The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 32 48
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.92% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category - 5.26% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £388 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.49% 17.43% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 17
Average daily rate £290 £240 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vSphere across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware