The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 25 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 / West Lothian
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 3.13% -
As % of the System Software category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year - +11.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -50.71% -6.66%  

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 West Lothian with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3 3 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 9.68% 9.38% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £200 £388 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.38% +50.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Lothian