Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 26 July 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing vSphere 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 4.58% -
As % of the System Software category - 21.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Worcestershire median daily rate - £400 -
West Midlands median daily rate £281 £400 £281
% change year-on-year -29.69% +42.22% -3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.75 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.63% -18.33% +122.22%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14 33 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 18.92% 21.57% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 16
Worcestershire median daily rate £250 £325 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +64.56% -37.30%
10th Percentile £180 £158 £112
90th Percentile £305 £415 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £338
% change year-on-year +2.56% +15.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Worcestershire median hourly rate £29.75 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.94% -23.81% +47.37%
10th Percentile £16.43 £11.55 £10.05
90th Percentile £42.08 £20.05 £40.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.34 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.31% -13.33% +11.11%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Worcestershire

vSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vSphere in Worcestershire