The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 82 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 15 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.21% -
As % of the System Software category 8.52% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £365 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year
- +6.00%
VMware ESX
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
176 99 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.04% 7.02% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 36 52
Median daily rate £375 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £48.75 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.52% +59.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware ESX across the Edinburgh region.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the Edinburgh region.

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) Citrix
3 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (78.95%) WSUS
4 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (73.68%) XenApp
5 14 (73.68%) XenDesktop
5 14 (73.68%) VBScript
6 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
6 12 (63.16%) Clustering
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (57.89%) NetScaler
8 8 (42.11%) Application Packaging
8 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
8 8 (42.11%) NetApp
9 6 (31.58%) SCCM
9 6 (31.58%) SCOM
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL
10 5 (26.32%) AppSense
11 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
12 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
12 3 (15.79%) Finance
12 3 (15.79%) SharePoint

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Storage Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Clustering
2 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Application Packaging
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
2 14 (73.68%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (73.68%) XenApp
3 14 (73.68%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) WSUS
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (31.58%) SCCM
3 6 (31.58%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) AppSense
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Lumension
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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