The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 41 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing vSphere 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.86% 1.93% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 5.97% 8.14% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£623 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+22.89% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+18.53% -15.63%
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
67 86 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.47% 23.76% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 9
Average daily rate £370 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.42% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £136 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £19.11 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vSphere across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Nottingham -4 4 £623 +102.43%
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) HP SIM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco