The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.93% -
As % of the System Software category - 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.18% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+26.54% -17.64%
vSphere
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.42% 11.73% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 14
Median daily rate £379 £350 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Median hourly rate £10.50 £16.44 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.13% +13.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing vSphere across the Coventry region.

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware