The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 25 23 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.35% 11.97% 13.00%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 24.64% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 8
Median daily rate £340 £418 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.56% +26.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13 69 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 17.57% 48.59% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 51 21
Median daily rate £395 £390 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.28% +12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £445 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Renfrewshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -1 1 £340 -18.56%
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
3 13 (81.25%) vSphere
4 12 (75.00%) DNS
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 11 (68.75%) SQL
5 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
5 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
5 11 (68.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (68.75%) vRealize
5 11 (68.75%) PowerCLI
5 11 (68.75%) VSAN
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (62.50%) DHCP
7 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
7 9 (56.25%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (12.50%) MSI
9 2 (12.50%) Change Management
9 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (12.50%) AIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) iPlanet
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) VSAN
3 10 (62.50%) DHCP
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSI
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Development Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XSD
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Personalization
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C-shell
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) vSphere
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) PowerCLI
1 11 (68.75%) vRealize
2 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) BEA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Sun