Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 17 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - +35 -3
Contract jobs citing vSphere 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 0.66% - 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Hounslow median daily rate £325 - -
West London median daily rate £340 £545 £377
% change year-on-year -37.61% +44.75% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 Hounslow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 11.96% 10.13% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 11
Hounslow median daily rate £525 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +13.10% +5.33%
10th Percentile £218 £138 £263
90th Percentile £680 £525 £538
West London median daily rate £475 £407 £350
% change year-on-year +16.71% +16.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Hounslow median hourly rate £13.50 £25.75 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.57% +36.39% -58.04%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.93 £18.00
90th Percentile £14.25 £140.93 £22.25
West London median hourly rate £18.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.61% - +13.79%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Hounslow

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Hounslow

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Feltham - 2 £325 -
vSphere
West London

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam