The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian 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 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 West Lothian 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 13 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.33% - 11.76%
As % of the System Software category 28.57% - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate £363 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 - £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
System Software Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.67% - 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate £363 - £292
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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Livingston - 2 £363 -
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas