The median contractor rate for a Virtualisation Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Consultant
UK / Scotland
Rank - 129 130
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.039% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.041% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1642 2454 2759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.53% 94.79% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 1354 1516
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 76
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +30.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Virtualisation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Virtualisation Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Consultant in Scotland

Virtualisation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtualisation Consultant in Scotland

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Virtualisation Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Virtualisation Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) F5

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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%) iPlanet
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) VMware