The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 93 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.063% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 0.92% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £310 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +260.00%
VMware ESXi
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
150 109 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.87% 6.84% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 35 52
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £173 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £48.75 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £25.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESXi
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V

VMware ESXi
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware