The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 41 41 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +21  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.10% 2.46% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 28.21% 25.93% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Median daily rate £353 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.84% +2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £345 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £406 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -46.51% +43.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 39 54 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 7.46% 9.49% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 33
Median daily rate £300 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £112 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £110.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -85.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) SAN
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (31.03%) Citrix
7 9 (31.03%) ITIL
8 8 (27.59%) AIX
8 8 (27.59%) vSphere
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
9 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (24.14%) WSUS
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (24.14%) DHCP
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco
10 6 (20.69%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (17.24%) HP
11 5 (17.24%) Dell
11 5 (17.24%) EMC
11 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
11 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
12 4 (13.79%) PowerShell

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) DHCP
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) NAS
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) VSAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Server Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) AIX
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
8 4 (13.79%) Unix
9 3 (10.34%) Solaris
10 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
11 1 (3.45%) CentOS
11 1 (3.45%) HPUX
11 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Change Control
2 3 (10.34%) Change Management
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (10.34%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) High Availability
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (3.45%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) vSphere
3 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Server
6 3 (10.34%) Squid
6 3 (10.34%) Terminal Server
6 3 (10.34%) XenApp
7 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.45%) KVM
7 1 (3.45%) PowerHA
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) WSUS
2 4 (13.79%) PowerCLI
2 4 (13.79%) vRealize
3 3 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) SELinux
4 2 (6.90%) SnapMirror
5 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 5 (17.24%) Dell
6 5 (17.24%) EMC
6 5 (17.24%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) ArcSight
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Tripwire
8 2 (6.90%) Avaya
8 2 (6.90%) IBM
8 2 (6.90%) NetApp
8 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
8 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.90%) Veeam
8 2 (6.90%) Veritas
8 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec