The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 20 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.44% 0.87% 3.70%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 7.69% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.74% 11.30% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate £260 £290 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +10.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £188 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £360 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Clustering
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
4 5 (45.45%) Back Office
4 5 (45.45%) VBScript
4 5 (45.45%) VB
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
5 4 (36.36%) XenServer
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) IBM
7 2 (18.18%) Intel
7 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
7 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (45.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
1 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) VMS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
1 2 (18.18%) Customer Insight
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VBScript
1 5 (45.45%) VB
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (36.36%) XenServer
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Intel
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) IBM