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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 47 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing vSphere 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.25% - 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 1.96% - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £388 £340
% change year-on-year -2.58% +13.97%  
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 51 43 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.94% 7.64% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 13
Median daily rate £363 £550 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.09% +63.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 17
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.30 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.60% -19.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £14.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -4.13% +4.10%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 1 - - 4
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottinghamshire 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 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:

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