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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 59 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 68 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.54% 1.70% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 31.19% 17.04% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -10.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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
218 223 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.13% 9.96% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 70 95
Average daily rate £347 £301 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 15
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £29.90 £35.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 January 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 January 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 22 £450 +68.22% 9
Glasgow -4 13 £310 -27.05% 8
West Lothian - - - -
Moray - - - -
South Ayrshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 74 (55.64%) Windows
3 47 (35.34%) Microsoft
4 46 (34.59%) SQL
5 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
6 44 (33.08%) SC Cleared
6 44 (33.08%) Security Cleared
7 37 (27.82%) SAN
8 34 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (23.31%) Citrix
10 29 (21.80%) VMware ESX
11 28 (21.05%) DNS
11 28 (21.05%) MS Exchange
12 27 (20.30%) SCCM
13 25 (18.80%) Replication
13 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (18.05%) HP
15 23 (17.29%) ITIL
15 23 (17.29%) Clustering
15 23 (17.29%) Firewall
16 22 (16.54%) DHCP
17 21 (15.79%) vSphere
18 20 (15.04%) PowerShell
18 20 (15.04%) MS Office
18 20 (15.04%) Linux
19 19 (14.29%) SharePoint
19 19 (14.29%) Configuration Management
20 18 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
20 18 (13.53%) Enterprise Storage
21 17 (12.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (9.02%) JBoss
5 7 (5.26%) Apache
6 6 (4.51%) Lync
6 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.26%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.50%) IIS
9 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.50%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (15.04%) MS Office
2 13 (9.77%) MS Project
3 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Office 365
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.82%) SAN
2 28 (21.05%) DNS
3 23 (17.29%) Firewall
4 22 (16.54%) DHCP
5 17 (12.78%) IPsec
6 15 (11.28%) NAS
7 11 (8.27%) VPN
8 10 (7.52%) LAN
8 10 (7.52%) WAN
9 8 (6.02%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.01%) LDAP
11 3 (2.26%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.75%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.75%) HSRP
13 1 (0.75%) WLAN
13 1 (0.75%) RIP
13 1 (0.75%) L2TP
13 1 (0.75%) BGP
13 1 (0.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) WinRunner
1 4 (3.01%) TestDirector
1 4 (3.01%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.75%) MSI
2 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.75%) AdminStudio
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
2 1 (0.75%) Banking
2 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (16.54%) Consultant
2 16 (12.03%) Build Engineer
3 12 (9.02%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (8.27%) Administrator
4 11 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (6.77%) Architect
5 9 (6.77%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Server Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Data Consultant
9 5 (3.76%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) IT Support
10 4 (3.01%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.01%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Middleware
2 3 (2.26%) Web Services
3 2 (1.50%) OAuth
3 2 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.50%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) CSS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Replication
2 23 (17.29%) Clustering
3 18 (13.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (7.52%) Fat Client
4 10 (7.52%) Thin Client
5 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.01%) PDA
7 4 (3.01%) iPad
8 3 (2.26%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.26%) Open Source
9 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.50%) iSeries
10 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.75%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 74 (55.64%) Windows
2 34 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (15.04%) Linux
5 17 (12.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (12.03%) Windows 7
7 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.02%) AIX
9 7 (5.26%) UNIX
10 6 (4.51%) Solaris
11 4 (3.01%) Windows XP
12 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.26%) HPUX
13 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.50%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.29%) ITIL
2 19 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 18 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (9.77%) Migration
5 11 (8.27%) Unit Testing
6 8 (6.02%) Data Mapping
7 7 (5.26%) Change Management
7 7 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.51%) Performance Testing
9 5 (3.76%) Test Scripting
9 5 (3.76%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.76%) Supplier Management
9 5 (3.76%) Software Testing
9 5 (3.76%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.01%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.01%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.01%) Data Security
10 4 (3.01%) Business Continuity Management
11 3 (2.26%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.59%) SQL
2 20 (15.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.50%) Perl
3 2 (1.50%) VBScript
3 2 (1.50%) C
4 1 (0.75%) MUMPS
4 1 (0.75%) C#
4 1 (0.75%) Java
4 1 (0.75%) VB
4 1 (0.75%) REXX
4 1 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (33.08%) SC Cleared
1 44 (33.08%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.77%) MCSE
3 11 (8.27%) Degree
4 9 (6.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (5.26%) MCITP
7 6 (4.51%) MCTS
7 6 (4.51%) RHCE
8 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.01%) MCSA
9 3 (2.26%) CCNA
9 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) DICOM
1 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
2 29 (21.80%) VMware ESX
3 21 (15.79%) vSphere
4 11 (8.27%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.51%) vCloud
7 3 (2.26%) KVM
7 3 (2.26%) RHEV
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.50%) XenApp
8 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.50%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (20.30%) SCCM
2 13 (9.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (8.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (8.27%) SCOM
4 5 (3.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (3.76%) Netcool
4 5 (3.76%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (3.01%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.75%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (35.34%) Microsoft
3 31 (23.31%) Citrix
4 24 (18.05%) HP
5 16 (12.03%) Red Hat
6 13 (9.77%) Veritas
6 13 (9.77%) EMC
6 13 (9.77%) Oracle
7 12 (9.02%) Cisco
8 11 (8.27%) Altiris
9 9 (6.77%) Dell
10 8 (6.02%) NetApp
10 8 (6.02%) IBM
11 6 (4.51%) Symantec
11 6 (4.51%) Apple
12 5 (3.76%) CommVault
13 4 (3.01%) Veeam
13 4 (3.01%) F5
13 4 (3.01%) McAfee
14 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
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