The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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 £31.56 £23.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -0.86%
vSphere
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 15.56% 7.04% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +10.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel