The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 32 47
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 3.56% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category - 22.22% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -3.84%

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

System Software Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.85% 16.00% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 14
Median daily rate £275 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £212 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £42.00 £26.60 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -26.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex