Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 16 October 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +49
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.16% 0.67% -
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Northampton median daily rate - £338 -
Northamptonshire median daily rate - £338 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire 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 Northampton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 63 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.18% 8.02% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 24
Northampton median daily rate £400 £338 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +1.89% -8.62%
10th Percentile £228 £292 £110
90th Percentile £501 £438 £514
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £344 £300
% change year-on-year +16.36% +14.58% -12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Northampton median hourly rate £12.00 - £14.88
10th Percentile £11.38 - £11.31
90th Percentile £13.42 - £18.14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.13

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Northampton

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vSphere 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 Northampton region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (100.00%) VCP6
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VCP6
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware