Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware vSphere
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 20.83% - -
As % of the System Software category 83.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Andover median daily rate £375 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year - +21.43% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £49.46 £28.75
% change year-on-year - +72.03% -37.84%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 25.00% 5.13% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Andover median daily rate £375 £115 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +226.09% -71.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £258 £106 £275
90th Percentile £388 £409 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +1.97% +8.57% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Andover median hourly rate - - £15.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.02 £14.00 £15.78
% change year-on-year -7.00% -11.25% +8.79%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Andover

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vSphere in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Andover

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 Andover region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Software AG
1 10 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) webMethods
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (100.00%) F#
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (100.00%) TestNG
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 10 (100.00%) PuTTY

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 10 (100.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 10 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 10 (100.00%) TestNG
2 7 (70.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) API Testing
1 10 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Web Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) F#
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) Software AG
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) webMethods