Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 60 81
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 20 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.53% 2.49% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 13.79% 19.86% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 13
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% +11.11%
10th Percentile £250 £111 £217
90th Percentile £423 £438 £375
Scotland median daily rate £345 £315 £330
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.63 £21.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +22.02% +12.00% -25.00%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 145 141 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.09% 12.52% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 86 65
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +21.50%
10th Percentile £180 £119 £159
90th Percentile £450 £442 £388
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £21.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +25.37% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.00 £19.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £24.50 £22.50 £47.75
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £18.63
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.09% +18.25%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 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 17 November 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) XSLT
5 6 (30.00%) C++
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Release Management
5 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server

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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) VSAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.00%) GitLab
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SAN Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) XSLT
2 1 (5.00%) lodash
2 1 (5.00%) Redux
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Release Management
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) ES6
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (10.00%) Squid
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SELinux
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) Tripwire
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Black Duck
5 1 (5.00%) Brocade
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam