Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 21 November 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 > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 40 50
Rank change year-on-year -22 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing vSphere 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.59% 0.52% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 5.41% 4.35% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £432 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.85% -12.90% -
10th Percentile £391 £319 £255
90th Percentile £447 £356 £435
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £340
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £49.46 £28.75
% change year-on-year - +72.03% -32.35%

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 74 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 10.98% 11.95% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 31
Basingstoke median daily rate £358 £331 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.92% -14.52% +7.64%
10th Percentile £128 £123 £106
90th Percentile £491 £469 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35% +7.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.01% +10.76%
10th Percentile £10.28 £10.13 £11.64
90th Percentile £24.42 £14.63 £19.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £14.75 £15.89
% change year-on-year -11.69% -7.16% +9.57%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Basingstoke

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (100.00%) Minimum Viable Product
1 4 (100.00%) VSAN
1 4 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension
2 1 (25.00%) vRealize

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec