Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 18 June 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 68 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -7
Contract jobs citing vSphere 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.14% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% 0.98% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £388 - £325
10th Percentile £281 - £303
90th Percentile £446 - £368
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +14.81% +3.85% +51.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.43 - -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 136 102 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 15.49% 12.67% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 63 44
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% +61.54%
10th Percentile £241 £211 £180
90th Percentile £603 £538 £659
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +4.83% +3.57% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 19
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.11 £10.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -23.21% -6.67%
10th Percentile £9.30 £9.94 £8.50
90th Percentile £15.80 £12.93 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.40 £12.23 £13.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -9.44% -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Nottinghamshire

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Nottinghamshire

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vSphere in Nottinghamshire

vSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Nottinghamshire

vSphere
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Nottingham 0 10 £388 - 4
vSphere
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Office 365
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) Veeam
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) CISSP
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
7 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Local Government
7 2 (20.00%) Network Design

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SABSA Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) SABSA
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault