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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 85 61 85
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 45 74 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.47% 2.79% 1.57%
As % of the System Software category 17.51% 30.45% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £345 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £181 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £448 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £110.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.00% +11.11%
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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
257 243 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.37% 9.15% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 92 80
Average daily rate £322 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.19% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £123 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 8
Average hourly rate £30.84 £15.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.93% +5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £29.17 £21.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -10 24 £317 -7.25% 6
Glasgow -13 6 £375 - 1
South Ayrshire - 2 £98 - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
North Lanarkshire - - - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (47.15%) Windows
3 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
3 43 (34.96%) Active Directory
4 38 (30.89%) SAN
4 38 (30.89%) SQL
4 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
5 37 (30.08%) SC Cleared
6 31 (25.20%) VMware ESX
7 29 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (21.95%) Citrix
9 24 (19.51%) SCCM
10 23 (18.70%) ITIL
11 22 (17.89%) Linux
12 21 (17.07%) Clustering
12 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (16.26%) PowerShell
13 20 (16.26%) vSphere
14 19 (15.45%) Red Hat
14 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
14 19 (15.45%) EMC
15 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (13.82%) HP
16 16 (13.01%) Migration
16 16 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (12.20%) Change Management
17 15 (12.20%) Firewall
18 14 (11.38%) IPsec
18 14 (11.38%) Veritas
18 14 (11.38%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (9.76%) JBoss
1 12 (9.76%) SharePoint
1 12 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.69%) Apache
3 6 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.88%) Lync
4 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
2 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.44%) MS Project
4 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) Office 365
3 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.89%) SAN
2 15 (12.20%) Firewall
3 14 (11.38%) IPsec
3 14 (11.38%) DNS
4 12 (9.76%) NAS
5 11 (8.94%) DHCP
6 6 (4.88%) LDAP
7 4 (3.25%) LAN
7 4 (3.25%) WAN
8 3 (2.44%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.63%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.63%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.81%) VPN
10 1 (0.81%) Intranet
10 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Informix
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) WinRunner
1 6 (4.88%) TestDirector
1 6 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) MSI
4 2 (1.63%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.63%) AdminStudio
4 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.13%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (14.63%) Consultant
2 11 (8.94%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (8.94%) Administrator
3 10 (8.13%) Architect
4 8 (6.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (6.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (6.50%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Build Engineer
6 6 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (4.88%) Test Engineer
6 6 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.07%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) .NET
1 5 (4.07%) Middleware
2 3 (2.44%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.63%) OAuth
3 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.81%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) XML
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Clustering
2 11 (8.94%) Replication
3 10 (8.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.88%) PDA
6 4 (3.25%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.25%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.44%) Open Source
8 2 (1.63%) iPad
8 2 (1.63%) iSeries
8 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.63%) BYOD
8 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.81%) CESG
9 1 (0.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.15%) Windows
2 29 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (17.89%) Linux
4 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (11.38%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (8.94%) AIX
8 9 (7.32%) UNIX
9 8 (6.50%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.69%) Solaris
11 2 (1.63%) HPUX
11 2 (1.63%) Android
11 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.70%) ITIL
2 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
3 16 (13.01%) Migration
4 15 (12.20%) Change Management
5 13 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.50%) Software Testing
6 8 (6.50%) Test Scripting
7 7 (5.69%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.88%) Supplier Management
8 6 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.07%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.07%) Service Management
10 4 (3.25%) Data Security
10 4 (3.25%) Project Management
10 4 (3.25%) Performance Testing
10 4 (3.25%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.25%) ITIL V3
11 3 (2.44%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.89%) SQL
2 20 (16.26%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.07%) Perl
4 4 (3.25%) VBScript
5 3 (2.44%) Python
6 2 (1.63%) REXX
6 2 (1.63%) Tcl
6 2 (1.63%) VB
6 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.63%) C
7 1 (0.81%) C#
7 1 (0.81%) Java
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
2 37 (30.08%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.38%) MCSE
5 8 (6.50%) Degree
5 8 (6.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (6.50%) MCTS
5 8 (6.50%) MCITP
6 7 (5.69%) MCSA
7 6 (4.88%) ISTQB
7 6 (4.88%) RHCE
8 3 (2.44%) CCNA
8 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.63%) OCP
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.63%) MCP
9 2 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) HND
10 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (34.96%) Active Directory
2 31 (25.20%) VMware ESX
3 20 (16.26%) vSphere
4 11 (8.94%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.88%) VMware Server
7 4 (3.25%) vCloud
8 3 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.63%) Samba
9 2 (1.63%) NFS
10 1 (0.81%) KVM
10 1 (0.81%) RHEV
10 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.81%) XenApp
10 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.81%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 24 (19.51%) SCCM
2 8 (6.50%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.69%) Netcool
3 7 (5.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (5.69%) SCOM
4 6 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (4.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.25%) WSUS
7 3 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.44%) Puppet
7 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.81%) WMI
9 1 (0.81%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
3 27 (21.95%) Citrix
4 19 (15.45%) EMC
4 19 (15.45%) Red Hat
5 17 (13.82%) HP
6 14 (11.38%) Veritas
7 13 (10.57%) Oracle
8 11 (8.94%) Cisco
9 9 (7.32%) Symantec
9 9 (7.32%) McAfee
10 7 (5.69%) NetApp
10 7 (5.69%) IBM
10 7 (5.69%) CommVault
11 6 (4.88%) Dell
12 5 (4.07%) Veeam
13 4 (3.25%) F5
14 3 (2.44%) Altiris
14 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
15 2 (1.63%) Apple
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