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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 44 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing vSphere 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.60% 0.21% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 6.98% 2.44% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £208
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -26.31%
vSphere
East Midlands

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
43 41 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.55% 8.67% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 14
Median daily rate £525 £325 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +56.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £285 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £347 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.23 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £50.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

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

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 1 - - 3
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) EdgeSight
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) VCAP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (25.00%) VCDX

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VCAP
1 1 (25.00%) VCDX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) EdgeSight
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp