Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 80 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 -2
Contract jobs citing vSphere 11 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.27% 0.11% 1.34%
As % of the System Software category 8.46% 0.90% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £360 £338 £212
90th Percentile £501 £413 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £15.50
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £15.50

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 Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 130 111 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 15.03% 12.63% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 58 29
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £269 £320 £159
90th Percentile £573 £600 £490
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 25
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.40 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.00 £9.70
90th Percentile £35.68 £21.52 £16.05
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.40 £13.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year -9.82% +5.77% -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Nottingham

vSphere
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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Nottingham

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

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
2 9 (81.82%) Hyper-V
2 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) EMC VNX
3 7 (63.64%) EMC VMAX
3 7 (63.64%) EMC VPLEX
3 7 (63.64%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 7 (63.64%) HP Storage
3 7 (63.64%) 3PAR
3 7 (63.64%) Replication
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 2 (18.18%) .NET Core
8 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (18.18%) Splunk
8 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API

vSphere
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) Converged Networks
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) EMC Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) HP Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Core
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 7 (63.64%) EMC VMAX
2 7 (63.64%) EMC VNX
2 7 (63.64%) HP Storage
2 7 (63.64%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) 3PAR
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk