The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 68 90
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs citing vSphere 24 63 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.31% 2.79% 1.52%
As % of the System Software category 8.48% 19.94% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 49 21
Median daily rate £436 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £421 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £46.96 £28.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% -42.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -35.13%
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 Hampshire region.

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
283 316 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.47% 13.99% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 168 188
Median daily rate £365 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 26
Median hourly rate £44.46 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.05% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.44 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vSphere across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

vSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +2 13 £455 -
Basingstoke +13 1 £338 +29.80% 1
Farnborough +1 1 £475 +18.75% 5
Havant -6 1 £250 +11.11% 1
Winchester -17 1 £425 +27.34% 1
Fareham - 1 £350 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 58 (92.06%) VMware
2 40 (63.49%) Linux
3 37 (58.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (53.97%) Windows
5 23 (36.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (26.98%) Red Hat
9 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
9 16 (25.40%) ITIL
9 16 (25.40%) SQL
9 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
9 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
11 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 13 (20.63%) SAN
13 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
13 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (17.46%) HP
14 11 (17.46%) Cisco
15 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
15 10 (15.87%) DNS
15 10 (15.87%) Test Strategy
16 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
16 9 (14.29%) NFS
16 9 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 8 (12.70%) Firewall
17 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
17 8 (12.70%) EMC

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
3 2 (3.17%) PaaS
3 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) SAN
2 10 (15.87%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.11%) DHCP
4 7 (11.11%) IPv4
4 7 (11.11%) IPv6
5 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (9.52%) LDAP
5 6 (9.52%) PCoIP
5 6 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.35%) DVB
7 4 (6.35%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (6.35%) HTTP
7 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.35%) MPLS
8 2 (3.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.59%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Billing
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Administrator
2 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 9 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Server Support
6 3 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) REST
2 4 (6.35%) HTML
2 4 (6.35%) HTML5
2 4 (6.35%) Node.js
3 3 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.94%) Replication
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) Digital TV
4 4 (6.35%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.35%) MPEG
4 4 (6.35%) STB
4 4 (6.35%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.17%) RIA
5 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.59%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Windows
3 23 (36.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 8 (12.70%) CentOS
8 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (9.52%) Unix
10 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
10 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
11 4 (6.35%) AIX
12 3 (4.76%) VMS
13 1 (1.59%) Solaris
13 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Test Strategy
3 7 (11.11%) Project Management
3 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.52%) Converged Infrastructure
4 6 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (9.52%) Service Management
5 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.94%) Automated Testing
5 5 (7.94%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (7.94%) Scrum
5 5 (7.94%) Software Deployment
6 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.35%) SOA
6 4 (6.35%) TDD
6 4 (6.35%) User Stories
7 3 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.94%) Perl
4 5 (7.94%) Python
5 4 (6.35%) C
5 4 (6.35%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) Korn
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (9.52%) Degree
4 6 (9.52%) MCSE
5 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.76%) VCAP
7 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.59%) MCSA
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
8 1 (1.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (58.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
5 9 (14.29%) NFS
6 8 (12.70%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (9.52%) Samba
7 6 (9.52%) vCloud
7 6 (9.52%) VMware Server
7 6 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (9.52%) XenApp
8 5 (7.94%) Docker
9 3 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (3.17%) Firmware
10 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (7.94%) SCCM
4 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.76%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.17%) Puppet
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.17%) SCOM
7 1 (1.59%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.59%) SafeCom
7 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 58 (92.06%) VMware
2 17 (26.98%) Red Hat
3 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco
4 11 (17.46%) HP
5 8 (12.70%) Citrix
5 8 (12.70%) EMC
5 8 (12.70%) Oracle
6 7 (11.11%) Veritas
7 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.52%) NETGEAR
7 6 (9.52%) Symantec
8 5 (7.94%) F5
8 5 (7.94%) IBM
8 5 (7.94%) SaltStack
8 5 (7.94%) Sophos
9 3 (4.76%) Intel
9 3 (4.76%) Intel Security
9 3 (4.76%) Isilon
9 3 (4.76%) Remedy
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