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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.81% 4.00% 3.48%
As % of the System Software category 63.16% 26.32% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£390 £260 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £260 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £332 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.83 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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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
19 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.12% 15.20% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 8
Average daily rate £390 £260 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +46.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £165 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Average hourly rate £47.83 £12.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+298.58% -56.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) HSRP
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) IPsec
5 6 (50.00%) LAN
5 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) RIP
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (50.00%) MPLS
5 6 (50.00%) OSPF
5 6 (50.00%) BGP
5 6 (50.00%) L2TP
5 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (41.67%) CCNA
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) vSphere
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (16.67%) Replication
9 2 (16.67%) SCCM
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
1 6 (50.00%) RIP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) MPLS
1 6 (50.00%) OSPF
1 6 (50.00%) BGP
1 6 (50.00%) L2TP
1 6 (50.00%) IPsec
1 6 (50.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Juju
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (8.33%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat