The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 38 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.38% 1.30% -
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £23.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -0.86%
vSphere
East 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 Derbyshire region.

System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 18 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.39% 11.69% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 60
Average daily rate £388 £375 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +240.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £238 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £152
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.00 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

vSphere
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware