Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for Virtual Machines skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Machines over the 6 months to 19 August 2019 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.

Virtual Machine (VM)
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 26 32
Contract jobs citing Virtual Machines 0 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby - 3.04% 5.47%
As % of the System Software category - 17.02% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 20
Derby median daily rate - £504 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.40% -1.96%
Derbyshire median daily rate - £500 £375
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Machines 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 Derby with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 19 47 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 9.64% 17.87% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 86
Derby median daily rate £215 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.42% +1.33% +4.46%
10th Percentile £125 £121 £179
90th Percentile £524 £512 £439
Derbyshire median daily rate £150 £384 £325
% change year-on-year -60.91% +18.08% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Derby median hourly rate £120.00 £15.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +674.19% +9.15% +13.60%
10th Percentile £117.50 £10.89 £13.93
90th Percentile £122.50 £17.50 £15.75
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.14 £15.86 £14.20
% change year-on-year -23.46% +11.69% +19.58%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Virtual Machines as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Derby

Virtual Machines
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtual Machines in Derby.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Machines in Derby