The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 37 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.37% 0.56% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 4.55% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £138 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+136.36% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -21.56%
vSphere
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 9.19% 12.36% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 13
Average daily rate £250 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £138 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 7
Average hourly rate £13.75 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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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
York - - - - 2
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 24 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) DMZ
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) DMZ
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco