The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 41 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% - 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 2.38% - 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £343
% change year-on-year -1.93% +13.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.63% +30.95%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 37 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 11.80% 7.51% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 12
Median daily rate £369 £550 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.95% +58.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.21% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Nottingham

vSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) vRealize

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware