The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 44 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing vSphere 20 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.87% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 18.02% 3.90% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 1
Average daily rate £340 £420 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +25.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £23.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -0.86%
vSphere
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 77 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.90% 11.14% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 33 18
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.85 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.75% +13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.76 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.20 £55.00 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vSphere across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

vSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon +12 17 £340 -19.04%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (86.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (63.64%) ITIL
6 14 (63.64%) Migration
7 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
7 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
8 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
9 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
9 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
9 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (36.36%) MCSE
10 8 (36.36%) MCSA
10 8 (36.36%) NetApp
10 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
10 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
10 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (31.82%) Finance
11 7 (31.82%) SAN
11 7 (31.82%) DNS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
3 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DHCP
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
1 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
1 7 (31.82%) Skype
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
5 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (86.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
1 14 (63.64%) Migration
2 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCSA
1 8 (36.36%) MCSE
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) NetApp
4 6 (27.27%) Sophos
5 2 (9.09%) Forcepoint
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.55%) arcserve
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) HP
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