Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 19 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 20 23
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 2 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.65% 7.74% 3.78%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% 37.68% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 2
Portsmouth median daily rate - £464 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +65.71% -
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £340
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £49.46 -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £49.46 £28.75
% change year-on-year - +72.03% -32.35%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 52 69 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 16.77% 20.54% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 13
Portsmouth median daily rate £363 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +33.85% +25.00%
10th Percentile £116 £238 £158
90th Percentile £408 £516 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +1.33% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 9
Portsmouth median hourly rate £41.50 £44.46 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -7.05% +97.24%
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -11.69% -7.81% +8.47%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Portsmouth

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Portsmouth

vSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VCDX
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) VCP6
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) VMware Specialist
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) VCDX
1 2 (100.00%) VCP6
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware