The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Server
Rank 138 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.063% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 1.16% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£328 - £283
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 - £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £185 £313
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -40.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+160.00% -56.89%
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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
248 258 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.77% 9.35% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 134 74
Average daily rate £300 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £128 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £24.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 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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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 - 2 £328 -
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UK

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
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 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Hitachi