The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vSphere 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 7.79% - -
As % of the System Software category 54.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.08 £23.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+26.42% -0.86%
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 Winchester region.

System Software Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.29% 32.35% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 6
Average daily rate £375 £285 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -21.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Average hourly rate £8.68 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.20% +89.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

vSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

vSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (46.67%) Windows
5 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
5 13 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (40.00%) Firewall
6 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) IPv4
6 12 (40.00%) IPv6
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (36.67%) Citrix
7 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
7 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
10 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
11 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (20.00%) SAN
12 6 (20.00%) EMC
12 6 (20.00%) NAS
12 6 (20.00%) XenApp
12 6 (20.00%) SCCM
12 6 (20.00%) VCE vBlock

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
1 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
1 12 (40.00%) IPv4
1 12 (40.00%) IPv6
2 6 (20.00%) NAS
2 6 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.67%) SNMP
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 8 (26.67%) Designer
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 7 (23.33%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Server Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Database Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) SAN Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Server Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
3 6 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 6 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
4 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.33%) Unix
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Workflow
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
3 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.00%) XenApp
5 4 (13.33%) XenServer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
1 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (10.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) Citrix
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) Altiris
7 2 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 2 (6.67%) BT
7 2 (6.67%) ComArch
7 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
7 2 (6.67%) Huawei
7 2 (6.67%) Nokia
7 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Sony
8 1 (3.33%) Sun
8 1 (3.33%) ZTE
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago