The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% 3.17% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £311 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +5.18%

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

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 63 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.02% 10.28% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 41
Median daily rate £300 £306 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £99 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -2.76%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) vRealize
3 2 (50.00%) PowerCLI
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) PowerCLI
1 2 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec