The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 55 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% - 1.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% - 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
vSphere
Nottinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.34% 4.25% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 15
Median daily rate £475 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.00 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £12.40 £14.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) EdgeSight
2 1 (50.00%) QNAP
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) VCDX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) QNAP