Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 17 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.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 54 53
Contract jobs citing Virtual Machines 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category - 10.00% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
East Sussex median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -29.41%
South East median daily rate £425 £341 £410
% change year-on-year +24.54% -16.77% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.00 - £22.50

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 East Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 57 20 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.70% 4.12% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 24
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £395 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +25.90% -3.46%
10th Percentile £133 £213 £185
90th Percentile £525 £438 £406
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.31% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £15.86 - £15.50
10th Percentile £15.04 - £14.75
90th Percentile £37.34 - £16.25
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% -

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in East Sussex

Virtual Machines
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Machines in East Sussex