The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - - 1.62%
As % of the System Software category - - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £44.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -63.00% +109.52%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4 7 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 4.12% 3.95% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £385 £350 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +89.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing vSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Middlesex

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware