Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 36
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category - 3.57% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Ipswich median daily rate - £288 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.18% +76.32%
Suffolk median daily rate - £288 £335
% change year-on-year - -14.18% +76.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 13.39% 9.36% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 18
Ipswich median daily rate £265 £420 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.90% +34.40% +53.37%
10th Percentile £79 £194 £225
90th Percentile £558 £588 £501
Suffolk median daily rate £250 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -31.03% +11.54% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Ipswich median hourly rate - - £10.75
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £11.50

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Ipswich

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Ipswich

vSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere in Ipswich.

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Ipswich