The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.56% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
vSphere
Northern Ireland

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

System Software Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.65% 10.42% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £525 £124 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+323.38% -44.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £108 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £338 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim