Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 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 ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 96 104
Rank change year-on-year +34 +8 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 10 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.48% 0.67% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 3.41% 4.50% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 14
Median daily rate £430 £498 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.57% +76.11% -33.53%
Scotland median daily rate £430 £413 £280
% change year-on-year +4.24% +47.32% -18.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 222 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.04% 14.78% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 113 123
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -4.26%
10th Percentile £244 £194 £139
90th Percentile £573 £570 £485
Scotland median daily rate £418 £375 £333
% change year-on-year +11.33% +12.78% -5.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £26.50 £23.00 £24.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.22% -4.88% +0.75%
10th Percentile £17.30 £21.10 £12.33
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.25 £34.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.90 £16.75
% change year-on-year +95.53% +6.87% -15.19%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) vRealize
1 3 (100.00%) PowerCLI
1 3 (100.00%) VSAN
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 1 (33.33%) XML

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VSAN
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware NSX
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) PowerCLI
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP