Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 21 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 81 100
Rank change year-on-year -31 +19 -8
Contract jobs citing vSphere 4 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.71% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 1.55% 5.26% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £259 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.12% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £194 £301 £323
90th Percentile £339 £445 £442
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £259 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -39.12% +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 258 171 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.71% 13.42% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 87 90
Milton Keynes median daily rate £389 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.32% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £162 £205 £213
90th Percentile £494 £538 £489
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £11.49 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £59.75 £15.65 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +52.00% -21.88% +23.08%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vSphere in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Unix

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron