Period
to 20 October 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 20 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 74 82
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 -13
Contract jobs citing vSphere 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.12% 0.22% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category 5.76% 1.75% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £388 £493 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.32% +31.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £335 £484 £338
90th Percentile £398 £501 £413
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +14.81% -10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 139 114 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 19.52% 12.47% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 75 80
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £380 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £193 £269 £306
90th Percentile £506 £560 £648
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +13.85% -18.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 16
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.26 £11.86 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% -13.73% +7.84%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £22.58 £37.60 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +14.46% -3.70% +8.00%

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 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 20 October 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 +6 8 £388 -21.32% 3
vSphere
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
5 2 (25.00%) Line Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) CommVault
5 2 (25.00%) Storage Management
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Network Design
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management

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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) CommVault
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam