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 27 June 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 52 69
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.96% 2.67% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 21.31% 20.21% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
Median daily rate £425 £274 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.25% +20.99%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year - +11.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.64 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -48.13% -9.33%  

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 61 94 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.21% 13.22% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 23
Median daily rate £395 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £129 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £371 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

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 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) AIX
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (45.83%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 9 (37.50%) SAN
6 9 (37.50%) EMC
7 8 (33.33%) Squid
7 8 (33.33%) SCOM
7 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 8 (33.33%) ArcSight
7 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (33.33%) SELinux
7 8 (33.33%) Tripwire
7 8 (33.33%) vCenter Server
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 7 (29.17%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (25.00%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) ITIL
10 5 (20.83%) Change Management
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
11 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.67%) SCCM

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) VSAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
1 1 (4.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
1 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (50.00%) AIX
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (25.00%) Unix
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) CentOS
8 2 (8.33%) Solaris
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) CCNP
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) MCSA
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Virtual Servers
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (33.33%) Squid
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) Terminal Server
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) PowerHA
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCOM
1 8 (33.33%) SELinux
1 8 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 7 (29.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (8.33%) WSUS
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (37.50%) EMC
4 8 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 8 (33.33%) Tripwire
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
7 3 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (8.33%) Avaya
8 2 (8.33%) IBM
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) Dell
9 1 (4.17%) F5
9 1 (4.17%) Sophos
9 1 (4.17%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) Veeam
9 1 (4.17%) Veritas