Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 May 2019 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 37 26
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.71% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category - 7.69% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Slough median daily rate - £338 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.18% +15.60%
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £338 £500
% change year-on-year +25.93% -32.50% +31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £19.38 -

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 Slough with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 45 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 16.19% 9.29% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 13
Slough median daily rate £475 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -0.69% +2.84%
10th Percentile £354 £183 £195
90th Percentile £561 £465 £508
Berkshire median daily rate £440 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +5.07% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +29.03% -31.11%
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.32 £18.11 £23.58
% change year-on-year +150.23% -23.20% +52.13%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Slough

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Slough

vSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for vSphere in Slough