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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 84 62 89
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 42 77 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 2.39% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category 13.91% 29.50% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 24
Median daily rate £275 £350 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +10.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £276 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £473 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -2.80%
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
302 261 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.72% 8.09% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 104 155
Median daily rate £300 £340 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £226 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £486 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 12
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.70 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Edinburgh -14 11 £363 - 1
Renfrewshire -16 11 £280 -15.15%
Glasgow +2 10 £213 -39.28% 4
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Highlands - 2 - -
East Ayrshire - 2 - - 1
Lanarkshire +3 1 - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 156 (100.00%) VMware
2 99 (63.46%) Microsoft
3 96 (61.54%) Windows
4 91 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 71 (45.51%) Citrix
6 63 (40.38%) SQL Server
7 61 (39.10%) Windows Server
8 51 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (31.41%) PowerShell
10 46 (29.49%) HP
11 45 (28.85%) SAN
12 43 (27.56%) SQL
12 43 (27.56%) Security Cleared
13 42 (26.92%) DNS
14 39 (25.00%) DHCP
15 38 (24.36%) Linux
16 37 (23.72%) vSphere
17 36 (23.08%) Hyper-V
17 36 (23.08%) Data Centre
17 36 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (22.44%) ITIL
19 33 (21.15%) Oracle
20 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
21 29 (18.59%) MS Excel
22 28 (17.95%) Cisco
23 27 (17.31%) Application Packaging
24 26 (16.67%) AIX
25 25 (16.03%) Unix
25 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
26 24 (15.38%) 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 24 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 24 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 22 (14.10%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.21%) Apache
5 5 (3.21%) CICS
5 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.21%) IIS
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.28%) JBoss
7 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (18.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Office
3 6 (3.85%) MS Project
4 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.21%) Office 365
3 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) Bluemix
4 2 (1.28%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.28%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.64%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 45 (28.85%) SAN
2 42 (26.92%) DNS
3 39 (25.00%) DHCP
4 15 (9.62%) NetScaler
5 13 (8.33%) Firewall
6 10 (6.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.41%) WAN
7 9 (5.77%) VPN
8 8 (5.13%) LAN
9 6 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.21%) NAS
10 5 (3.21%) SMTP
11 4 (2.56%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.56%) LDAP
12 3 (1.92%) SSL
13 2 (1.28%) BGP
13 2 (1.28%) HTTP
13 2 (1.28%) Internet
13 2 (1.28%) OSPF
13 2 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.41%) MySQL
4 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.85%) DB2
5 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.56%) ObjectStore
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.64%) HBase
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.64%) QGIS
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.21%) HP UFT
2 5 (3.21%) TestDirector
2 5 (3.21%) WinRunner
3 4 (2.56%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.92%) Selenium
4 3 (1.92%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.28%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.28%) Hudson
5 2 (1.28%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.28%) MSI
5 2 (1.28%) Subversion
6 1 (0.64%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.64%) Gradle
6 1 (0.64%) Grunt
6 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Banking
3 6 (3.85%) Back Office
4 4 (2.56%) Billing
5 2 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (10.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 14 (8.97%) Administrator
2 14 (8.97%) Architect
3 13 (8.33%) Build Engineer
4 11 (7.05%) Analyst
5 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (6.41%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.13%) Server Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Mobility Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.85%) VMware Support Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.77%) .NET
2 6 (3.85%) Middleware
3 4 (2.56%) REST
4 3 (1.92%) HTML
4 3 (1.92%) J2EE
4 3 (1.92%) Java EE
4 3 (1.92%) LAMP
4 3 (1.92%) RESTful
5 2 (1.28%) Web Services
5 2 (1.28%) XML
6 1 (0.64%) CSS
6 1 (0.64%) JDBC
6 1 (0.64%) jQuery
6 1 (0.64%) JSP
6 1 (0.64%) Node.js
6 1 (0.64%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.64%) Servlets
6 1 (0.64%) SOAP
6 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 24 (15.38%) Clustering
3 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.13%) Private Cloud
5 8 (5.13%) Replication
6 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (4.49%) PKI
7 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.21%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.21%) CESG
8 5 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.21%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (3.21%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.21%) PDA
9 4 (2.56%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.56%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 96 (61.54%) Windows
2 61 (39.10%) Windows Server
3 51 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (24.36%) Linux
5 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (16.67%) AIX
7 25 (16.03%) Unix
8 21 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (7.69%) Windows 7
11 8 (5.13%) Android
11 8 (5.13%) Solaris
12 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
12 7 (4.49%) Windows Phone
13 6 (3.85%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.64%) HPUX
16 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.44%) ITIL
2 27 (17.31%) Application Packaging
3 19 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.90%) Virtual Environments
5 16 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 13 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 12 (7.69%) High Availability
7 12 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.05%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.41%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.41%) Server Building
10 9 (5.77%) DevOps
10 9 (5.77%) Software Testing
11 8 (5.13%) Build Automation
11 8 (5.13%) Change Management
12 7 (4.49%) Migration
12 7 (4.49%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.49%) Scrum
12 7 (4.49%) Test Scripting
13 6 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.41%) PowerShell
2 43 (27.56%) SQL
3 14 (8.97%) VBScript
4 8 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.49%) Java
6 6 (3.85%) Python
7 5 (3.21%) COBOL
7 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.21%) Perl
8 4 (2.56%) Korn
8 4 (2.56%) VB
9 3 (1.92%) C-shell
10 2 (1.28%) C
10 2 (1.28%) C#
11 1 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.64%) Ruby
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (27.56%) Security Cleared
2 36 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
4 23 (14.74%) MCSA
5 21 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.77%) Degree
7 8 (5.13%) MCSE
8 7 (4.49%) MCITP
8 7 (4.49%) MCTS
9 5 (3.21%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.56%) VCAP
10 4 (2.56%) VCP6
11 3 (1.92%) CCNA
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.28%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.28%) ACSA
12 2 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.28%) CCENT
12 2 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (4.49%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 37 (23.72%) vSphere
3 36 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 23 (14.74%) VMware ESX
5 19 (12.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (9.62%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.69%) XenApp
8 9 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (3.21%) vCloud
10 5 (3.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (1.92%) Docker
11 3 (1.92%) KVM
11 3 (1.92%) NFS
11 3 (1.92%) Samba
12 2 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (1.28%) RHEV
12 2 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.64%) GeoWebCache
13 1 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 19 (12.18%) SCCM
3 18 (11.54%) WSUS
4 17 (10.90%) PowerCLI
5 10 (6.41%) SCOM
6 9 (5.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (4.49%) vRealize
9 6 (3.85%) AirWatch
9 6 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (3.85%) SCVMM
10 5 (3.21%) CA Spectrum
10 5 (3.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (3.21%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (3.21%) Netcool
11 4 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (2.56%) XenMobile
12 3 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 156 (100.00%) VMware
2 99 (63.46%) Microsoft
3 71 (45.51%) Citrix
4 46 (29.49%) HP
5 33 (21.15%) Oracle
6 28 (17.95%) Cisco
7 24 (15.38%) EMC
8 23 (14.74%) AppSense
9 22 (14.10%) Red Hat
10 21 (13.46%) IBM
11 11 (7.05%) Symantec
12 10 (6.41%) NetApp
13 9 (5.77%) Apple
14 8 (5.13%) Altiris
15 7 (4.49%) CheckPoint
15 7 (4.49%) Samsung
16 6 (3.85%) Brocade
16 6 (3.85%) CA
16 6 (3.85%) F5
16 6 (3.85%) Veritas
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