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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 33 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing vSphere 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.52% 1.15% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 16.22% 11.11% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £375 £383 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £369 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £397 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £23.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -0.86%
vSphere
South East

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
37 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.55% 10.34% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 13
Average hourly rate £26.60 £39.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.79% +155.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vSphere across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vSphere across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

vSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +22 6 £375 -6.25%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 25 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) vCloud
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) HP