The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 104 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 3.79% 4.89% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 9
Median daily rate £300 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £464 £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
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
369 327 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.33% 11.23% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 162 146
Median daily rate £321 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £172 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 7 £300 -4.00%
Edinburgh +14 5 £288 -38.03% 1
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VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) vSphere
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
4 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) C
6 5 (29.41%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) vRealize
6 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) XenApp
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 4 (23.53%) PowerCLI
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) SAN
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Dell
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Linux

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) ObjectStore
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) WinDbg
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Server Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ICT Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) SUSE
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) C
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) vSphere
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) XenApp
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Server
7 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) vRealize
2 4 (23.53%) PowerCLI
3 3 (17.65%) WSUS
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM
4 2 (11.76%) SCOM
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) CA
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) Varonis
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
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