7 1 (0.83%) CESG
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.83%) GIS
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 89 (73.55%) Windows
2 38 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (30.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (16.53%) Linux
5 14 (11.57%) Windows 7
6 13 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (7.44%) UNIX
9 8 (6.61%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.79%) AIX
11 4 (3.31%) Android
11 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.83%) Solaris
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) ITIL
2 28 (23.14%) Change Management
3 21 (17.36%) Migration
4 20 (16.53%) Performance Testing
5 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.26%) Test Strategy
7 9 (7.44%) Performance Management
7 9 (7.44%) Service Management
8 7 (5.79%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.79%) Test Scripting
9 6 (4.96%) Integration Testing
9 6 (4.96%) Software Testing
9 6 (4.96%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.96%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.96%) Open Source
9 6 (4.96%) Change Control
9 6 (4.96%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.66%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.57%) SQL
3 13 (10.74%) VBScript
4 10 (8.26%) C#
5 8 (6.61%) Perl
5 8 (6.61%) Python
6 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.13%) REXX
7 5 (4.13%) Tcl
8 3 (2.48%) C
8 3 (2.48%) Java
9 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.65%) VB
10 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.22%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.26%) Degree
5 9 (7.44%) MCSE
6 8 (6.61%) MCSA
7 7 (5.79%) MCTS
8 6 (4.96%) MCITP
9 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.31%) ACSA
10 4 (3.31%) CCENT
10 4 (3.31%) CCNA
10 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.31%) A+ Certification
10 4 (3.31%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (2.48%) MCP
12 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) DICOM
System Software
1 38 (31.40%) Active Directory
2 25 (20.66%) vSphere
3 20 (16.53%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.57%) VMware ESX
5 9 (7.44%) vCloud
6 6 (4.96%) VMware Server
7 5 (4.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (4.13%) Terminal Server
8 4 (3.31%) XenApp
9 3 (2.48%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) SCCM
2 12 (9.92%) Backup Exec
3 11 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (8.26%) Puppet
5 8 (6.61%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (5.79%) WSUS
7 5 (4.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (3.31%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.31%) WMI
8 4 (3.31%) SCOM
9 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.65%) Netcool
9 2 (1.65%) Nagios
10 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 26 (21.49%) Cisco
4 22 (18.18%) HP
4 22 (18.18%) Citrix
5 17 (14.05%) EMC
6 15 (12.40%) Symantec
7 12 (9.92%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.96%) Veritas
8 6 (4.96%) Oracle
8 6 (4.96%) Brocade
8 6 (4.96%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (4.13%) Dell
10 4 (3.31%) CommVault
10 4 (3.31%) Apple
10 4 (3.31%) F5
10 4 (3.31%) Veeam
10 4 (3.31%) McAfee
11 3 (2.48%) AppSense
12 2 (1.65%) Opsware
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Cathcart Associates
Rate: £200 per day
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