The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 10.91% 1.75% -
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £439 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £20.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+114.63% +8.60%
vSphere
Surrey

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

System Software Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 40.00% 21.05% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
Median daily rate £440 £250 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £173 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

vSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

vSphere Daily Rate Trend in Woking

vSphere
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Woking region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) vCloud
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) IPsec
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
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