The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Taunton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.28 £27.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +14.73%
System Software Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
60 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 28.17% 32.05% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 1 5
Average daily rate £328 £550 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.45% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £550 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
vSphere
Somerset

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vSphere across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Taunton