The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 96 79 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.56% 3.88% 5.21%
As % of the System Software category 33.92% 29.15% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 51
Average daily rate
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£379 £365 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £20.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +47.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
283 271 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.43% 13.32% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 154 130
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 46
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.76 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hampshire region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hampshire region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -1 14 £370 -7.50%
Hook +1 13 £343 -11.94%
Farnborough +8 10 £300 -22.07% 4
Basingstoke +8 10 £413 +12.24% 3
Southampton -7 9 £340 -6.84% 6
Gosport +18 4 £450 -
Portsmouth +3 4 £390 +7.58%
Havant -2 3 £425 - 1
Andover +3 2 £338 -
Fareham -3 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 204 (100.00%) VMware
2 132 (64.71%) Windows
3 100 (49.02%) Security Cleared
4 86 (42.16%) Active Directory
5 77 (37.75%) Linux
6 76 (37.25%) Microsoft
7 73 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (30.88%) vSphere
9 59 (28.92%) SC Cleared
10 57 (27.94%) SAN
11 49 (24.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 49 (24.02%) SQL
12 43 (21.08%) PowerShell
13 40 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
14 39 (19.12%) Oracle
14 39 (19.12%) HP
15 33 (16.18%) Cisco
16 31 (15.20%) Perl
17 30 (14.71%) AIX
17 30 (14.71%) VMware ESX
18 29 (14.22%) Migration
18 29 (14.22%) Citrix
18 29 (14.22%) DV Cleared
19 27 (13.24%) Firewall
19 27 (13.24%) MS Excel
20 26 (12.75%) SQL Server
20 26 (12.75%) FCoE
20 26 (12.75%) Fibre Channel
21 25 (12.25%) Veritas
22 24 (11.76%) UNIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.37%) IIS
4 10 (4.90%) Apache
4 10 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.41%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.94%) Lync
8 5 (2.45%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.45%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.96%) MediaWiki
10 3 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 27 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.47%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) IaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.94%) SAN
2 27 (13.24%) Firewall
3 26 (12.75%) FCoE
3 26 (12.75%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (10.78%) iSCSI
5 19 (9.31%) DNS
6 17 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.90%) VPN
7 10 (4.90%) DHCP
8 9 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (4.41%) NAS
8 9 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (3.92%) NetScaler
9 8 (3.92%) IPsec
9 8 (3.92%) LAN
9 8 (3.92%) Internet
10 7 (3.43%) WAN
10 7 (3.43%) LDAP
11 6 (2.94%) SSL
12 5 (2.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.96%) MySQL
5 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (3.92%) MSI
2 7 (3.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.49%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.49%) NuGet
5 1 (0.49%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.49%) Juju
5 1 (0.49%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.49%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.49%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (5.39%) Finance
2 3 (1.47%) Military
2 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.49%) Retail
4 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (10.29%) Analyst
3 16 (7.84%) Consultant
4 14 (6.86%) Architect
4 14 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (6.37%) Developer
6 11 (5.39%) Administrator
6 11 (5.39%) Storage Engineer
7 10 (4.90%) Server Engineer
7 10 (4.90%) Test Specialist
8 9 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.41%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.92%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.43%) Security Analyst
10 7 (3.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (2.94%) Build Engineer
11 6 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) Middleware
2 8 (3.92%) XML
3 7 (3.43%) .NET
4 6 (2.94%) HTML
5 5 (2.45%) SAML
6 4 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.47%) CSS
7 3 (1.47%) XHTML
7 3 (1.47%) jQuery
7 3 (1.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (1.47%) HTML5
7 3 (1.47%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.98%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.98%) WPF
8 2 (0.98%) XSD
8 2 (0.98%) WinForms
8 2 (0.98%) JSF
9 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.84%) Clustering
2 14 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.37%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.92%) FlexPod
5 7 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.43%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (2.94%) AS400
7 4 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.96%) Replication
7 4 (1.96%) PKI
8 3 (1.47%) User Experience
8 3 (1.47%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.47%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.49%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.49%) PDA
10 1 (0.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 132 (64.71%) Windows
2 77 (37.75%) Linux
3 73 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (24.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (14.71%) AIX
7 24 (11.76%) UNIX
8 15 (7.35%) Windows 7
9 13 (6.37%) Windows Vista
9 13 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.41%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (4.41%) Solaris
11 7 (3.43%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (2.94%) VMS
13 5 (2.45%) CentOS
13 5 (2.45%) SUSE
14 4 (1.96%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.96%) HPUX
15 3 (1.47%) Android
15 3 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.22%) Migration
2 24 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (11.27%) Software Testing
4 18 (8.82%) ITIL
5 16 (7.84%) Configuration Management
6 15 (7.35%) Test Automation
7 12 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 11 (5.39%) Change Management
9 10 (4.90%) OO
9 10 (4.90%) Information Security
10 9 (4.41%) Content Management
10 9 (4.41%) Integration Testing
10 9 (4.41%) Performance Testing
10 9 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.92%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (3.92%) Network Design
11 8 (3.92%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (3.92%) Project Management
11 8 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.02%) SQL
2 43 (21.08%) PowerShell
3 31 (15.20%) Perl
4 20 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 14 (6.86%) VBScript
6 13 (6.37%) Java
7 10 (4.90%) PHP
8 9 (4.41%) C
9 8 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.94%) C#
10 6 (2.94%) C++
11 4 (1.96%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.96%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.96%) Korn
12 3 (1.47%) VBA
12 3 (1.47%) Python
13 2 (0.98%) REXX
13 2 (0.98%) Tcl
13 2 (0.98%) VB
13 2 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 100 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 59 (28.92%) SC Cleared
3 29 (14.22%) DV Cleared
4 20 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (6.86%) MCSE
7 11 (5.39%) VCP4
8 9 (4.41%) ISTQB
8 9 (4.41%) Degree
9 8 (3.92%) ISEB
9 8 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.96%) VCP5
10 4 (1.96%) CISSP
10 4 (1.96%) MCSA
11 3 (1.47%) MCITP
12 2 (0.98%) MCP
12 2 (0.98%) VCAP
12 2 (0.98%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.49%) CCNP
13 1 (0.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.94%) SLA
2 5 (2.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 86 (42.16%) Active Directory
2 63 (30.88%) vSphere
3 30 (14.71%) VMware ESX
4 23 (11.27%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.39%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.39%) vCloud
6 10 (4.90%) XenApp
7 5 (2.45%) Shibboleth
7 5 (2.45%) Postfix
8 4 (1.96%) XenServer
9 3 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.47%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (10.78%) SCCM
2 20 (9.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (4.90%) Puppet
4 9 (4.41%) SCOM
5 8 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (3.43%) vMotion
7 6 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (2.45%) Tivoli
8 5 (2.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (2.45%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.96%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.96%) Netcool
10 3 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.47%) LiteSpeed
10 3 (1.47%) ArcSight ESM
10 3 (1.47%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.98%) WMI
11 2 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 204 (100.00%) VMware
2 76 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 39 (19.12%) HP
3 39 (19.12%) Oracle
4 33 (16.18%) Cisco
5 29 (14.22%) Citrix
6 25 (12.25%) Veritas
7 23 (11.27%) McAfee
8 19 (9.31%) NetApp
9 18 (8.82%) Red Hat
10 16 (7.84%) 3PAR
11 15 (7.35%) Juniper
12 14 (6.86%) IBM
12 14 (6.86%) Lumension
13 12 (5.88%) EMC
13 12 (5.88%) CA
14 9 (4.41%) BMC
15 7 (3.43%) Brocade
15 7 (3.43%) CheckPoint
16 6 (2.94%) Symantec