Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 19 June 2018 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 57 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing vSphere 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.25% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 2.33% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Coventry median daily rate £523 £425 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.94% +27.82% +33.00%
10th Percentile £491 £413 £315
90th Percentile £568 £438 £340
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £238 £340
% change year-on-year +78.95% -30.15% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -6.94% -30.77%

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 Coventry with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 115 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 14.52% 6.90% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 34
Coventry median daily rate £450 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £263 £114 £198
90th Percentile £609 £496 £479
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 11
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +36.36% -21.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £22.10 £16.00 £15.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +7.41% -10.00%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Coventry

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya