Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware vCenter Server
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 136 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 -35 +29
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.24% 1.53% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £225
% change year-on-year +17.65% +88.89% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 323 327 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.40% 11.22% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 193 78
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% +10.71%
10th Percentile £329 £300 £158
90th Percentile £700 £600 £479
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £345
% change year-on-year +2.41% +20.29% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £19.50
Scotland median hourly rate £34.69 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +38.77% +16.28% +16.22%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in Edinburgh

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vCenter Server in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for vCenter Server in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (75.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (75.00%) VMware NSX
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) vMotion
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel

vCenter Server
Co-occurring 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 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) VMS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (75.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Proactive Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCLI
1 1 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat