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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 69 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 4.90% 9.09% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £288 £464 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.03% +20.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £380 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £31.56 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.90% -2.90%
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
102 110 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.04% 7.22% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 61
Median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Law

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Varonis
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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