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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 11 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 20 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.64% 4.88% 1.67%
As % of the System Software category 48.78% 30.77% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £464 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.97% +7.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.83 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +72.41%
VMware Infrastructure
Hampshire

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
41 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.81% 15.85% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 4
Median daily rate £464 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.97% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £170 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £390 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.93% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £16.20 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.80 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) WAN
3 16 (53.33%) DNS
3 16 (53.33%) LAN
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
5 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) MPLS
6 9 (30.00%) BGP
6 9 (30.00%) IPsec
6 9 (30.00%) OSPF
6 9 (30.00%) L2TP
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) RIP
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) vSphere
6 9 (30.00%) HSRP
7 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
8 7 (23.33%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) Juniper
8 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) Firewall
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (20.00%) F5
9 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
1 16 (53.33%) LAN
1 16 (53.33%) WAN
2 10 (33.33%) MPLS
3 9 (30.00%) BGP
3 9 (30.00%) HSRP
3 9 (30.00%) IPsec
3 9 (30.00%) L2TP
3 9 (30.00%) OSPF
3 9 (30.00%) RIP
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 5 (16.67%) SNMP
5 5 (16.67%) VoIP
6 3 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (6.67%) LDAP
7 2 (6.67%) PCoIP
7 2 (6.67%) SAN
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) AIX Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Facilities Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Architect
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) LPAR
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (3.33%) Server Building
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.67%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.67%) NFS
4 2 (6.67%) Samba
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.33%) GPFS
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
2 5 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) F5
4 6 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (20.00%) Symantec
5 5 (16.67%) Acronis
6 4 (13.33%) IBM
6 4 (13.33%) Veritas
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) Intel
8 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.67%) EMC
8 2 (6.67%) NETGEAR
9 1 (3.33%) BMC
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp
9 1 (3.33%) Sophos