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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 18 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vSphere 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 6.21% - 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £318
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £320
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 £19.75 £18.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -38.52%
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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
20 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 12.42% 10.71% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 14
Average daily rate £325 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £8.68 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.57%

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 4 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
5 8 (47.06%) SCCM
5 8 (47.06%) XenApp
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 8 (47.06%) Migration
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
6 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (35.29%) AppSense
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Dependency Management
8 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (23.53%) ComArch
9 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
9 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
9 4 (23.53%) Perl
9 4 (23.53%) SQL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SNMP
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) IPv4
1 4 (23.53%) IPv6
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Dependency Management
4 4 (23.53%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) XenApp
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
4 2 (11.76%) SCOM
5 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) AppSense
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (23.53%) ComArch
6 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (11.76%) EMC
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Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago