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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vSphere 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 11.35% - -
As % of the System Software category 58.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate
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£334 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -20.49%
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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
36 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 19.46% 13.79% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 12
Average daily rate £330 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £361 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £23.18 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vSphere across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

vSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) IPv4
4 14 (51.85%) IPv6
4 14 (51.85%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (48.15%) VMware ESX
5 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
8 8 (29.63%) Migration
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
8 8 (29.63%) SCCM
8 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (29.63%) XenApp
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
9 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle
9 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (25.93%) Dependency Management
10 6 (22.22%) Dashboard Development

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) Lync
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) IPv4
1 14 (51.85%) IPv6
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) SNMP
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) NAS
3 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Designer
3 7 (25.93%) Designer
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.41%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Dependency Management
3 6 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.41%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 6 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) VMware ESX
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) XenApp
3 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.41%) SCOM
5 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) AppSense
5 6 (22.22%) ComArch
5 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
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