Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 88 72
Rank change year-on-year -23 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.38% 1.50%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 3.45% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 17
Glasgow median daily rate £371 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.65% +41.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £298 £413 £174
90th Percentile £450 £468 £378
Scotland median daily rate £280 £363 £284
% change year-on-year -22.76% +27.64% -8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £35.50

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 177 145 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.39% 11.07% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 63 86
Glasgow median daily rate £328 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £123 £180 £126
90th Percentile £500 £450 £442
Scotland median daily rate £390 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.35% -45.24% +25.37%
10th Percentile £14.67 £10.00 £19.50
90th Percentile £146.10 £24.50 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +14.09%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Domino
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (50.00%) Malwarebytes
1 3 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (50.00%) Sophos
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas