The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Portsmouth region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 16 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.71% 2.52% 5.61%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 12.50% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
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£363 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +19.44%
System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.11% 20.17% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Average daily rate £363 £95 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+281.57% -70.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £90 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £213 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Terminal Services
3 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (83.33%) XenServer
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Military
7 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) MCSE
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Terminal Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 10 (83.33%) XenServer
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) HP