The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Server 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 Server over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Server
Rank 119 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.080% -
As % of the System Software category 1.24% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £313 £319
% change year-on-year
-40.80% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-56.89% +5.45%
System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
241 171 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.20% 6.84% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 69 71
Average daily rate £313 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £172 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.45 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £28.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware Server
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VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Server across the Scotland region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware Server
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 Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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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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 - - - -
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VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware Server 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 Server.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) EDI

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix