The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £332 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.86% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.79 £21.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -26.31%
vSphere
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.50% 12.28% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £100 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £100 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £100 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Median hourly rate £47.83 £31.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.84% +46.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

vSphere
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Telnet
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 2 (100.00%) Telnet
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Tandberg