Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for vMotion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vMotion over the 6 months to 9 December 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.

VMware vSphere vMotion
England > North West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 - 216
Rank change year-on-year - +216 +36
Contract jobs citing vMotion 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.084% - 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
North West median daily rate £138 - £363
10th Percentile £107 - £329
90th Percentile £164 - £486
England median daily rate £400 £388 £381
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.64% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £11.75 - -
England median hourly rate £11.75 £16.63 -
% change year-on-year -29.34% - -

vMotion is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 806 602 658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.54% 10.68% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 394 407
North West median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £262 £252 £202
90th Percentile £650 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 28 19
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +5.41% +54.17%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.35 £12.58
90th Percentile £53.00 £43.23 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.26 £20.73
% change year-on-year +1.42% -16.76% +3.65%

vMotion
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing vMotion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for vMotion in the North West

vMotion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vMotion in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for vMotion in the North West

vMotion
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vMotion within the North West region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Manchester - 5 £138 -
vMotion
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vMotion also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for vMotion.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Lotus
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) vRealize
1 5 (100.00%) Xerox
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 5 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
1 5 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup

vMotion
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Lotus
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Xerox