The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 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 Warwickshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.88% -
As % of the System Software category - 6.90% -
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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.36% 12.78% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 6
Average daily rate £350 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £92 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.60 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.34 £17.40 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
vSphere
West Midlands

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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vSphere
West Midlands

vSphere
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR