The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank - 52 44
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.37% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category - 5.13% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £29.53 £22.10
% change year-on-year
+4.98% +33.63%

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

System Software Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.69% 7.28% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 15
Median daily rate £400 £250 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -27.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £172 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £300 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 18
Median hourly rate £10.75 £11.15 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.58% -25.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £16.30 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire