The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leatherhead region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.89% - -
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
System Software Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 16.98% 14.63% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £333 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
vSphere
Surrey

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk