The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 2.61% -
As % of the System Software category - 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £281 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £21.33 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+54.71% -0.79%
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Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.30% 15.69% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 4
Average daily rate £279 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £375 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam