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 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 / Renfrewshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 18
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 0 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 8.48% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category - 22.22% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 8
Median daily rate - £320 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year - +11.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10 171 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 32.26% 38.17% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 104 20
Median daily rate £325 £321 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.24% -6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.76%  
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 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

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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) C-shell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C-shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware