The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 59 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing vSphere 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.33% 0.26% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.60% 2.30% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
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
77 87 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.62% 11.33% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 34
Median daily rate £435 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £196 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 14
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 1 - -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) WSUS
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Network Design
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (30.00%) VLAN
7 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
8 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) MySQL
8 2 (20.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
9 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
9 1 (10.00%) DHCP
9 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (10.00%) DNS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp