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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 37 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.36% 1.65% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 9.23% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.96%
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
14 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.05% 17.91% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 43 17
Median daily rate £300 £330 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +38.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £298 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £360 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +37.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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

vSphere
Top 12 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware